Online library resources and services

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Online library resources and services
Online library resources and services

The National Library of Latvia (NLL) is providing remote access to its digital resources and e-services. The NLL Digital Library has 12 collections. In addition, more than 20 full-text foreign subscribed databases, the National Encyclopaedia, as well as lecture, discussion, conference, reading and other audio and video content on NLL social networks are available for study and research purposes.

Consultations on using the Digital Library: phone: +371 67806110; e-mail: and on databases: phone: +371 67806113; e-mail:

Digital collections (most of the content is in Latvian):

  • Online subscription databases: EBSO, ScienceDirect, Scopus, Proquest Dissertation and Thesis Online, Bibliorossica, Cambridge Journals Online, Credo Reference, Emerald, Encyclopaedia Britannica Academic Edition, Dawsonera e-books. In order to gain individual access (if you have not already done so) to the online databases, NLL readers with a reader card must fill out an APPLICATION (PDF) and send it – in scanned or photographed form – to  

Recordings of lectures, conferences, discussions, readings:

Latest news:


Information prepared by:
Augusts Zilberts
Head of Public Relations
National Library of Latvia
Phone: +371 26472501