60th Anniversary Celebration
February 2011 - publication of the report dealing with the last ten years of the library
3rd March 2011 - festive staff meeting
16th March 2011 - opening day of the exhibition called "Educational and Cultural Services of the Regional Library"
(in the premises of the Regional Authority of the Moravian-Silesian Region)
May 2011 - publication of the regional retrospective bibliography of Ostrava (2 volumes)
17th June 2011 - seminar …
The official book donation by the U.S. Embassy in Prague
On the 14th May 2009, the official book donation by the U.S. Embassy in Prague ceremony to the Moravian-Silesian Research Library in Ostrava, contributory organization took place. This event was
attended by Mary Thompson-Jones (Chargé d'Affaires), David Gainer (Cultural Attaché) and Marek Svoboda (the American Center representative). The Moravian-Silesian Research Library in Ostrava
obtained more than 400 valuable books of American origin.
The book launching of “Bibliography of Karviná District”
On 6th February 2004, the book called Bibliography of Karviná District was festively christened by Evzen Tosenovsky (the President of the
Moravian-Silesian Region) in the Moravian-Silesian Research Library in Ostrava. This book was created by Marta Ohnoutkova, Michaela Kubeckova and Monika
Oravova and was published with the support of the Moravian-Silesian Region programme ("Literature and Journalism") and with the help of the bookshop of
Bibliography of Karviná District …
Spanish Days in Ostrava
On the occasion of the Spanish Days in Ostrava, our library prepared the exhibition called Spain in Collections of Moravian-Silesian Research Library in Ostrava. It was open to
the public in the study room from October 7 to October 18, 2002.
Photogallery covers the opening day of the exhibition visited by Santiago Cabanas Ansorena, the Ambassador of Spain to the Czech Republic (in the first picture on
the left) and Ing. Čestmír Vlček, the Mayor of the City of Ostrava (in the …
German Days in Ostrava
The exhibition called "German Companies Yesterday and Today" ("Deutsche Firmen gestern und heute") was festively opened on 8th October 2001. This event was visited
by a great number of important guests such as Elisabeth Macan (Goethe - Institut), Dr. Klaus-Ludwig Kefferstein (German Embassy), Čestmír Vlček (Mayor of Ostrava), Lenka Legerská
(Moravian-Silesian Region), Blažena Přibylová (Directress of Ostrava Municipal Archive).
50th Anniversary Celebration
On 21st February 2001, the State Research Library in Ostrava celebrated the 50th anniversary of its foundation. Important guests, present and former employees of the library gathered in
the council hall of the New Town Hall. Many speeches and greetings were addressed to the meeting as well as beautiful songs adapted by L. Janáček and F. Hába and performed by University of Ostrava
students (conducted by D. Míčková). The celebration continued in the Town Hall Restaurant where the …