Regional Library Petko R. Slaveykov

Veliko Tarnovo

Payment methods

In cash

In cash at any reader service desk in the library

By card

By credit/debit card via POS-terminal in the main library building

Bank Transfer

By bank transfer:
IBAN: BG12SOMB91303158858200
Municipality Bank Ltd.
67 Stefan Stambolov str.
Veliko Tarnovo

Price of the administrative service "Issue of registration card", valid from the date of issue until the same date of the following year

Students up to IV grade 2,00 BGN
Students from V to XII grade 4,00 BGN
Senior citizens and disadvantaged persons 4,00 BGN
All other readers 6,00 lv.
Monthly reading card 2,00 lv.
Duplicate of a lost library card 1,00 BGN

When registering a group of 5 people, each person pays 50% of the regular price of the annual personal library card. Any family is also considered a group. When registering the whole family, each member of the family pays 50% of the regular price of the card depending on the category they fall into.

The Library reserves the right, at its own expense, to register "Personal Reader Cards" at discounted rates, as well as free ones in its capacity as a social, educational, informational and cultural organization.

Postage and collection allowances for library materials
from overdue patrons under Articles 49-53 of the Rules of the RL "P. Р. Slaveykov"

Failure to return a library document within the specified time limit 0,01 BGN for each
overdue day
Warning letter in the form Postage fee
Second letter with return receipt Postage

Prices of services covered by Article 52 of the ZOB

Name of the service Measure Price in BGN
1. 1 Written bibliographic services
Art. 52, par. 1, items 1-2 of the BSA
1.1.1. Written thematic bibliographical reference up to 20 titles 5.00
1.1.2. Written thematic bibliographical reference 21-50 titles 10.00
1.1.3. Written thematic bibliographical reference over 50 titles 20.00
1.1.4. Written factual reference on a specific topic for 1 pc. 15.00
  Note: The above prices are for a standard service with a lead time of 10 working days. For express service (3 working days) add 50% to the cost of the standard reference.
1.1.5. Reusing an already written thematic bibliographic reference for 1 item. 50% of
the original price
1.1.6. Preparation of a bibliography for 1 included title
1.2. Delivery of library documents from the country and abroad -
Art. 52, par. 1(3) of the Law on Library and Information Services
1.2.1. For readers:
For books obtained under the MHS
(Interlibrary Loan Service)
and their return by post
for 1 request 2.00 + the rate of the library concerned
1.2.2. For libraries:
For books sent by MHS
for 1 request 2.00
1.3. Copying of library documents -
Art. 52, par. 1, item 5 of the Law on Library
1.3.1. Photocopies of originals on paper media
  Up to A4 format, single-sided page 0.10
  Up to A4, double-sided sheet 0.15
  Up to A3 format, single-sided page 0.20
  Up to A3 format, double-sided sheet 0.30
  Documents issued from 1878 to 1944, single-sided page 0.50
  Documents issued from 1878 to 1944, bilateral sheet 1.00
  Documents issued before 1878, one-sided page 1.00
  Documents issued before 1878, bilateral sheet 2.00
  Note: Documents should be copied on 80 g/m2 white offset paper provided by the library. Prices are for black copy. For copying in colour the prices in 1.3.5 apply.
1.3.2. Digitisation of library documents - originals on paper media (includes additional operations such as processing the scanned document with specialised software and entering metadata for text recognition )
  Up to A4 format image / page 0.20
  Above A4 format
(Central Building only)
image / page 0.50
  Documents issued from 1878 to 1944. image / page 1.00
  Documents issued before 1878 image / page 2.00
  Provision of a copy of already digitised printed documents image / page 0.05
1.3.3. Digitisation of non-book library documents (includes additional activities related to data processing and recognition of the scanned non-book document )
  Video cassettes VHS format per hour started 5.00
  Audio cassettes, magnetic tapes for 1 pc. 3.00
  Gramophone records for 1 pc. 5.00
  Audio cassettes, gramophone records, magnetic tapes for 1 audio fragment (track) 1.00
  Film (photo) strips (negative), transparencies for 1 whole tape up to 36 frames 3.00
  Slides, single frames of film strips for 1 pcs. 0.50
1.3.4. Recording information on electronic media
(consumable provided by the library)
1 pc. 2.00
  USB flash drive
(not provided by the library)
1 pc. 1.00
1.3.5. Printer printout
  Up to A4 format, single-sided Page 0.20
  Up to A4, double-sided sheet 0.40
  Up to A3 format, single-sided page 0.40
  Up to A3 format, double-sided sheet 0.80
  Colour - up to 50% fill
  Up to A4 format, single-sided Page 1.00
  Up to A4, double-sided sheet 2.00
  Up to A3 format, single-sided Page 2.00
  Up to A3 format, double-sided sheet 4.00
  Colour - over 50% fill
  Up to A4 format, single sided Page 2.00
  Up to A4, double-sided sheet 4.00
  Up to A3 format, single-sided Page 4.00
  Up to A3 format, double-sided sheet 8.00
  Note: Documents should be printed on a laser printer on 80 g/m2 white offset paper provided by the library.
1.4. Preparation and publication of publications -
Art. 52, par. 52, paragraph 1, item 6, of the BSA
1.4.1. Computer typesetting of smooth text in Bulgarian page 1.50
1.4.2. Computer typesetting of text in Bulgarian with tables, formulas, diagrams page 2.50
1.4.3. Computer typing of text in a foreign language page 2.50
1.4.4. Pagination of plain text in Bulgarian page 1.00
1.4.5. Pagination of text in Bulgarian with tables, formulas, diagrams page 2.00
1.4.6. Pagination of text in a foreign language page 2.00
1.4.7. Image positioning/sizing (does not include scanning and processing) for 1 pcs. 0.20
1.4.8. Bibliographic editing of list (bibliography, references used, notes) for 1 description 0.30
1.4.9. Preparation of a mock-up cover for 1 pc. 20.00
  Note: From 1.4.1. to 1.4.6. the term page means a block of 1800 characters, including spaces. The price for pagination includes one black and white print and one proofreading.

