The Library Services Centre
Prof. Mojmír Helísek Specialised Library
LIBRARY - PRAGUE (Vltavská 12)
Mon - Fri: 08:00 - 12:00 ; 13:00 - 18:30
We recommend reserving your loans in advance via online catalog, max. 5 titles.
Contatcts for libraries and study centers in Karlovy Vary and Most are at the bottom of this page.
The Library Services Centre - Prof. Mojmír Helísek Specialised Library is a modern facility with high quality automated library system. It contains an extensive collection of books and periodicals and enables both searching and booking books up either directly from the library itself or remotely via the internet. The principles and standards of cataloguing meet international requirements.
The Library Services Centre of VSFS is fully available to students, academic staff and professional public.
With library fund containing almost 50 000 items, you can also find here foreign and czech periodicals, as well as over 24 000 ProQuest e-books and 165 EBSCO e-books.
The library also houses a computer study room with internet access in the library premises, databases retrieval (ProQuest Central, ASPI and Monitora) is available.
The library enables access to final theses of VSFS graduates.
All the library’s activities are governed by The Library and Lending Regulations, 427 kB, that was enacted in November 2021.
- The lending period is 14 days (if there are no reservations on the book, you can extend the lending period twice)
- Limit is 5 books at once
- Overdue books incur a fine of 10 CZK per day
- There is no registration fee in the library for students
Library on-line catalog
The online catalog serves as a list of books available to loan in the library. After logging in (available only after registering in the library in person) you can use all the catalog functions (reservations, extending loan period or accessing loan history).
The titles listed in the catalog are not available to access online, unless specified as electronic resource.
Online catalog - manual, 1.3 MB
(updated 9. 2. 2022; if you see an older version, refresh by Ctrl+F5)
Library FAQ, 467 kB
(updated 21. 4. 2021; if you see an older version, refresh by Ctrl+F5)
In case you did not find an answer for what you were looking for, do not hesitate to contact us at the e-mail below.
Available via the IS main page, tile "UFA Library"
Over 20 000 scientific resources, journal articles mostly.
- Access: IS VŠFS -> "UFA Library" tile -> ProQuest
ProQuest Ebooks Central
Over 24 000 e-books with possibility of full download - see manual linked below.
- Access: IS VŠFS -> "UFA Library" tile -> ProQuest Ebooks
- Manual: proquestebooks_eng_2020.pdf, 398 kB
- Access: IS VŠFS -> "UFA Library" tile -> EBSCO
- Manual: EBSCO eBooks manual, 897 kB
Czech media monitoring with fulltext access.
- Access: IS VŠFS -> "UFA Library" tile -> Další přístupy (Other accesses) -> Monitora
! Available only through university IP address
! Login credentials available from the library staff
Automated legal system with czech law with major Codes in English.
- Access: IS VŠFS -> "UFA Library" tile -> ASPI
Národní digitální knihovna - Díla nedostupná na trhu (DNNT)
"National digital library - Works no longer available on the market" offers documents published in CZ (books up until 2001, periodicals up until 2011). In the database you can find documents under the copyright law (70 years from the death of the author has not yet passed) that are no longer available on the market, as well as "free documents" that are no longer under the copyright law.
- Access to NDK-DNNT; login via ID NDK - how to set up, see manual below:
- Manual: NDK - DNNT manual 2021, 781 kB
Prof. M. Helísek Specialised Library - Prague
Vysoká škola finanční a správní, a. s.
150 00 Praha 5
(+420) 210 088 877
(+420) 210 088 864
Mgr. Tereza Rzymanová
Facebook: Knihovna VŠFS
Twitter: Sledovat @KnihovnaVSFS
Study centre Most - library
434 01 Most
Tue: 10:00 - 15:00
Fri: 12:00 - 15:00
To arrange access to the library outside opening hours - see contacts below.
(+420) 476 700 562 email@example.com
Study centre Karlovy Vary - library
T. G. Masaryka 541/3
360 01 Karlovy Vary
Mon - Thu: 10:00 - 15:00
Fri: 12:00 - 15:00
Michaela Belblová (Mon - Wed)
(+420) 357 070 082
Bc. Radek Trousil (Thu, Fri)
(+420) 728 529 133 (also available through WhatsApp during working days)
(+420) 357 070 085