More than 150 libraries all over Estonia are preparing for the read aloud event today

Today, on 12 January at noon, the Year of Libraries is launched with an all-Estonian read aloud event from the two books by Estonian authors that enjoyed the highest number of loans last year.

Over 800 Estonian libraries celebrate the Year of Libraries

More than 800 public, school and research libraries partake in the 2022 Year of Libraries which introduces their transforming role in the society. Every second Estonian resident is a library reader and all-in-all they annually borrow over 13 million publications. The Year of Libraries is opened on 12 January in Tarvastu, Viljandi county.