The Armoury - the Central Library si located at the heart of the Palacký University in Olomouc, it provides all sorts of library services, 280 000 documents on all topics, large study space and additional services. There are hundreds of study places and up-to-date environment in the historical building, which also hosts specialized departments centralized for the whole Palacký University Library. The Armoury is also a favourite meeting place, place for study teams, exhibitions, reading events and other events hold by the library. The employees offer personal consultations on electronic information resources. There is a night reading room opened continuously.
|Normal operation||Night study room|
|Monday||8 - 22||All day|
|Tuesday||8 - 22||All day|
|Wednesday||8 - 22||All day|
|Thursday||8 - 22||All day|
|Friday||8 - 19||All day|
|Saturday||9 - 16 (stocking rooms non-operational)||All day|
Enter and exit from the space of night study room is every hour (+/-10 minutes). Only from the side of the porter's lodge - Biskupské náměstí 1. It is necessary to prove with card ISIC.
Changes to opening hours
Night study room is open nonstop.
|April||19. - 22. 4.||Closed|
|June||17. - 28. 6.||8-18|
|July||1. 7. - 19. 7.||Closed (returning books at the reception 8-15)|
|22. 7. - 31. 7.||MON, THU, FRI: 9-15; TUE, WED: 9-19|
|August||1. 8. - 31. 8.||MON, THU, FRI: 9-15; TUE, WED: 9-19|
|September||2. 9. - 13. 9.||8-19|
|7. 9. - 8. 9.||9-16 (European Heritage Days)|
|Saturdays closed (except European Heritage Days)|
|December||19. 12. - 20. 12.||THU: 8-19; FRI: 8-15|
|21. 12. - 1. 1. 2020||Closed|
The Loans and Preservation Department
The Loans Department
Mgr. Lenka Bobáčková
|585 631 firstname.lastname@example.org|
Mgr. Anna Pajerská
|585 631 email@example.com|
|Mgr. Petra Absolonová||585 631 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mgr. Marek Boháč||585 631 email@example.com|
|Michal Henzl||585 631 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Bc. Barbora Cholastová||585 631 email@example.com|
|Bc. Petr Jurečka||585 631 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Linda Kollárová||585 631 email@example.com|
|Mgr. Kamila Kotková||585 631 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Jana Kovářová||585 631 email@example.com|
|Milena Matuchová||585 631 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Bc. Jana Nemčoková||585 631 email@example.com|
The Loans Department
All library information services are provided in eight halls, with a free selection of books. There are 450 study places and in the journal reading room computers with Internet access available to our users.
- Chargers for mobile phones
- Flash drives
- Cabinets to leave laptops (at the loans desk)
- Plastic comb binder (in the journal reading room)
- Paper guillotine (in the journal reading room)
- Microwave and kettles (in the corridor between halls 4 and 5, also on the premises of the night study room)
- Two clubhouses Slytherin and Gryffindor
- Children's play area
- Sitting bags
- Earplugs (in the hallways near the clubhouses)
Journals Subscribed to
Tours for the professional and general public. The participants are familiarised with orientation in the library and its services. Tours are free of charge. Order in advance at tel. 585 631 750 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lost and Found
Palacky University Library publishes a list of the things forgotten in the Armoury.
The History of the building of the Theresian Armoury
The professional department and the loan services of Palacky University Library are housed in the historic building of the former Theresian Armoury for artillery, which is part of the immovable cultural heritage.