Librarianship development

Librarianship Development and Library Headquarters

The Department of Librarianship Development and Library Headquarters takes care of the improvement and coordination of the work of the libraries on the territory of the Republic of Macedonia, following and implementation of modern trends in the library theory and practice and continuing education of library staff.

The activity of the Department of Librarianship Development and Library Headquarters, which arises from the central function of the Library defined by the Law on Libraries and the Law on Protection of Cultural Heritage, includes the following activities:

  • Studying of the situation and conditions for the development of the library network in the Republic of Macedonia, the organization and promotion of library work and providing expert opinions and suggestions
  • Records of the libraries (collecting, processing and mediation statistical and other information about their work)
  • Administration of necessary professional help to the libraries and professional supervision of their work
  • Continuous training and education of librarians
  • Studying of the experiences of foreign libraries
  • Studying of the library literature (standards, regulations, guidelines, etc.)
  • Providing initiatives for the adoption of regulations and measures to promote library activities and professional development of library staff
  • Providing opinion for fulfillment of the requirements for the initiation or cessation of libraries
Working hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 - 16:00

Contact person:

Zlata Talaganova
phone: 3115 177 ext. 156
e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Contact Us

Bul. Goce Delcev No.6, P.O. Box 566
kliment [at]
+389 2 3115 177
+389 2 3226 846