International Activities


In 1998 the Library "Geo Milev" established contact with Chemnitz Public Library. Mrs Elke Beer- Director, visited Montana Library. In Montana Mrs Beer and Mrs Borisova (Director of Montana Library) concluded an agreement for colaboration. In the next year Mrs Borisova and Mrs Valeria Krasteva- libararian visited Chemnitz Library. With Chemnitz Library we applied with joint project to Council of Europe. Also our German colleaguues donated books of German literature



In 1999-2000 Mrs Borisova visited Banska Bystrica Library in Slovakia and National Library in Pirot, Serbia. After her visits Montana Library established partnerships. In 2000 Mrs Dragana Jovanovic- Burbib visited Montana. The visits contributed a confirmation of the partneship and we applied together in a project



The partneship between BPL and Montana Library is a part of ABLE(American Bulgarian Libraray Exchange) project. One of major activietes of it is "completing U.S intership for Bulgarian librarians". Mrs Borisova visited BPL in June, 2005. In 2006 Mrs Anelia Ivanova- Head Librarian of Public Services visited BPL for 5 weeks as participant of the project. Mrs Faye Clow- Director of BPL visited Montana in May 2006. The visits made the partnership stronger and more successful. Two libraries are working together in library programs. BPL donated to us English books for $ 1000



In 2004 Mr Robert Anderson- Leader of the ABLE project visited Montana Library. Mrs Nancy Bolt- CLO of the ABLE project visited Montana. In 2006 Mrs Anelia Ivanova- attended in First Conference of East Eupore Library alumni of Exchange programs, managed by The Department of State, USA. In the same year Mrs Nadezda Dimitrova- librarian attended in COBISS Conference in Slovenia