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Russian State Library

national public library in Moscow, Russia

Coordinates: 55°45′07″N 37°36′35″E / 55.75194°N 37.60972°E / 55.75194; 37.60972

The Russian State Library is the national library of Russia in Moscow. There is another library in Saint Petersburg named the National Library of Russia.

Russian State Library
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Main building of the library, (in front is the monument to Dostoevsky)
Established1862 (157 years ago) (1862)[1]
LocationMoscow, Russia
Branches3
Collection
Size44,800,000 (2012)
Access and use
Population served93,100 (2012)
Other information
BudgetRUB 1,740,000,000 (2012)
DirectorAlexander I. Visly (General Director), Vladimir I. Gnezdilov (Executive Director), Viktor V. Fiodorov (President) [1]
Staff1830 (2012)
Websitewww.rsl.ru/en

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Russian State Library". Official library website. Retrieved 20 November 2010.

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