Basic information

Notice – information on the operation of the Central Library is continuously updated according to the current situation and information published on the VSB‑TUO website Information about coronavirus. Last updated on October 22nd, 2020.

Central Library of VSB-TUO, including all its branches, has been closed since Thursday October 22nd, 2020 until further notice.

LENDING SERVICES

  1. Loan periods of borrowed documents have been automatically extended to all library users.

  2. Documents can be returned through outdoor biblioboxes, located in front of the Central Library building in Poruba and in front of the Faculty of Economics in the city centre.

Opening Hours

Please see the Opening Hours section.

ORDERING DOCUMENTS VIA ONLINE CATALOGUE

Ordering documents from online catalogue has been suspended until further notice.

LOAN PERIODS AND DOCUMENT RESERVATIONS

Loan periods of all documents borrowed before October 22nd, 2020 have been automatically extended to all users during the limited operation of the Central Library.

Users will be informed about the due date via e-mail.

Periods for collecting reserved documents have been automatically extended as well.

INTER-LIBRARY LOAN SERVICE

The inter-library loan service has been suspended until further notice.

CONSULTATION SERVICES

Consultation services are provided on the grounds of written inquiries sent:

BOOK PURCHASE

PURCHASE OF PRINTED BOOKS

Purchase of printed books, Czech as well as foreign ones, takes place in the standard mode.

Requests for book purchases can be sent to the following e-mail addresses:

Andrea Motáková; andrea.motakova@vsb.cz (Czech titles),

Jana Černínová; jana.cerninova@vsb.cz (foreign titles).

PURCHASE OF E-BOOKS

Requests for purchasing e-books can be sent to the e-mail address:

Ing. Jana Pohludková; jana.pohludkova@vsb.cz.

E-RESOURCES

E-resources can be accessed off-site, allowing you to work from home or from another location. Methods of off-site access: Virtual private network (VPN) – connect to the University VPN; Czech academic identity federation eduID.cz / Institutional login.

More information: https://knihovna.vsb.cz/en/catalogues-databases/databases-and-e-sources/e-resources/

REGISTRATION OF PUBLICATION ACTIVITY IN OBD

Users can submit requests for adding codes to lists of sources, conferences and publishers via idesk (OBD queue). The responsible staff handles the requests in the shortest possible time.

CONTACTS

Central Library of VSB-TUO, including all its branches, has been closed since Thursday October 22nd, 2020 until further notice.

Circulation department Poruba

+420 597 324 574

Tue and Thu 08:00-13:00

Reading Room Poruba

+420 597 324 566

Tue and Thu 08:00-13:00

Faculty of Economics – Circulation Desk, Study Room

+420 597 322 154

Tue and Thu 08:00-13:00

Faculty of Safety Engineering Library

+420 597 322 807

Temporarily unavailable

Faculty of Civil Engineering Library

+420 597 321 334

Temporarily unavailable

E-mail: knihovna@vsb.cz and studovna@vsb.cz

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