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The government of Buryatia said about the reconstruction of the national library

Reconstruction of the old building of the national library of Buryatia began after the move of the book Fund to the new building, a total reconstruction of the library complex will be spent over 1.3 billion rubles, said in a statement on the website of the head and government of Buryatia.

At the meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin met with workers of culture the head of Buryatia Alexey Tsydenov said that on Saturday opened the new building of the national library of Buryatia, the erection of which was allocated 615 million rubles. Putin noted that he had been allocated a billion. Tsydenov said that remains to complete the reconstruction of the old building.

"After you move the book Fund to a new building in this year began the reconstruction of the old library building. In 2020, work is allocated more 161 million rubles, in 2021 planned 433 million rubles. In General, the reconstruction of the library complex will be carried out for a total of over 1.3 billion rubles," - said in a statement on the official website of the head and government of Buryatia.

According to the report, the new building housed a subscription, catalogue room, computer classroom, regional center of the Presidential library named after Boris Yeltsin, and the digitisation and rare books Department. The capacity of book storage increased from 500 thousand to 1.5 million books.

On the roof of the seventh floor of the building is also equipped with an observation platform overlooking the center of Ulan-Ude.

The national library is particularly valuable object of cultural heritage of the peoples of Buryatia. It also performs the function of forming and eternal storage of the complete collection of regional and national documents.