Our library was founded in October 1949. First it belonged to the Laboratory of Hydrotechnics, EFLAN, then it was transferred to JINR's Laboratory of Nuclear Problems and later, in 1954, it became the Library of the Youth Culture Department of JINR's labour union. Since 1993 it is a part of the JINR's Culture, Sports and Recreation service department.
Blokhintsev Library in Dubna can be named the JINR's Laboratory of Culture, continously hosting activities of interest for visitors of various ages and passions.
We have a vast collection of books for kids and adults (scientific and fiction books). We have work tables and free Wi-Fi.
We host meetings of readers' clubs and unions, meetings with writers and publishers, lections, concerts and exhibitions.
Our library is departmental, it is a part of the Social Infrastructure Office of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, but it also acts as a regular public library for all residents of Dubna.
In order to register at the library you will need your personal ID.
Books and periodicals are handed out for a maximum of two weeks. A reader who lost the books needs to reimburse the loss with a similar item or an item considered being of an equal value by the library.
In the library, you can study and read in specially dedicated locations, keeping silence and not interfering with other visitors. In order to use Wi-Fi connection your device needs to be registered in the network according to the current legislature.
Use of the library is free of charge.
Since its foundation, the library belonged to the Laboratory of Hydrotechnics, EFLAN, then it was transferred to JINR's Laboratory of Nuclear Problems (LNP) and later, in 1954, it became the Library of the Youth Culture Department of JINR's labour union.
Since 1993 it is a part of the JINR's Culture, Sports and Recreation service department. Currently is a part of the JINR's Social Infrastructure Office, which also includes JINR's sports facilities, "Mir" house of culture and "Volga" recreation base.
Social Infrastructure Office of JINR: +7 (496) 216-50-66
Blokhintsev Library of JINR: +7 (496) 216-64-37 (administration)
Director of the library: Irina Leonovich
Subscription Manager: Elena Khiteva
Kids Section: Asya Smirnova
Lead bibliographer, catalog manager: Darya Konova
Manager for events, projects, social media, PR: Mariya Pilipenko, email@example.com
Kids, teenagers and youth projects and events: Olga Gaponova, firstname.lastname@example.org
Address: 13/7 Blokhintsev st., Dubna, Moscow Region, 141980, Russia
Mon-Fri: 11AM to 8PM
Sat: 12PM to 6PM
Sanitary day is the last Wednesday of each month.