Category: News

The library closes on 22 October 2020 (until further notice)

In accordance with the government’s decision on 21 October, the VŠE libraries and study rooms will be closed from 22 October 2020 until further notice (at least until 3 November 2020). Current loans will be automatically renewed for all until the library is opened. Completed reservations and ordered books will be left for collection after […]

Trial access to a tool Writefull for academic writing

All VŠE users can until 10th November 2020 exploit a trial access to a academic tool Writefull by Digital Science, which is available in these alternatives: Writefull for Word – it checks for correctness of grammar, word use, style, spelling, etc. in your academic texts thanks to artificial intelligence usage. You can install Writefull for […]

Nobel Prize in Economics 2020

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2020 jointly to Paul R. Milgrom and Robert B. Wilson “for improvements to auction theory and inventions of new auction formats.” This year’s Laureates have studied how auctions work. They have also used […]

Trial access to collection of e-books MIT Press Direct

All VŠE users can until 30th November 2020 exploit a trial access to a collection e-books MIT Press Direct published by MIT Press, which contains more than 3000 titles from the following fields: business and finance, economics, art and architecture, computer science, linguistics, new media, social sciences, philosophy, science, technology, education, etc.

Trial access to University Chicago Press Journals

All VŠE users can until 30th November 2020 exploit a trial access to a collection of 85 e-journals published by University Chicago Press called University Chicago Press Journals from the following fields: economics, art and art history, education, history, humanities and social sciences, law and politics, medieval and renaissance studies, science.

Deadlines for ordering literature – 2020

In accordance with the Bursar’s regulation “Financial Statements of the Year 2020 (PK 2/2020)”, deadlines were set for ordering literature through CIKS. The acquisition department (, line 5593, 5579) will accept purchase requests: • by Wednesday, October 14, 2020 for the purchase of foreign literature • by Friday, October 30, 2020 for the purchase of […]

Mandatory face masks from September 20, 2020

According to the valid measures of the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic, it is mandatory to use hand disinfectant before visiting the library, to have your mouth and nose covered with a face mask or other protective respiratory equipment and to keep a safe distance. Team study rooms are closed. Thank you for […]

Returning books during library closure

Books borrowed from the Žižkov Library and Study Library Jižní Město can be returned to the Bibliobox, which is located next to the room SB 127 on the first floor of the Old Building. The bibliobox is accessible during the opening hours of the campus.

Library operation – June-September 2020

Central library (Žižkov) until June 26 Mon, Fri Tue, Wed, Thu 10 – 15 10 – 18 June 29 and 30 8  – 16 July 1 – August 23 library closed August 24- September 6 Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri Wed 8 – 16 10 – 18 since September 7 regular operation Jižní Město library closed […]

New opening hours starting June 8

From Monday June 8 we are extending the hours when you can pick up the ordered books from VŠE Library: Mon 10 – 15 Tue, Wed, Thu 10 – 18 Fri 10 – 15 The library is still open just for borrowing literature, study rooms and the library in Jižní Město is still closed. How […]