Dauksti Parish Library

"Saulītes", Daukstes, Daukstu Parish, Gulbene District, LV-4429, tel. 27316443
e-mail: daukstes@gulbenesbiblioteka.lv

The library is open to readers:
Monday - 10-17
Tuesday - 9-17
Wednesday - 9-17
Thursday - 9-17
Friday - 9-17
The library is closed to visitors on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month.

Key performance indicators (2021):
Library collection - 5528
Issue - 7907
Number of users - 170
Number of visits - 2407

From the history of the library:
In 1924, the Dauksti Education Association was established with a library (350 volumes). The current library was opened on August 1, 1954. The first books were brought from Virāne, Tirza Parish. For many years (1962-1996) the library was managed by Vija Mezīte. After that, the library was managed by Artis Mezītis (1996-2006) and Anda Krima (2007-2016). The library is currently run by Kristīne Mezīte.  


The library offers:

  • A collection of books and periodicals for children and adults
  • Collection of local history materials
  • Inquiries and consultations
  • Internet
  • Databases "Letonika" and "Lursoft Newspaper Library"
  • Computer services
  • Printing, copying and scanning services
  • SBA (Interlibrary Loan)
  • Outdoor reading room

The list of information sources can be found here .