The National Library of Latvia (NLL) is providing remote access to its digital resources and e-services during the state of emergency (due to COVID-19) until 15 November. The NLL Digital Library has 12 collections. In addition, more than 20 full-text foreign subscribed databases, the National Encyclopaedia, as well as lecture, discussion, conference, reading and other audio and video content on NLL social networks are available for study and research purposes.
From 22 October until 15 November between 9:00 and 17:00 on weekdays the NLL Information Centre will provide remote readers registration and information on basic questions: phone: +371 67806135, +371 25627640; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Readers will be able to receive remote consultations on using the Digital Library: phone: +371 67806110; e-mail: email@example.com and on databases: phone: +371 67806113; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Digital collections (most of the content is in Latvian):
- Electronic catalogues and databases
- National Encyclopaedia
- Latvian National Digital Library
- List of digital collections
- Online subscription databases: EBSO, ScienceDirect, Scopus, Proquest Dissertation and Thesis Online, Bibliorossica, Cambridge Journals Online, Credo Reference, Emerald, Encyclopaedia Britannica Academic Edition, Dawsonera e-books
In order to gain individual access (if you have not already done so) to the online databases, NLL readers with a reader card must fill out an APPLICATION (PDF) and send it – in scanned or photographed form – to email@example.com.
Recordings of lectures, conferences, discussions, readings:
Information prepared by:
Head of Public Relations
National Library of Latvia
Phone: +371 26472501