Nowadays the library provides information services especially to the employees of the institute, but in fact it is opened also to other people, mainly through interlibrary circulation and reprographic services. 

Besides the classic information services it provides also services based on modern information technologies. In addition to the printed sources it offers to all users professional databases, enables online access to magazines and other informations on the internet, provides search in specialized databases. Since 1985 it also processes automatic evidence of the published works of employees of the institute (ASEP). 

The book stock of the library comprises around 17 thousands book and journal volumes mainly in English, Russian and Czech. It includes a collection of leading foreign magazines from the field of electronics, optoelectronics, physics of solids, radio engineering and computer technology. Some titles are unique in the Czech republic.

Library regulations (in Czech only)

Opening hours:

For the general public: by appointment


+420 266 733 413


Mgr. Petr Vacek - Head of library, purchases, ASEP, electronic sources.

IPE carries out fundamental and applied research in the scientific fields of photonics, optoelectronics and electronics. In these fields, IPE generates new knowledge and develops new technologies.

Contact us

Data box: m54nucy

IČ: 67985882
DIČ: CZ67985882