Library of the National Archives is a public library. With more than half a million volumes, it is the largest archive library in the Czech Republic. It provides access to domestic and foreign library documents, especially in the fields of archival science, history of administration and law, history and auxiliary historical sciences.
The library collection contains:
Specific and valuable documents:
The most important historical collections are the Maltese Library and the Library of the Piarist College of Prague.
Library of the National Archives provides services primarily to Archives’ employees and provides on-site study to the general public (for persons older than 15 years) free of charge.
Details can be found in the Library Regulations.
Library services can be used on the basis of personal registration.
A registered reader proves his/her identity with a library card. For the first order you can use temporary pre-registration in the online catalogue.