UNESCO Education UIL

Institute for Pedagogical and Adult Education of the National Academy of Pedagocical Science (IPAE NAPNU), Ukraine

Library

The Institute for Pedagogical and Adult Education of the National Academy of Pedagogical Science of Ukraine is the leading scientific-research institute dealing with theoretical and applied scientific research in sphere of pedagogical and adult education. The Institute was founded in 1993 and 2003 renamed in Institute for Pedagogical and Adult Education. The Library was founded in 1995.

Areas of Specialization:

Adult education, Adult literacy , Basic education, Higher education, Lifelong learning, Nonformal education, Teacher education, Vocational education

User Profile:

Adult educators, adult and pedagogical education researchers, students and post-graduate students, staff of IPAE

Contact Information

Address:

9 Berlinskogo Street
Kiev
Ukraine

Phone:
(+380-44) 440 62 86
Fax:
(+380-44) 440 62 86
Contact person:
Olena Vasylenko

Basic Institutional Data:

Founded in:
1995
Director:
Larysa Lukyanova
Information staff:
2
Countries Served:
Ukraine
Working Languages:
Ukrainian

Collection

Books and Documents:
14,000
Documents online:
100
Periodicals recieved p.a.:
25
Multimedia materials:
20
Others:
Books, monographs, dissertations, periodicals, manuscripts on pedagogical, professional and adult education
Annual growth of Collection:
500

Methods of Data Management

Cataloging Rules
ISBN, ISBDs
Classification System
Universal Decimal Classification (UDC)
Indexing Tool
UDC, BBC (Library-Bibliograhpical Classification)
Database Software
Computerized system IRBISC

Services and Special Activities

Information Services Provided

Collection and dissemination of outcomes of scientific research and information according to adult and pedagogical education among scientists, educators, post-graduate pedagogical institutes.

Publications Produced

Bibliography of the scientific works of the Institute’s staff (10 for 20 years)
Scientific journals:
Adult Education: Theory, Practice, Perspectives (2 issues a year) http://ipood.com.ua/naukovi-vidannya/osvita-doroslih-teoriya,-dosvid,-perspektivi/ (Ukrainian)
Comparative Professional Pedagogy (4 issues a year) http://ipood.com.ua/naukovi-vidannya/porivnyalna-profesiyna-pedagogika/  (English; Ukrainian)
Esthetics and Ethics of Pedagogical Action (4 issues a year) http://ipood.com.ua/naukovi-vidannya/estetika-i-etika-pedagogichno-di/ (Ukrainian)

Special Activities

IPAE deals with conferences, research, publications in pedagogical and adult education. It organizes the International Adult Education Days in Ukraine. It collaborates with DVV International, Ukrainian Adult Education Association.

Studies and Surveys

Survey of the adult and pedagogical education researches.

Other material

Challenges and Obstacles in Carrying out the Work

Lack of financing, insufficient technical equipment (computers, copy machines, printers etc.)

Strategies and Perspectives to Improve Services

Improving financing and technical equipment, creating a online library

Role envisaged within the Network of Networks

Sharing experience of providing library and documentation service