Pustaka Mangkal is a community library for the public, including children and young adults. The address is Jalan Kelapa No.2 Rawamangun, East Jakarta.

The library hours are: Monday – Friday 9.00 – 17.30; Saturday 10.00 – 16.00

Pustaka Mangkal was visited by more than 4000 readers in 2013, mostly children and young adults. In 2014 less than 4000 readers manages to come due to an increase in the number of school hours in the new curriculum.

Membership is Rp 5.000 bimonthly or Rp 30.000 annually. Members can take out 2 books for two weeks or less. Adult membership is Rp 10.000 bimonthly or Rp 50.000 annually with a deposit of Rp 25.000. A member can take out 2 books for one month or less.


suasana di lantai 2 Pustaka MangkalThe reading room for teens and adults on the second floor.

anggota sedang mencariYoung readers are looking for books on the shelves.

koleksi buku mancanegaraThe international collection (books in English from various countries) at Pustaka Mangkal.

Percobaan Sains di PMEnthusiastic participants of a science experiment (Experiments are held regularly for the members).

staf perpustakaan sedang membacakan ceritaLibrary staff member Ria Silitonga is reading a story to the visiting children.

Kegiatan kuis di Pustaka MangkalChildren participating in doing a quiz.

mencari buku di katalog slimsPustaka Mangkal has a computer to search for the titles of books in its catalogue.

kegiatan lburan untuk anggota membuat caterpillarAn activity for the holidays: making a caterpillar from egg-cases.

hasil prakarya pengunjungAchievements of the handicraft makers.