Jaungulbene Parish Library

"Gulbitis", Gulbitis, Jaungulbene parish, Gulbene district , LV - 4420, tel. 25725922
e-mail: jaungulbene@gulbenesbiblioteka.lv

The library is open to readers:
Monday - 08:30 - 16:30
Tuesday - 08:30 - 16:30
Wednesday - 08:30 - 16:30
Thursday –8.30–16.30
Friday - 08: 30-16: 00
The library is closed to visitors on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month.

Key performance indicators (2020):
Library collection - 5684
Issue - 8132
Number of users -376
Number of visits - 3831

From library history:
The year of the foundation of the library is mentioned in the archival documents in 1947. Until then, the libraries of separate associations operated: the library of the Aduliena Singing Association, the library of the Jaungulbene Consumer Association (1919) with 671 volumes and the library of the Gulbene Agricultural Association (1900) with 600 volumes.
Dzidra Rudzīte has been managing the library since 1975. Graduated from the library department of the Riga Technical School of Culture and Education. In 2003, a separate reading room and information center were established at the library.

The library offers:

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

The list of information sources can be found here .