Year 2017.  EU funded Eastern Partnership Connect program ‘Enlighten Your Research’ (EYR@EaP) – ‘Digitisation of Cultural Heritage ’ project.
Project title: Establishing the “Armenian Research and Academic Repository (ARAR)” digital library in the Fundamental Scientific Library of the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia.
Funding: through the EU funded Eastern Partnership Connect program ‘Enlighten Your Research’ (EYR@EaP).
Partners: Academic Scientific Research Computer Network of Armenia (ASNET-AM).
Collaborators:
  • Polish NREN,
  • Poznan Supercomputing & Networking Center (PSNC),
  • Institute for Informatics and Automation Problems (IIAP) of the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia.
ISOC Community Grant Programme
The ISOC  Community Grants Programme Committee has selected the project ‘Establishing a Content Creation Centre in the Fundamental Scientific Library  of the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia  for funding. more
Grant from NATO
Upon consideration by the Advisory Panel on Information and Communication Security, NATO Emerging Security Challenges Division, through ‘Science for Peace and Security &Partnership Co-operation’ programme has awarded Fundamental Scientific Library of NAS with a networking infrastructure grant ‘Building Networked Content Creation Centre for Distance Learning Programmes’ Mr. Alan Hopkinson from the Middlesex University (London) will act as a NATO country co-director, and Dr. Tigran Zargaryan (from Fundamental Scientific Library of NAS, Yerevan), will act as a country co-director from Armenia. more
Introducing Free/Open Source Software Library Automation Tools to the Armenian Library Community. Open Society Institute-Assistance Foundation, Armenia has awarded Fundamental Scientific Library with a one year grant for introducing Free/Open Source Software Library Automation Tools to Armenian Library Community. more
  New Masters Programme on Library and Information Science
 The outcome of educational reforms in Armenia, Georgia and Uzbekistan greatly depends on the curricula being taught in the Universities, which is still precarious for ‘Library and Information Science’ studies. more
 Archiving of Armenian rare books through digitization and providing their online access. more

Fundamental Scientific Library awarded with NATO Networking Infrastructure grant

NATO Networking Infrastucture Programme has awarded the Fundamental Scientific Library of Armenia with a grant to enable the harmonization of the Academy of Sciences network infrastructure with GEANT, a multi-gigabit pan-European data communications network, reserved specifically for research and education use.  more
 Study visit of Armenian librarians to Lithuanian Research Library Consortium
 Fourteen top library activists of Armenian national consortium ELCA will enjoy a study visit to their peers of the Lithuanian national consortium thanks to the support by OSI East-East Programme.  more
 Portal of the Armenian Digital Library launched
Since January 2007 the Fundamental Scientific Library of Armenia has been carrying out a series of activities to introduce Open Source Software solutions to the academic community, librarians, students and library user. more
 Developing a new scholarly communication system based on Open Аccess
The Open Society Institute Assistance Foundation in Armenia has granted the Fundamental Scientific Library of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) with a one year grant to develop an Open Access based scholarly communication system for the national acadeore community. more