Current Periodicals Room

Current Periodicals Room
Current Periodicals Room


Opening Hours:

Monday — Friday:   9:00 to 21:00;
Saturday, Sunday: 11:00 to 19:00.

Number of seats : 131 (of these, 4 have PCs)

Contact us: 

Telephone: +7(812) 415-97-33
Address: 165/2, Moskovsky Prospekt, Saint Petersburg

Where to find us: Ground Floor Plan


The room  provides open access to the universalc over the past 10 years.This is a spacious  room of superior comfort: here you can read items at the table or sit comfortably directly near the shelf. The colection, housed in the Current Periodicals Room, amounts to 80 thousand copies.

Visitors are invited to consult a chronicle of journal articles since 1926; some reference publications, encyclopedias, bibliographic manuals; central and local newspapers for the current year.

Please note that the publications of the Russian journals and serials published from 1755 through1950 are temporarily unavailable.





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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.