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Partner Huesca Public Library’s (Spain) Original Approach to Spread Positivity

Huesca Public Library (Spain) discovered an original idea to spread positivity in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of the annual San Lorenzo Festival held in Huesca on the second week of August, the library staff and visitors have gathered their creative efforts to make origami and spread some joy around various countries…… Read More

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Library Services for People With Disabilities

Panevėžys County Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė Public Library seeks to be accessible to people of various needs. Learn about the services that the library provides! Library services for people with disabilities are the following: Braille printer (with laminating machine and stapler). For the assistance contact the librarian in the Main Reading Room (2nd floor). A computer with installed screen reader….. Read More

Magdalena Smyczek

Library Conversations: Magdalena Smyczek (Poland)

The guest of the Library blog Geros knygos and our column Library Conversations is our colleague Magdalena Smyczek (Poland). Magdalena is a librarian in the Youth Department of Zory Municipal Public library. Read the conversation and learn about the profession of a librarian, interesting books, and more! When interviewing our colleagues about books and reading,….. Read More

The Cultural Project Will Feature Renowned Lithuanian Artists

Panevėžys County Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė Public Library is continuing a cultural project “Maža žemėlapyje, didi pasaulyje 2” (eng. Tiny on the Map, Great in the World 2). Learn more and participate in literary, art, and music events. About the project With this ongoing project, the library seeks to highlight the work of artists of the Panevėžys….. Read More

Zen zone

ZEN ZONE, a New Place for Library Visitors

Panevėžys County Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė public library welcomes visitors with a new space for young people (14 to 29 years old), who are looking for a cosy corner in which they could create, meditate, and learn. What you will find ZEN ZONE is a unique place in the library, where you can relax and run away….. Read More

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Library conversations: Anya Feltreuter (Sweden)

The column Library Conversations features Anya Feltreuter, the director of Mjölby Public Library (Sweden) and the Chair of Management and Marketing section for IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions). Read the interview and get familiar with everyday life at Mjölby Public Library in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. Plus, get some reading inspirations….. Read More


Virtual events are the library’s way to build positive relationships

Library users, who do not have the opportunity to participate in the events of Panevėžys County Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė Public Library, can watch them on the library’s Youtube channel (in Lithuanian). Every week the channel is updated with new event recordings, and people can watch most of the events live. This makes it even more convenient….. Read More

Children’s Literature Department: 50 years of creativity

Children’s Literature Department, located in Aukštaičių g. 4, Panevėžys, is famous for original projects organised in all libraries of Panevėžys region. This department of the library has various educational programmes prepared. The department often wins prizes at the national competitions of educational programs. Employees of the department share their experience in conferences and trainings of….. Read More

Cultural routes

Guidelines for planners of cultural routes

Cultural route is a project uniting different fields of culture, education, cultural heritage and tourism, which aims at development and promotion of one or more tourist itineraries linked to a historical route, cultural concept, personality or phenomenon of special importance, which is significant in promoting and respecting European values. Each project must have a clear….. Read More