Applications for research facilities at the National Library for 2021 are open

The National Library’s researcher facilities are available for long-term use on application.

The November-December 2020 application period takes place 23.11–13.12. The following facilities can be applied for:

  • Researcher carrels in the South Hall, 12 months (1.1.–31.12.2021), 20 carrels
  • Shelves in the North Hall, 12 months (1.1.–31.12.2020), 20 shelves
  • Lockers, Rotunda, 1st floor, 12 months (1.1.–31.12.2020), 12 lockers

The application period will end on 13 December and successful applicants will be notified by 21 December 2020.

The selection criteria include the researcher’s need of the resources of the National Library (especially material restricted to reading room loans), the researcher’s current working conditions and the weekly amount of time the researcher would use the workstation.

Please note that because of the pandemic only half of the carrels in the South Hall may be used simultaneously. Until further notice, you may only use your carrel every second week.

More information about the researcher facilities and the application criteria can be found on the website or the application form.