Academy of Sciences Library

Library of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic (ASL) is a public research institution whose purpose is to conduct scientific research in the area of scientific information and library science, to establish a research-oriented information infrastructure, and to provide library-based, informational, and reprographic services to the institutes of Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and other users active in research and science. More information about the library may be found here.




Special Spring EOD Offer

Order an EOD ebook during two weeks from 15 to 28 May from the collection of more than 1,4 mil. documents from LASCR and other 10 European libraries.
You‘ll get 50 % discount for any other order from the same library.
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Opening hours

The closure of the library – 24. 5. 2017 from 1 p.m.

Dear users,
on Wednesday 24th May 2017 from 1 p.m. till the end of opening hours in 7 p.m. the library will be closed for operational reasons. Loans can be returned into the book return box in the lobby (as usual until 8 p.m.)
Thank you for your understanding.
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New items – April 2017

What April news can you find in our collection? As every month, we bring you a full list of new printed books along with 10 selected ones, which we want to drag your attention to.
The chosen ones are displayed in the study, you can borrow or reserved them right away. They are also available in the Computer Study via the Digital Library of the ASCR. Read more »


Opening hours

Library closed on 1 and 8 May 2017

Dear users, we would like to remind you that on the Monday public holidays on 1 and 8 May 2017 the library and the entire building of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic will be closed. Book return box also won’t be available at a given time.
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