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Summer opening time

From 30th June to 31st August, the Library will be open once a week.

Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

The Library will be closed on Saturday during September.


State Technical Library

The State Technical Library is a scientific and technical library open to the public, located on the premises of Klementinum in the Mariánské náměstí in the Old Town in Prague 1. It has the largest collection of Czech and foreign documents relating to technology, applied natural sciences and social sciences relating to technology. It contains over 1.2 million volumes and consists of books, journals, scholarly documents, trade information, electronic documents and other publications and other texts.
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Národní technická knihovna The National Library of Technology

The State technical Library currently focuses its attention to the transformation into the National Technical Library. In this library the collections of the STL, the Czech Technical University Libraries and the Central Library of the Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague, will be merged. From 2009 on the library will operate in a new building located in the university campus in Prague 6 - Dejvice.

VPK Virtual Polytechnic Library (VPL)

The VPL is a community of more than 40 libraries, virtually uniting their collections and providing services to the technology-oriented community. It can be found at


ISSN Czech ISSN National Centre

The Czech ISSN National Centre assigns ISSNs to continuing resources published in print and in electronic form on the territory of the Czech Republic and keeps records about them.


Portál STM STM Portal (Science, Technology, Medicine)

STM Portal is a gateway to scientific, technical and medical information.


PSH Polytemathematic Structured Subject Heading System (PSH)

PSH is a tool to organize and search for documents by subject.

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