Library statistics

CEU Library Budapest, 2020

Introduction

As one of the largest English-language libraries in Central and Eastern Europe, with comprehensive on-site and electronic collections, the Central European University library is a modern English-language university library and a leading research and information center in the region.

[Official statistics for CEU Library, 2020 Calendar Year]

Vienna Capacity

  • Circa 1,250 square meters
  • 1,308 shelf meters
  • 154 reading spaces
  • 55 networked PCs
  • 7 printers/scanners
  • Full Wi-Fi Coverage

Budapest Capacity

  • Circa 4,000 square meters (with closed stacks)
  • 6,920 shelf meters
  • 400 reading spaces
  • 106 networked PCs
  • 9 printers/scanners
  • Full Wi-Fi coverage
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Holdings

  • 449,614 items
  • Growth in 2020: ~ 1,500 print books, ~ 10,000 e-books
  • Books: 195,777
  • E-books: 214,488
  • Databases: 104 (Full text: 70, Indexing/Abstract: 11, Other: 23)
  • Access to online periodicals: 52,885
  • Print subscriptions: 52
  • Theses (from 2007 also online): 10,249