Department of Interlibrary Interaction and Library Technology
Head: Ekaterina V. Medvedeva
Location: The Old Building, 3rd floor, Room 62.
History of the the methodological service is closely related to the emergence and development of the methodological activities of the Research Library. Its development reflects the real needs of the library practice and includes the following steps:
In 1952 the Library organized an academic seminar for discussing methodological issues of library work.
In 1966 the Library established a methodological room within the Scientific and Bibliographic Office. There were methodological literature and documentation, developed by the Library divisions.
In 1971 the Library organized the Scientific-Methodical Department which operated for 27 years until 1998. In 1998 it was transformed into a division of scientific-methodical work and sociological research.
In 2014 the Library established the Interlibrary Interaction and Library Technology Office based on this division.
Among the users of the Office there are specialists of the TSU Library and other Tomsk libraries, students of TSU Department of Library and Information Activities, Institute of Culture and Arts. The book collection of the Office includes more than 700 copies of the most recently published documents and materials dedicated to librarianship and related areas, as well as to professional periodicals, and organizational and technological library documentation.
Services for librarians: