Basic collection

fot. Archiwum Biblioteki

Paper books and journals are basic collection of Library, amount 400 000 volumes. 19th century books are significant part of collection. A few hundred journals are foreign-language.

Literature of philosophy and religion was collected since beginnig of 20th century and enlarged with international research and activities of jesuits (Philosophical Faculty and Publishing House).

Most of new books are collected for academic purposes: textbooks, literature for courses and research.