Type of collection: thematic-specific

Volume: counts about 2000 printed documents and electronic copies.

Chronological framework: 1801–1930s

Language of documents: Church Slavonic, Belarusian, Russian, Polish.

Additional information about the collection: the collection includes printed books published in different languages in Vilna, Grodno, Polotsk, Suprasl, Minsk, Vitebsk, Gomel, Mogilev and other cities, as well as electronic copies. This collection also includes Cyrillic publications with false imprints (for example, Grodno, Suprasl, Vilno), published in Old Believer printing houses in Klintsy (Russia), Makhnovka or Yanov (Ukraine).
For example, the output of the book “The Gospel of Teaching” indicates that it was published “In the Prospering Suprasl Monastery” in 1790. According to bibliographic catalogs, it was established that this was a false output and the book was printed in Makhnovka or Yanov.

Ownership features: a number of books have possessory, stamps, bookplates.

Arrival time: 1922–2013

Registration number: K-000000022