Welcome to our Study and Reading Rooms

Before entering study and reading rooms (Hlavná 10), please, use self-service storage lockers (on the ground floor) to store luggage, coats, umbrellas and so on.

Library Services Hall – Borrow, Return, Renew (Hlavná 10, Ground Floor, 50 seats)
  • Patrons Registration,
  • Consultation & Reference Services,
  • Circulation Desk,
  • Reprographic Services & Self-service Scanning,
  • Computer Terminals & Internet Access,
  • Interlibrary Loan Services & Information Retrieval Services,
  • Reading Corner with the daily press.
Main (Quiet) Study Room (Hlavná 10, Floor 1, 62 seats)
  • open stacks with 7,500 textbooks, technical literature, encyclopedias
  • weekend off-site loans from this collection.
Periodicals Reading Room & Special Collections (Hlavná 10, Floor 1, 20 seats)
  • open stacks with domestic and foreign technical, scientific and educative periodicals,
  • online access to electronic full-text information resources,
  • access to the special collections: Slovak technical standards (STN-online) and patents in electronic version, journals published by Slovak Office of Standards, Metrology and Testing, consultations about corporate Czech and Slovak materials.
American Center Košice (Hlavná 10, Floor 1, 16 seats)
  • materials for learning and teaching English language for off-site and on-site borrowing, English fiction for all ages, technical literature, American movies and documentaries on DVDs,
  • possibility to use new technologies (micro: bits, ozobots, 3D printer, 3D pen), laptops are available,
  • access to eResources through eLibraryUSA,
  • events for schools and the public,
  • advising on exchange programs to the USA and study in the USA.
German Library – Goethe Institute (Pribinova 1, Floor 1, 6 seats)
  • materials for learning and teaching German language for off-site and on-site borrowing, fiction in the German language for all ages, technical literature, journals, German films,
  • Internet Access,
  • events for schools and the public.
Rare and Old Books Reading Room (Pri Miklušovej väznici 1, 16 seats)
  • rare and old books collection for on-site study,
  • open stacks with documents focused on regional content,
  • Internet access • access to electronic full-text resources (Arcanum Digitális Tudománytár database),
  • self-service scanning,
  • guided tour for students,
  • consultations and reprographic services.