Dr. AKHAT A. NABIULLIN, Director of the Central Scientific Library of the Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Head of the Scientific Information Lab at the Pacific Oceanological Institute under the name of the Far Eastern Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Vladivostok, 690022 Russia.
He graduated from Physical Department of Far Eastern State University (Vladivostok, Russia) and received Ph.D. in chemistry from the Institute of Chemistry, Far Eastern Division of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. He has been a researcher at the Academy of Sciences since 1976, among his research interests are developing spectroscopic methods to investigate the interaction of hydrogen-bonded complexes in solutions as well as conformation of natural compounds. Since 1995 he has been a head of Scientific Information Services at the Pacific Oceanological Institute. His current research interests include the design of scholarly digital repositories, scientific research evaluation, bibliometric analysis of natural and social sciences. In 2009 he held a position of the Director of the Central Scientific Library, the largest academic library in the Russian Far East.