The regional regular card file of items about Tatarstan, which was created in 1934, includes periodicals of the Republic and Russia, and collections in Russian and Tatar languages. In the card file, detailed bibliographic information about items devoted to Tatarstan, irrespective of their origin or date, is also included.
In 1994, an electronic card file of items was created.
Items created and issued by the department:
The department conducts a complex study of regional information, prepares bibliographic lists and prepares a thematic selection of literature, oral and written enquiries of readers, other libraries, and various enterprises and organizations.
The department offers: