Old Periodicals Reading Room

Temporary closed since 2022 October.


Opening hours:

Monday to Thursday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. to 3.45 p.m.

The Old Periodicals Reading Room:

Materials available:

  • Lithuanian and Lituanica (in Russian, Belarusian, Polish and other languages) periodicals from the 19th-20th century (prie-1945);
  • Old, rare non-Lituanica periodicals (pre-1800);
  • Lithuanian emigree periodicals (from the 19th century to this day);
  • Reference materials: encyclopedias, bibliographies, manuals, guides.

Readers are welcome:

Requests for items from the Old Periodicals collections of the Rare Books Department are accepted until 16.45 p.m.

Rules for the Rules for the Use of Rare Publications.

If you need help searching or making a request for an item, please ask the Reading Room staff member for assistance or write to Ask A Librarian.