The fundamental library of Derzhavin Tambov State University has a rich history. Today it is a powerful universal intellectual information center that meets the challenges of innovative development of higher education in the region


Books around us

  • 1,500,000+ corpus of books and journals

Modern technology

  • Up-to-date reading rooms equipped with computer hardware and software  


  • In-house extensive electronic catalogue and access to the largest e-libraries


  • Library branch system in the University academic buildings allows students to be always near the library!


What do you need to use the library collection?

Student card or Unified e-ID card


What is available for you in the library?

• All books, journals, dissertations, other educational and scientific literature and fiction (both in the reading room and circulation department);

• Computers;

• Additional services (printing, photocopying, binding of graduation works, other information and library services).


Useful resources

Library website:

Electronic catalog of the library:


Archive of scientific journals:



Director, TSU Fundamental Library

Natalia Aleksandrovna STEFANOVSKAYA

Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Associate Professor

Address: 6 Sovetskaya Street, Tambov

Phone: +7 (4752) 75-16-99, +7 (4752) 72-34-34, extension 4500


Service Department

Head of the Department

Lyubov Leonidovna KISELEVA

Address: 6 Sovetskaya Street, Tambov

Phone: +7 (4752) 75-16-99, +7 (4752) 72-34-34, extension 4550



Working Schedule

Monday – Friday            9.00 – 18.00

Saturday                         9.00 – 17:00

Sunday                                    Day off

Last Thursday of each month – closed for cleaning


We are on the map

  • 6 Sovetskaya Street
  •  93 Sovetskaya Street
  • 5 Komsomolskaya Square
  • 181 I Sovetskaya Street