Library services are provided remotely

Important | 2021-01-28

University community members can borrow and return books. Library reading rooms and study spaces are closed for visitors, group work room reservation is not available.

Users can order books and extend the loan term in virtual library or electronic catalogue. Users must in advance order the books after the order is fulfilled, users will be notified by e-mail. The order will be fulfilled in 24 hours. Ordered books will be preserved for 3 work days during library opening hours or later if a user had a different agreement with a library employees by e-mail

To borrow and return books (I-V from 8 a.m. until 9 p.m., VI from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m.) users can in the lobby of the faculties.

  • Central library, Gedimino st. 50
  • Chemical Technology Faculty Library, Radvilėnų rd. 19
  • Informatics Faculty Library, Studentų st. 50
  • Mechanical Engineering and Design Faculty Library, Studentų st. 56
  • Civil Engineering and Architecture Library,  Studentų st. 48

Students who study remotely and are currently located in other cities have a possibility to return books using Omniva postal services: choose Omniva parcel machine „Kauno EXPRESS MARKET Donelaičio paštomatas“ (address K. Donelaičio st. 44A, Kaunas, 55512). If you have questions, please contact us by phone + 370 616 71725.

From 2020-11-07 until 2021-02-28 library fines for items not returned on time will not be calculated.

Researchers and PhD students who want to borrow books from the reading room or newly purchased books (books that are not included in the e-catalogue) should contact by e-mail or contact a subject librarian. After the order is fulfilled, users will be notified by e-mail.

We kindly invite our community members to use e-resources:  access our electronic resources, KTU Technology e-books via EZProzyVPN or KTU Virtual library. Please find more information here.

Researchers, PhD students, final year students can contact the Library and receive an excerpt from the book preserved in the reading rooms, in digital format. This service is provided following these requirements:

  • users should indicate a chapter of the book or pages that are necessary;
  • it is not possible to scan more than 5% of the book content or 1 publication of the journal;
  • service will be provided within 3 days.

If you have questions or would like to receive more information about services provided in the library, please contact 8 37 300655 (I-IV from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.; V from 8 a.m. until 3:45 p.m.) or by e-mail

If you have questions about uploading publications in the eLABa repository, please contact Ieva Cesevičiūtė at

More information in the library website.

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