Dear Users, from 16th of October CINiBA will be open: Monday-Friday 8.00-18.00; Saturdays 8.00-16.00.
Please notice that 31st October 2020 (Saturday) CINiBA will be closed and 2nd of November will be open from 8:00 till 16:00.

In CINIBA are open: borrowing books, general reading room and individual work cabins. The open access zone, group work space and press reading room are closed.  Electronic orders for library materials also include books located in these zones and intended for borrowing.

Specialist Library of University of Economics in Katowice (CNTI) :Monday-Friday (8.00-15.00) (more information)

Specialist Library University of Economics in Rybnik : Monday-Thursday (10.00-15.00, please contact us in advance: 32 432-98-54, )


Please follow the information on and social media. The above decisions may change. We will inform you immediately about all regulations. All questions you can ask: or 32 786 51 30 or e-mail
We invite you to use our electronic collections.

Scientific workers and Students can use electronic sources on University campus or with the help of remote access.

 Proposed electronic sources: 

Database name Availability

Cambridge Journals

remote access

DOAB - Directory of Open Access Book 

open access

DOAJ - Directory of Open Access Journals

open access


remote access

Emerald eJournals Premier

remote access

EMIS Intelligence REGION

remote access


open access


open access

JSTOR (mathematics & statistics collection)

remote access


remote access


remote access

Oxford Journals - Economics and Finance

remote access

Passport GMID

remote access


remote access


remote access

Science Direct

remote access


remote access


remote access

Web of Science 

remote access

Wiley Online Library

remote access

The use of licensed services is only allowed for educational, scientific and teaching-related, non-commercial purposes. Content may not be sold or redistributed to third parties.



Basic information for foreign students

Registration and borrowing

The electronic catalogue of the US and the UE

Library regulations




Telephone (32)786 50 11



Opening hours

Main Library of the University of Economics in Katowice and the Scientific Information Centre and Academic Library (Polish acronym: CINiBA) are open Monday-Saturday 8.00 am - 8.00 pm*

* Any changes in the opening hours of the Library are posted on the main page of the Library (CINIBA).



Main Library of the University of Economics in Katowice

Scientific Information Centre and Academic Library (CINIBA)
ul. Bankowa 11a,
40-007 Katowice

Specialist Library

Centre for Modern Information Technologies

ul. Bogucicka 5
40-278 Katowice

ul. Rudzka 13 C
44-200 Rybnik