Head: Ewa Uchmańska 

The library of the Institute houses currently the largest collection of paleontological books and periodicals in Poland. When the stock was taken last time in 1986, the library held 10854 volumes of books and separate reprints and 27006 volumes of periodicals. Among the periodicals received, we subsribe to 12 foreign titles and receive by exchange 220 titles from 50 countries. 


Catalogue of books, brochures and photocopies registered since 2003 
     (Katalog książek, broszur i fotokopii zarejestrowanych od roku  2003) [LINK]
Subscribed journals [LINK]
Subscribed journals available online  [LINK]
Bibliographic databases and online journals  

Akademicki Serwer Baz Bibliograficznych (Medline 1995 to March 1998)
Current Antarcic Literature (CRREL Virtual Library resources - Cold Regions) and Cold Regions Bibliography
UncoverWeb - a Current Awareness and Document Delivery Service (to browse click "Search UnCover" button)


Other libraries, publishing houses, sites of interest

Research GATE (the largest scientific network online with over 1.2 million members)

Biblioteka Narodowa (National Library of Poland)
Biological Journals and Abbreviations
GeoLibri - International second-hand bookseller's in geology and palaeontology
Journal Title Abbreviations
The inventory of scientific journals and other sources of scientific information being imported into Poland in the years 1992-98
The Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.)


Academic Press, New York

Blackwell Scientific Publications
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge
Chapman & Hall, London
Columbia University Press, New York
Elsevier, Amsterdam
Gustav Fischer Verlag, Jena
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York
Kluwer Academic Publishers
McGraw-Hill Inc., New York
McMillan, New York
Oxford University Press, New York
Plenum Publishing Corp. New York
Springer Verlag, Berlin

Taylor & Francis, London
University of California Press, Berkeley


Ossolineum, Wrocław

Państwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN, Warszawa
Prószyński i S-ka, Warszawa