Regional and Study Library in Murska Sobota

Murska Sobota / Slovenia


It is a central regional library for Pomurje. Its beginnings date back to 1945. It is also a home-based library for Prekmurje, Prlekija and Porabje with a valuable collection of older and rare prints from the 18th and 19th centuries.

The Regional and Study Library of Murska Sobota is the central regional library of Pomurje. It was created by the combining of the Folk (established 1945) and Study (established 1955) Libraries, which joined in 1972, and when it received its current name. It carries special functions for the Hungarian national community and for Slovenes living across the boarders (in Porabje), and it also provides travelling library activities with a “bibliobus”. This is also a local studies library for Prekmurje, Prlekija and Porabje, with valuable collections in the area of local studies, ranging from older and rare prints from the 18th and 19th centuries, to periodicals in the Prekmurje language, to collections of handwritten and other important sources for the study and research of the recent history of the region around the Mura.

Regional and Study Library in Murska Sobota
Zvezna ulica 10
9000 Murska Sobota
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Working time:

Monday 8.00 - 19.00
Tuesday 8.00 - 19.00
Wednesday 8.00 - 19.00
Thursday 8.00 - 19.00
Friday 8.00 - 19.00
Saturday 8.00 - 13.00
At Sundays and holidays is closed.

Summer working time (July, August):

Monday 8.00 - 16.00
Tuesday 11.00 - 19.00
Wednesday 8.00 - 16.00
Thursday 11.00 - 19.00
Friday 8.00 - 16.00
Saturday 8.00 - 13.00
At Sundays and holidays is closed.


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