International Interlibrary Loan

Information for students

The Main Library of the Pedagogical University of Cracow delivers books and copies of articles from journals that cannot be found in other Cracow libraries.

Who is this service for?

Staff members and students of the Pedagogical University of Cracow (also incoming Erasmus students) can order books and articles within the interlibrary loan scheme.

Please note that the approximate delivery time is one month and for books from libraries outside Poland this may stretch to 3 months in some cases.


Information for Libraries

The Main Library of the Pedagogical University of Cracow has been a participating library in IFLA voucher scheme since 2010.

We therefore accept IFLA vouchers and prefer to pay for interlibrary loan transactions with them.

The Main Library of the Pedagogical University of Cracow accepts orders:

  • By e-mail :
  • On IFLA loan forms

Please ensure that you send a single IFLA loan form or a single e-mail per item.

The bibliographical and other necessary details should be structured according to the IFLA guidelines for sending ILL requests by e-mail.


Price list/Billing/Payments

The charge is 1 IFLA voucher per item, or ½ an IFLA voucher for copies of up to 10 pages.

If you are sending IFLA Vouchers please ensure that we are able to assign the Vouchers to your order.

Thank you for your cooperation


Our readers are permitted to use the materials supplied within the ILL scheme only in our reading room and we ask that materials obtained via ILL be used only in the reading rooms of the requesting library

Books are sent for the period of one month with the possibility of renewing them, some books  may have a shorter loan period.

Please note that we do not loan books within ILL that have been published before 1945.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact person:

Marzena Błach MA
tel. 48 12 662 63 73

Monday & Tuesday:  1pm-7pm

Wednesday, Thursday, Firiday: 8am-2pm


Main Library of Pedagogical University of Krakow

Interlibrary Loans Readers Service Department   

ul. Podchorazych 2

30-084 Krakow


Wypożyczalnia Międzybiblioteczna

Biblioteka Główna

Uniwersytet Pedagogiczny im. KEN w Krakowie

ul. Podchorążych 2

30-084 Kraków





Some of our partners:


Pädagogische Hochschule - Graz

Universitätsbibliothek Wien - Vienna

Universitätsbibliothek - Salzburg


Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin

Humboldt Universität zu - Berlin

Technische Universität -  Berlin

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek - München

Stifung der Europa Universität  Universitätsbibliothek - Frankfurt

Johannes a Lasco Bibliothek - Emden

Universitätsbibliothek Tübingen  - Tübingen                                                                    


Universitätsbibliothek - Zürich

Universitätsbibliothek - Basel

Universitè de Gèneve Bibliotèque - Geneva


Biblioteca Cantonale - Bellinzona