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SERVICES

 

Free of Charge Services

Service Location

Lending for in house use

Radastų St. 2
Fiction (III floor lobby)
The Kaunas Studies Reading Room (room 304)
Periodicals Reading Room  (room 305)
Lending Desk (IV floor lobby)
Art Reading Room (room 406)
Humanities (room 418)
Newly Published Material Reading Room (room 414)
Natural Sciences (room 415)
German and Swiss Libraries (room 404)
K. Donelaičio St. 8
Music Department (I floor)
The Old and Rare Prints Department (II floor)
K. Donelaičio St. 8/Lydos St. 2
Children’s Literature Department

Taking publications out on loan

Radastų g. 2
Fiction (III floor lobby)
Periodicals Reading Room  (room 305)
Lending Desk (IV floor lobby)
Art Reading Room (room 406)
Humanities (room 418)
Natural Sciences (room 415)
German and Swiss Libraries (room 404)
K. Donelaičio St. 8
Music Department (I floor)
K. Donelaičio St. 8/Lydos St. 2
Children’s Literature Department

Ordering publications via the Internet (you must have the KCPL or LIBIS Library Card)

KCPL Eletronic Catalogue

Returning publications during library working hours

Radastų St. 2
III floor lobby
IV floor lobby

Returning publications not during library working hours

Radastų St. 2
Nearby the staff entrance

The Corner of Publications (the newest issues of daily and weekly national newspapers and other publications are available)

Radastų St. 2
II floor lobby

Cultural events and art exhibitions

Event Calendar

Internet access

Radastų St. 2
II floor lobby (public Internet access),
Electronic Information Reading Room (room 321)
The Kaunas Studies Reading Room (room 304)
Art Reading Room (room 406)
Humanities (room 418)
Natural Sciences (room 415)
German and Swiss Libraries (room 404)
K. Donelaičio St. 8
Music Department (public Internet access)
The Old and Rare Prints Department (II floor)
K. Donelaičio St. 8/Lydos St. 2
Children’s Literature Department

Wireless Internet access (user name ‘‘biblioteka’’)

Radastų St. 2
II floor lobby
K. Donelaičio St. 8
Music Department (I floor)

Computer and information literacy consultations and individual training (under 1 hour)

Radastų g. 2
II floor lobby (public Internet access),
Electronic Information Reading Room (room 321)
K. Donelaičio St. 8
Music Department (public Internet access)

Computer and information literacy courses for the resident groups

The course schedule and registration

Newsletters

Subscribe newsletters

KCPL electronic directories

Electronic directories

Databases subscribed by KCPL (for in house and remote use)

Radastų St. 2
Electronic Information Reading Room (room 321)
The Kaunas Studies Reading Room (room 304)
Art Reading Room (room 406)
Humanities (room 418)
Natural Sciences (room 415)
German and Swiss Libraries (room 404)
K. Donelaičio g. 8
Music Department (I floor)
The Old and Rare Prints Department (II floor)
K. Donelaičio St. 8/Lydos St. 2
Children’s Literature Department
Using the remote mode
Lithuanian data bases or Foreign data bases

Presenting and training to use temporary or newly subscribed data bases

Registration via phone (8 37) 32 42 54 or via e-mail eis@kvb.lt

You may listen to music and play the piano

K. Donelaičio St. 8
Music Department (I floor)

Equipment for vinyl records/ cassette tapes/ CDs

K. Donelaičio St. 8
Music Department (I floor)

Audio/ video/ electronic information equipment

Radastų St. 2
German and Swiss Libraries (room 404)

Equipment for films

Radastų St. 2
Art Reading Room (room 406)

CD-ROM/ DVD overview

Radastų St. 2
All reading rooms
K. Donelaičio St. 8/Lydos St. 2

Children’s Literature Department

Assistance in search of information in the search systems: catalogues, card files, informational publications

Radastų St. 2
All reading rooms and lending departments.
Questions are answered by a bibliographer-adviser (room 234)

Assistance in search of information on the library electronic catalogue.

Radastų St. 2
Questions are answered by a bibliographer-adviser (room 234)
Electronic Information Reading Room (room 321)

Assistance in search of information for using Library sources for information search

Registration via phone (8 37) 32 42 36 or e-mail jausra@kvb.lt

Replying to requests regarding bibliographical search (in person)

Radastų St. 2
All reading rooms and lending departments.
Questions are answered by a bibliographer-adviser (room 234)

Replying to electronic requests (via phone, e-mail, Skype)

Ask a Librarian

A guided library tour to introduce the Library units, services, regulations etc.

Group registration via phone (8 37) 32 42 48, via e-mail loreta@kvb.lt, by filling in order form or in person at Radastų St. 2, room 324.

Exposition of Old Books (15th – 19thcenturies)

Registration via phone (8 37) 32 43 76, e-mail seni_reti@kvb.lt or by filling in order form.

