Usage of Library

Everybody can use the services of Pärnu Central Library. The requirement for admission to the Library is library card or ID-card that give the right to use all the services provided by the Library. The library card is issued on the basis of a document provided with a photograph and personal identity number.
The charge for the library card is 1.50€. Discount (0.80€) is valid for pupils, students and pensioners.

  • Outdoor clothes are left in the cloakroom
  • Cases and the carrier bags lager than A4 size are left in the cloakroom
  • No eating, drinking, speaking with mobile phones and smoking is allowed in the service area of the library

Library Services

  • Home lending
  • Research literature
  • Fiction
  • Literature for children and teenagers
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • CD-s and the other sound carriers, printed music
  • EU, Council of Europe and NATO Info Sections
  • Internet Access Point
  • Free of charge WiFi area all over the library
  • Photocopies from the the library materials


Overdue charge is 0.06€ per day
Compensation for lost and a damaged book is 10x its price or its replacement with the book of the same value