The library has a large collection of printed materials and an extensive electronic online system. The printed collection includes about 3 million volumes of books and periodicals, as well as newspapers, maps and other documents.

For more information, visit the library website: 

The University Library offers:


  • library and information services to student and staff at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań
  • courses/instruction how to use the library’s collection and service
  • access to periodicals, encyclopedias and reference literature, both in printed and electronic form, as well as online information databases
  • online search service


There are branch libraries at all faculties, where you may find resources relevant to your studies.

  • Faculty of Biology Library
  • Faculty of Chemistry Library
  • Faculty of Polish and Classical Languages and Literatures Library
  • Faculty of Physics Library
  • Astronomical Observatory Library
  • Institute of History Library
  • Institute of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology Library
  • Institute of Arts History Library
  • Institute of Prehistory Library
  • Chair of Musicology Library
  • Faculty of Mathematics and computer sciences Library
  • Faculty of Geographical and Geological Sciences Library
  • Faculty of Political Science and Journalism Library
  • Faculty of Social Sciences and Educational Studies Library
  • NOVUM Library
  • Reading Room of the Institute of Applied Linguistics
  • Faculty of Pedagogy and Arts Library
  • Faculty of Law and Administration Library
  • Theological Faculty Library
  • The British Library and Reading Room AMU
  • Foreign Languages College Library
  • Botanic Garden Library
  • Alliance Francaise Center Library
  • Foreign Languages Teaching Center Library
  • Collegium Europaeum Gnesnense Library
  • Collegium Polonicum Library