Opening Hours:

October – June: Monday to Thursday 8 AM – 8 PM
                              Friday 8 AM – 6 PM
                              Saturday 8 AM – noon
July – August:     Monday to Friday 8 AM – 3 PM
                              From 16th July to 15th August the Library is closed (only opened for books return from 9 AM to 11 AM and from 1 PM to 2:30 PM)
September:        Monday to Friday 8 AM – 6 PM
                             Saturday 8 AM - noon

The University library is situated in the heart of the University campus, close to the University Halls of Residence in the Polabiny district. The library has 200,000 volumes of monographs, hardback periodicals, audio and video cassettes and CD-ROMs in its collection. It is a subscriber of several hundred different periodicals, offering 200 self-study places, multimedia study rooms and access to various databases and to the Internet. Library users can make use of a wide range of books and textbooks for all the faculties.

Loan service
-     in-house loans
-     out of library loans
-     inter-library loans from Czech libraries
-     inter-library loans from foreign libraries
-     photocopies from Czech and foreign libraries
Information service
-     bibliographic information and reference service
-     material location and accessibility: provides the information on document location and accessibility
-     advisory service for readers: offering information about catalogues, databases, collection, and consultation services
-     information retrieval service

Reprographic service
-     copy service (self service photocopier machines)
-     scanning (self service colour scanner)
-     printing

Electronic information service
-     access to free WWW information resources 
-     access to licensed information resources
-     access to local network electronic information resources (local server databases)