The library of the Republic of Adygeia Institute for Research in the Humanities was founded
in 1929, incorporating the collections of the Library of the Society for the Study of the Adygeia
The library's collections include publications by European travelers to the Caucasus, as well
as local publications from the early Soviet period, such as the series, "Materials on the
History of the Circassian Peoples"(1927)," and "Circassians," by N.Dubrobin.
Its holding also include an archive of sound recordings, among them songs and tales of
Adygeia, Kabarda and Circassia.
The library has facilities for making photocopies and audio recordings.