The Main Library together with its two branches and specialist libraries forms a library and information system of our University. Its collection comprises 721 336 thousand volumes. Journals collected at the Library include 595 Polish and 143 foreign titles. An integrated system, Horizon, operates at the Library.

The current collection catalogued within that system comprises 300 965 volumes. It is one of the biggest scientific libraries in the region and one of the biggest agricultural libraries in Poland. The computerised collection serves as an excellent source of information for all interested parties.The Library provides on-line access to 21 electronic data bases – offering full text versions, abstracts and bibliographic information. This facilitates search for information and results in the form of full text versions of scientific papers, abstracts or bibliographical descriptions. Moreover, it has its own AGRO data base, indexing approx. 900 titles of Polish journals in the field of agriculture and life sciences. At present the current AGRO data base is available free of charge on the ICM platform of the Warsaw University at


The Main Library

ul. Witosa 45 61-693 POZNAŃ

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