Some Library Statistics
The total Library stock
is just over 3 340 000 items including under 50 000 items on microfilm
and microfiche and near 500 items in electronic form. We hold more than 5 000 Kharkiv University theses.
The Library subscribes to more than 600 current serials.
Seating is provided
for near 800 readers.
The Library provides a service to over 50 000 borrowers, and over 1 100 000 items are issued on loan each year.
The readers have 11 reading halls and 7 book loan sections at their disposal. The service performed
is specialized according to the categories of readers, branch of science
and type of the literature needed.
The Library has 5 specialized reading rooms undergraduate and graduate level, the room for scholars, reading rooms of foreign literature, periodicals, ancient publications.
The Reference and bibliography division contains more than 50 000 local and overseas encyclopedia, reference books, dictionaries and bibliographical publications.
There is Internet public access center in the Library.