About the library

The Library of the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague is the largest Czech Library accessible for public specialized in fine and applied arts, architecture, design and related fields. It holds about 190.000 volumes, including books, journals, exhibition catalogues and auction house sales catalogues.

Half of the items are in Czech language; important parts of the collections are in German, English or French language.

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On 1st and 8th May is the library closed. Thank you

Library catalog:

http://katalog.upm.cz/

Catalog of brány ART:

http://artlib.eu/
Opening times:

Tuesday - Friday 11.00-19.00

Saturday 11.00-15.00

Address:

ulice 17. listopadu 2, 110 00 Praha 1

Access to the building between 18:00 and 19:00 on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays – only by the entrance from the street 17. listopadu

Contact library services:

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773 200 844

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New Acquisitions:

March 2018

Registration Number by Ministry of Culture:

3508/2003

How to use the library:

The study room of the Library is open to everyone and admission is free. To access its to complete collections and services you need to join the Library. At your first visit, please ask a member of the library staff for more information.