The Main Library of AGH University of Science and Technology

Using the catalogues

Dear User!

You may obtain information whether the materials published before 1992 and not listed in the online catalogue are available by writing to katalog[at][dot]pl


Information about collections gathered in the Main Library of AGH University and AGH library network are listed in traditional (card) and online catalogue. 

How to search catalogues:


Computer Catalogue

In the computer catalogue one can find information about books which are in the Main Library and in several branch libraries. It contains items, which have been acquired since 1992, in some cases even earlier. 

The ways of searching the catalogue are listed here:

Electronic requests can be done only for the books from the basic book collection, with call-numbers starting with I, II, III – one ought collect ordered books within 10 days. 

Books from the multiple copy book collection - so called „W” (with call number-for example W 123456/12) – found in the online catalogue should be ordered by filling up an order slip. 

Full-time students:
- blue-stripeed order slip should be put into the request window. Books should be collected until 5 p.m. on the same day.
- long white order slip should be put into the request box. Books should be collected within three days. 

Employees, doctoral and extramural students: 

- red-stripeed order-slip should be put into the request box. Books should be collected within ten days. 

Books from the Free Access Collection cannot be ordered electronically. 


Computer card Catalogue

One can search catalogue cards arranged alphabetically by author name or in the case of collective works by their titles. Call-numbers of books from this catalogue start with I, II , III what means location in the Basic Book Collection. Computer Card Catalogue contains ONLY the Main Library's collection. 

To request a book one should press 'Order Item' button below digitalized catalogue card, fill up the order form and choose a proper place of receipt. 


Item card Catalogue

One can search this catalogue by subjects, issues and topics. Books from this catalogue can be ordered by filling up a white, long order slip (full-time students) or red stripeed order-slip (employees, doctoral students and extramural students) and putting the order slip into the request box. 


Doctoral theses after PhD exam in AGH-UST catalogue

One can search the computer catalogue by author's name, titles, AGH UST Faculties or subject.

Doctoral theses can be requested only on order slips in the Standards, Patents and Cartographic Collection Reading Room.

Doctoral theses are available without copying possibility, only on side.