The Library of the Faculty of Agriculture was founded in 1992 as a member of Academic Libraries of University in Banja Luka. The Library is located on the ground floor of the Faculty building, an area of 75 sq.m., part of which is also a reading room with 30 user places.
The Library is an important research center, with the priority task to support the teaching process, professional and scientific-research work of students, teachers and associates of the Faculty, as well as the other University scientists, and currently it has 1,100 users/members. The organization of the function of the library is set up so that the purchasing and processing of books is centralized and distribution of the books and journals is arranged as needed in the main as well as at the Institutes’ libraries.
The Library fund consists of 1,219 titles i.e. of over 5,000 library units of monograph publications in Serbian and foreign languages, and about 50 titles of serial publications, supporting the research in various fields of agricultural sciences. Doctoral dissertations, Masters Theses, Specialist Papers and Graduate Works, are being saved in a special database of 1,246 titles and a separate database of “Agroznanje” Journal (AgroKnowledge) has 1052 articles.
The Library fund is flexibly processed in electronic databases and with additional catalogues it represents a user friendly place for everybody. The library is continuously supplemented by purchases, donations and exchanges with other libraries of agricultural and biotechnical sciences in the region, all in an effort to provide literature necessary for teaching and scientific research.
Ms. Jelena Marković, Head of Library
Tel: + 387 51 330 -906