Copy Services

Electronic Document Delivery Service

With the Electronic Document Delivery Service, you can request electronic copies (digital scans) of printed items from the Library collections, including newspapers, music, cartographic and illustrative materials.

Copy Service Department

The Copy Service  Department of the National Library of Russia offers photocopying, scanning, microfilming and printing services.

With our Copy Service, you can request copies of materials from the Library collections, excluding  manuscripts, rare and valuable items.  You can also use this service to order copies of your materials, including microfilms and microfiches. Researchers, who require copies from the Manuscripts Collection, need to consult Conditions of Use of the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Remote users can make orders  by email: ovo-chief@nlr.ru

When using our Library,  you can photocopy, scan and print  items at Copy Service Desks at each library locations:

Services:

1. Photocopying Library or Customer's Materials.
Available print sizes are А4-А3.

  • Photocopying allows for enlarging or reducing the size of the copied pages (double-pages) to the A4 or A3 print size.
  • Frigle or damaged, rare and valuable items as well as large  bound editions of  size  bigger  than A4 may NOT be photocopied. We also won't photocopy materials with bindings that do not permit items to be opened fully and laid flat.
  • Frigle, rare and valuable items as well as oversized bound editions are available only for scanning. If necessary, a digital image of the original can be printed in А4-А3 format.

2. Scanning Library or Customer's Materials.
Original format may vary between А4 and А0. We can provide colour digital images as well as black & white electronic copies.

  • Digital documents (fragments of documents) may be printed on paper. Available print sizes are А4-А3.

3. Scanning Library or Customer's Microfilms and Microfiches

  • Scanned microfilms and microfiches may be printed on paper. Available print sizes are А4-А3.

4. Microfilming Library or Customer's Materials.
Original format may vary between А4 and А0.

  • Copies of microfilms are made only from existing negative microfilms.

5. Copying Existing Electronic Documents from our Digital Library .

  • Electronic documents (fragments) from our Digital Library, not restricted by copyright law, may be printed on paper. Available print sizes are А4-А3.

6. Copying Digital Documents and Images to CDs and DVDs.

7. E-mailing Digitized Documents to the Customer.

8. Mailing Microfilms, CDs or DVDs and Photocopies to the Customer.

Please contact the Copy Service for a price quote.

Contact us:

Address: 191069, 18, Sadovaya Street
Telephone: +7(812) 310-98-46
E-mailovo-chief@nlr.ru
Head of the the Copy Service Department: Igor Konyaev

 

Location Maps

Copy Services

Main Building Copy Desk

Krylov House Copy Desk

New Building Copy Desk

Copy Desk in the Building on the Fontanka Embankment


The Library is open
Monday—Friday from 9:00 to 21:00;
Saturday, Sunday from 11:00 to 19:00.


The Library is closed on public holidays and last Tuesday of each month.
On pre-holidays, the Library is open from 9:00 to 16:00.