Gradska knjižnice Rijeka (Rijeka City Library)


Rijeka City Library aims to be the City’s cultural, educational, social and information centre. As a public library, it promotes democratic values and acts as the heart of the community. Founded on the principle of openness, it is a local access point to knowledge, information and culture. The library offers to the public a wide range of services and activities: core library services, Internet and PC access and education, reading groups, storytelling for preschool children, various workshops for children and teenagers, presentations of books and authors, exhibitions, professional meetings, etc. Rijeka City Library views itself as the primary local community partner, the critical factor for building a free society of informed, well-read, creative and connected individuals and supports realizing individual potential and overall social development of the local community by promoting a culture of reading, lifelong learning, innovation, and quality leisure time for citizens of all generations.



News March 25 2024

Discover the 2024 Dublin Literary Award Shortlist

Discover which 6 books made it to the shortlist, one of world’s most valuable literary prizes!
News January 16 2024

2024 Longlist Revealed

Novels by four Irish authors are among the 70 books nominated by 80 libraries around the world!
News November 28 2023

2024 Dublin Literary Award Judges Announced

Meet our judging panel for 2024 Dublin Literary Award
Video June 2 2023

Highlights from the 2023 Dublin Literary Award Ceremony

Katja Oskamp and translator Jo Heinrich win the prize for Marzahn, Mon Amour.


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