30 січня 2014 р.

Working Time change

Dear Library users,

Due to National University of "Kyiv-Mohyla Academy" official statement, academy studying week from 27 to 31 January will be carried out remotely. "Kyiv-Mohyla Academy's" students can study at home. Library will be closed for this period of time. 
You can still order books online in MY ACCOUNT and pick books in Library of Antonovych (at the 1st campus of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy) in reading room № 22. 

Don’t forget to take your American Library ID with you!

Thank you for understanding.


23 січня 2014 р.

Discussion Club on January, 23

On Thursday, January 23, Flex Program representatives in Ukraine, Daria Batalova & Oksana Berko held discussion club session on a topic "Freedom". Join Discussion at American Library every Thursday at 4.30 p.m. !


22 січня 2014 р.

Book Choice - Civil Rights

Civil Rights Day is a state holiday in the United States, on the third Monday of January. In the United States civil rights are usually thought of in terms of the specific rights guaranteed in the Constitution: freedom of religion, of speech, and of the press, and the rights to due process of law and to equal protection under the law.


21 січня 2014 р.

Discussion Club on January, 23

Thursday, January 23, at 4:30 p.m. - Flex Program representatives in Ukraine, Daria Batalova & Oksana Berko are going to hold discussion club session on a topic "Freedom". Join Discussion at American Library!


New Books in American Library

"Some people grin and bear it. Others smile and change it". 

"The Handbook for Leaders" is already waiting for you inAmerican Library Kyiv at New Books shelf, as well as "Successful Communication Skill-Building Tools" and some more )


Book Choice - Martin Luther King

No one in America's civil rights movement has served as a more inspirational and influential leader than Martin Luther King, Jr.

Each year, on the third Monday of January USA holds an official holiday that celebrates the life and achievements of Martin Luther King Jr. He is most well-known for his campaigns to end racial segregation on public transport and for racial equality in the United States. 

Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I Have a Dream' speech is among the most acclaimed in U.S. history. Today we picked books that tell a story about this prominent man, who had shaped the course of modern history.



20 січня 2014 р.

Film screening by Mary Butler on January, 17th

On Friday, January 17th, Mary Butler from US Embassy presented an american criminal drama "To kill a mockinbird". With this movie, American Library starts a series of film Fridays “American Law Portraits in Films”.


Book Choice - Civil War

Today we picked books on American Civil War in 1860s. The American Civil War, also known as the War Between the States, was a civil war fought from 1861 to 1865 in the United States after several Southern slave states declared their secession and formed the Confederate States of America (the "Confederacy" or the "South").


17 січня 2014 р.

Presentation of new european scholar program

On Friday, January 17 American Library held a lecture, presented by Larysa Chovnuk, head of National University of Kyiv-Mohyla academy’s International Office. Lecture was dedicated to new opportunities for "Erasmus Mundus" scholar programs, by which Ukrainian students, PhDs and university employees can study or go on traineeship in European Universities.


Discussion club on January, 16

Discussion Club, held by Daria Batalova & Oksana Berko on January 16. Join discussion every Thursday at 16:30 in American Library Kyiv )


15 січня 2014 р.

Lecture on how to enter University in USA

On Wednesday, January 15 American Library held a lecture on how to enter University in USA, presented by Marina Matskula, from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota.


14 січня 2014 р.

Discussion Club on January, 16

Thursday, January 16, 4:30 p.m. - This Thursday Flex Program Alumni in Ukraine, Daria Batalova & Oksana Berko are going to hold discussion club session. Join Discussion at American Library!


13 січня 2014 р.

Film screening on Friday, January 17

Friday, January 17 at 18:00 – American Library Kyiv starts a series of film Fridays “American Law Portraits in Films”. This Friday Mary Butler (U.S. Embassy) will present an American criminal drama film. 
Where: American Library, Media room. When: 18:00. Enter: Free.

Education USA lecture

Dear readers,

Wednesday, January 15 at 17:00 – American Library will hold a lecture on how to enter a U.S. University, presented by Marina Matskula, Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. You are welcome to join and ask questions )

9 січня 2014 р.

Gift from William and Anna Buschur

American Library received a gift from our former students William and Anna Buschur, who move to study in USA. They generously brought books on law, biology, English grammar, and more. American Library appreciates that! Thank you!)