Akshalova Ultugan Bolganbaevna – Librarian of the Kazakhstan Medical University “Higher School of Public Health”


Chelyabinsk State Institute of Culture.

Bachelor degree of specialty 51.03.06

Library and information activities.

Work experience:

Regional Universal Scientific Library No. 2 of Arkalyk.

Librarian of the Book Storage Department.


In 2019, completed the B2 State language training program with the

above-average scores

(based on the new Kazakh alphabet).


The library of the Kazakhstan Medical University “KSPH” is one of the most important divisions of the university, which is a scientific and information institution, a support base of the educational, methodological and scientific process for the training of qualified specialists in the field of healthcare.

The library’s collection is equipped with educational, methodological, scientific, and reference literature.  Additional sources of acquisition are books donated by the university faculty and other organizations.

The library operates on the automated library and information system “КАБИС”, which complies with international standards. “Electronic Catalog”, “Readers’ cards” and “Electronic resources” databases are being created, which reflect all scientific and educational literature in the state, Russian and foreign languages.

In order to familiarize undergraduates, doctoral students and the teaching staff with new literature, the library organized a book exhibition called “Рухани жаңғыру” (Rukhani zhangyru). The exhibition presents books translated within the framework of the project “New Humanitarian Knowledge”. 100 best textbooks in the Kazakh language of the program “Рухани жаңғыру” (Course towards the future: modernization of Kazakhstan’s identity) on the initiative of the First President of the country N. Nazarbayev. The translation and publication of these books in the Kazakh language is a significant contribution to the development of Kazakhstan’s higher education and the strengthening of science. More than 300 specialists from among the leading teachers of universities, editors, experienced translators and linguists took part in the work on the translation of the books. Electronic versions of textbooks are available on the Open University of Kazakhstan portal – and on the website

The Ministry of Education and Science, in order to create favorable conditions for the formation of a single scientific and information space, to provide students, researchers of universities and research institutes with electronic resources, provides free centralized access to foreign information resources.

Currently, with the support of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, KMU “KSPH” has the access to the electronic resources of Clarivate Analytics (Thomson Reuters), Springerlink. Free access to electronic full-text resources is also provided: Libraries of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, National Electronic Library (KazNEL), Libraries of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Committee on Statistics of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Adilet, Zan-Zakon, DOAJ,, World Digital Library, and others.

Also, open access is provided to the following electronic full-text resources:

  • Libraries of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • National Electronic Library (КазNEL)
  • Libraries of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Open University of Kazakhstan
  • Clinical Medicine of Kazakhstan – Journal
  • BioMed Central
  • Sciences Engineering Medicine
  • Statistics Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Adilet, Zan-Zakon
  • DOAJ
  • ru
  • World Digital Library, etc.
Name Information
Wiley Online Library
Electronic library system IPRbooks
Clarivate Analytics (Thomson Reuters) is a media company that provides users with analytical information, information solutions and databases in different directions.
Springerlink is one of the world’s leading online databases of high quality magazines, book series, books, reference materials and online archive collections. Springerlink is Springer’s first eData source for science, biomedicine, physics, engineering, computer science, humanities, mathematics, computer science, and economics.
The largest database of annotations and citation information for peer-reviewed scientific literature with built-in bibliometric tools for tracking, analyzing and visualizing data. The database contains 22794 titles from 5000 international publishers in the natural sciences, social sciences, humanities, technology, medicine and art.
The full-text ScienceDirect database is Elsevier’s leading information platform for scientists, educators, students, medical professionals and R&D departments of industrial enterprises, which contains 25% of the world’s scientific publications.
Name Short info
The Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy is an information and ideological complex of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan N. A. Nazarbayev, which performs the functions of a library, archive, museum, analytical, cultural, educational and research center.
Kazakhstan National Electronic Library (open access) – a collection of electronic copies of books from libraries of Kazakhstan, including: the National Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Almaty, the Scientific Center of the Eurasian National University named after Gumilyov “Otyrar kitapkhanasy”, regional libraries, university libraries and personally from the authors: famous scientists, writers, public figures.
The Central Scientific Library of the “Gylym Ordasy” of the Science Committee of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan is the largest fund holder of scientific literature in Kazakhstan, performing the functions of a natural science depository (5.7 million copies)
Adilet (open access) — information and legal system of regulatory legal acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan. “Adilet” carries out the official publication of regulatory legal orders of the Ministers of the Republic of Kazakhstan, regulatory legal resolutions of central state bodies, regulatory legal acts of maslikhats, akimats and akims.
ZAKON information portal.KZ — latest news of Kazakhstan and the world for today, weather forecast, currency exchange rates, legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Official website of the Statistics Committee
The Open University of Kazakhstan is an educational platform offering free access to online courses from leading universities and teachers of the country for everyone without any restrictions.


Journal “Clinical Medicine of Kazakhstan”
DOAJ (Open Access) is an interactive online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals. Contains 9 922 journals, 2 579 455 articles, also 122 countries of the world use this online catalog. Open access journals cover all fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences and humanities.
Russian Scientific electronic Library, integrated with the Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI).
An information resource created to highlight the problems of the use of antibacterial drugs, clinical microbiology, infectious diseases, their treatment and prevention.
Wiley Open Access publishes authoritative and peer-reviewed open access journals in many disciplines. All scientific articles published in open access journals in “Wiley” are immediately available for reading and downloading.
Fully open access journals contains 44 fully open access journals in medicine, natural and technical sciences.
BioMed Central (open access) is an open access platform for reading and publishing scientific articles and journals. Over 400 scientific journals are available.
One of the leading academic publishing houses. Provides free full-text access to all published books, after registration.
Cambridge University Press (Open Access) publishes a range of open access scientific journals and books, working with publishing partners. More than 3,000 articles are available in scientific journals.
Open resources for industry research, Conference proceedings, databases, seminars and events in all areas of the humanities, medicine, business and technology.
Free electronic library, which contains a wide variety of books, encyclopedias, reference books, teaching aids, a lot of useful and interesting information, as well as informative and popular science literature on various branches of science.
A digital library of scientific and creative work created by students, faculty and staff at Eastern Michigan University. The main fund of the site includes journals, dissertations, books, monographs, the site also has a subsection of the research center and an archive of important events taking place at the university.
Online library of works by Kazakhstani authors. The purpose of the Internet portal is to popularize the Kazakh culture and the state language not only in Kazakhstan, but also abroad, by increasing interest in Kazakh literature. On the website, electronic publications are presented in different languages.
Website of the “National Institute of Intellectual Property” of the Committee on Intellectual Property Rights. It contains: orders, rules, instructions; legislative and regulatory acts; the base of inventions and utility models “Patents of Kazakhstan”.
Kazakh-Russian, Russian-Kazakh electronic dictionary posted on the Internet. Contains over 60,000 entries in each direction of translation.
The main focus of the journal is the publication of original, significant scientific research and research reviews, “Science” also publishes science news, opinions on scientific policy and other issues of interest to scientists and others involved in the implementation of scientific achievements and technologies.
Natural science journals of the Nature Publishing Group
It contains scientific articles of fundamental and applied nature, review works of domestic and foreign authors with methodological orientation.
Open electronic archive of Harvard University: more than 13 thousand different types of scientific works (dissertations, books, articles, student papers on economics, law, medical sciences, pedagogy, etc.).
A collection of open access journals in all branches of science.
Electronic collection of theses and dissertations.
Chemistry Journal since 2005
The psychological educational website contains useful information(tests, trainings, books, dictionaries, works of well-known scientists-psychologists, links to psychology news) for everyone who receives psychological education, is interested in psychology or is professionally engaged in it.