Library Tours

Please register at the Conference venue from 2 July onwards. Please note that you cannot register for the library tours as part of the Conference registration process.

The meeting point for all library tours is the registration desk in the National Library of Latvia’s new building (Mukusalas iela 3, Riga).

Friday 4 July, 14.15-17.00

National Library of Latvia, 14.15-17.00

Tour of the National Library of Latvia’s new building – the ‘Castle of Light’
Tour Duration: 90 minutes

First Group: 14.15-15.45
Second Group: 15.15-16.45

University of Latvia Library, 14.15-17.00

Tour of the newly restored Kerkovius’s House – Research Library for Humanities and Social Sciences of the University of Latvia

Tour Duration: 90 minutes

First Group: 14.15-16.00
(14.30 start for those delegates who wish to make their way independently to the Library.)
Second Group: 15.15-17.00
(15.30 start for those delegates who wish to make their way independently to the Library.)

The Scientific Library of Riga Technical University, 14.15-17.00

Tour of the central building of the University of Scientific Library of Riga Technical University

Tour Duration: 90 minutes

First Group: 14.15-16.00
Second Group: 15.15-17.00