Getting Started at NTK

How to get here

The Czech National Library of Technology (NTK) is between Thákurova, Studentská, Technická Streets and Flemingovo Square.

  • Metro A to Dejvická: Get off at the Dejvická station and use the Šolínova/Vysoké školy exit. 
  • Tram Stops: Lotyšská and Dejvická
  • Bus Stop: Dejvická
  • Drivers can park underground or use available street parking.
  • Bike stands are available outside the library.

You can map your route using the Prague Public Transport website.

Virtual tour


  • You must register to check out books, use computers, access eResources, connect to Wi-Fi, use print/copy/scan services or rent study rooms. Your residence status in the Czech Republic determines what patron privileges you have. Check your privileges with the Access & Privileges Tool.
  • You don't need to register to use materials inside the building and if you don’t need to rent a room, use Wi-Fi or access eResources. If you don’t register, use your Czech Technical University (CTU) card or print a free day pass (get it from the ticket machine next to main library entrance).

More registration information

Find books or journals

  • Use the catalog to search for books and journals.

  • The catalog will list an item's location (floor and shelf), whether it's checked out, or if it's in underground storage.    

More about about borrowing, renewing, and returning materials

Additional services

  • Some users can check out eReaders (PocketBooks, iPads or Kindles), board games, frisbees, flash drives, umbrellas, headphones, and universal chargers. To see what you can check out, use the Access & Privileges Tool, or ask at a service desk.

  • Vending machines are on floors three to six, and there’s also a café on the ground floor. You can eat and drink in most public areas.

  • If you lose something during your visit, ask if it's been found at the security desk (entrance NTK3).


National Library of Technology
Technická 6/2710
160 80 Praha 6 - Dejvice

NTK on Google Maps

The Czech National Library of Technology (NTK) is between Thákurova,
Studentská, Technická Streets, and Fleming Square (see on Google Maps).


 (+420) 232 002 535

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Editor: Marine Comby Last modified: 24.8. 2016 11:08