In the Reading Room located on Level 1 of the CINiBA building, readers can use books, journals, materials ordered from the closed storehouses and publications loaned from other libraries. These materials cannot be taken beyond the Reading Room. Upon request, the librarian on duty can keep ordered publications in the Reading Room, but for no longer than seven days. There are 5 computers available for the readers here.
Orders for materials from closed storehouses shall be issued no later than 30 minutes before library closing. Orders issued after that time will be processed on the following working day.
The reference collection includes: general encyclopedias (Polish and foreign), subject bibliographies and Scientific Papers of the University of Silesia series.
To use the Reading Room, readers do not have to be registered in the library, it is enough to leave an identity document (such as a student ID card or ID card) to the librarian on duty.
Readers can also use individual work Carrels.
The Current Press reading room is located on Level 2 of the CINiBA building. We can find here the latest information and opinion-forming journals, including Polish and foreign newspapers and magazines.
In the Computer Lab on Level 1 of the CINiBA building there 21 terminals with Internet access.
In Multimedia reading room, located on Level 1, we offer access to multimedia and computer stations where you can play discs that require installation of appropriate software and restarting a computer.