IZUM library – introduction
The IZUM library is a special library operating within the Institute of Information Science in Maribor. It was established within the
Computer Centre of the University of Maribor. In 1989 the library became an active member of the COBISS system. The library is located
on the ground floor of IZUM's headquarters at the address Prešernova ulica 17 in Maribor.
The library collection includes literature from the fields of library science, information science and computer science as well as
some items from the fields of economy and technology. Serials represent an important part of the collection. All items are stored
according to their respective fields.
Members of the IZUM library are IZUM employees. Members of other libraries and other visitors can access the literature in the
reading room with six reading spaces and a computer available. Members of other libraries can access the material in the reading
room or through interlibrary loan.
The library is open each workday from 8:00 to 16:00.
Interlibrary loan for IZUM library members
interlibrary loan only for ordering academic and study material for the members of the IZUM library.
Study material is only ordered if it is not available in any of the libraries in Maribor. The loan period
Slovenian libraries is ordered from abroad through the University of Maribor Library, the National and
University Library or the Central Technological Library at the University of Ljubljana.
Interlibrary loan for customers from Slovenia or abroad
Members of other libraries can borrow the material from the IZUM library through their own library. Interlibrary
loan is available for monographs, individual issues of serials and copies of articles.
Material can be ordered via:
- e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
- the COBISS3 interface
- fax +386 2 2524 334
- regular mail (IZUM, Knjižnica, Prešernova 17, 2000 Maribor)
- copy of an article (24 hours)
- monographs and serials (1 to 2 days)
- monographs (30 days)
- serials (10 days)
A longer loan period requires a separate arrangement.