L I B R A R Y
The Library of the Institute of History is
open for scholarly use
process, store and
materials as well as the information and data relevant to
and other related sciences.
Full collection of the Library
comprises up to 40.000 books and nearly 450 titles
of domestic and approximately 270 of foreign periodicals.
The Library was
founded with the aim to represent a well-equipped reference library and
was part of the Institute since its beginnings.
after its creation it counted several thousands books due to the
fact that it encompassed few large libraries: the entire rich
collections of Stanoje Stanojević and Jovan Tomić, and later several others
as well, including collections of Viljem Bukšeg, Mihajlo Ristić and Sava
fact that the Institute of History is research based upon the study of the
of the Serbs and their relations with South Slavs and other Balkan
nations in the period ranging from the Early Middle Ages to the year of
1918, the publications from this field of study in almost all Modern
European, as well as Ancient languages, make the main part of the Library
Collection. The Library holds collections of old and rare books, as well
as the collection of historical and geographical maps. A considerable
collection of reference books (dictionaries, lexicons, encyclopedias,
bibliographies) is also to be found in its possession. The library
collections are continually being enlarged through the exchange of
publications effectuated with 54 domestic and 64 foreign institutions.
Slavica Merenik, Chief librarian, historian
Milica Jovančićević, library assistant, historian
is open on working days from 9.00 to 15.00 hours.