Please note that from February 2 to February 27, 2022 the RSLYA temporarily suspends access of users to the library premises and works in a limited mode. You can pre-order books using our and then take them home. Services for users are provided only at the library’s lobby.
When you have found the books you need in the electronic catalogue on the library website, you can immediately reserve them (make a pre-order).
You will receive the confirmation of your booking via email. You can pick up the books within 3 days after confirmation both at the parcel locker and directly from the librarians in the lobby.
You can register and get a library card via My Account by filling in the user form. After that, you will also have access to the book pre-ordering service on our website.
All returned books will be “quarantined” under special conditions for at least 72 hours before reaching your hands.
In addition, using on the library website, registered users can track the return dates for books they have taken and get access to the library's electronic resources. Among them:
Litres.ru electronic library system with an access from mobile devices and browser;
Electronic library systems with an access from browser (, , , );
Remote databases of periodicals (, , , ). .
Publications on young people issues are located in the open access in the electronic library of the Russian State Library for Young Adults .
Public events, lectures, club meetings and workshops are in online mode only.