Oksana Lobyreva

Head of the Center of Adaptive Culture, municipal budgetary institution of culture “Central City Library,”.
Curates servicing of the library users with various disabilities.
Member of team of grant contest winning projects (“Magic Sand,” “Children’s Cartoon Studio Kolibri,” “Inclusive,” “Instead,” “Instead. Unpacking”).
Prize winner of the 2016 Sverdlovsk Region Governor’s Prize in the library sphere as a part of the group of authors of the project “Habilitation of Disabled Children in Library Through Reading and Creative Development.”

She graduated from the Toraigyrov Pavlodar Pedagogical Institute in 1995. Professionally retrained in Psychology in the Saint Petersburg State University in 1998 and according to the program “Librarian and Informative Activities” in the Chelyabinsk State Institute of Culture in 2017. Advanced training in “Fundamentals of Tactile Sign Language Communications in Social Services” in the Russian State Social University (Moscow) in 2015.

She has been employed in the Nizhniy Tagil Central City Library since 2001, first as a psychologist and then as the head of the Psychology and Pedagogy Section. Currently, she heads the Center of Adaptive Culture.

Author of the idea to arrange an inclusive cinema hall in the library “Cinema for All” demonstrating films using the tactile sign language in 2017.

In 2020, volunteers engaged by the library and supervised by Oksana Lobyreva created the invisible performance “Following the Footsteps of Kipling’s Characters” in the audio format.

Currently, the opening of the creative inclusive studio “Do It Yourself” for young disabled and not disabled people is being prepared.

14:00 — 16:00
State Universal Scientific Library of Krasnoyarsk Region, Classroom 38
114 Karla Marksa st., Krasnoyarsk