JONAS AVYŽIUS PUBLIC LIBRARY WITH 23 BRANCHES
In 1937 Education Minister established the library with a public reading room in Joniškis. The library was located on two rooms in a building at the A. Smetona (nowadays Livonijos) street. Opening of a library was significant fact in cultural and historical ways of city history.
In May 2004 public library was named Jonas Avyžius – famous lithuanian writer.
Library mission – allow the district community to read and search for information using traditional resources and modern technology. It is an area of information, educational and cultural center for self-education.
Library vision – attractive and convenient place to work, learn, educate, relax, library which responds to public needs for reading and search for information.
Vilniaus str. 3, LT – 84147, Joniškis Director: Jovita Šimkevičiūtė Tel: +370 426 51 258 Tel./fax. +370 426 51 258 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org://www.joniskis.rvb.lt/