Partial resumption of the Library operations

Please be informed that from Monday May 25, our Library resumes its operations to a limited extent – there is no possibility to use the Reading Room (Czytelnia). However, returns of books as well as obtaining copy of book/article in form of scan will be possible – only by appointment with librarians.

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On May 18, the University of Warsaw Library resumes partially its activities. Detailed information – BUW.

New Academic Calendar

A new announcement of the University of Warsaw Rector regarding the reorganisation of the academic calendar, i.e. the end of the summer semester and organisation of the examination session, has been published. DECISION
Most importantly:
– the end of semester is postponed till August (if there are classes that need to be held, and were not held remotely) – in our case it is not a case; still no decision on the summer field training
– exam session dates may change according to the decisions of the Dean – the dates for the session at the Institute will be announced soon.

IA Building new opening hours

The Institute of Archeology will be open on Wednesdays (April 15, 22, 29 and May 6 and 13 ), access may also be possible on Thursdays by appointment.
(The information relates to persons necessary to ensure the continuity of IA UW operations)

IA Building opening hours

The building of the Institute of Archaeology will be open and the directors will be on duty on Tuesdays and Wednesdays (March 31, 1, 7, 8, 15 April) from 10:00 to 12:00 and on Thursdays 2, 9, 16 April if necessary by appointment by email or phone.
Please be aware this information concerns employees of the UW only. Students should contact professors, sekretariat and directors via e-mail, or phone.