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.
Covid-19: library lending and other services
Due to a government decree, physical entry into the library is not possible until further notice. By prior arrangement (e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01/5805-150) the library materials ordered through Cobiss can be picked up at the faculty entrance (between 9:00 and 15:00) or ordered to be sent by post.
We invite you to use the library's services remotely.>>>
Invitation to join library courses
The library at the Faculty of Social Sciences is organizing remote courses in English via Zoom to help foreign students with the use of library services, in particular e-resources. You can apply for the scheduled course or set up an individual consultation.
Trial access to Statista
Statista – One of the world‘s largest statistics portals
More than 1,5 million statistics from over 22,500 sources (including both national and
Trial access to Handbooks Online
Until 15 January 2021, UL students and staff, CTL, NIB and NUL staff, and UL, CTL, NIB and NUL library members have remote access to Oxford Handbooks Online.
Gateway to UL Digital Library (log-in recommended)
Digital Library of the University of Ljubljana portal (DiKUL)
ZEBRA study materials portal (access for FSS students)
Frequently Asked Questions
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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