V.O. Sukhomlynskyi State Scientific and Pedagogical Library of Ukraine
Natalia Varaksina has been head of the department of scientific and technical support and computer technology applications at V.O. Sukhomlynskyi State Scientific and Pedagogical Library of Ukraine in Kiev since 2007.
She was educated at the Kiev State University of Culture (1992) and the Institute of Postgraduate Education of National Aviation University in the same city, (2006).
In 1986 she worked as a librarian of the City Centralised Library System in Vinnytsia before becoming Senior Librarian at the Technical Library at Vinnytsia National Technical University. From 1995 to 2007 she was Head of the Scientific and Technical Library Department at the National Aviation University (Kiev).
Her sphere of scientific interests include: national and foreign experience in library automation, application of information and communication technology into the practice of information establishments, organisation and use of electronic information resources and systems.