RTA Library started in 1993 as the Library of Rezekne Higher Education Institution (Rēzeknes Augstskola in Latvian). In 1995, the library of Rezekne Teacher Institute was joined to it.
Since 1994, RTA Library is a member of The Association of Latvian Academic Libraries.
Since 2002, The Library uses the integrated library information system "Alise".
On 10 December 2015, the Latvian Parliament adopted the law on the Academic Assembly of Rezekne Academy of Technologies. In accordance with this law, the name of Rezekne Higher Education Institution was changed to Rezekne Academy of Technologies. Consequently, the name of the library was changed to Library of Rezekne Academy of Technologies.
The Library collections are developed in accordance with the study fields at the Academy. As of 1 January 2020, the Library collection comprised 54 605 items of information.
The main task of the Library is to provide bibliographic and informative services to students and academic staff of the Academy.
Loan Department, Reading Room, and Quiet Reading Rooms are available to the Library users.
The Academy’s Library is a vital contributor to the academic experience. Its collection holds books, journals, conference proceedings, electronic resources and other materials. All students have a free access to domestic and international scientific databases. Interlibrary loan is also available