National Digital Library

Details of the organization
Russian State Library
Russian Federation
  • The organization has a strategy for coordinating WSIS Implementation at the national level:
  • The organization has a national e-strategy:

Information about the project
National Digital Library
National Digital Library (NDL) is a Russian Federal Informational System, the foundation for Russian Digital Knowledge Space. The main aim of the project is to provide internet users with free access to the digitized documents owned by the Russian state libraries, museums and archives. Every year digital copies of at least 10 percent of all books published in Russia are added to the NDL. Currently, NDL contains about 2 million digital objects and 36 million bibliographic records. It is de facto Russia’s largest fully legitimate online library.
National implementation: Russian Federation
Ongoing from 07/05/2012 to 31/12/2020

WSIS information
* Access to information and knowledge
  • Goal 4: Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all
  • Project
  • Website
  • Database