Science-technical library of the Institute of Irrigated Agriculture of NAAS was founded in 1889 at the basis of the leading scientific-research institution of the South ogf Ukraine.
The library fund is multidisciplinary, with literature on Agricultural Production, Plant Science, Agriculture, Agricultural Melioration, Soil Science, Forage Production, Vegetable Growing and other agricultural branches of science.
There are more than 133000 copies in the fund, which contains books, scientific works collections, methodological recommendations, dissertations, periodical issues, manuscripts and electronic materials of the native and foreign publishers. You may get acquainted with new literature at the continuously working exhibitions: “New Books”, “New Periodicals”, “Scientific Works of the Institute Workers”, “Agrarian Science to Production”, “Help to the Specialists”.
Not only common issues are represented at the Library. There are rare issues of the past historical periods and significant stages in the history of our and other countries. Especially valuable books with little issues of the pre-revolution period, period of the Ukrainian Revolution 1917-1920, pre-war period 1921-1941, period of German occupation and reconstruction (1941-1948) are represented there. There are issues connected with names of the famous agrarian scientists, which have made significant input in developments of science.
The integrative bibliography system “IRBIS” is applied in the Library. The system meets international requirements to the modern librarian systems and maintains all the librarian traditions. Electronic catalog is an integral part of the Library. It is an analogue of the printed one, but with more capacities to search.
The source of the database accession is introduction of new revenues (books, analytical description of articles and periodicals, scientific works collections, authors’ abstracts).
The directory of catalogs and cards, which are in the reading-room of the library, provides access to the librarian fund:
• Alphabetical catalog (for readers)
• Systematical catalog (for readers)
• Electronic catalog
System of the catalogs contains:
• Catalog of periodicals
• Catalog of scientific works of the Institute workers (including dissertations and authors’ abstracts)
• Alphabetical catalog of foreign literature
• Systematical card catalog of articles
• Card catalog by the local knowledge
• Card catalog by the subject
Proceedings of the International scientific-practical online conference of young scientists “Scientific and practical bases of formation of innovative agrotechnologies – the newest approaches of young scientists” from May 19, 2020
Proceedings of the round table dedicated to the World Soil Day “Scientific support and practical experience of soil-preserving agriculture” dated November 28, 2019
Proceedings of the International Scientific and Practical Internet Conference “Modern developments in the agricultural sector – agricultural science” dated September 21, 2019 dedicated to the 95th anniversary of the famous scientist-agrochemist, Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Professor, Honored Worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine Filipev Ivan Davidovich
Proceedings of the International Scientific and Practical Conference of Young Scientists “Innovative Developments in Agriculture – Scientific Research of Youth” dated May 16, 2019
Proceedings of the round table “Ground resources: their role in preserving ecosystems and ensure human well-being” of December 6, 2018
Proceedings of the All-Ukrainian scientific-practical Internet conference “Achievements of domestic agricultural science: history, current status and prospects for development” from November 15, 2018
Proceedings of the All-Ukrainian scientific-practical conference “Innovative technologies for growing winter and spring cereals, industrial and leguminous crops on irrigated and non-irrigated lands” dated May 31, 2018
Proceedings of the International scientific-practical conference “Innovative youth development – modern agriculture” from May 15, 2018
Proceedings of the International scientific-practical Internet conference “Innovative technologies and drugs in the system of organic farming of the Steppe” from March 6, 2018
Proceedings of the International scientific-practical Internet conference “Status and prospects of development of selection in the context of climate change” dated February 23, 2018
Proceedings of the All-Ukrainian scientific-practical conference “Innovative technologies for growing crops in climate change” from August 23, 2017