Opening Hours

Attention! Dear visitors, in accordance with the regulations of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania the Martynas Mažvydas National Libray of Lithuania is cancelling all events at its premises and is temporarily withdrawing services for visitors and provision of part of its services. The National Library will be closed for visitors until 27 April. More ›


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The Library is open and the registration and information desk is working:

Monday to Friday 8.00 - 21.00
Saturday, Sunday 10.00 - 18.00

Social Sciences, Humanities, Leisure, Lithuanian Studies, Media Reading Rooms are open:

Monday to Friday 8.00 - 21.00
Saturday, Sunday 10.00 - 18.00

Rare Books and Manuscripts Reading Room is open:

Monday to Friday 10.00 - 19.00
Saturday 10.00 - 18.00

Judaica Research Centre is open:

Monday to Friday 9.00 - 18.00

Adolfas Damušis Democratic Studies Centre is open:

Monday to Thursday 8.00 - 17.00 (Lunch break 12.00 - 12.45);
Friday 8.00 - 15.45 (Lunch break 12.00 - 12.45).

Children’s and Youth Reading Room is open:

Monday to Friday 9.00 - 21.00
Saturday, Sunday 10.00 - 18.00

Children's Activity Centre Žaisloteka opening hours:

Monday to Thursday 10.00 - 17.00
Friday 10.00 - 17.45
Lunch break 14.00 - 14.45

PATS SAU Makerspace opening hours:

Monday to Friday 12.00 - 21.00
Saturday, Sunday 12.00 - 18.00


The National Library is closed on public holidays. The opening hours are one hour shorter on a day before a public holiday.

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