Opening hours

Beginning on Thursday, December 3, 2020, the study room will be reopened with certain restrictions

Beginning on Thursday, December 3, 2020, the study room will be open to the public. The number of seats is limited to 73 in the study room and 7 in the computer study in order to keep social distance. Individual study rooms can be used during opening hours.

Opening hours are limited to Monday-Friday, 9 a. m. to 6 p. m.

Rare books can be studied under supervision from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Monday to Friday.

Library users and visitors are required to wear a face mask, keep a distance of 2 metres and disinfect their hands before entering the study room or cloackroom. Disinfectant and gloves are provided near the entrance and next to the loan desk and self-service loan device.

Inter-library services and Reprography and bookbinding centre operate without restrictions.


Opening hours of the library

  • The library is open to the public from 9.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. Monday to Friday.
  • Loaned documents can be returned into the book return boxes:
    The Národní book returns box, located to the right under the stairs beyond the entry door to the LCAS at the address Národní 1009/3, Prague 1, is accessible from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday–Friday.
    The Vodičkova book returns box located next to the entry to the pharmacy at the address Vodičkova 792/40, Prague 1, is accessible uninterruptedly.

Opening hours of the copying and bookbinding centre

  • The opening hours of the copying and bookbinding centre in the basement of the building are from 7.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. Monday to Friday. 

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