The special educational library and study room are premises for archiving more than 4000 pieces of professional literatury, fiction, newspapers, magazines, calendars or special publications in Braille. In the library fund of the museum dominate the works of Viliam Gaňo, Vladimír Predmerský and other personalities of special education in Slovakia.
Within the library the services are provided in the form of presence, that means thath the studying of particular historical and current publications is allowed in the premises of the study room only (with a valid library card).
The user of the museum’s library and information services is obliged to observe Library lending rules of the museum as well as the museum staff’s instructions.
The library collection of the museum consists of:
- special educational literature and fiction from the field of special pedagogy,
- newspapers, magazines, calendars concerning special educational issues,
- publications in Braille,
- electronic documents in following formats – word, txt, pdf.
- Documentation materials (special education teachers’ manuscripts, historical documents of the special schools and institutes).
We are gradually digitizing the entire library collection and make it available via digital library.
The entry into the library is possible after user’s registration and requesting password which will be send to them via e-mail. The validity of the password lasts 24 hours.