The editions prepared and published within the framework of the general academic project "Biobibliography of Scientists of Ukraine" are analyzed. The normative documents and statistical information on the publications made in the series since its inception in 1968 are collected, the gradual formation of modern serial design and definition of a clear structure that would allow to briefly summarize the scientific heritage and significance of the personality and work of the Academy members is examined. The use of methods of bibliographic and source analysis helped to identify certain stages in the existence of the series. The current state of this book project of the NAS of Ukraine is described. The features of the publications of biobibliographies in the Publishing House "Akademperiodyka" of the NAS of Ukraine, which acquaint a wide audience with the directions of scientific research of Ukrainian scientists, their personal achievements, are noted. Thanks to the optimized and updated existing database of publications, further digitization of bibliographic information is possible.