August 8, 2018 in the information-library center "Bilim" the 2nd stage of professional competition among specialists of information-resource centers of higher educational institutions of Tashkent took place. The finalists of the first stage of the republican contest also participated in this event, which showed high professional competence. The participants demonstrated a serious training in all the criteria of the competition. The criteria for evaluating the competition were professional and creative level, possession of modern information technologies, creativity and initiative of the participants. The jury consisted of library professionals. Among them: director of IBC "Bilim" Karimova Kh. K., employee of the National Library. A. Navoi of the Republic of Uzbekistan - Kamilova G., Specialist of the Department for the Development of Higher, Secondary and Professional Education - Aklarov I. The tournament of library specialists consisted of three parts: 1 part - presentation about the participant (homework), 2 part - test tests, 3 part - the reading librarian (homework). The criteria for assessing the competition was - to give a brief and accurate information about the main directions of information and library activities. Participants in the process of the contest interestingly and enthrallingly presented information about themselves and their work activities, successfully coped with the test tasks.
Following the results of the competition, the jury announced the following winners after strictly assessing the performances of the participants in the professional tournament. The first place was taken by the specialist of the information and resource center of the State University of World Languages - Tukhtaev S., second place - specialist of the information-resource center of the Tashkent Pediatric Medical Institute - N. Gafurbekova, the third place - specialist of the information resource center of the National University of Uzbekistan - S. Mahmudova. the contest, which received prizes, received a ticket to the third stage of the republican contest "The Best Specialty of Information and Library Institutions-2018".