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Central library

Monday 8–19
Tuesday 8–19
Wednesday 8–19
Thursday 8–19
Friday 8–19
Saturday 9–12
Sunday closed

General Reading Room and warehouses are served on Saturdays. Requirements for the Fund of all stocks received on Friday after 13 pm can be picked up on Monday from 8 pm. Documents prepared by the general reading room, after an agreement to study the free selection of books in the 2nd floor, more information in the general reading room Mon-Fri: 8-19 hrs.

Open access section | Loan registration desk | Internet

Monday 8–19
Tuesday 8–19
Wednesday 8–19
Thursday 8–19
Friday 8–19
Saturday 9–12
Sunday closed

General study room | Periodical reading room

Monday 8–19
Tuesday 8–19
Wednesday 8–19
Thursday 8–19
Friday 8–19
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

Music cabinet

Monday 10–19
Tuesday 10–19
Wednesday 10–19
Thursday 10–19
Friday 10–19
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

Special study room

Monday 8–18
Tuesday 8–18
Wednesday 8–18
Thursday 8–18
Friday 8–18
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

Research study room

Monday 9–12 13–17
Tuesday closed
Wednesday 9–12 13–17
Thursday closed
Friday closed
Saturday closed
Sunday closed
  • it is not possible to order historical stock via the electronic catalogue
  • acceptance of request forms and registration of single visits to the research study room is dealt with by staff in the general study room

Library for the visually impaired

Monday 10–12 13–16
Tuesday closed
Wednesday 10–12 13–19
Thursday 13–16
Friday closed
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

The English Library

Monday 13–17
Tuesday 9–12 13–17
Wednesday 9–12 13–17
Thursday 9–12 13–17
Friday 9–15
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

German and Austrian Library

Monday 13–17
Tuesday 9–12 13–17
Wednesday 9–12 13–17
Thursday 9–12 13–17
Friday 9–15
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

Romance Library

The library will be open from 5.10.2016.

Monday 13–17
Tuesday 9–12 13–17
Wednesday 9–12 13–17
Thursday 9–12 13–17
Friday 9–15
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

Central library

1.7.-31.8.2019

Monday 8–17
Tuesday 8–17
Wednesday 8–17
Thursday 8–17
Friday 8–17
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

The general study room and store rooms are not staffed on Saturdays. In the case of all store rooms, requests concerning stock which are received after 1 p.m. on a Friday will be available for collection the following Monday from 8 a.m. Items prepared in the general study room may, by prior arrangement, be studied in the open access section on the second floor. Further information from the general study room, Mon–Fri: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Open access section | Periodical reading room | Loan registration desk | Internet

Monday 8–17
Tuesday 8–17
Wednesday 8–17
Thursday 8–17
Friday 8–17
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

General study room

Closed: 1. 7. – 4. 8. 2019

Monday 8–17
Tuesday 8–17
Wednesday 8–17
Thursday 8–17
Friday 8–17
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

Music cabinet

Closed: 1.7.-4.8.2019

Monday 10–17
Tuesday 10–17
Wednesday 10–17
Thursday 10–17
Friday 10–17
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

Special study room

Monday 8–16
Tuesday 8–16
Wednesday 8–16
Thursday 8–16
Friday 8–16
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

Research study room

Monday 9–12 13–17
Tuesday closed
Wednesday 9–12 13–17
Thursday closed
Friday closed
Saturday closed
Sunday closed
  • it is not possible to order historical stock via the electronic catalogue
  • acceptance of request forms and registration of single visits to the research study room is dealt with by staff in the general study room

Library for the visually impaired

Closed: 1.7.-4.8.2019

Monday 10–12 13–16
Tuesday closed
Wednesday 10–12 13–17
Thursday 13–16
Friday closed
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

The English Library

Closed: 1.7.-4.8.2019

Monday closed
Tuesday 9–12 13–17
Wednesday 9–12 13–17
Thursday 9–12 13–17
Friday closed
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

German and Austrian Library

Closed: 1.7.-4.8.2019

Monday closed
Tuesday 9–12 13–17
Wednesday 9–12 13–17
Thursday 9–12 13–17
Friday closed
Saturday closed
Sunday closed

Romance Library

Closed: 1.7.-4.8.2019

Monday closed
Tuesday 9–12 13–17
Wednesday 9–12 13–17
Thursday 9–12 13–17
Friday closed
Saturday closed
Sunday closed
Summer opening hours of SVK PK – leaflet for download (pdf 1 MB)

Central library, Smetanovy sady 2

23.12. 8-17
24.-26.12. closed
27.12. 8–17
28.-29.12. closed
30.12. 8-17
31.12. 8–15
1.1.2020 closed

The general study room and store rooms are not staffed on Saturdays. In the case of all store rooms, requests concerning stock which are received after 1 p.m. on a Friday will be available for collection the following Monday from 8 a.m. Items prepared in the general study room may, by prior arrangement, be studied in the open access section on the second floor. Further information from the general study room, Mon–Fri: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Music cabinet, Central library, Smetanovy sady 2

23.12. 10-17
24.-26.12. closed
27.12. 10–17
28.-29.12. closed
30.12. 10-17
31.12. 10–15
1.1.2020 closed

Foreign libraries, nám. Republiky 12

24.-31.12. closed
1.1.2020 closed

Library for the visually impaired, Jagellonská 1

23.12. 10-12 13-16
24.-29.12. closed
30.12. 10-12 13-16
31.12. closed
1.1.2020 zavřeno
Christmas opening times for download (pdf, 1 MB)
  • 1.1. – New Year
  • 13.2. – library closure due to technical reasons
  • 12.3.-3.5. – library closure due to emergency state
  • 4.5.-17.5. – library closure due to emergency state (Foreign libraries, Library for the visually impaired)
  • (10.–13.4.2020 – Easter)
  • 1.5. – public holiday
  • 8.5. – public holiday
  • 5.7. – public holiday
  • 28.-29.9. – public holiday
  • 26.-28.10. – public holidays
  • (17.11. – public holiday)
  • 24.–26.12., 28.-29.12. – Christmas
  • 24.–31.12. – Christmas (Foreign libraries)
  • Saturdays and Sundays during summer opening schedule (all opening hours)
  • during public and other holidays and Saturdays immediately prior to and after them (all opening hours)