Basic info

  • University employees and students, as well as the public, have right to use the VŠB-TUO Central Library services after registration and issuance/activation of library user card.
  • User registration is carried out at all library departments: 
    • Circulation Department and Study Room in Poruba
    • Faculty of Economics Library 
    • Faculty of Safety Engineering Library 
    • Faculty of Civil Engineering Library 

 

Requirements for registration

  • VŠB-TUO Students

    Required documents: 

    • identification card (passport, identity card, etc.) 
    • student card  (see more)

    Registration is:

    • free of charge
    • possible at all library departments
    • valid for all library departments
  • VŠB-TUO Employees

    Required documents: 

    Registration is:

    • free of charge
    • possible at all library departments
    • valid for all library departments

  • VŠB-TUO Alumni

    Requirements:

    Registration is:

    • free of charge
    • possible at all library departments
    • valid for all library departments

  • Public (external) users

    Required documents: 

    • identification card (passport, identity card, etc.) 

    Registration is:

    • charged: 100,- CZK for registration plus 40,- CZK for VŠB-TUO library card, if you do not have already one
    • valid for 12 months
    • possible at all library departments
    • valid for all library departments
  • Public (external) users - students

    Required documents: 

    • identification card (passport, identity card, etc.) 
    • student card or other evidence of university study

    Registration is:

    • free except issuance of a library card, which is charged for 40,- CZK
    • valid for 12 months
    • possible at all library departments
    • valid for all library departments

User Card

  • is valid for all departments of the VŠB-TUO Central Library, regardless the place of registration.
  • is non-transferable and can be used only by the user, whom it has been issued to.

 

Privacy Policy

During registration, users are obliged to get acquainted with Library Rules and Regulations and follow updates of this directive, see Documents in English.

During registration, users fill an sign VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava Central Library User Declaration Form (Appendix 1 of Library rules and regulation), see Documents in English for downloading of the document. 

Users must acquaint with Czech text of Information on personal data protection of users in the VŠB-TUO Central Library (Appendix 3 to Library rules), see „Dokumenty ke stažení“ (in Czech).

Personal data of users are collected and processed by the VŠB-TUO Central Library for purposes of providing library and information services and protection of library collections in compliance with Library rules.

Personal data stored in databases are managed under Czech Law No. 101/2000 Sb., on personal data protection.

The personal data are processed in requisite extent in compliance with this Law and VŠB-TO directive of rector Personal data protection (TUO_SME_17_002, verze A, in Czech).

Personal data of internal users

Personal data of VŠB-TUO students and employees are deleted from databases at the termination of study or employment.

Personal data of external users

Personal data of external users from the public are stored until:

  • the user express disagreement with their storage
  • expiration of two years after expiring user library card, if the user has no obligations to the library