Index Plus decided

The application submitted by the Centre for Innovations, Technology Transfer and Development, University of Silesia Foundation  (CITTRFUŚ), prepared in co-operation with our Press, has been approved by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education. Out of 357 applications submitted altogether, 88 have been qualified to receive funding as a part of Index Plus Program. The value of granted financial resources is 200,000 PLN. The aim of Index Plus Program is among others to give an international character to academic journals published inside the country.

16th annual Book Fair in Krakow

From 25 to 28 October the 16th edition of the Book Fair will be held in Krakow. As every year, University of Silesia Press is going to take part in the exhibition. The visitors will be able to buy the new as well as previously published titles from our bookstall, and moreover, the chosen publications will be available for purchasing at low-cost prices. We would also like to offer you three Book Fair invitations to get for free. All you have to do is send us an e-mail containing your opinion on the University of Silesia Press new Internet website.

New anthology

Under our Press imprint we have recently published an anthology Kroatywni. Dramat chorwacki po 1990 roku (‘The Croatives. Croatian drama after the year 1990’), edited by Katarzyna Majdzik, Leszek Małczak and Anna Ruttar. This over 600-pages-long publication contains 11 dramatic pieces by authors representing the young and the middle generation. The anthology is the first such a large-scale translational project focused on Croatian drama.


You are also welcomed to consider our special offer of books for 1zł or 50% cheaper. Among the cut-price titles you can find such books as: Powroty w śmierć (‘Returns into death’) by Józef Olejniczak, Ujmować. Henry David Thoreau i wspólnota świata (‘Grasping. Henry David Thoreau and the Community of the World’) by Tadeusz Sławek, as well as Polish language handbook www.poradniaję, edited by Katarzyna Wyrwas. The full list of cut-prize publications is available HERE.

Central and Eastern European Online Library

If you are interested in purchasing particular articles previously published in any of our journals and series from the field of humanities, please search the database of Central and Eastern European Online Library. CEEOL is one of the biggest periodicals database and it offers more than 800 titles touching the issues pertaining to Eastern and Central Europe. To use the database visit the website or view our collections HERE.

Silesian Digital Library

We invite you to visit the website of Silesian Digital Library (ŚBC). It provides free access to many of our books being currently out of print. ŚBC is joined into the country-wide digital library network, thanks to which by using it you gain access to the publications available in any local digital library. Descriptions of the books are indexed and can be found through general internet search engines.