Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine

Chernihiv Central City Library named after Kotsyubynskyi

1948 — 2022
Chernihiv Central City Library named after Kotsyubynskyi is a public library in the city of Chernihiv, which long ago became a cultural and educational and local history, scientific and methodical center of Chernihiv. It is one of the largest libraries in the city.

Status

Damaged

Amount required

UAH 4,7 million
*The amount is not final and requires clarification, which is possible only after the examination
The library building before and after shelling by russian troops on February 27, 2022.

Description of the institution

The library is named after the outstanding Ukrainian writer Mykhailo Mykhailovych Kotsiubynskyi. The library funds are universal, numbering more than 130 000 copies. The first floor is occupied by the children's library named after O. Dovzhenka together with the artist's museum. The second is actually the library of M. Kotsyubynskyi.

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Interesting Facts

According to the results of the work, the Library In 2020 became the winner of the regional rating competition "Best Library of the Year - 2020". The "Open University" for people of the third generation has been operating on the basis of the library since 2014. The listeners completed training courses at the faculties: information and communication technologies, philology (studying English at the elementary level), law.

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Destruction

On February 27, 2022, during the aerial bombardment of Chernihiv by the troops of the russian federation, the building of the central city library named after M. M. Kotsyubynskyi was damaged. As a result, the library's roof and walls were damaged, windows were missing, internal partitions and doors were knocked out. The heating system was destroyed. Partially lost funds.

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What will the money be used for?

• Replacement of the roof (609 square meters) — UAH 1,158,650; • Replacement of 54 windows — UAH 1,100,050; • Replacement of external and 45 internal doors — UAH 1,150,600; • Restoration of the heating system and the facade of the building — UAH 1,225,300.

Status

Damaged

Amount required

UAH 4,7 million
*The amount is not final and requires clarification, which is possible only after the examination

Contacts

Chernihiv Region, Chernihiv, Knyazha Street, 22.