The National Library of Belarus became a participant in the project "Create Culture: Library Innovative Services", which was initiated by the Ukrainian Library Association.
Project partners are Aarhus Public Libraries (Denmark) and the Belarusian Library Association. The project is implemented thanks to the support of the European Union (House of Europe program).
The main goal of the project is to teach librarians of Ukraine and Belarus to create innovative library services, to develop the cultural and creative industries of these countries using the special methodology “Design Thinking for Libraries”. The project will last from March to December 2020. This methodology was developed by the public libraries of Aarhus and Chicago.
Representatives of 32 libraries of Ukraine and Belarus will join international trainings.
Belarusian participants in the project are:
National Library of Belarus
Brest Regional Library named after M. Gorky
Mogilev Regional Library named after V.I. Lenin
Borisov Central District Library named after I.H. Kolodeev
Molodechno Central District Library named after Maxim Bogdanovich
Baranovichy Central City Library named after V.P. Tavlai
Bibliology Research Department