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Galery of CZU: Secret of microworlds

Discover the secret of microworlds from the comfort of your home!

Library from May 25th - some study rooms open

Library and study rooms open Monday to Friday 8-16 hours. Card Center and eshop business as usual. Please keep returning the loaned books in the return box in front of the library.

From May 11th library partially open every working day [DEPRECATED]

We are open from Monday to Friday at 10-12 and 13-15 hours. Study rooms remain closed. Please return the loaned books in the return box in front of the library.

Ebooks, textbooks and databases with temporary free access

Some publishers temporarily opened their publications and databases. Come and see what is available.

The CZU Library partially open from April 21st [DEPRECATED]

The library will be open only for handing over the ordered books through e-mail from Tuesday till Thursday from 12:00 till 15:00.

Library closed during teaching cancellation

In regards to teaching cancellation by the rector and limitation of public movement by the government the library building is closed until further notice.

Opening hours in September 2019

The summer break is coming to an end. Enjoy our shiny study rooms for the coming semester.

Install a new certificate for Eduroam wifi.

On July 20th a new certificate for Eduroam Wifi was issued. You need to renew it in order to use the Eduroam network.

Summer opening hours

From July 8th the summer opening hours will take place. Read more to find out.

Easter opening hours

We are closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday. On Holy Thursday the library and study rooms are open only until 4 PM.

Trial access: ProQuest One Academic

Till March 15th you can access 4 different databases - english theses, journal full-texts, scientific cinematography and scholarly ebooks.

Opening hours back to normal

Study rooms are open 8-20. Reading room 8-16. Card center and e-shop till 15.

Holiday opening hours

The reduced opening hours start from Thursday, December 20th. In the New Year we resume normal opening hours on Monday January 7th.

Opening hours last week in September

Borrowing books and Large study room until 20:00. The Card Center and E-Shop will close at 15:00. Unfortunatelly our study rooms open no sooner than on 1st October.

Library opening hours in September

You can borrow books until 16:00. The Card Center and E-Shop will close at 15:00. Unfortunatelly our study rooms open no sooner than on 24th September.

Opening hours in summer

We close study rooms last week in June. During July and August we are going to change furniture, paint the study rooms and sort books in Large Study room by subject headings. You will see for yourself in September!

Frequently asked questions

Here is a selection of questions and answers that the students ask during the start of each semester. 


Search through scientific databases and library catalogue from one place.

E-shop closed on 9th February

The e-shop will be closed due to technical difficulties on 9th February 2018.

Christmas opening hours

The SIC building will be closed during the holidays.

CZU Gallery: Wiki loves history

The whole October you can enjoy an exhibition of Wikimedia pictures in CULS Gallery on the first floor at SIC.

SIC building closed on September 19th

Due to the temporary shutdown of water for the whole city part of Praha-Suchdol, the SIC building will be closed on September 19th with all it's services - library, study rooms, card centre, e-shop and cash desk.

SIC in September: opening hours

We are opening study rooms after summer break and extending opening hours of loan services.

Summer opening hours at SIC

The opening hours will change during July and August.

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