The IFS RAS Scientific Library is part of the structure of the Library of Natural Sciences (BEN RAS). The Library’s collection includes 51 thousand items – classic publications on forestry, monographs on forest ecology, dendrology, soil science, geobotany, zoology, hydrology. Domestic and foreign biological journals by the profile of the Institute are quite fully represented.

The pride of the library is a detailed thematic and author’s catalogue on all sections of forestry and related sciences.

The library’s staff periodically publishes the “Index of scientific works of the IFS RAS”. At the moment the material for 2002-2008 has been prepared.The Library is located in the main building of the Institute in the Uspenskoye village.

The head of the library is Tatiana Medvedeva.

Information on access to electronic journals is available at the website of BEN RAS: http://www.benran.ru.