On-line Catalogue

Automated database search system Advanced Rapid Library, which allows you to search the online catalog of the library from various perspectives. The on-line catalog of the VŠVU library contains library documents acquired since 1991.


Active members of the Academic Library AFAD that intend to use the online catalogue after 18 February 2024 need to change their passwords after the aforementioned date. The manual can be found below in attached pdf document, resp. video (Slovak).

The procedure for entering the reader's password in IPAC via the function - Forgotten passwordPDF, 497 KB

Forgotten password - library catalog

The new password should consist of the day and month of birth and capital initials of the first and the last name (6 characters). (The library does not have access to your passwords, but we will be able to instruct you with the scheme in case you forget your password.)

Please, note that registration is possible only online at the Art Study online catalogue webpage.
When registering, students use their school emails.


Till 1 March the library´s opening hours are as follows:

  • Mon, Wed: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p. m. Art Study in SNG
  • Tue: 10 a. m. - 3 p. m. loans and study, AFAD, Hviezdoslavovo námestie
  • Fri: 10 a. m. - 4 p. m. loans and study, AFAD, Hviezdoslavovo námestie


Click on the link to view the catalog:

On-Line catalogue of Academic library of AFAD