Postcard: Khazar University Library Information Centre, Azerbaijan

Today’s postcard comes to us from Gulshan Mehdiyeva the Head of the Library Information Center at Khazar University in Azerbaijan: Khazar University holds the largest library collection among private universities and the largest collection in the English language in Azerbaijan. Khazar University Library Information Center (LIC) collects printed and electronic materials in Azerbaijani, English, Russian, Turkish, Arabic, Persian, […]

Postcard from the Russian State Library

Today’s post comes to us from Irina Boldyreva, Chief Librarian of Foreign LIS and International Library Relations Department at the Russian State Library. The Russian State Library is one of the three national libraries of the Russian Federation. The library was founded in 1862 by the order of Emperor Alexander II. It was the first free […]

Postcard from ADA University Library in Azerbaijan

Today’s postcard comes to us from Vafa Mammadova at the ADA University Library in Azerbaijan:  Synthesis of Modernity and Comfort ADA University Library is one of the unique libraries in the region for its structure and for implementing the cutting-edge library-information technologies to meet the information needs of students, faculty and staff of the university. It is the […]

Postcard from Nova Scotia, Canada

Our Canadian Country Ambassador, Cate Carlyle works in the Curriculum Resource Centre at the Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia and has sent us this quick description and  some stunning photographs to enjoy: The Curriculum Resource Centre (CRC) is a specialized education resource library which primarily serves the Mount Saint Vincent University’s Faculty […]

Postcard from the Public Library of Olvera, Spain

Today’s postcard was sent to us by Remedios Palma from the Public Library of Olvera in Cádiz, Spain: Our town has 9000 habitants, and our objective is customers perceive the library as a modern and innovative institution in which to receive what they need and in which you can relax. We live in 2015, the library […]

Postcard from Echuca, Australia

Today’s postcard comes from the ILN’s Ambassador for Australia, Jenny Mustey:     You know I can’t resist the opportunity of showcasing our beautiful library and views at Echuca.  I have taken a couple of shots from each end of the building that faces the Murray River, Aquatic Reserve and Port of Echuca.  They were […]

Postcard from Odesa National Research M. Gorky Library, Ukraine

Today’s postcard was sent to us by Nataliya Dyba from Odesa National Research M. Gorky Library (Ukraine): Today M.Gorky Library with its 20 departments and more than 200 staff is a leading research library of Ukraine, nation-wide storehouse of full repertoire of national book printing; regional universal depository; branch institution of the scientific information on […]

Postcard from Melbourne, Australia

Today’s postcard was sent to us by Jenny Brosnan from Yarra Libraries in Melbourne Australia: This is the building I work in. It’s the old Fitzroy Town Hall, located in Napier Street Fitzroy, Melbourne, Australia. It is a blue stone building in the Classical style of Victorian architecture built between 1863 and 1890. Originally the Library […]

Postcard from Zeka Youth Center for Intellectual Development and Creativity Center, Azerbaijan

Today’s post comes to us from Hasan Hasanov from the Zeka Youth Center for intellectual Development and Creativity Center in Azerbaijan: Our Library is supplied with the latest technologies _ IPads and bookreaders,in addition to the publications covering a variety of areas at “Zeka” Youth Center for Intellectual Development and Creativity Center/Library is resources center consisting of 7000 books […]