ODKJG performs librarian, information and documentation activities for the purpose of scientific research and education work in the field of social sciences. It provides its services to students and employees of the Faculty of Social Sciences, students and employees of other members of the University of Ljubljana, secondary school students, students and experts from other institutions as well as other users. The operation of ODKJG rests on professional work, high-quality services, user friendliness and state-of-the-art technology.
ODKJG is a user-centred library which adapts library collection, services and facilities to users' needs. It provides for a comprehensive and high-quality collection of print and electronic social science resources, supports and promotes lifelong learning as well as constantly analyses and evaluates success and efficiency of its performance.
Library opening hours in July and August
Between July 1st and August 31st, library will be working on summer schedule. From Monday to Tuesday and from Thursday to Friday, library will be open from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and on Wednesday from 08 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Library will be closed on Saturdays.
The library’s reading rooms will reopen on June 8 2020
The library and the reading rooms will be open Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 8:00-16:00 and Wednesdays 10:00-18:00.
The reading rooms can only be used by members of the library. We still ask you, if possible, to place a request for the material you want to borrow in advance, using Cobiss. Daily newspapers and magazines cannot be used, nor can the computer room, study cells and lockers.Please disinfect your hands upon arrival and departure and respect the safety distance. The use of masks is mandatory if you are not at a safety distance of at least 1.5 meters.The use of masks is mandatory in all cases where the safety distance of at least 1.5 meters cannot be observed. The number of reading places is limited and the chairs are not allowed to be moved.
We look forward to spending time with you again!
The circulation of the Central Social Sciences Library is open
Library is open on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
We only borrow pre-ordered material for which a library member receives a reservation notification.
Trial access to selected Pearson's e-books
We got trial access to 24 Pearson's e-books until the end of June 2020.
Gateway to UL Digital Library (log-in recommended)
Digitalna knjižnica Univerze v Ljubljani (DiKUL)
Frequently Asked Questions
Question for loan service
Question for interlibrary loan
Document delivery order
Material purchase proposal
Bank transfer information
Wasan : the fascination of traditional Japanese mathematics
Toward creation of a new world history
Words to live by : Japanese classics for our time
Designing Japan : a future built on aesthetics
The territory of Japan : its history and legal basis
Contemporary Japanese architects : profiles in design
The Japanese sense of beauty
Mutsu Munemitsu and his time