Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU)

Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU)

Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU) is a leading and large-scale research oriented university, founded in 1934, in Kazakhstan. Al-Farabi Kazakh National University is the only university in the Republic of Kazakhstan which has a unique scientific and innovative structure. Research is carried out in accordance with the priorities of the Republic of Kazakhstan and world trends in science and technology. It has 15 schools with 64 departments, 8 Scientific Institutes and Laboratory of engineering profile of natural area, 5 Scientific Institutes and 30 Scientific Centers of socio-humanity area, 10 Scientific Institutes «GylymOrdasy» and one technopark with business incubator.

Al-Farabi Kazakh National Library today is one of the oldest libraries of universities in Kazakhstan and among the largest university libraries in the Republic of Kazakhstan, located on the territory of the Kazakh National University. The varied content of the library books fund is universal and has more than 2.5 million different types of documents.

The Electronic Library for information transmission method is divided into zones: graphics, multimedia, audio, video, world resources, and Treasury resources. Library users have access to domestic and foreign electronic information resources and a database of leading world companies: EBSCO, POLPRED.COM, eBooks, IPRbooks, SpringerLink, HSTalks, ProQuest, TheMerckIndexOnline, EASTVIEW, ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY, Science Direct, Scopus (ELSEVIER), Thomson Reuters, Lawyer, Paragraph, etc. The access to sites is limited to IP-addresses of the library.

To carry out various cultural activities the library offers to take advantage of conference facilities and the luxurious hall-foyer of the main building located at the 4th floor of the library.


Yerlan Turgenbayev & Danel Karagoishiyeva

Project Management Committee

Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU)

71 al-Farabi Ave., Almaty, 050040, Republic of Kazakhstan

Phone: +7-727-221-16-30 & +7-727-221-13-23

Mobile: +77473130145 & +77757546606

Fax: +7-727-377-33-44

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