LIBRARIES IN AKMENĖ DISTRICT
Akmenė district has a public library with its 13 branches.
VISION OF LIBRARIES
Libraries seek to become institutions satisfying the needs of communities related to spread of information, cultural and social issues, where representatives of all communal groups would be able to:
MISSION OF LIBRARIES
PURPOSES OF LIBRARY ACTIVITIES
PUBLIC LIBRARY OF AKMENĖ DISTRICT
Working hours: Monday – Saturday from 11 a. m. until 7 p. m., Friday from 11 a. m. until 6 p. m.
The chain of the public library and its branches includes: Public Library Reader Service and Bibliography Department, Children’s Literature Department, Print Management and Acquisition Department; Branches of Akmenė and Venta; Branch of K. Narščius in Papilė; Branches in villages of Agluonos, Kalniškiai, Eglesiai, Jučiai, Kivyliai, Kruopiai, Pakalniškiai, Sablauskiai, Vegeriai.
Free Internet access is available in all libraries of Akmenė.
Services provided to readers: e-banking, trainings for residents, filling-in various declarations, special software MAGIC and JAW installed in working places for the sighted and the blind.
The public library has installed LIBIS, the subsystem of analytical bibliography and LIBIS reader service subsystem.