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Regional Library
Petko R. Slaveykov

Regional Public library „Petko R. Slaveykov”

The library holds a collection of 600,000 paper and digital works and serves 10 000 visitors annually

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Book foyer
Regional Library
Petko R. Slaveykov

Book Foyer with autograph 2024

Expect interesting meetings with favourite authors and their new books

Big & small
Regional Library
Petko R. Slaveykov

Library for everyone - big and small

We organise various interesting events, and competitions throughout the year open for all age groups

Annual Competitions

Part of the Library's rich cultural calendar are the competitions that take place throughout the year. Library professionals are involved in their organisation.

Digital Library

A collection of digital copies of unique old printed, rare and valuable books, periodicals and archival documents of local history.

Scientific Conference

Since 2002 the Regional National Biibliotheque "Petko R. Slaveykov" - Veliko Tarnovo has been the main organizer of the National Scientific Conference "Libraries-Reading-Communications"

Past Events

19 Apr 2024
Има места, където щастието живее – такова усещане остави у нас книгата на Галя Щърбева „Да хванеш гората”. Това са 30 истории, за сбъднати мечти, предизвикателства, ексцентрични идеи и уроци по родолюбие .
19 Apr 2024

Срещите с автори, част от ФОАЙЕ НА КНИГАТА С АВТОГРАФ 2024 продължават с проф. Пламен Дойнов и представяне на новата му книга „Освен терора. Моделиране на новия писател на НРБ (1944-1956)“.

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Event Calendar

 Regional Library Petko R. Slaveykov in Veliko Tarnovo city is the largest public information centre in Northern Bulgaria.

 

Recommended Books

Smart predi rojdestvo

Death before Christmas

  • Author: Svetla Andreeva
  • Language: bulgarian
  • Publisher: Faber
  • ISBN: 978-619-001686
  • Year of publication: 2023
  • Cover: soft
  • Pages: 94

"The stories in Svetla Andreeva's new book are similar and united by the interrogator Dragolyub Mihailov.

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Never ending time

  • Author: Petar Stoyanovich
  • Language: bulgarian
  • Publisher: Knigomania
  • ISBN: 9786191953691
  • Year of publication: 2023
  • Cover: hard
  • Pages: 392

"Never ending time" by Petar Stoyanovich are memories without the burden of memory.

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To catch the forest

  • Author: Galya Shcherbeva
  • Language: bulgarian
  • Publisher: Елпи-02
  • ISBN: 9786199003626
  • Year of publication: 2023
  • Cover: soft
  • Pages: 176

30 of the most inspiring stories and travel ideas from the show "To Catch the Forest"

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istorii-ot-rachniya-bagazh

Stories from hand luggage

  • Author: Georgi Milkov
  • Language: bulgarian
  • Publisher: Книгомания
  • ISBN: 9786191953493
  • Year of publication: 2023
  • Cover: soft
  • Pages: 520

In "Stories from the Hand Luggage" Georgi Milkov describes encounters, places and events that made him become a diligent collector of experiences.

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Wound

What is sacrifice? To die on the battlefield in the name of the fatherland or to save the life of a child?

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Annual Competitions

Summer campaign "Come to the library"

The Summer Campaign "Come to the Library" is an initiative, conceptually designed to provoke the students from I to XII grade from Veliko Tarnovo, who are readers of RL "Petko R. Slaveykov" to read more and more books during the summer holidays.

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"/Un/solved case"

The National Crime Writing Contest, under the general title of "/The/ Unsolved Case," will launch in 2021. The contest is held over a one- or two-month period, traditionally during the fall season of a given calendar year.

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"My hometown"

With the longest and most successful implementation is the annual competition "My hometown". Its first edition was in 2000 and has since become a favorite and recognizable for the participants from the city and the region.

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Foyer of the book with an autograph

Regional Library "Petko R. Slaveykov" - Veliko Tarnovo over the last ten years has established an extremely prestigious cultural event, which is the "Foyer of the book with an autograph". The philosophy of this forum is related to the promotion of Bulgarian printed book production not only in the region, but also nationally.

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Latest News

Гостуване на РБ "П. Р. Славейков" в ОУ "Свети Патриарх Евтимий"

На 18 април по случай Месец на четенето, учениците от IV "в" клас на ОУ "Свети Патриарх Евтимий" с класен ръководител г-жа Елена Ангелова

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Visiting children from the kindergarten "First June" - Veliko Tarnovo

On 09. 04. in the central building of RB "P. Р. Slavejkov" visited two groups of children from the kindergarten "First June" /V. Tarnovo/.

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Regional Public Library

Petko R. Slaveykov

5000 Veliko Tarnovo

2, Ivanka Boteva

prs@libraryvt.com

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kalina Ivanova

Director

+359 62 620208

+359 88 9 297 269

director@libraryvt.com

Dr. Ivan Aleksandrov

Deputy Director

+359 62 628098

+359 88 8 790 104

prs@libraryvt.com

Branch 'Buzludzha'

8, Denyo Chokanov st.

+359 62 648 803

buzl_dep@libraryvt.com

Main Building

2, Ivanka Boteva st.

+359 62 627 901

zaemna@libraryvt.com

Art Department

8, Krakov st.

+359 62 630 410

art_dep@libraryvt.com

Department for Senior Readers 'Snejana Yaneva'

7, Simeon Veliki st.

+359 62 641 856

slav_dep@libraryvt.com

Branch 'Slaveiche'

7, Simeon Veliki st.

Children's Department

+359 62 641 856

slav_do@libraryvt.com

Foreign Language Centre 'Eagle'

7, Simeon Veliki st.

+359 62 646 916

eagle_dep@libraryvt.com

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