The library was founded in 1970 as a library of the Geography Sector (later Branch) of the Institute of Geophysics of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. Modern name - the library of the Institute of Geography of the NAS of Ukraine - since 1991, when on the basis of the Department of Geography of the Institute of Geophysics. SI. Subbotin was established Institute of Geography, Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

As of 01.01.2018, the Library Fund totals 33,226 copies, incl. documents in foreign languages ​​- 6 043 copies, books and brochures - 16 575 copies, periodicals - 13 622 copies, cartographic editions - 725 copies, dissertations - 335 copies, abstracts of dissertations - 1 847 copies. The exchange fund totals 462 copies.

The library stock is completed with literature on physical and socio-economic geography, namely: publications in landscape science, geomorphology, paleogeography, cartography, socio-geographical research, environmental protection, nature management and sustainable (balanced) development, etc.

The library has the necessary reference and bibliographic apparatus: catalogs, bibliographic files, incl. file of scientific works of the Institute's employees (since 1970), sectoral and universal reference, encyclopedic and bibliographic publications.

Electronic catalogs of books, abstracts, dissertations and periodicals have been created - a total of 30 162 entries. The electronic catalogs are presented on the library page of the web site of the Institute of Geography of the NAS of Ukraine and on the site of the National Library of Ukraine named after V.I. Vernadsky.

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