The Library of the Institute of Plant Protection – NRI was established in 1950 from the book collections of the Departments of Entomology, Phytopathology and Plant Protection, which used to be part of the State Institute of Agricultural Sciences in Puławy.
In addition to collecting and lending collections, the IPP – NRI Library creates scientific bibliographic databases and catalogues, organizes trainings for students in the area of the acquisition of scientific information, creates and manages the Memorial Room dedicated to the Institute's employees and manages the archives.
The Library has been developing the Knowledge Base of the Institute of Plant Protection – NRI, which enables simultaneous search of databases and catalogues created by the IPP library.
It consists of the following modules:
1. IPP employee publications database – bibliographical and bibliometric;
2. IPP Employee Project Database;
3. Catalogue of books and conferences;
4. Journals catalogue.
1. INTERLIBRARY LENDING
It is possible to use the collections of other libraries through inter-library lending.
The library carries out orders for:
The order should contain a detailed bibliographic description and should be submitted via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
2. LITERATURE THEMATIC LISTS
Our library employees prepare thematic lists of literature based on the library's own catalogues and Polish and international databases available in the library. These services are free of charge for academic staff members, students, Ph.D. students and research institutes in Poland.
When sending a query, please specify:
Queries should be sent via e-mail to email@example.com
3. READING ROOM
Everyone is entitled to use the collections in the Reading Room. The Reading Room has free access to shelves.
The following publications and materials are available in the Reading Room:
4. LENDING LIBRARY
The following persons have the right to use the resources of the Lending Library: