The Wroblewski Library of
the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences

Žygimantų g. 1, LT-01102 Vilnius, Lithuania
Telephone, fax +370 5 262 95 37, E-mail biblioteka@mab.lt

About the Library

The Wroblewski  Library of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences is  a scientific library of state significance, a cultural, scientific and educational institution. Its founder is the Lithuanian  Academy of Sciences. All citizens of Lithuania and foreign countries are entitled to use  the services of the Library.

As of  January 1, 2015, the stock of the Library counted  3.733.514  volumes. On January 1, 2015, the  Wroblewski  Library of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences had  12.274  registered users.

Aim

The main objective of the Library is to satisfy information needs of the scientific community,to preserve and pass on to future  generations the stored and still being stored collections of documentary heritage and to carry out scientific and educational mission.  Owing to its historically formed  collections of written heritage, the Library is an institution fostering research of the documentary heritage of  science and culture history.

Tasks

  • to supply the scientific community with information resources;
  • to carry out and stimulate research of the documentary heritage of  science and culture history;
  • to  introduce  new information and communication technologies;
  • to  promote scientific and educational awareness of the  value of creative writing.

Values

  • professional improvement;
  • competence;
  • teamwork;
  • responsibility.