 

PRICE LIST OF CHARGED SERVICES

Service Price Location

LIBIS Library Card*

4 Lt

Radastų St. 2
Registration Desk(II floor lobby)
K. Donelaičio St. 8
The Old and Rare Prints Department  (II floor) 
Music Department (I floor)
K. Donelaičio St. 8/Lydos St. 2
Children‘s Literature Department  

Photocopying paid for by copy card (using self-service copiers)

10 credits– 3 Lt
25 credits – 6 Lt
50 credits – 11.00 Lt
100 credits – 18.02 Lt
500 credits – 75.02 Lt
1 credit = A4 paper copy
2 credits = A3 paper copy

Radastų St. 2
III floor lobby
Periodicals Reading Room  (III floor, room 305)
Natural Sciences (IV floor, room 415)
K. Donelaičio St. 8
I floor lobby
Music Department (I floor)

Photocopying (performed by KCPL staff if more than 10 copies are required)

A4 paper – 0.30 Lt

Radastų St. 2
III floor lobby
Periodicals Reading Room (III floor, room 305)
Natural Sciences (IV floor, room 415)
K. Donelaičio St. 8
I floor lobby

Copying of records from all recording medium to CD-R/RW or tapes (copying of personal records is not available) **

under 10 min. – 0.36 Lt/min
10-30 min. – 0.30 Lt/min
30-60 min. – 0.25 Lt/min
More than 60 minutes of non-fragmented records – 0.20 Lt/min.
Fragments of records with effects:
Under 10 min. – 0.55 Lt/min.
10-30 min. – 0.50 Lt/min.
30-60 min. – 0.45 Lt/min.
More than 60 min. – 0.40 Lt/min.

K. Donelaičio St. 8
Music Department ( I foor)

Black and white printing of electronic documents**

A4 paper (no imagess):
single sided – 0.34 Lt
two-sided – 0.65 Lt
A4 paper (with images):
single sided – 0.36 Lt
two-sided – 0.71 Lt

Radastų St. 2
Registration Desk (II floor lobby)
The Kaunas Studies Reading Room (III floor, room 304)
Art Reading Room (IV floor, room 406)
Humanities (IV floor, room 418)
German and Swiss Libraries (IV floor, room 404)
K. Donelaičio St. 8
The Old and Rare Prints Department (II floor)
Music Department (I floor)
K. Donelaičio St. 8 / Lydos St. 2)
Children‘s Literature Department

Black and white/colour printing of electronic documents**

Black and white (A4 paper, no images):
single sided – 0.34 Lt
two-sided – 0.65 Lt
Black and white (A4 paper, with images):
single sided – 0.36 Lt
two-sided – 0.71 Lt
Colour printing:
A4 paper (no pictures) – 0.47 Lt
A4 paper (with pictures) – 0.61 Lt

Radastų St. 2
Elektronic Information Reading Room(III floor, room 321)

Scanning**

A4 paper – 0.50 Lt
A3paper – 2 Lt
(prices do not include data storage media)

Radastų St. 2
Registration Desk (II floor lobby)
Elektronic Information Reading Room (III floor, room 321)
The Kaunas StudiesReading Room  (III floor, room 304)
Art Reading Room (IV floor, room 406)
German and Swiss Libraries (IV floor, room 404)
K. Donelaičio St. 8
Music Reading Room (I floor)
The Old and Rare Prints Department (II floor)

Copying prints/old and rare postcards/ photographies by scanning (A4 paper copies in JPG, TIFF, PSD formats) **

Digital image of prints (single- sided copy) – 0.5 Lt
Digital image of photographies and postcards (until year 1945):
standart resololution (72 dpi) – 4 Lt
hight resolution (300 - 600 dpi) – 16 Lt
Digital igame of photographies and postcards (from year 1946):
standart resololution (72 dpi) – 2 Lt
hight resolution (300 - 600 dpi) – 8 Lt

Radastų St. 2
The Kaunas StudiesReading Room  (III floor, room 304)
Art Reading Room (IV floor, room 406)
K. Donelaičio St. 8
The Old and Rare Prints Department (II floor)

Digital photo of prints/old and rare postcards/ photographies

6 Lt

Radastų St. 2
The Kaunas StudiesReading Room  (III floor, room 304)
K. Donelaičio St. 8
The Old and Rare Prints Department (II floor)

Inter Library Loan

 

Price includes:
postage expenses (ordering and forwarding publications) – in accordance with postage rates/
additional charges from foreign libraries;
Price of copies (if requested) – in accordance with price rates of a library

Radastų St. 2
II floor, room 234

Provision of bibliographies and indexes

Contract price

Radastų St. 2
Information Services Department (III floor, room 321)
Phone (8 37) 32 42 36
E-mail veronika@kvb.lt

