We recommend verifying the availability of publications by telephone at +420 225 443 255 or by email at

External users, i.e. the general public and employees of other institutes of the Czech Academy of Sciences, are permitted to study information sources from our catalogue in the reading room only, or they may take advantage of the interlibrary loan service (ILS). Thank you for your understanding.

Online catalogue
Availability of older information sources must be verified in the Scanned Card Catalogue.

Card catalogue of the Institute of History library (from 1992)

Card catalogue of the Institute of Central and Eastern European History (up to 1992)

Publications from the card catalogues must be reserved in advance by email.

The dissertation card catalogue – scanned catalogue of authors of dissertations defended at the Institute of History (up to approximately 1993).

Circulation services provided by

Jan Rexa, tel: +420 225 443 255, email:

Due to technical reasons, the microfilm collection is unavailable for the foreseeable future.