Between June 14 - 18 the specialists from the libraries of West Kazakhstan and Almaty regions are trained at the cataloguer School, which operates on the basis of National Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan .
During the training, the specialists will receive the theoretical and practical skills to work with the domestic WEB-RABIS program. Specialists were introduced to the concept of acquiring the collections of National Library, shared their experience of accounting and preservation of electronic publications. The methodological recommendations on scientific processing and indexing of documents were also given, particular attention was paid to the cataloging of group processing documents and electronic resources , maintaining full-text database.
The possibilities of the module "Cataloguer" WEB–RABIS program was demonstrated, such as the derivation of statistical indicators and the compilation of bibliographic indexes.
The professional excursion was organized for the specialists from regional libraries in order to familiarize themselves with the activities of libraries in the City Youth Library named after Zhambyl and the innovative cultural center "Alatau Сreative Hub", which was created as part of the implementation of the long-term development strategy "Almaty-2050".
Director of National Library, Chairman of Kazakhstani Library Union B.K. Ospanova , handed the certificate of the advanced training course to the specialists.
National Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan, in order to improve qualifications, invites specialists of the country's public libraries to the Schools of the cataloguer and conservation and restoration of written documents.