Provision of analytical surveys; compilation of selective information; making of a comprehensive survey of factual information (documents or their copies)

Contract price

Radastų St. 2
Information Services Department (III floor, room 321)
Phone (8 37) 32 42 36
E-mail veronika@kvb.lt

Renting the Library hall

For a non-commercial event  – 47 Lt/hour (during the heating season – 52 Lt/hour)
For a commercial event – 80 Lt/hour (during the heating season – 102 Lt/hour)

Radastų St. 2
Secretariat  (II floor, room 237)
Phone (8 37) 32 42 52
Fax (8 37) 32 42 50
E-mail puisiene@kvb.lt

Renting the Cafeteria

For a non-commercial event  – 47 Lt/hour (during the heating season – 51 Lt/hour)
For a commercial event – 80 Lt/hour (during the heating season – 102 Lt/hour)

Radastų St. 2
Secretariat  (II floor, room 237)
Phone (8 37) 32 42 52
Fax (8 37) 32 42 50
E-mail puisiene@kvb.lt

Renting  the Computer Class

25 Lt/hour

Radastų St. 2
Secretariat  (II floor, room 237)
Phone (8 37) 32 42 52
Fax (8 37) 32 42 50
E-mail daiva@kvb.lt

Advertising of companies and their services, related to Library mission (in the Library premises)

Contract price

Radastų St. 2
Public Relations Specialist  (II floor, room 228)
Phone/Fax (8 37) 32 44 37
E-mail e.urbonaviciene@kvb.lt)

Event and exhibition organizing

Contract price

Radastų St. 2
Cultural Events and Publishing Group (II floor, room 225)
Phone (8 37) 32 44 17
E-mail renginiai@kvb.lt

Collecting information about firm and preparation of list of electronic publications (copies of list are included)

Contract price

Radastų St. 2
Information Services Department (III floor, room 321)
Phone (8 37) 32 42 36,
E-mail veronika@kvb.lt

*LIBIS Library Card is free of charge to:
- children (under the age of 14)
- inmates of children’s home (under the age of 18)
- persons with disability (under 55% and less capacity of work)
- unemployed persons
- pensioners
It is obligatory to provide a proof of exemption. In case the Library Card is lost and no document-based explanations are provided, the person will have to pay the full price for a new Library Card.    

**Persons with disability (under 55% and less capacity of work) get 50% discount. The certificate of disability is obligatory.

Payments for the charged services can be made at: Registration and Information Desk (Radastu St. 2, II floor lobby); at K. Donelaičio St. 8, I floor lobby.
Rental payments can also be made by a bank transaction.

 

FOR BUSINESS

Service Price Contacts

Event and exhibition organizing

Contract price

Cultural Events and Publishing Group (Radastų St. 2, II floor, room 225)
Phone (8 37) 32 44 17
E-mail renginiai@kvb.lt

Premises for rent

 

 

Renting the library hall

For a non-commercial event  – 47 Lt/hour (during the heating season – 52 Lt/hour)
For a commercial event – 80 Lt/hour (during the heating season – 102 Lt/hour)

Secretariat  (Radastų St. 2,
II floor, room 237)
Phone (8 37) 32 42 52
Fax (8 37) 32 42 50
E-mail puisiene@kvb.lt

or fill in the order form

Renting the cafeteria

For a non-commercial event  – 47 Lt/hour (during the heating season – 51 Lt/hour)
For a commercial event – 80 Lt/hour (during the heating season – 102 Lt/hour)

Secretariat  (Radastų St. 2,
II floor, room 237)
Phone (8 37) 32 42 52
Fax (8 37) 32 42 50
E-mail puisiene@kvb.lt

or fill in the order form

Renting the computer class

25 Lt/hour

Secretariat  (Radastų St. 2, II floor, room 237)
Phone (8 37) 32 42 52
Fax (8 37) 32 42 50
E-mail daiva@kvb.lt

or fill in the order form.

Collecting information about firm and preparation of list of electronic publications (copies of list are included)

Contract price

Information Services Department (Radastų St. 2, III floor, room 321)
Phone (8 37) 32 42 36

E-mail veronika@kvb.lt

Advertising of firms and their services, related to Library mission (in the Library premises)

Contract price

Public Relations Specialist  (Radastų St.2, II floor, room 228)
Phone/Fax (8 37) 32 44 37
E-mail e.urbonaviciene@kvb.lt

General services for legal person

Payments for the charged services can be made by a bank transaction or at these locations:
Radastų St. 2, II floor lobby (Registration Desk); K. Donelaičio St. 8, I floor lobby.

Our Information:
Kauno apskrities viešoji biblioteka
Radastų St. 2, LT-44164 Kaunas
Phone (8 37) 32 42 52
Fax (8 37) 32 42 50
Institution Code 190758138
AB „Swedbank“
Bank Code 73000
Bank Account Number LT 81 7300 0100 0222 9695

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