Registration & Free Day Pass

If you are a student from UCT Prague (University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague) or CTU (Czech Technical University in Prague), you can enter and exit the library using your student ID.

Registering allows you to take advantage of a wide array of services

Even if you do not register, you can enter the library using a free entrance pass.

Registration

Check your privileges using the Access & Privileges Tool.

If you want to learn more about how the library works, you can request a Date with NTK.

Benefits of registration

Once you're registered, you'll be entitled to do the following:

What you need to register

Individuals

  • A valid passport or identity card
  • 100 CZK in cash for one year (50 CZK for a half year)

UCT Prague, IOCB and CULS students/professors/staff: Registration is free.

  • A chip card with your name/photo which will serve as your customer card (e.g., ISIC, ITIC, ČD In -karta, OpenCard). If you do not have a chip card, we will make one (fee: 200 CZK).
  • Proof of residence (official residence permit, valid lease agreement, dormitory card, paper from the foreign police, telephone or electricity bill. It must mention your name and your address)

Legal representatives of an organization

  • A certificate of incorporation, business license, or other proof of the organization’s establishment
  • Two copies of a registration contract, including your organization’s official stamp and signature of an official representative
  • Your valid personal passport or identity card
  • 100 CZK in cash for one year (50 CZK for a half year)
  • A chip card with your name and photo which will serve as your customer card (e.g., ISIC, ITIC, ČD In-karta, OpenCard). If you do not have a chip card, we will make one (fee: 200 CZK).

A legal representative cannot use individual study carrels and - because of license agreement restrictions - cannot use our eResources

Registration process

  1. If you want to save time, pre-register first. Then come to the library within 30 days to complete the process.
  2. Print a registration ticket from the ticket machine (near the main library turnstiles; select Registration).
  3. When your ticket number appears on the monitors, scan it to enter the library through the turnstiles.
  4. Go to the appropriate registration desk (you will see them behind the main library turnstiles).
  5. After registering, you will receive a printed contract stating what services you can enjoy; feel free to ask any questions at the desk.

Renewing your registration

You must renew in person at the registration desk on the ground floor. The process, fees, and documents required are the same as above.

Free Day Pass

If you don't want to register, you can still use the library.

To enter, use our free day pass - print it using the ticket machine near the main library turnstiles. Then, scan it to enter.

Be sure not to lose your pass; you will need it to exit the library.

What you can do without registering

Editor: Stephanie Krueger Last modified: 9.8. 2016 15:08