70th Anniversary of Snejana Ianeva's birth

We mark the 70th anniversary in the period between March 2021 - March 2022.

For initiatives and activities in memory of Snejana we announce

Awards "Snejana Ianeva" from the Memorial Fund in her name

  • Regional Library - 1 prize of BGN 2,000
  • Municipal Library - 1 prize of BGN 2,000
  • University Library - 1 prize of BGN 1,000
  • Community Center Library - 1 prize of BGN 1,000
  • Foreign Language Center - 1 prize of BGN 500


Snejana Ianeva

(1952 - 2019)

A proactive leader with vision and capacity to inspire and promote change in the work of libraries in Bulgaria and internationally, she was very effective and for 30 years worked completely on voluntary basis, leading the Bulgarian Library and Information Association and the Foundation “Global Libraries Bulgaria”. Her whole life was dedicated to the libraries and their public role in Bulgaria.  She was also a long-time and respected Director of the Information Resource Center at the US Embassy in Bulgaria.