Panevėžys County Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė Public Library is the main one in the North East part of Lithuania with the biggest universal fund in the region. It combines rich history with modernity and boasts a vivid cultural life.
Panevėžys County Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė Public Library is a modern center promoting innovation in regional libraries’ work. It provides appealing spaces and equal rights for everyone to learn, create, and discover.
The library is the regional center for all the libraries in the denoted area and is responsible for the monitoring of libraries’ performance, the coordination of activities, methodical assistance, librarians’ qualification development, interlibrary loan services , bibliography, regional heritage studies, and information.
The library ensures that national libraries’ development programs are in place; serves customers and provides the possibility to fulfill one’s cultural, educational and personal-growth needs; promotes ethnographical regional traditions and the spread of culture and art services.