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As a reward for a conscientious attitude to work, study and active participation in educational activities, adolescents from the Tyumen educational colony visited the Tyumen Regional Library named after V.I. DI. Mendeleev and the branch of the Presidential Library. B.N. Yeltsin. Four juvenile convicts were given the right to spend one day outside the colony.

During the excursion around the library, teenagers got acquainted with the periodicals hall, reading rooms, modern technical equipment and educational exhibitions, and also were able to visit the hall for the restoration and repair of books. The specialists told the pupils that the requirements for the restoration of each book are individual. They are set depending on the value of the publication, its uniqueness, circulation, number of copies, type of publication, possibility of acquisition, degree of destruction, and teenagers also saw special equipment for professional restoration of book publications.

Currently, the Tyumen Regional Scientific Library named after D.I. Mendeleev is the largest regional cultural, information, research center on the organization and development of librarianship, a universal state book depository, the library’s funds number more than 2.6 million storage units in paper and electronic media.

Branch of the Presidential Library. B.N. Yeltsin is a full-fledged structural unit of the Presidential Library. It is located on the second floor of the Tyumen Regional Library named after D.I. Mendeleev and works in close cooperation with the structural divisions of the Tyumen Regional Scientific Library.

Readers are served in the electronic reading room at 102 automated workstations, including 12 multimedia booths. Each user of the reading room in Tyumen gets access to the resources of the Presidential Library. For this, a communication channel Tyumen – St. Petersburg was organized, the software was installed, which is standard for the halls of the Presidential Library.

The inmates of the correctional institution were delighted with the interior of the library, modern equipment and the professionalism of the staff.

Press service of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Tyumen Region

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