Prices for other services not covered by Article 51, par. 51(1) and 52(1). 1 of the BSA

Name of the service Measure Price in BGN
2.1 Preparation of presentation materials with the applicant's project
(price does not include scanning and printing)
2.1.1. Preparation of printed materials
  Invitation computer layout 3.00
  Poster up to A3 format computer layout 5.00
  Leaflet / flyer up to A4 format computer layout 10.00
  Brochure (up to 16 pages) computer layout 20.00
  Exhibition boards up to 70x50 cm computer layout 10.00
  Exhibition boards up to 90x105 cm computer layout 15.00
2.1.2. Preparation of electronic materials
  Presentation for 1 slide 2.00
  Film (any type of production created in the form of a video with the technical and physical involvement of a library staff member) for 1 item for each recorded hour 50.00
2.2. Plastic comb binding
(price includes cover)
  Up to 100 sheets for 1 pcs. 2.00
  Up to 300 sheets for 1 pcs. 3.00
  Up to 500 sheets for 1 pcs. 4.00
2.3. Lamination (double-sided, 80 μm thermal film)
  Up to A4 format for 1 pc. 0.60
  A3 format for 1 pc. 1.00
2.4. Use of sound equipment and multimedia presentations (library staff operates the equipment) block of 4 hours 100.00


1 In accordance with Order N 5/01.03.2021, effective 01.03.2021.

2 Pursuant to Order No 4/01.03.2021, in force from 01.03.2021.

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Regional Public Library

Petko R. Slaveykov

5000 Veliko Tarnovo

2, Ivanka Boteva

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kalina Ivanova


+359 62 620208

+359 88 9 297 269

Dr. Ivan Aleksandrov

Deputy Director

+359 62 628098

+359 88 8 790 104

Branch 'Buzludzha'

8, Denyo Chokanov st.

+359 62 648 803

Main Building

2, Ivanka Boteva st.

+359 62 627 901

Art Department

8, Krakov st.

+359 62 630 410

Department for Senior Readers 'Snejana Yaneva'

7, Simeon Veliki st.

+359 62 641 856

Branch 'Slaveiche'

7, Simeon Veliki st.

Children's Department

+359 62 641 856

Foreign Language Centre 'Eagle'

7, Simeon Veliki st.

+359 62 646 916

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