Literature Map of the Ulyanovsk region is a constantly growing electronic resource based on modern informational technologies. It is presented on the web-site of Ulyanovsk Regional Research Library n.a. V. Lenin .
Many famous and influential Russian poets and writers (such as N.M. Karamzin, I.A. Goncharov, S.T. Aksakov, N.M. Yazykov, D.D. Minaev) have strong bounds to Simbirsk (Ulyanovsk in the past). The electronic resource provides biographic and bibliographic data on Simbirsk-Ulyanovsk writers, history and modern literature. Special attention in biographic summaries is paid to the time-periods when writers lived and created in Simbirsk-Ulyanovsk.
The web-site contains information on museums, monuments, streets connected to the literature of Ulyanovsk region, writers and poets; timely updates news related to writing competitions and awards; provides information on literary associations, art and literature almanacs and magazines being published in Ulyanovsk region.
The electronic resource is designed to encourage interest in reading, history, cultural and literature heritage of Simbirsk-Ulyanovsk, to draw attention to little-studied themes, and to support literary tourism.
Literature Map of the Ulyanovsk region popularizes e-services, improves informational capabilities of libraries, archives, museums, educational establishments. The electronic resource is focused on intellectual and cultural development of all user categories. The developers of this web-site hope that it will become an integral part of the Literature-map of Russia.
Project web-site: http://litmap.uonb.ru