Swift Library Guide

Library Services

  • off-site loans - lending documents home
  • in-house use - access to documents from reading rooms and archive in the library
  • loan requests for documents in publicly closed stacks
  • reservations of desired documents
  • non-stop returning via biblioboxes
  • inter-library loan service
  • acquisition of literature on the basis of user requests
  • loans of e-book readers
  • copies, scanning
  • depositing cash into student cards
  • card re-validation

Library Collections

  • books
  • journals and magazines
  • textbooks
  • conference proceedings
  • theses defended at VŠB-TUO
  • online technical standards
  • e-resources:
    • e-books
    • e-journals
    • bibliographic and reference bases
    • full-text bases
    • factual bases   

Support of Study and Research

  • A date with the library - first meeting with the library and its services
  • Citations in the right and rapid way - how to reference information sources correctly
  • Information literacy courses
    • How to work with information
    • General principles of work with information
    • How to make bibliographic citations according to standards

And Something More...

  • 2 group classrooms with projectors
  • book scanner
  • aids for students with special needs helping them with reading and writing
  • relax nook with chess and other games
  • ear-plugs dispenser
  • chargers