Library - Brno

knihovna Brno

The Specialized Library of Malt and Barley was established within solution of the project CZ.1.05/3.2.00/12.0236 Specialized Library of Applied Research in Agriculturem (SLARA)  of the Operational Programme Research and Development for Innovation (OP R & DI) at the RIBM’s workplace in Brno. This project is financed by the European Regional Development Fund and the State Budget of the CR.

The library collection contains namely professional monographs, periodicals, methods and research reports.

The library electronic catalogue is kept in the CLAVIUS system.

The on-line library catalog - offers the access to the library databases (books, research reperts etc.)

Principal activities

The principal activity of the library is to collect and process professional information resources from the area of malting, barley growing and associated areas and to make these resources accessible for users.


The library provides following services for workers of the RIBM, malt houses and breweries, breeding organizations, students, teachers and other  interested persons:

  • on-site borrowing of books
  • access to the internet
  • reprographic and other and other copying services
  • access to the elektronic information recources

The library is equipped with computers and a copy machine.

Current prices of services are posted in the library.

Open for public:  Friday  9:00 – 12:00,  12:30 – 15:00

Due to the limited capacity of the library and the reading room, it is necessary to arrange a visit always beforehand on the telephone number 545214110.


Výzkumný ústav pivovarský a sladařský
(Research Institute  of Brewing and Malting,  workplace Brewing Institute Brno)
Mostecká 7
CZ-614 00 Brno
tel.: +420 545 214 110
fax: +420 545 321 225