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How to get a library card

Who can become a registered reader:

  • citizens over 15 having capacity to enter into legal acts
  • public institutions having their seat in the Czech Republic
  • the European Union countries citizens including those from Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Switzerland after presentation of their valid identity card
  • people from other countries after presentation of their valid passport and valid residence permit
     

What is necessary to get your library card:

  • all applicants must provide adequate evidence of identity (valid identity card - for Czech citizens, valid passport and/or residence permit - for foreigners)
  • it is important to provide evidence of your temporary or permanent address in the Czech Republic; otherwise you will have to pay a deposit of 150,- per book
  • money for paying the registration fee
  • to fill in the application form and undertake to observe the library rules
     

Where to get your library card:

  • at the registration desk on the first floor of the library
     

Why is registration advantageous to you:

  • it enables you to borrow books outside the library
  • you can use separate study boxes on the 5th floor
  • you can register in the library parking system and use our car park
  • you can register in the SafeQ system and use our copying machines
     

The library allows the registration fee reduction to:

  • people over 60 after presentation of their valid identity card
  • handicapped people
  • students under 26 after presentation of their valid study certificate