Library operation – June-September 2020

Central library (Žižkov)

until June 26 Mon, Fri

Tue, Wed, Thu

10 – 15

10 – 18

June 29 and 30 8  – 16
July 1 – August 23 library closed
August 24- September 6 Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri


8 – 16

10 – 18

since September 7 regular operation

Jižní Město library

closed until further notice – reconstruction and move to new premises (expected to open in September 2020)

Information about the operation of the library

  • Books can be returned to the bibliobox, which is located on the first floor of the Old Building.
  • Short-term loans can be ordered directly from the catalogue.
  • Loans of the reference-only books from the study room in Žižkov are provided on an ongoing basis (books cannot be reserved in advance). The last option for borrowing is June 30, 2020 until 4 pm. The library is not obliged to lend books from the on-site collections and has the right to refuse the lending to the user.
  • The return date for the reference-only books from the study room will be set to August 24, 2020 (without the possibility of extension of the loan period). From 25 August 2020, a fee of CZK 50 will be charged for each day of delay.
  • All uncollected orders and reservations will be canceled on Tuesday, June 30, after the end of operation of the library, and returned to the library stacks.
  • The online catalogue will be available for ordering literature on August 17, 2020, the orders will be available from August 24, 2020.
  • During the holidays, it is possible to arrange lending of books if necessary – contact the library by e-mail in this case.
  • The interlibrary loan service will not be processed from July 1 to August 31, 2020.

Please pay attention to the website of the library regarding up to date information about the library operation. For correspondence, please use the e-mail address