Organizational structure

Director of the Silesian Library
Artur Madaliński, PhD
e-mail: artur.madalinski@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 75

Deputy Director for Library Services

e-mail: –
tel.: –

Deputy Director for Technical Matters

e-mail: –
tel.: –

Deputy Director for Regional Research Institute
Professor Ryszard Kaczmarek
e-mail: ryszard.kaczmarek@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 251 42 21 wew. 303

Chief Accountant
Natasza Pomykalska
e-mail: natasza.pomykalska@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 68


The main building of the Silesian Library
plac Rady Europy 1, 40-021 Katowice

Secretariat
e-mail: sekretariat@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 75

Digital Media Institute „Digitarium”
Representative: Remigiusz Lis, PhD
e-mail: digitarium@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 70, (+48) 695 754 012

Inter-medial Culture Institute
Representative: Aneta Satława
e-mail:  aneta.satlawa@bs.katowice.pl 
tel.:(+48) 32 208 38 42, (+48) 501 547 638

Representative for Library Services:
Magdalena Madejska, PhD
e-mail: magdalena.madejska@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 74

Representative for Operations and Technology:
Marek Wawrzyńczok
e-mail: marek.wawrzynczok@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 37 74

Administrative and Technical Department
Manager: Rafał Jaruga
e-mail: administracja@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 37 94

Automation and Storage Transport Department Manager: Krzysztof Szymański
e-mail: atm@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 30

Reading Rooms
Manager: Katarzyna Grabowska-Pławecka, PhD
e-mail: czytelnie@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 79

Finance and Accounting Department
Deputy Chief Accountant: Małgorzata Rossa, PhD
e-mail: ksiegowosc@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 21

Acquisitions and Cataloguing Department
Manager: Anna Literacka
e-mail: opracowanie@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 65

IT Department
Manager: Zenon Pochała
e-mail: informatyczny@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 77, (+48) 32 208 37 71

Advisory and Training Department
Manager: Agnieszka Skwara
e-mail: metodyczny@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 37 61

Continuous Inventory Department
Manager: Katarzyna Izdebska
e-mail: inwentaryzacja@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 37 36

Preservation and Conservation Department
Manager: Agnieszka Biały, PhD
e-mail: konserwacja@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 62

Promotion Department
Manager: Monika Wieczorek
e-mail: promocja@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 37 18

Human Resources Office
Manager: Jolanta Wyrwich
e-mail: kadry@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 37 24

Lending Department
Deputy Manager: Urszula Małolepszy
e-mail: info@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 37 42

Special Collections Department
Manager: Barbara Maresz, PhD
e-mail: zbiory.specjalne@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 83

Regional Department
Manager: Anita Tomanek
e-mail: zbiory.slaskie@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 90

Data Privacy Officer
Jacek Czyż
e-mail: iodo@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 37 26

Fire&Health Safety Specialist
Łukasz Skwara
e-mail: bhp@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 66

The Social Digitization Workshop
Manager: Remigiusz Lis, PhD
e-mail: spd@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 37 11

Publishing House of Silesian Library
Manager: Aneta Satława
e-mail: wydawnictwo@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 208 38 87, (+48) 32 208 38 17


Silesian Library
ul. Ligonia 7, 40-036 Katowice

Institute of Regional Research of Silesian Library
Deputy Director: Professor Ryszard Kaczmarek
e-mail: ibr@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 251 42 21 wew. 303

Bibliotherapy Department
Manager: Dagmara Bałycz
e-mail: biblioterapeutyczny@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 251 42 21 wew. 207


Silesian Library
ul. Francuska 12, 40-015 Katowice

Institute of Architecture Documentation
Manager: Professor Magdalena Żmudzińska-Nowak
e-mail: ida@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 785 710 210

Silesian Library House of Education
Manager: Ewa Kokot
e-mail: domoswiatowy@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 255 43 21

Old Resource Department
Manager: Marcin Suchanek, PhD
e-mail: stary.zasob@bs.katowice.pl
tel.: (+48) 32 251 61 84

  • Online Exhibitions

    These are virtual thematic collections presenting selected stationary exhibitions or presenting library collections, including documents and objects. The collections are constantly supplemented with presentations, multimedia shows and photocasts.

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