"The globalization of modern life has transformed libraries into important scientific, information, cultural and educational centers designed to contribute to progress and economic development. This triggered a qualitatively new role of librarians in providing everyone with free access to knowledge"V.iktor Yanukovych said this in his greeting on the occasion of the All-Ukrainian Librarian Day.
He expressed confidence that librarians would continue to help ensure the harmonious development and reveal the creative and intellectual potential of Ukrainians.In general in this country about 18,000 libraries. In recent years, they have started to be gradually reorganized into information centers. You can not only find a printed book , but use the electronic database. Today in Ukraine there are more than 1,500 so-called interactive libraries. The Library Association experts hope that by the end of next year there will be 2000.