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Figures for the years 2010-2016.

Now the National Library of Russia houses 37 890 000 items.


848
  in 2010 in 2011 in 2012 in 2013 in 2014 in 2015 in 2016
Total number of items36 027 00036 476 50036 946 00037 112 00037 389 00037 761 00037 890 000

Collection development

Items acquired:
       
Books and booklets285 800 242 600301 800301 000249 700206 800232 100
Journal issues138 600143 500141 900147 400137 800131 700132 800
Other serial issues5 1005 1005 9007 4008 5007 3007 800
Newspaper titles 516 900495 500461 800569 900398 100 363 300
Newspaper sets 10 100 7 800 5 100 6 300 7 200 9 300 8 100
Other publication titles 16 700 48 000 9 100 17 20015 00011 60019 900
Microfilm titles 5 400 1 300 5 200 1 2004 800 5 000 400

Services available for users

Reader services:
       

Issued library cards

34 000

27 900

31 400

30 500

29 200

31 300

31 800
Visits to the reading rooms
1 007 500

966 000

886 400

876 600

872 000

1210 900

820 000
Items consulted in the reading rooms
7 206 400

6 343 800

6 700 400

6 357 900

6 180 000

5 593 000

5 378 500

Use of the Library's websites:
      
Individual users visited our websites:4 657 4004 658 2005 121 8006 553 0007 016 700 10 915 700 9 993 100

Documents supplied:
           
- xerocopies 963 900811 600761 800 588 500 435 900 393 500 252 700
- digital copies 56 700 66 100 64 100 77 100671 000417 400445 400

Bibliographical services:
          

Responses to inquiries received from visitors

363 100

343 700

457 600

494 900

450 200

429 000

458 500

Responses to queries received by
e-mail

217 500

233 900

212 000

236 000

230 000

234 900

241 800
Bibliographical reviews
63

69

64

53

53

55

72

Loan service:
         
Libraries - members of interlibrary loan system:
645

684

736

622

626

618

594

Exhibitions, tours, lectures:
        

Topical exhibitions

520

545

638

599

591

581

531
Exhibitions of recent acquisitions
810

854

862

788

829

768
Guided tours:
898

860

941

1060

1499

1299

1302
Lectures, reports, reader conferences
371

400

322

270

263

253

227

Research work

Research conferences held

19

17

13

22

25

37

23
Participation in research conferences
57

57

71

52

81

93

72
Consultations
521

549

584

567

514

568

536

Titles of scholarly works published

46

46

42

36

15

15

10

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