Complete conditions of the current operation of the library

For the period the Moravian Library was closed due to the pandemic, readers are not charged fines for delay. When extending the annual passes, the validity will be extended not by one year, but by 14 months.

The circulation desk on the ground floor and the study rooms are open according to the following opening hours:

Opening hours of the circulation desk, interlibrary loan services and study rooms except for the study room of manuscripts and early printed books:

MON09.00–15.30
TUE10.00–18.00
WE09.00–15.30
TH10.00–18.00
FRI09.00–15.30

Opening hours of the study room of manuscripts and early printed books:

MONonly reservation
TUE12.00–18.00
WE 09.00–14.00
THonly reservation
FRIclosed

On Mondays and Thursdays the study room of manuscripts and early printed books is only available upon prior reservation via email rukopisy@mzk.cz. Please send reservations, including orders, two working day in advance.

How the study rooms work
Who can use library services
How to return books in absence loan
How to behave in the library
What to bring to the library
Paying fines, extending registration or new registration
How the Interlibrary Loan Service works
How research and reference services work
What is not possible during the restricted operation
How hygiene is ensured by the Moravian Library

HOW THE STUDY ROOS WORK

  • due to the changing of carpets, the humanities reading room on the 4th floor is closed, the handing out of on-site loans now takes place in the conference hall on the ground floor
  • study rooms on the 5th and 7th floor are open, we apologize for increased noise 
  • science and technology reading room on the 6th floor is closed due to carpet replacement
  • silent places for studying you can also find in gallery on the ground floor and in the room on 1st floor that usually serve as team study roomm
  • use disinfection regularly
  • computers in study rooms are designed only for searching in library sources (catalogue, Knihovny.cz portal, licensed el. databases, Digital libraries)

WHO CAN USE THE LIBRARY SERVICES

  • due to reconstruction work only readers with valid registration will be able to use the library services, ID cards will be checked on the ground floor when entering the library

HOW TO BE BEHAVE IN THE LIBRARY

  • nose and mouth protection and two-meter social distancing is now voluntary
  • use disinfection regularly
  • be considerate of other readers

PAYING FINES, EXTENDING REGISTRATION OR NEW REGISTRATION

  • all payments can be done online - you can pay fines and fees for extending your registration this way
  • if you want to register for the whole year, the whole process, including the payment of the fee, can be done online via electronic pre-registration or via a validated My ID account, after which you can order books directly; when visiting the library for the first time, it is only necessary to have a reader's card issued at the circulation desk (you need an identity card, students need their ISIC card)
  • for a pass for a period shorter than a year (a half-year pass, a monthly pass) you can pre-register, but the fee must be paid in person at the circulation desk

HOW THE INTERLIBRARY LOAN SERVICE WORKS

  • for readers and libraries, interlibrary loan services remain in operation, complete information here

HOW RESEARCH AND REFERENCE SERVICES WORK

  • Registered readers (except students) can still order research and reference services via e-mail
  • we prefer individual consultations via e-mail; if you want a personal consultation, please make an appointment in advance, all information and contacts can be found here

WHAT IS NOT POSSIBLE DURING THE RESTRICTED OPERATION

  • MyID account validation
  • using the team and the quiet study rooms
  • Moravian Library will not provide any cultural or educational programme during this period

HOW HYGIENE IS ENSURED BY THE MORAVIAN LIBRARY

  • all Moravian Library employees must disinfect their hands regularly
  • nose and mouth protection and two-meter social distancing is now voluntary

Poslední aktualizace: 07.07.2020, 12:18