National Library of Latvia (NLL) is closed for public on the 2nd Monday of each month (Maintenance day) and on Latvian public holidays. Summer opening times apply from 1 July until 31 August.
Maintenance days in 2017: 9 January, 13 February, 13 March, 10 April, 8 May, 12 June, 10 July, 14 August, 11 September, 9 October, 13 November, 11 December.
Latvian public holidays in 2017: 1 January (New Year's Day), 14 April (Good Friday), 16-17 April (Easter), 1 May (Labour Day), 4 May (Declaration of Independence Day), 14 May (Mother's Day), 4 June (Pentecost), 23 June (Midsummer Eve), 24 June (St. John's Day), 18 November (Latvian National Day), 20 November (additional holiday, because 18 November is on Saturday), 24-26 December (Christmas), 31 December (New Year's Eve).
On each day before public holidays opening times of the library and reading rooms will be reduced by 1 hour.
On 29 and 30 September due to LATO "The Riga Conference 2017" the Library will be closed.
NLL opening times from 1 July until 31 August:
Mon. the Library is closed. Level 1 and exhibition halls are open 10.00-16.00. Entrance from Mūkusalas iela (through restaurant Kliversala).
Tue., Thu. 9.00-17.00
Wed., Fri. 12.00-20.00
Library and Information Science Reading Room and Interlibrary loan from 1 July until 31 August are closed also on Saturdays.