Opening hours - The National Library

Obchody niepodległości - przejdź do stronyOpening hours: Mon–Sat 8.30–20.30 

OPENING HOURS

Opening hours

Main Building, al. Niepodległości 213

Reference Centre

Monday - Saturday: 8.30-20.30

Sunday and public holidays: closed

(+48 22) 608 23 30,
bninform@bn.org.pl

 

Reading Rooms: Main, Heritage Collections

Monday - Saturday: 8.30-20.30

Sunday and public holidays: closed

On Saturday book request forms should be submitted by 15.00.
Librarianship and and information science materials are available in Main Reading Room, request forms are collected Monday-Friday only, no later than 15.00.
Ephemera are available in Heritage Collections Reading Room, request forms are collected Monday-Friday only, no later than 15.00.

 

Reading Rooms: Music, Sound and Audiovisual Records, Cartography

Monday - Friday: 10.00-14.00

Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: closed

Cartography Reading Room (provides access to maps, graphics, drawings and photographs):(+48 22) 608 27 16,kart@bn.org.pl
Music Reading Room (provides access to sheet music): (+48 22) 608 23 89, zzmuz@bn.org.pl
Sound and Audiovisual Records Reading Room (provides access to sound recordings, audiovisual materials): (+48 22) 608 23 30, czytzzdia@bn.org.pl

 

Readers Registration

Monday - Saturday: 8.30-20.30

Sunday and public holidays: closed

The reading-rooms have their regular maintenance breaks from December 24 to December 31. During those days they are closed to readers.

The entire library is closed to readers:

  • on all Sundays
  • for all national and church holidays, i.e.: January 1, Easter weekend and the following Monday, May 1, May 3, Corpus Christi, August 15, November 1, November 11, Christmas Day and December 26.