National Library of Uzbekistan named after Alisher Navoi
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The National Library continues work on the completion of electronic database of information resources and assignment of ISBN and ISSN numbers to local publications


Cataloging and classification service received 1553 copies of new editions between 23 and 27 march.

Technical and scientific processing were made and 134  books’ bibliographic descriptions were performed (classified under the following headings: policy - 57 units, medicine - 8 units, pedagogy and culture - 92 units; technical – 116 units, medice-4 units; pedagogy and culture - 11 units; literature - 3 units; fiction books- 21 units; technics-7 units; art-12 units; science - 14 units; linguistics - 2 units; reference - 2units;), 175 abstracts (politics - 48 units; science - 12 units ; medicine – 33 units ; art-13 units; technical - 17 units; agriculture - 11 units, pedagogy and culture - 13 units; philosophy- 8 units; linguistics –9 units; literature- 12 unit) which were given to the storage service book collection and periodicals for further use by readers.

In order to enhance the effective use of library resources readers 9  received  publications have been translated from the printed form to the full-text electronic form.

Cataloging and systematized service on LBC (Library Bibliographic Classification) gave bibliographic descriptions of 717 prints and preparing for publication in Uzbekistan.

At the present the AIBS system includes 544250 records in total.

At present Division of National Bibliographic Databases Formation replenishes the AILS electronic database with materials of Uzbekistan studies.

As of  March  23  - 27 , 2015  the electronic catalog was replenished with 132 bibliographic records of newspapers articles, 10 records of journals articles, in total 766 bibliographic records and 300 bibliographic records were edited.

Regarding issuing of International Standard Book Number (ISBN) for local publications, the National Library issued 75 ISBN numbers (books for adults  64 books for children – 11). 28 contracts were composed.

And regarding issuing of International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) for local publications the National Library issued 1 ISSN number. The Library made contract for 1 ISSN number.

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