Stradu Parish Library

"Rotas", Stradi, Stradu parish, Gulbene district, LV-4417, 27859062
e-mail: stradu.biblioteka@gulbene.lv

The library is open to visitors:
Monday - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesday - 10:00 - 18:00
Thursday - 10:00 - 18:00
Friday - 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The library is closed to visitors on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month.

Key performance indicators (2021):
Library collection -  5117
Issue - 6903
Number of users -246
Number of visits - 2320

From the history of the library:
Stradu Parish Library was founded on October 13, 1951 in "Priednieki". For many years (1963 - 1970, 1972 - 1993) this library was managed by Stanislav Graudina. Since 1995, the library has been an integral part of Paliena village.
Ineta Masa has been the head of the library since 1993. From 1988 to 1993 she worked in various Gulbene district libraries. Graduated from Riga Technical School of Culture and Education.

The library offers:

  • A collection of books and periodicals for children and adults
  • Collection of local history materials
  • Thematic article clippings and copy folders
  • Database "Letonika" and "Lursoft Newspaper Library"
  • Internet
  • Computer services
  • Printing, scanning services
  • SBA (Interlibrary Loan)

The list of information sources can be found here