Handy Links during the Closure of Libraries


Updated on 8 June 2020. Several libraries have opened up their collections and are now free-to-browse during the state of emergency.

Online Summer School of the East and Central European Studies (ECES) Was Nominated for STUDY IN Award


Seventeen projects had submitted for the “STUDY IN Award in the Field of Internationalization” and six projects have been short-listed. The winner will be announced at the beginning of December. The Summer School is organized by a team from the ECES programme.

The Chorus of Charles University Invites New Members!


The Chorus of Charles University is still active during the pandemic and is looking for new members!

Dr Helena Confortiová passed away, a long-time colleague from the Institute of Czech Studies


A few days ago, our long-time colleague PhDr Helena Confortiová, CSc. from the Institute of Czech Studies and a lecturer at the Summer School of Slavonic Studies passed away at the age of 66.

Brepolis and Karolinum Published Musicology Publications by Researchers from the Institute of Musicology at CU FA


The publication “Sounding the Past. Music as History and Memory” and “Etnomuzikologie: Velmi krátký úvod” (in original: “Ethnomusicology: A Very Short Introduction” by Professor Timothy Rice) represent two out of three specializations of the institute – Music Culture before 1600 and Music Culture Studies. On the creation of the publications participated Dr Lenka Hlávková, Prof […]