June 14, 2016 Kharkiv State Scientific Library named after V.G. Korolenko warmly greeted the students of group M-15 Faculty of equipment and technical service of Kharkiv State University of Food Technologies and Trade together with the curator associated professor Chervonyi V.
The meeting was held as part of the teaching-introductory practice of students with help of Head of the Department of socio-cultural center of KSSL named after VG Korolenko Krutas Alexandra.
As students learned, today KSSL serves nearly 60,000 users, which issued more than 3 million copies of the documents. Library offers its readers 13 reading rooms on 511 seats.
Today the work with literature in the library is relevant for future professionals. Most often students are limited on using only electronic resources but information obtained on the Internet is not always reliable and objective.
Each year the library receives 40 thousand documents. An extensive system of reference and bibliographic apparatus of KSSL contains more than 60 directories and files, including Electronic Reference Fund, computerized databases, printed consolidated catalogs and Fund of made statements.
For future mechanical engineers the ability to work with information is one of the key skills of successful people, which consists in the ability to make their own conclusions based on the study of literature and to be able to formulate them succinctly.
After the tour today students, tomorrow’s professionals understood that visiting libraries, reading literature contributes to their personal and professional growth!