About Project

The task of preserving the scientific heritage and creating conditions for its effective development is considered as an integral part of the strategy for the development of national science and, more broadly, the development of national culture. The project of the electronic library "Scientific Heritage of Russia" is aimed at solving this most important task.

The electronic library "Scientific Heritage of Russia" was initiated and created by the institutions of the Russian Academy of Sciences as a public resource in order to provide Internet users with information about outstanding scientists who have contributed to the development of Russian science. The library contains biographies of scientists, digitized texts of the most significant works published by them, digital copies of related archival documents and museum items.

The sources of acquisition of the Library are library, archival, museum funds of academic organizations, reflecting the scientific heritage of Russia and Russian scientists.

With the creation of the Library, the foundation was laid for a large-scale integration project of the joint efforts of scientific organizations, libraries, museums and archives of a single digital space of scientific knowledge.

The library contains:

  • Information about scientists: 6445
  • Publications: 25439
  • Museum objects: 270
  • Collections: 21

Information

25.11.2019
Virtual exhibition dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the Mendeleev's discovery of the Periodic System of Chemical Elements
Virtual exhibition dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the Mendeleev's discovery of the Periodic System of Chemical Elements (Periodic Law) appeared on the main page of the NEB. The exhibition is a joint project of the Russian State Library, Interdepartmental Supercomputer Center RAS, State Memorial Museum-Reserve DI. Mendeleev and A.A. Block, State Biological Museum. K.A. Timiryazev. During the implementation of the project, technological solutions and the experience of the MSC RAS ​​in the formation of virtual exhibitions, as well as information objects from the electronic library funds "The scientific heritage of Russia".

12.02.2019
Collection of works by Yuri Borisovich Germeyer
Together with the Computing Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the works of Yuri Borisovich Germeier were digitized. Yuri Borisovich Germeyer (July 18, 1918, Atkarsk - June 24, 1975, Moscow) - Soviet scientist, specialist in the field of applied mathematics, operations research and game theory.