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Figures for the years 2005-2011.

Now the National Library of Russia houses 35 718 000 items.

  in 2005 in 2006 in 2007 in 2008 in 2009 in 2010 in 2011
Total number of items34 510 15934 763 50035 067 50035 358 00035 718 00036 027 40036 36 476 000

Collection development

Items acquired:
       
Books and booklets282 250 274 500261 700244 200296 700285 800242 600
Journal issues 155 000151 600157 000148 500150 300138 600143 500
Other serial issues 4 6504 0004 1005 1005 0005 1005 100
Newspaper titles 516 300 469 800 505 500 516 200524 300 495 500
Newspaper sets 10 435 8 900 7 300 6 1007 10010 100 7 800
Other publication titles 16 900 16 600 13 800 18 20015 80016 700
Microfilm titles 2 100 400 500 5 6002 200 5 400 1 300

Services available for users

Reader services:
       

Reader passes issued

39 473

36 800

71 400

53 300

40 300

34 000

27 900
Visits to the reading rooms
1 292 550

1 197 500

1 149 900

1 143 500

1093 100

1007 500

966 000
Items consulted in the reading rooms
10 722 406

9 331 600

8 880 800

8 797 800

8 182 400

7 206 400

6 343 800

Use of the Library's websites:
      
Successful requests for pages22 987 09632 223 69133 789 03639 970 69352 463 94366 236 35356 734 293
Individual users visited our websites:1 748 0732 626 0203 843 0523 775 8144 653 369 4 657 396 4 658 194

Documents supplied:
         
- xerocopies 1 894 295 1 829 500 1 545 800 1 497 2001 250 000963 900811 600
- photocopies   10 900 4 800 3 5001 700900
- didital copies   17 000 22 700 38 20039 10055 80066 000

Bibliographical services:
          

Requests for information received by the Library's specialist information services

450 379

486 700

460 000

470 700

547 700

580 600

577 500
Bibliographical lists 5 10 9 8 10 8 0
Bibliographical researches
69

71

64

74

70

63
69

Loan service:
         
Libraries - members of interlibrary loan system:
569

721

738

691

679

645

684

Exhibitions, tours, lectures:
        

Topical exhibitions

422

443

462

436

467

520

546
Exhibitions of recent acquisitions
943

872

936

828

839

810

854
Guided tours:
724

695

813

781

659

898

860
Lectures, reports, reader conferences
316

317

356

385

337

371

400

Research work

Research conferences held

17

22

18

20

25

19

17
Participation in research conferences
55

61

53

50

58

57

57

Scholarly works published

48

48

48

50

47

46

46

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