HSE has a large academic library containing material on subjects of instruction at the University. The collection comprises over 700,000 books and periodicals and offers a great variety of electronic resources, including e-books and journals, databases of peer-reviewed literature, patents, business data and other data collections. Our library collections are among the largest in Russian academia and are continuously expanding.
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Reading room opening hours
Mediatheque opening hours:
Lending department opening hours
Electronic Resources and Remote Access
HSE Library is particularly focused on electronic acquisitions. We have subscribed and purchased access to a variety of online resources.
HSE Library eCatalog
Use this form to search the catalogue. You can enter your search terms in one, two, or all three search lines. In the drop-down menus on the left, indicate what fields of the bibliographical description should include the terms you are looking for. In the drop-down menu on the right, indicate the logical operations (AND, OR) that should be applied to your query. After you’ve entered the search terms, press «Search».
In the search results, click the publication type icon to view the full bibliographical description and information on this publication’s availability in the HSE libraries.
To order restricted access materials from Reserve Services, click the «Order» link and follow the instructions (if no link appears next to the publication, you do not have to request it through Reserve Services).
If the publication you need is not available in the HSE library, open an order request form and follow the accompanying instructions.
There now exists the opportunity to check the status of your orders online using your Library eCard.
Library lending departments
Academic collection lending department
Using our reading halls
A user must show a user’s card at the entrance to the library reading halls.
The mediatheque is located in the Central Library.
Ordering printed materials
A large amount of library material is held in closed stacks, which can be located on library premises.
In the e-catalogue such documents are marked as «Single copy».
Library collections are among the largest in Russian academia and are continuously expanding.
You can browse the library resources using the HSE Library eCatalogue
or have a look at the list of major electronic resources available to HSE students and faculty.