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This article overviews the leading agency in information processing in Russia, the All Russian Institute for Scientific and Technical Information (VINITI) of the Russian Academiy of Sciences. Its main aim is to collect, process and disseminate scientific information on various fields of science and technology, published in 70 countries in 40 languages. It contains about 30 million records dating back to 1980, with about 80,000-100,000 records added monthly.