• On February 12, a group of students from Nazarbayev intellectual school were the guest of Regional research library named after N.V. Gogol. They were eager to get acquainted with Library services, Electronic catalogue, Gogol library book collection and visited Information-bibliographic department. A great number of reference books were at their disposal. Also they visited American corner, a successful partnership between the

  • Contest

    To highlight Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy, the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy Astana is pleased to announce an on-line contest. This contest offers the young students of Kazakhstan the opportunity to learn about and expand their understanding of Civil Rights in the United States through learning and engagement activities. 


    Participants must be 12-17 years old to enter

  • On November 12 International book department  organized a round table. The theme of the event was

    “N. Nazarbayev the Founder of Sovereign Kazakhstan”. (Н.Ә. Назарбаев - Тәуелсіз мемлекеттің негізін Қалаушы). There were about 15 English speaking users of the library. We prepared a  nice book exhibition.

  • On August 27 AC users had a lucky opportunity of meeting  with Valorie Lee, the regional Information Resource Officer for Central Asia. Ms. Lee is responsible for the systems of embassy libraries (IRCs) and American Spaces (corners, shelves) throughout Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.

  • On August 26th the international book department hosted a discussion club on the theme «Конституция – ең қымбат қазына» "Kazakhstan – the Constitutional state". Moderators of the club were our active English speaking club users. They prepared presentation about  the holiday and spoke about Constitution Day, its history.

    On 30th of August the Republic of Kazakhstan celebrates the Constitution Day, one of the most important