Free services

Free library services are those services that the library provides to users within the budget allocated by the municipality.

They are as follows:

Subscribed databases Free access to subscribed databases on the Internet: Letonika,, Leta, Nais, Ebsco,, etc. For more information on databases, read the section "E-databases"
Training Training in searching for information on the Internet, in databases created and subscribed by the library (apply by phone 64474825 or
Computer and internet Free use of computers with internet connection and wireless internet
Devices and computers for the visually impaired Free consultations for residents to work with devices and computer equipment for people with visual impairments (apply by phone 26180697, 64473219 or e-mail: )
Expenditure, receipt reservation, transfer deadline

Extension of deadlines for delivery of books and other materials:

  1. in the reader service department by phone. 26180697, 64473219;
  2. children's library by phone 64473266;
    e-mail: ingrida @
  3. Reading room for local sciences and humanities by phone. 64471460;
    e-mail: or

Reservation of books and other materials for receiving in a specific library, reservation of books on the Internet, extension of delivery deadlines, account monitoring on the Internet:

Electronic catalog of Gulbene library Electronic catalog of Gulbene library, where information about the collection of Gulbene library and other materials and information about the collections of parish libraries since 1997 is available). Searching for information in the local history database, local government database, database "Education in Gulbene", visit:
Reader's card for children, students, pensioners Children, pupils and pensioners can receive a Gulbene Library reader's card free of charge.
Recurring expenses Newspapers, journals and periodicals. There are about 70 titles in the library. See the list of available periodicals here .
Interlibrary loan Printed works that are not in the collection of Gulbene Library can be ordered using the Interlibrary Loan (SBA) and the International Interlibrary Loan (SSBA). The customer must pay the postage. More information by phone. 26180697, 64473219 or e-mail:
Inquiries, consultations Consultations on the library and its use, implementation of thematic and factual information, consultations on information retrieval opportunities.