Funds Reading Rooms Musem Conference Rooms
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+387 33 238 152 or
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Monday to Friday
08:00 - 15:00
Library Funds
The funds of Gazi Husrev-bey Library contain the most valued manuscripts, printed books, periodicals, and other voluminous archive materials in three oriental and several European languages.
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Museum Exhibits
of High Value
The Museum of Gazi-Husrev-bey Library presents exhibits of religious and everyday life of Bosnia and Herzegovina that highlight its Islamic tradition and cultural past.
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Modern Conference Rooms
Over 300 seats in four conference rooms with numerous technical advantages ensure the best conditions for conferences, promotions and other gatherings at various levels.
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Library working hours: Mon to Fri from 08:00 to 16:00
Reading rooms: Mon to Fri from 08:00 to 18:00, Sat from 08:00 to 16:00
Exhibits from the past religious and everyday life of BiH
Research reading room
Access to digitized manuscripts and archive materials
Students reading room
Perfectly accommodated space for studying
Entrance Hall
Reception desk and exhibition space
Congress Hall
Multifunctional room with 200 seats
Meeting room
Ad hoc meeting press conferences, and other smaller gatherings
Tačka pristupa dvjema salama i prostor za neformalne konsultacije
Congress Hall gallery
Simultaneous translation, modern equipment, media space
Small conference room
70 seats for conferences of small and medium capacity
Gazi Husrev-bey Library currently holds around one hundred thousand units (manuscripts, printed books, periodicals, and various archive documents) in Arabic, Persian, Bosnian, and other European languages. Over 10.500 library units include codices of manuscripts with approximately 20.000 works in Islamic sciences, oriental languages, literature, philosophy, logics, history, medicine, veterinary science, mathematics, astronomy, and other sciences.
Reading space is divided in accordance with the purpose of its usage. Student’s library offers an ambient for studying while the research reading room enables review of old archive materials and manuscripts in digitized form.
Student’s Library
In addition to availability of space for studying and free wireless internet, each seat is equipped with an electrical outlet for laptops that students may bring in and use over extended periods of time.
Broj mjesta Wi-Fi Struja Klima
Research Library
It is intended for those who want to use manuscripts and archives of the Library for their research. For justified preservation reasons, such documents are available in digitized form and on Library computers only.
Broj mjesta Wi-Fi Struja PC Klima
Your membership includes the right to use all funds, reading rooms, as well as other public space of Gazi Husrev-bey Library.
Working hours Mon to Fri from 08:00 to 18:00
Sat from 08:00 to 16:00
Versatile contents of the Library are complemented by permanent exhibition the purpose of which is to offer an insight into the way of life, work, religious practice, customs, and folklore of Bosniaks who lived in the territory of BiH.
Ticket price: 3KM
Discount allowed for students.
Please book a group visit in advance so the Library may provide a guided tour of the Museum.
Working hours Mon to Sun from 09:00 to 18:00
For academic, scientific, business, and other events, the new Gazi Husrev-bey Library offers the most modern, multimedia spaces suitable for conferences, promotions, meetings, seminars, and other presentations.
Interested individuals or organizations may choose among four conference rooms that, in addition to technical support, include services of spatially and comfortably furnished cafeteria. The advantage of holding a conference in these rooms is the location of the building which is in the very heart of Baš-čaršija.
Velika sala
Velika sala Congress Hall
Multifunctional room with 220 seats, simultaneous translation booths, modern technical equipment, space for the media, and other conveniences that satisfy the highest world standards.
Kapacitet sale Mikrofon Bežične slušalice Full HD Projektor 5.1 surround ozvučenje Audio priključak za medije WIFI Klima
Vip sala
VIP sala VIP Room
This room is specifically adapted for usage by participants in plenary sessions for their separate meetings. Since it is connected with the Congress Hall, it is rented separately within larger events.
Kapacitet sale 2.50' plazma displeja WIFI Klima
Srednja sala
Srednja sala Small Conference        Room
Since small and medium size conferences are often held, this room with about 70 seats is ideal for such events. It is specific by compatibility between capacity requirements and low cost.
Kapacitet sale Mikrofon Kapacitet sale Audio priključak za medije Zidna tabla za pisanje WIFI Klima
Mala sala
Mala sala Meeting Room
It is intended for ad hoc meetings, press conferences and other small gatherings. A perfect space for specific purposes that also offers a lovely view of the neighboring Kuršumli Madrasah.
Kapacitet sale 2.50' plazma displeja Samostojeća tabla za pisanje WIFI Klima
Public relations department of the Library shall develop an offer for conference room use, and provide additional information on rates and conditions.
Photo and Video gallery
Gazi Husrvfe-bey Library is a representational building in every sense. This photo gallery shows a part of what you can see when you visit us.
The Library is regularly visited by students from Sarajevo and from all over BiH. Feel the atmosphere and see the faces of generations that hold the future of our country.
Virtual tour
Virtual tour
Walk the building from the comfort of your home and get a better idea of services and opportunities that the Library can offer.
GHB YouTube kanal
GHB YouTube Channel
GHB YouTube channel shows several interesting video records of the Library and its activities.