Virtual Reading Room of the Russian State Library

Third Reader's Assembly of the Commonwealth

30-31 August 2023, in Moscow there were held the events of the 3rd Reader's Assembly of the Commonwealth organized by the Russian Book Union within the framework of the 36th Moscow International Book Fair with the support of the Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation and devoted to the Year of the Russian language as a language of international interrelations.

The Russian Book Union made available the following videos:

· plenary meeting (, presided over by Mikhail Shvydkoy, RF President's official in international cultural communication matters),

· section "Library as a centre of cultural appeal" (, moderated by Elena Beilina, chief editor of the "University Book" journal and head of the Committee in information resources and digital transformation of book market of the Russian Book Union, and Vadim Duda, the director general of the Russian State Library and president of Library Assembly of Eurasia),

· section "BOOK+", track "Educational upgrade and competences of the future" (,

· section "Infrastructure of book and reading — best experiences" (,

· section "Literature of CIS in a modern cultural context" (, etc.