It is said that the book disappears; I think that this is impossible. Jorge Luis Borges
The library is an educational, scientific, information and cultural-educational structural unit of the National Metallurgical Academy of Ukraine. The work of the library is aimed at creating conditions for fruitful scientific, educational and practical activities of students, teachers, administrative and scientific and technical personnel of the Academy. In its activity, the library is guided by the provisions of the Constitution of Ukraine, the laws of Ukraine "On Education", "On the Library and Library Affairs", regulations and documents on the library business of the governing bodies of higher educational institutions of Ukraine, "Model Provisions for a Higher Library educational institution of the Ministry of Education of Ukraine ".
General methodical guidance of the library is carried out by the Scientific and Methodic Commission of the Ministry of Education and Science, Youth and Sports of Ukraine, regional and regional methodological councils of university libraries. Every year about 13 thousand readers are served, the book issue is more than 600 thousand copies.
Readers are served by 3 subscription cards, 2 reading rooms, a reference bibliographic department and a mass work department. The library also has 2 branches: a branch of the library of the Nikopol faculty and the Krivoy Rog metallurgical faculty. The library's book stock is multi-branch and is about 500 thousand copies. It is manned with literature on metallurgy, machine building, chemical technology, economics, information technology, social sciences, and fiction.
The readers are served by subscribers of educational literature (the library's new building, on the 1st floor), scientific and technical literature (room 259), fiction (room 417A), student's reading room (room 417), room scientific literature and periodicals (new building of the library, 2nd floor).
The library of NMetAU, as obligatory structural subdivision of higher educational establishment, functions from 1930. She is founded on the base of library of metallurgical faculty of mountain institute after his converting into a metallurgical institute. First years of existence a library consisted of two parts - are libraries daily and evening separations. From 1932 library employees submitted to the administrative deputy on educational part, and employment came true to direction of labour exchange.
In the state of library 15 - 17 persons worked at first, managing with 1934 - V.N. Zlatina (Ipatenkova). Worked under her guidance M.I Gureeva, L.B.Umanskaya, E.B. Globinova (Kuul), M.A. Lipnitskaya, N. Bulavintseva, D.L.Suhaya and other. With development of institute, for their providing library composition broadened the increase of amount of disciplines and textbooks as basic provider of the methodical providing: positions of bibliographer, classifier, cataloguer, librarian II and I of digits, bookbinder appeared. The reading-room of research workers began work. The cabinet of the diploma planning completing of that engaged V.N. Zlatina was open in 1936.
Organization of work of institution of higher learning libraries came true in obedience to by "Model position about the library of higher educational establishment" from 1936. From October, 1940 library advice, organized at a library, monthly examined questions on completing, library and bibliographic work. In the complement of advice entered: professors A.N. Pohvisnev (chairman), A.P. Chekmarev and S.I. Telniyy, associate professors of N.P. Kublanov, Е.А. Dani-chek, К.F. Starodubov, I.V. Radchenko.
On the state on 1941 there were about 300 thousand copiesin the book fund of library. Almost all of them were destroyed as a result of fascist occupation.
Renewal of fund began after liberation of Dnipropetrovsk, the libraries of entirecountry gave help and already in 1943 the library of metallurgical institute again began to serve readers.
| In the period of 1943-1946 headed a library to Shevchenko Е.P., with 1946 for 1952 - Uman L.B., and with 1952 for 1988 – Ganzerovskaya E.G., participant of battle actions of Great Patriotic war, which was awarded two Orders of the Patriotic War I and II degrees and other awards of the Motherland.
The next stage of development of library began in 1952. There ceivabless of educational literature increased due to state assignations. As a result a book fund increased to 137325 copies, responsibility for his safety lay down on the shoulders of employees.
In 60s certificate-bibliographic work developed actively, informative activity broadened. In particular, popular were the thematic viewing of literature, reader conferences. From 1960 by the department of bibliography the course of bibliography was bibliography was inculcated for students 2 and 3 courses.
The new student reading-room of scientific literature and periodicals appeared in 1968, was actively completed, including by foreign periodicals (71 name of magazines from 9 countries).
In course of time for the comfortable placing of editions there was a necessity for expansion of library area, in this connection in 1993 to subscription of educational literature a new apartment was given in 340 м2, and a becoming free place is used for valuable work of subscription of scientific literature and periodicals.
For 33 considerably the amount of library visitors grew from 3625 persons in 1953 to 10497 persons in 1985.
The librarystate in 1980 made 49 workers. Accordingly, subdivision gets a ІІ category, and position of manager was sub-stituted by position of library director.
Library branches worked also in other cities, in particular library of the Nikopol-general technical faculty (1964-1987), library of the Zaporozhye evening faculty (1966-1975), and library of the Krivoyrogsky metallurgical faculty (1962-2011), a methodical help appeared that by the main library of institution of higher learning.
Thematic reviews of literature in the ZSNL Student Reading Room The lesson with students is conducted by Fahrutdinova S.N.
In a summer period the library of health-sporting camp worked "Friendship". Addition to the book fund proceeded and in 70-80s on the average on 30 thousand copies annually. Since 1988, the director of the library is S.N. Fahrutdinova.
The staff of the library with the director E.G. Gantserovskoy in the center. 1980 Director Fahrutdinova S.N. with the staff of the library. 1988
The mini version of library information system "IRBIS" works from 2004, creation of electronic catalog proceeds.
By a momentous event in 2012 opening of new housing of library became for a library and her workers, on the floors of that subscription of educational literature, a reading room for scientific literature and periodicals, a reference and bibliographic department and a department for cultural and educational work.
Subscription of educational literature Library staff in a new building. 2012 The subscription of fiction
Reading room of scientific literature and periodicals Reference and bibliographic department Student reading room
For today, the library's book stock is 477886 copies. Now there are 25 people in the staff of the library. The library is an important educational, scientific-information and cultural-educational unit of the Academy.
For success in organizing the library business and promoting the book, the library and its employees were repeatedly encouraged by letters and gratitude to the governing bodies and academy: 12 workers received letters of commendation and gratitude from the Ministry of Education of Ukraine, L.N. Fedenko and L.P. Kovaleva awarded the badge "Excellent worker of education of Ukraine".
The collective of the library in the foyer of the cultural and educational department. 2014
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