About the Library

Sumy State University Library (SumDU Library) is a modern high-tech information system, that includes: the Central Library, 4 Institutes’ Libraries, 4 College Libraries, 36 University Departments’ Libraries, 9 Libraries at SumDU Distance Learning Centers.

Library Facts & Figures:

SumDU Libraries have more than 3 million documents from various fields of knowledge, including:

Patents and Certificates – 1.5 million units

Books – 1 million units

➠ Digital resources – 0.15 million documents

Other printed publications – 0.4 million units

The Library collection consists of more than 400 thousand documents’ titles, of which:

Educational publications – 45%

Scientific publications – 40%

Fiction and rare editions – 15%.

There are publications in 24 foreign languages, which comprise more than 5of the Library fund.

Approximately 30 thousand printed and electronic documents are added to the collection annually. The readers can get books from more than 50 public and academic libraries on the Inter-library Loan (ILL).

Comfortable reading rooms provide open access to printed and electronic collections. There are spaces for individual and group work,  Wi-Fi access, computers, copying and printing facilities at SumDU Libraries.

SumDU Libraries provide over 100 journal and magazine subscriptions, as well as access to domestic and international databases and antiplagiarism systems yearly. 

24/7 remote access to more than 700 thousand bibliographic descriptions and 70 thousand electronic documents is provided via Electronic Catalogue

The Library administrates the Electronic Sumy State University Institutional Repository (eSSUIR) that accumulates, systematizes and provides open access to the intellectual products of the University community. By now, the Repository includes more than 70 thousand documents.

Sumy State University Library
Rymskoho-Korsakova str., 2,
40007, Ukraine, Sumy

  +38 (0542) 33-10-39
  info@library.sumdu.edu.ua

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