Basic tasks of the Cataloguing Department:
- carries out name and subject processing of new acquisitions of books and periodicals as well as the historical Slavistic collections. For cataloguing, it uses the system Aleph in the format Marc 21.
- maintains the name and subject card catalogues and special registers, and secures their gradual transformation into machine-readable form
- processes and maintains special collections (manuscripts, old prints, archival and visual materials, etc.), and offers professional advise to the users
- secures the necessary library tasks of technical nature