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Welcome to the
Raul S. Roco Library

       This is Naga City’s locally administered public library. It was formerly known as the Camarines Sur Provincial Library.  Established in April 1921, it was one of the first eight libraries organized in the country.

Features and Services

Online Catalog

A valuable resource for students and researchers. Check out the availabiility of books and other libary materials.


A tribute to one of Naga City's great sons, the late Secretary of the Department of Education, Sen. Raul S. Roco.

Family History Center

Center node that provides online index and database of families in the Philippines. Second in the world of its kind.


Features local writers, literature and history, demonstrating that the wealth of the library includes living persons

Our Mission, Vision, and History

Originally established as the Camarines Sur Branch Library through a resolution of the Provincial Board of Camarines Sur on April 1921, it became one of the first eight libraries organized in the country. It was renamed in memory of the late Raul S. Roco, who was an exemplary student, a humanist lawyer, a consummate artist, a brilliant Constitutionalist, an accomplished lawmaker, a distinguished Senator, a reformist education secretary, an outstanding public servant, and a foremost Bikolano.


Instituted to honor the life of Raul S. Roco, who believed that the Filipino is good, honest, and hardworking. Roco spent his life serving people with grace and wisdom, loving his country until his death;


Contact Info


Raul S. Roco – Naga City Public Library (RSR-NCPL)
2/F Raul S. Roco Library Bldg.,
Naga City Hall Complex, Juan Q. Miranda Ave.,
Concepcion Pequeña, Naga City

Open 8:00 – 5:00 PM