Academic Papers of Vernadsky National Library of Ukraine

Year of foundation

Published since 1998.


National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Vernadsky National Library of Ukraine, Ukrainian Library Association


  • characteristics of social information communications functioning;
  • modern information and communication technologies;
  • libraries in socio and communicative processes of modern time; communicative aspects of library activity development in global information space;
  • characteristics of implementation electronic information technologies in libraries activity;
  • ensuring preservation of funds and ecology of library space.

Languages of publication

Ukrainian, English


2-4 times a year


Registration at The National Council of Television and Radio Broadcasting of Ukraine

Media identifier in the Register of Subjects in the Field of Media - registrants: R30-01098. The Decision #616 dated 27.07.2023.

Field of study

History, social communications

Mission and purpose

The purpose of the Academic Papers of Vernadsky National Library of Ukraine consists in introducing to the scientific and social circulation theoretical and practical researches on problems of modern information technologies, social communications, library science in the context of development of informatization, ensuring information sovereignty political processes in the context of development of globalization, information security.

Intention and task

The intention and task of the scientific collection is the publication of relevant articles on the topic, theoretical or practical in content, new in importance articles and publications of documents. Materials that have passed the procedures of reviewing on the subject of their scientific level and compliance with the issues of the publication are accepted for publication. Academic Papers of Vernadsky National Library of Ukraine is an open publication that invites to cooperation of both domestic and foreign scientific professionals. The humanitarian orientation of the scientific collection provides an opportunity to cover in it studies on modern information technologies, social communications, library science, information component of political processes, information security. The high quality of the scientific collection is provided by the professional composition of the authors and the exactingness of the editorial board and reviewers to the scientific novelty and relevance of the papers proposed for publication. The publication is an information field for conducting scientific professional discussions on specialized scientific fields.


Volumes 41 containes 45 articles, Volume 42 – 46 articles, both volumes were published in 2015.

Volumes 43 containes 36 articles, Volume 44 – 53 articles, both volumes were published in 2016.

Volumes 45 containes 19 articles, Volume 46 – 32 articles, Volumes 47 containes 28 articles,  Volumes 48 containes 59 articles fourth volumes were published in 2017.

Volumes 49 containes 24 articles, Volume 50 – 38 articles, both volumes were published in 2018.

Volumes 51 containes 26 articles, Volume 52 – 30 articles, Volumes 53 containes 21 articles, Volumes 54 containes 25 articles, Volumes 55 containes 23, Volume 56 containes 30 articles sixth volumes were published in 2019.

Volume 57 containes 27 articles, Volume 58 – 34 articles, Volume 59 containes 23 articles, Volume 60 containes 22 articles fourth volumes were published in 2020.

Volume 61 containes 24 articles, Volume 62 – 35 articles, two volumes were published in 2021.

Volume 63 containes 26 articles, Volume 64 – 31 articles, Volume 65 containes 19 articles, Volume 66 – 25 articles, fourth volumes were published in 2022.

Editorial policy

  • objectivity and impartiality, open-mindedness;
  • high standards of researches;
  • peer reviewing;
  • strict observance of copyright

Publication ethics

Manuscript processing terms

After receiving manuscript Editorial office during 7-14 days  is subjected to screening review to ensure that manuscript meets editorial formal requirements. If manuscript is in keeping with editorial demands, it is subjected to peer review. It lasts from 2 weeks to 2 months. If experts approve manuscript, the editorial office accepts the manuscript for publication. Manuscript processing terms from 2 to 3 moonths.

Open access

We provide direct open access to our content, basing on the principle: free open access to results of researches facilitates global change of knowledges.

(Texts are available under the Creative Commons
with Attribution — NonCommercial)

Authors retain the copyright and full publishing rights without restrictions.


The edition archives electronic version of articles in national repository Scientific periodicals of Ukraine” of V.I.Vernadsky National Library of Ukraine

Digital version of the series in the "Scientific Periodicals of Ukraine"