Book supply

Extract from:
 

RESOLUTIONS OF THE GOVERNMENT OF KAZAKHSTAN
from 17 May 2013 №499

 

On approval of the Model Regulations of educational organizations of corresponding types, including the Model Regulations of educational organizations that implementadditional educational programs for children.

Ministry of Education and Science of RK
Republican Scientific Pedagogical Library 

Legal and regulatory documents and manuals for library education. 2012.


The implementation of educational programs of higher and postgraduate education is provided by free access to library fund, computer technologies, teaching and scientific literature, educational, scientific, information databases, including international sources, placed in digital libraries.

The ratio of fund of educational and scientific literature to the number of students must be in an amount not less than 140 units of publications. In addition, publications in Kazakh and Russian languages ​​should be proportional to the number of students studying in these languages respectively.

The library fund should include basic textbooks on the subjects of social sciences and humanities, published in the last 5 years; on natural, technical, agricultural disciplines - over the last 10 years. Provision of digital academic literature must be not less than 40% of basic and elective curriculum (except military specialties).

Educational literature include teaching aids, manuals, didactic and visual aids, educational elaborations, guidelines or recommendations for the study of disciplines, guidelines for execution of laboratory works, essays, dissertations, publications in various academic disciplines, and other written projects.

Academic Fund of the Library includes a list of monographic books, scientific and industrial literature, covering the area of ​​research, the relevant fields of specialists.

Academic Fund also includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, reference books, comments, literary works studied according to the academic program, the laws, regulations, periodicals, including the messengers of the organization of education, collections of scientific papers, international conferences, corresponding to the sort of studying.

Own publications of academic literature include teaching manuals and training manuals.

Own publications of methodological literature include training guidelines, instructions. Furthermore, it includes manuals on the study, development of academic disciplines, and the implementation of certain types of educational projects.

Academic publications are acquired based on the following ratios of provision of each student by level of education and differentiation of educational literature:

 

For libraries of universities:

1

Core reading

1:2

2

Additional reading

1:3

3

Self-reading

1:4

Based on major (type of university and student's contingent) book supply ratio can be differentiated and be approved in accordance with the series of disciplines defined by the State obligatory educational standards of the Republic of Kazakhstan:

Courses

Series of disciplines

Book supply ratio to 1 student

I-II

Humanities

1:3

 

General education

1:3

 

General professional

1:3

 

Specials

1:3

III-IV

General professional specials

1:5

 

Specials

1:2

V-VI

Specials

1:3

Acquirement of scientific publications and other types of documents in the reading rooms, on the subscription, and in issue points of faculty buildings is made to meet user demand.

The degree of aging of the major textbooks of educational fund established by series of disciplines approved by the State obligatory educational standards of the Republic of Kazakhstan:                                                                                                              

Socio-economic and humanitarian 

Last 7 years

Science and math 

 Last 10 years

General professional

Last 10 years

Specials

Last 5 years

Textbooks by majors, regardless of the date of publication, if it has a scientific and cultural significance as well as in case of high user demand is subject to storage.