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Important information! Some of library’s services will not provided

Martynas Mažvydas National Library is carrying out the modernisation process of Lithuanian libraries’ information database (LIBIS). Due to data transfer from an old to a new system, some technical interruptions are expected and the libraries will provide limited services during this period.  14 July books will NOT be issued or taken back. On this day….. Read More

Goodreads Choice Awards Announces Readers’ Favourite Books

Every year Goodreads Choice Awards announces their readers’ favourite picks. Here are the best books of the year! About Goodreads Goodreads is the world’s largest site for book lovers. With a mission to help people find and share books they love, Goodreads has achieved great success since its first launch in January 2007. On Goodreads….. Read More

Happy holidays!

This year encouraged us to be creative and patient, and raised us. As we approach the most beautiful holidays of the year, let’s take a breath – gift ourselves and others with magical tales, inspiring stories, undiscovered adventures. Let us travel through our thoughts, nourish our hearts, discovering joy in everyday moments by listening, reading,….. Read More

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Important information about the library services since November 7th, 2020

Due to the quarantine in the country, from November 7th, 2020 the library temporarily pauses all of its services (e.g. trainings, educational activities, events) except the readers’ services and virtual events. The publications will be issued and can be returned during the library’s working hours. Virtual events will be streamed on the library’s Youtube channel. During….. Read More

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Safety measures now apply to readers and event visitors

We would like to inform you that until further notice, all persons over 6 years of age must wear protective equipment (face masks, respirators or other) covering their nose and mouth during the visit to Panevėžys County  Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė Public Library. According to the resolution of the Minister of Health of the Republic of Lithuania,….. Read More

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Visitor safety measures from August 1, 2020

We would like to inform you that from August 1, 2020 new safety measures are applied in Panevėžys County Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė Public Library. From August 1, 2020 all visitors of Panevėžys County Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė Public Library over the age of 6 years old must wear protective equipment covering the nose and mouth (face masks, respirators….. Read More


What is important to know when visiting the library

The Library often changes the order of visitor‘s service, the conditions of issuing and returning books, so the library users may be disturbed by the abundance of information. Find below the basic information the library users need to know today. From the 17th of June the Open Space for Youth opens. Trainings and events are….. Read More

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More library reading rooms re-open from May 25th

We would like to inform you that more library departments start issuing publications and some reading rooms are re-opening from May 25th . The library users are welcome to attend and read publications at the departments and rooms listed below: Lending Department; Main Reading Room; Region’s Cultural Heritage and Informational Publications Reading Rooms (except Periodicals….. Read More