The Izola Principal Library/Biblioteca civica di Isola is a public institution and the only library in the Municipality of Izola-Isola. It is an information centre which aims to develop reading and writing culture. The library offers its visitors a collection of more than 50,000 books, periodicals, and multimedia items which is increasing all the time through purchases, donations, and book exchanges. Its collection contains also literature and periodicals in Italian language for the Italian community living in Slovenia. The library regularly organises book readings, interviews with interesting local people, fairy tale readings for children, and other events.