“Library Connect - 2017: 

Emerging Global Trends in University Library Development”

Nazarbayev University Library, L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University Scientific Library and Academic Library Association of Kazakhstan in part with the Eurasian Higher Education Leaders Forum - 2017 hold:

Professional seminar “Library Connect - 2017: Emerging Global Trends in University Library Development”

- VI international conference “Modern Trends in University Library Development: state, issues, and perspectives - 2017

for senior specialists and managers of university libraries in Kazakhstan.

Date: May 31 – June 1, 2017

Venue: Nazarbayev University and L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University

The measures will include lectures, workshops, and presentations by foreign and Kazakhstani academic librarians, as well as consultations and discussions regarding current issues in library and information services for educational and research activities at universities.

Participation in the seminar is free of charge.

Travel, accommodation and meals costs are at the expenses of the participants or sending organizations.

Registration of participants is opened:

with presentation by April 25, 2017

without a presentation by May 23, 2017

Please, follow the link to register.


The text of a paper for the conference proceedings should be sent to library@enu.kz no later than April 25, 2017.

Proceedings paper requirements: 

1. Title, full author/coauthor name, institution, city, country. 

2. Abstract in 500 characters (including spaces). 

3. The paper is accepted in electronic format only (Word for Windows; 14 font size, 1.5 line spacing).

The Organizing Committee reserves the right to include the papers into the program or the proceedings.

"Library Connect – 2017" seminar will be available online. Please follow the link to register for the online seminar.


Contact information

Tolkyn Jangulova - tolkyn.jangulova@nu.edu.kz (+7 7172-70-92-44; 8-705-709-00-46)

Darya Zvonareva - darya.zvonareva@nu.edu.kz (+7 7172-70-59-41; 8-747-256-08-98)

About participation and proceedings paper publication:

Gulshat Daribayeva - library@enu.kz (+ 7 (7172) 70-95-00; 8 -777-331-36- 62)

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