The “Zhany Kitep” institution of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Kyrgyz Republic is established based on Kyrgyz Republic Government Decree #341 July 24, 2018 with the support of the "Sector Development Program: Strengthening the Education System" Project, financed by Asian Development Bank.

The institution is created to improve the availability of textbooks for students of general education organizations (schools) of the Kyrgyz Republic, to accumulate rental funds for sustainable financing of the timely publication of new textbooks.

The purpose of the Institution is to provide students with textbooks that meet modern requirements. “Zhany Kitep” institution is a legal entity created at the expense of non-state funds, pursuing social, charitable, cultural, educational and other socially beneficial aims of a non-commercial nature.