Searching NTK Resources

Learn how to use NTK's resources whenever you want from the comfort of your own computer. If you encounter any problems or require additional help, view our videotutorials, or reach out to us at: info@techlib.cz. You can also schedule a consultation with us or check our Subject Guides to get more information about resources for specific fields. You need to be registered to be able to access NTK electronic resources.

You can search and access NTK materials in several ways. Use the library search box and tools located at the top of every library web page. You can also access documents from our electronic collections using Google Scholar.

Remote access to our licensed eResources is limited to registered users

Online Content

Print Materials


If you want to access full texts in the NTK collection, log in to My account at the top right of the main page with your username and password.

NTK Discovery Tool

Use the search box at the top of every library web page to search NTK's print collection and electronic content (eBooks and eJournals) the library provides as well as openly available materials.

You can narrow your results using operators (e.g. AND, OR, NOT, *), left side bar options, or specify your search with Advanced search.

Filtering results

For print materials, an item's location is included in its record. To see if the item is on the shelf or checked out by someone else, click on its title and then on In catalogsee an example.

To access full text, click on the item's title or select the Full Text Online link.

  • If you are not logged in or working in your institution's network, you need to select your institution and preferred provider.
  • If prompted, log in with your username and password.

Full


When going through the list of items retrieved by NTK's Discovery Tool, pay attention to the names of content providers and individual journals. If you see a pattern of documents relevant to your topic occurring from a specific provider or particular journal, you can also search within these to get even better search results.

Although the library building remains closed, you can still borrow print materials. Use the catalog to find and order it (Place a Hold). We will inform you as soon as it is available for pick up at the After Hours Study Room - find more about borrowing and returning materials.

Catalog

Locate and check the availability of NTK print collection materials. Search by keyword, title, author, ISBN, use Search Tips or Advanced Search. You can narrow your results using operators (e.g. AND, OR, NOT, *) or right side bar options.

To check the current availability, place a hold on an item in the storage or recall currently borrowed title, open its record (Status column).

Catalog


Open stacks; for loan

The item is available, Place a Hold and we will let you know when you can pick it up.

Open stacks; for loan 

Checked out until: 13.03.2021

The item is currently borrowed, you can Recall it and we will let you know when it is available.

Open stacks; not for loan

The item is currently not available.

In storage; for loan

The item is in the underground storage, you can Place a Hold on in and we will let you know when it is available.

In storage; for loan 

Checked out until: 13.03.2021

The item is currently borrowed, you can Recall it and we will let you know when it is available.

In storage; not for loan

The item is currently not available.

In storage; not for loan 

Checked out until: 13.03.2021

The item is currently not available.

For UCT Prague only; not for loan

The item belongs to a UCT Prague department. To order it, please contact UCT Prague's specialist team at (+420) 232 002 571 or mvs@techlib.cz.

On permanent loan

The item belongs to a UCT Prague department or part of IOCB collection (see Sublibrary and Location column). To inquire about it, please contact UCT Prague's specialist team (+420 232 002 571, mvs@techlib.cz) or IOCB specialist team (+420 232 002 434, mvs@uochb.cas.cz).

Reference only – rare item

The item is currently not available.

Reference only – historical print item

The item is currently not available.

Claimed missing 

In process

Lost

At the bindery

Claimed

The item is currently not available.


For print materials in NTK, the Library of Congress Classification is used. To locate materials from a specific field in the NTK building, use Open Stacks Guide tool.


If you want to access full texts in the NTK collection, log in to My account at the top right of the main page with your username and password.

All eResources

You can access popular resources from the main library page under the Selected eResources heading.

If you select All eResources under the main search box, you will get a list of all content providers the library offers. You can use filters to find resources relevant to a particular subject or in a particular format or language. To access any of these from home, select the via NTK button or Open access link. For more information about the resource and subscription, select Description.

eBook Search interface

Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery Services

If you need a book or a copy of an article that our library does not have, we can order it for you. To use this service, please fill in the form - we provide both domestic and international library loan services.

Check this service also with your university library - there might be better conditions for their students (e.g. UCTCTU).

Suggest a purchase

Do you think a book or a journal should be added to our collection? Fill in the form to recommend its purchase.

Video Tutorials

How to search the library's eResources


How to search the library's print collection


Contact Us

info@techlib.cz
(+420) 232 002 535

See also

 

 

Editor: Olga Martinová Last modified: 15.4. 2021 13:04