The public not state noncommercial organization “The Library Information Consortium” Association (further under the text the Consortium) was registered in December 27, 2002.The founders of the Consortium were the Association of public libraries and Public association of Kyrgystan’s librarians.

Through membership in specified NGO more than 120 libraries of Kyrgyzstan have united the efforts for the joint solution of the major professional problems, and also questions of development and perfection of information support of the country’s users. Among sponsors of the Consortium creation and its active participants are such largest libraries as the National Library of the Kyrgyz Republic, State Patent Technical Library, libraries of the largest Higher Schools of Bishkek, and also regional libraries of regions of the country.