Volta Redonda is one of the main cities of Rio de Janeiro. It is also the cradle of industrialization in Brazil and main city of the Médio Paraíba Fluminense.

Municipal Library

Municipal Public Library of Raul Leoni
End: 23 B Street, s / n º - Vila Santa Cecília
Tel: (24) 3345-4444 ext: 257

The Library Raul Leoni is installed at Getúlio Vargas Memorial and was inaugurated on 22.09.1955, and this site has been operational since 1984. Featuring about 20,000 volumes, its collection is composed of novels, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and barsa viewpoint, among others. Today it has the visit of students of all ages in public and private.

With support from State and Local Government is being held a reform to meet the entire population of the municipality. There will be acquisition of new books and will be a policy to dispose of old copies. There will also be the installation of chilled air throughout the property's location. The ultimate goal is to deliver for the people of Volta Redonda a new cultural space, in addition to improving the quality and quantity of collections.


Endereço: Praça Sávio Gama, 53 – bairro Aterrado – Volta Redonda – CEP: 27215-620
TEL: (24) 3339 9132 FAX: (24) 3339 9117 E-Mail: smdet@epdvr.com.br