Library of ORNIS

Library at Ornithological station is scientific library specialised on ornithological journals and books. Our library is one of the most respected in the Czech Republic. Complete issues of the Handbook of the Birds of the World is available, going hand in hand with facsimile of Audubon´s Birds of America. Many journals (e.g. complete British Birds, Falke etc.) are the only in the Czech Republic. 


Bezručova 10, Přerov
Phone: +420 581 219 910
Librarian: Mgr. Markéta Straková

Visiting period

Friday  7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Other days  by prior arrangement


Library collection includes also many titles of zoology and botany. Library until these days contains more than 22,000 books, journals and offprints representing period from 19th century up to present.


List of books and journals

Zprávy MOS

Journal of ornithology called Zprávy MOS is the oldest ornithological journal in our country. Previously published as “Czechoslovak Ornithologist”, with the first issue in 1935. Nowadays is focused mainly on Central-moravian region, includes articles both of amateur and professional ornithologists.  more

New books in library

You can look at the publications of many different topics, from bird guides, books interested in ecological problems to very specialized books including evolution, phylogeny, breeding biology, vocalisation, protection of nature and so on. more


Kalendář akcí Ornis

Ostatní akce