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Number of sistership established: 2

Country: Spain

Description: Huesca is a small city in northern Spain with 50.000 inhabitants. It has 2 municipal public libraries in two different squares: Antonio Durán library: 20.000 docs. This library was found in 2005 and is located in a new area where young couples with children live Ramón J. Sender library: 13.500 docs. This library was found in 2003 and is located in a multicultural and pauper area. We develop four programmes Digital literacy Literacy information Reading promotion Culture and society And now we are developing a new programme to increase the participation of young users in library activities.

Type of library: Metropolitan

Population served: Between 10.000 and 100.000

Current library programs:
  • Culture promotion
  • Reading promotion
  • Technology Literacy (Digital Literacy)
Activities you want to do with your sister library:
  • Activities for children and young adults
  • Cooperation with other organizations
  • Digital Literacy
  • Exchange of information
  • Promotion of multiculturalism and multilingualism
  • Reading promotion

Languages spoken by staff: English, French

Languages spoken by patrons: English, French

Preferred countries for cooperation: Irlanda, Finland, cualquiera

Searching partners for European program: Yes

Participating in any European Union program: Yes