In-depth interview to Saša Ambrožič of the Ivan Tavčar Public Library (Slovenia)

A couple of months ago we got a mail from Jeanna Clampitt, a student of Library Science at a University in California with a request. This is the account of the events in her own words: I am a Library & Information Science student at San José State University in California, USA. This summer I... Continue Reading →


Croatian prison reading program for detainees and their children

The Spanish Association of Reading and Writing (AELE) organized the 20th European Conference on Literacy and Sixth Iberoamerican Forum on Literacy and Learning. Both events took place in Madrid (Spain) from 3 to 6 July, 2017.  The European Conference is organized in collaboration with the International Development in Europe Committee (IDEC) of the International Literacy... Continue Reading →

In pace with time: basic computer knowledge skills for senior citizens at Osijek City and University Library (Croatia)

Srđan Lukačević, from the Osijek City and University Library (Croatia) has sent us information about this activity for seniors: The Osijek City and University Library is a constituent of the Josip Juraj Strossmayer University in Osijek, acting as a dual function library: the central public library of the City of Osijek and Osijek-Baranja County and the... Continue Reading →

Library without walls, a summer activity by Požega Public Library (Croatia)

Ana Dadic, national representative of Croatia for the Sister Libraries Program, has sent us information about the summer activities from Požega Public Library. Ana explains they haven't joined the program yet, but are seriously thinking about it! 2017 is the 5th year in a row that Požega Public Library and Reading Room has organized Library... Continue Reading →

Take time to read even during summer: an activity from Vodice Public Library (Croatia)

Temperatures are rising above 30° Celsius and Vodice Public Library has put together a list of recommended titles for summer reading, where everyone will find something for themselves: Recommendations for adults. In addition, throughout the summer in the multimedia hall you can see art exhibitions: “Kameni rukopis” by Krešimir Radas, final exhibition of members of... Continue Reading →

Pay a visit to your sister: Librarians from Public Library “Viktor Car Emin” Opatija (Croatia) Visit Galway City Libraries (Ireland)

On June 24th the director of Public Library "Viktor Car Emin" Opatija, Mrs Suzana Šturm-Kržić, accompanied by two librarians, set out on a journey to Ireland to finally meet in person their sister library in Galway. We left warm Croatian weather to arrive to 15 degrees colder Dublin. On the way to our destination, we... Continue Reading →

Picture book festival “The Guardians of the Stories“ at Osijek Public Library (Croatia) 

The Picture Book Festival, "The Guardians of the Stories“ aims to emphasize the importance of reading as one of the most significant lifelong activities. The list of all the activities can be found on the Library's website. The program of the Festival is available through the Program link. Osijek City and University Library in cooperation with... Continue Reading →

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