About the Library.
The Public Library In Chrzanów is a municipal cultural institution organized by a City Council in Chrzanów.
The library operates within Chrzanów town and community. The whole network of the Public Library in Chrzanów comprises of the following: The Main Library, 6 branches and 1 Library Post.
The Library has a collection of 226 thousand volumes and is constantly updated. Apart from the traditional books we gather and elaborate book- and e-book collections, we have music, films and other multimedia. We create database for regional bibliography, as well as issue files and create records from community life.
The library has been operating within Chrzanów town and the borough and promoting reading since 1946. Long-term informative activities, cultural and educational projects, promotional, instructional and methodological activities benefiting the users have made the Library a unique place.
It has been functioning as a district library since 1999, performing substantive care over public libraries within the Chrzanów district. The main tasks of the Municipal Public Library in Chrzanów are making collections available externally and internally, informative activity, cultural and educational activities, as well as promotional, instructional and methodological activities for the benefit of municipality.
Apart from its basic tasks, the Public Library in Chrzanów carries out cultural and educational activities, such as: meetings with authors and interesting people - amateur artists from Chrzanów region, poets and writers and other outstanding people, book promotion, exhibitions - sometimes with a formal opening, as well as competitions, different workshops, happenings and picnics. There are two Literary Clubs, one in the main building and ?Pod Muzami? in the Old Town district Al.Henryka 30.They organize various cultural events, including literary meetings ? the cycle is intended for secondary and post-secondary school students.
Every day on average 600 people visit and use our collection.
Miejska Biblioteka Publiczna w Chrzanowie
ul. Broniewskiego 10C
tel.: 32 763 27 40
fax: 32 763 27 59
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