The collection of the library amounts to 628 264 volumes (161 208 titles). 10 947 volumes (2 651 titles) were added during 2012.
The main part of the collection comprises of:
- textbooks – 481 830 items;
- scientific literature, manuals, etc. – 114 466 volumes;
- fiction – 31 968 volumes.
245 titles of currently available periodicals acquired by the library as subscription editions, as interchanges or as gifts.
Among them – 4 new titles. 46 titles of scientific periodicals were subscribed in 2012.
The library builds its holdings on the basis of the subjects taught or researched at the University.
In the process of formation of its collection the Library consults with the academic and the teaching
staff, lecturers and specialists of various departments of the University.
Many of the departments have studies and labs with the special literature reserved.