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Two universities libraries move to SICAL

August 16, 2012 Katowice the City 0

Two libraries of the University of Silesia and the University of Economics in Katowice are moving its thousands of volumes of publications into a new shared seat – the Scientific Information Center and Academic Library (SICAL). The grand opening of the facility is planned together with the start of new academic year 2012/2013.

Scripts, coursebooks, books, newspapers and magazines as well as electronic sources of information, such as

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Equipment furnishes SICAL

April 24, 2012 Katowice the City 0

The Scientific Information Center and Academic Library (SICAL) is progressively preparing for the grand opening. The building commissioned in July last year, now is being provided with furnitures and waits for the first volumes of books to be shelved on the new stands.

The SICAL and all the equipment, including furnitures and computers, will be a home of hundred thousands of books, magazines, documents, databases, electronic texts, audiovisual materials and other multimedia.

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Tree planting day at SICAL

May 9, 2011 Katowice the City 0

The Scientific Information Center and Academic Library (SICAL) is almost done and we all can already admire the building’s architecture. Last works are also being concluded inside the Center. It is a high time to take care of a small architecture around the building.

Today, representatives of academia, City authorities and students planted decorative trees at the square in front of the SICAL. The ceremony was attended by Prof. Jan Pawelec, Head of the Center as well as Prof. Wiesław Banyś and Prof. Jan Pyka

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Final straight of SICAL

May 4, 2011 Katowice the City 0

A construction work on the Scientific Information Center and Academic Library (SICAL), a joint project of the University of Silesia and the University of Economics in Katowice, draws to an end. Final interior’s outfitting is scheduled to complete in June this year. An opening is planned for autumn.

By now, the Center is being provided with furnitures, a construction crew is setting up suspended ceilings, lights and all installations