Interlibrary Loans (ILL) for Library users

Interlibrary loan within Czech Republic

  • the service is provided only to registered Library users
  • it is possible to request only those documents that are not available in the Charles University’s libraries or in other libraries in Prague
  • items borrowed from other library may be used only in the study room (“in-house loans”)
  • ILL is offered free of charge - you only pay for copies (e.g. articles), the fee depends on the price list of the borrowing library

International Interlibrary Loan Service (IILL)

If the document is not available in any library in the Czech Republic, it can be ordered from abroad through IILL. 

  • this service is provided by National Library of the Czech republic and prices for loans or copies are charged according to the price list of National Library
  • the price for this service is: 
    • for each loan from abroad – published in Europe except for Great Britain: 250 CZK
    • for each loan from abroad – published in Great Britain and outside Europe: 450 CZK
    • paper photocopies of every 5 pages of the original or part thereof: 40 CZK  

To request an interlibrary loan use either our email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or ask in person at the circulation desk.

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