The University Library in Bratislava (ULB)
811 01, Bratislava - Staré Mesto-Staré Mesto
The University Library in Bratislava (ULB) is the oldest scientific library of the Slovak Republic. It focuses on librarian, information, bibliographic, scientific and research as well as cultural and educational activities. It administers a specialized pool of expert literature and historical documents. It is the main preservation library of Slovakia, the depository and information base for NATO, the UN and UNESCO. It is the keeper of the complete catalogue of journals, the national agency for ISSN, and the Centre for the inter-library check-out service.
The ULB fulfills the function of a central data archive of digital cultural objects – the outputs of the process of digitalizing the cultural heritage of the Slovak Republic (SR).It ensures their permanent keeping and protection and continual operation of the archive. It gains and continually keeps the pool of web-based and original sources, which are a part of the intangible wealth of the SR.