Today, 27th July begins the greatest travelling book fair in the country. Varna Medical University Press will be present on the "Book Alley" in Varna for the first time. Every day from 10:00 am till 10:00 pm, a team of Medical University Press and students - volunteers from the Students Council at MU - Varna will welcome readers at Book Hut One (Shatra 1). Varna Medical University Press will offer all books with 10% discount. As every year publishers from all over the country will present themselves on Slivnitsa Blvd. - between Cherno More Hotel and the Festival and Congress Centre. The fair continues till 5th August 2018.
Do you know that …
… the publishing activities of Medical University - Varna started as soon as the foundation of the higher education institution in 1961, providing training aids needed for the educational process. The following year the activities have been expanded, and the publication of the scientific journal "Annual Papers of the Higher Medical Institute - Varna" was launched, which has been going on without interruption until now, but under the name of Scripta Scientifica Medica.
… Medical University - Varna had offset printing facilities back in 1972. It allowed its own production and met the growing demand for academic and scientific literature. Then the first specialized staff was also appointed - a printer and two bookbinders.
… since 2013 the publishing has been carried out within a separate unit - Varna Medical University Press. It has a team of editors and specialists in the field of design, prepress and printing, facilities for digital and offset printing, three bookstores and an online store.
… all scientific journals, issued by Medical University - Varna, are available for free at any time of the day and from anywhere in the world. They are uploaded on an online platform for periodicals of Varna Medical University Press. The platform allows for easy online submission of papers by authors from around the world.
… Varna Medical University Press has been working on the translation and publication into Bulgarian of one of the most widely read medical textbooks in the world. For the first time Schwartz's Principles of Surgery by the authoritative American publisher McGraw-Hill will appear on the Bulgarian market. Schwartz's Principles of Surgery is edited by Prof. Dr. Krasimir Ivanov.
... Medical University - Varna has three bookstores and an online store. The first one is located next to the main entrance of the Rectorate, at 55, Marin Drinov Str. The second one is in the Medical College, at 76, Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd. The third one is in UMHAT "St. Marina" - Varna, at 1, Hr. Smirnenski Blvd. All available editions can also be purchased from the online store of Varna Medical University Press. Moreover, deliveries are made all over the country and abroad.