Libraries are treasuries of human
memory. They are a crossroad of different cultures and languages.
Here, spiritual values are united. Words and sentences rest in
libraries and no one can predict the time when some of them will
emerge into our life.
Man's desire is hidden, in libraries,
as in labyrinths, his thoughts are arranged in various shapes, from
the beginning of time to the present.
Libraries, as the most
powerful centers of information are the basis of every national
culture. They are great secret. To reveal this secret is to achieve
Books and electronic publications
found in libraries are like unique family living in harmony without
fear of endangering each other.
Well arranged libraries offer
step by step research, patient and peaceful work. They are not
places of glamour.
For men of learning libraries are holy
places, and for the uneducated they are places of apathy. Where the
uneducated are outnumbered, libraries are relegated to a marginal
status and, as institutions, they are in a more difficult
Here we offer you a simple story about the Matica
Srpska Library and all of it as evidence that the previous
observations are written with arguments.
Welcome to the Matica Srpska
Miro Vuksanovic, Director of the Matica