About us

Jurbarkas District Counsil Public Library

Foundation year: 1937;

Number of branches:25;

Number of book volumes: 275 807;

Number of periodical titles:117;

Registered users (2011): 9165;

Special collections: Publications related to Jurbarkas region;

Activities:Exhibitions of literature and documents, events based on literature and culture, etnography;

Special services: Interlibrary loan, copying, scaning, public free (of charge) internet.


Director: Rasida Kalinauskienė
Address: Vilniaus str. 4, LT - 74127 Jurbarkas
Telephone: +370 447 72519
Fax: +370 447 72519
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Web-site: http://www.jurbarko-rvb.lt/

Department for readers (adult): Telephone:+370 447 72 518

Department for children: Telephone: +370 447 72 515

Library Services

Free of Charge Services:

The borrowing of printed library material; borrowing of audiobooks and printed material written in Braille writing system; reading room services; consultations for the research of information; answering of the requests; phone consultation services; interlibrary abonnement (TBA - the ability to borrow books from the biggest libraries of the country); home delivery of the printed material for handicapped people; instructions how to use catalogues, databases, computers and internet; cultural events, literary exhibitions; public internet access; the organization of library tours.

Charged Services:

LIBIS reader identity card; duplication of printing fragments; black-and-white printing of electronic documents; document scanning services; CD/DVD data recording; rent of the library's premises and equipment.


Fields of Services. Mission. Vision

Our mission:

to keep, to save and systemize different traditional and electronical documents, to create the ability for all the members of Jurbarkas community and its guests to use local and international sources of information, to satisfy Jurbarkas community‘s needs of educational and cultural activities as well as the needs of creative expression and communication. We constantly improve the quality of our traditional and innovative services in order to correspond to the people‘s expectations and their demands of modern technologies.

Our vision:

library as a modern center of information, culture, education and recreation, which offers different services of finding information and the improvement of social unity encouraging people to become active, creative and qualified members of the society, who are able to be competitive in job market and other spheres of life.


Fields of Services:

library, archive, museum and other cultural services (code: 91.0);

library and archive services (code: 91.01);

book publishing services (code: 58.11);

other publishing services (code: 58.190;

other information services (code: 63.9);

market research and public opinion polling services (code: 73.20);

photocopying, document preparation and other specialized office support services (code: 82.19);

other education services n.e.c. (code: 85.59);

Other amusement and recreation services (code: 93.29).

Regional Studies

The department of Regional Studies is constantly collecting the information about Jurbarkas region: the memories of the past, the visions of future and etc.


A person is considered to be connected to Jurbarkas region if he/she:

was born, grew up, lived and worked in Jurbarkas region;

was born here, but actively worked elsewhere;

was born elsewhere, but actively worked in Jurbarkas region;

was born and currently lives elsewhere, but is actively connected to Jurbarkas region through his works or ideas;

was actively connected with Jurbarkas region for some period of time;

was born and lives elsewhere, but works here.

Available Databases


Infolex contains various documents of legal information which provides quick access to the laws and regulation of the Republic of Lithuania as well as  many other useful sources of legal knowledge. Database can be accessed in the reading room of the library.


Naxos Music Library

Naxos Music Library (NML) is the world´s largest online classical music streaming library. Access 1000s of CDs with over a million tracks.

Database can be accessed only from the library‘s computers.


EBSCO provides premium content for academic libraries and covers the topics of social, humanitarian, medical and technological science.

EBSCO database can be reached from all library‘s computers. 

Work hours

time-1 I-V 9.00 - 18.00 

time-2 VI 10.00 - 16.00

Administracija: I-IV  8.00 - 17.00; V  8.00 - 15.45; pietų pertrauka 12.00 - 12.45

Prieššventinėmis dienomis dirbame viena valanda trumpiau.

Nedarbo dienomis knygas galima palikti knygų grąžinimo dėžėje.

Paskutinė mėnesio darbo diena - švaros, skaitytojai neaptarnaujami.