• ODKJG (Jože Goričar Central Social Sciences Library) Mission

    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 Vision

    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.

30. June 2020 | Notifications

The library’s reading rooms will reopen on June 8 2020

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!

5. June 2020 | Notifications

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.

1. June 2020 | Notifications

Trial access to selected Pearson's e-books

We got trial access to 24 Pearson's e-books until the end of June 2020.

28. May 2020 | Notifications

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Gateway to UL Digital Library (log-in recommended)
Digitalna knjižnica Univerze v Ljubljani (DiKUL)



Kardeljeva ploščad 5, 1000 Ljubljana


01 5805 150


01 5805 101 

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Opening hours in July and August

Circulation, reading room
Storage room, information,
interlibrary loan

8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.