The Pedagogy, Psychology, Physical Education and Sport Library

Address : Str.Toma Cozma, nr.3, D building, cod 700554, România
Telephone : 0232/201127
Contact person : Dr. Dimitriu Daniela – The Head of the Social Sciences Branches

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday
Loan at home:9.00 - 19.30
Access at the reading rooms:8.30 - 20.00
Saturday - SundayClosed

The access in this library is based on the CUL Entrance Card valid in the headquarters and in all the branch libraries.

The library was founded in 1965, accumulating the funds of the Pedagogic Seminar library (1999) and the ones of the Psychology and Pedagogy Seminars (1908).

The library has two reading rooms with 100 seats.


The total fund (January 2014): 62.066 bibliographic units (books and periodicals)
Number of entries in the database (September 2014): 16.508 entries
The Pedagogy, Psychology, Physical Education and Sport Library has some important collections of documents (books and periodicals) in the following fields: pedagogy, education, teaching, special pedagogy, psycho-pedagogy, psychology, social psychology, sociology, psycho-therapy.
Documents available to the readers:

1. Reference documents: general and specialized dictionaries, encyclopaedias:

  • The International Encyclopaedia of Education
  • Nourel Autodidactique (géographique, géologique, langues étrangères, historie, biologie, mathématique etc.)
  • Handbook of Special Education: Research and Practice

2. Specialized periodicals:

  • Revista de pedagogie(1956-1998)
  • Revista de psihologie (1942, 1943, 1945, 1957-2006)
  • Revista de psihologie socială
  • Revista de psihologie organizatională
  • Jurnal of Personality and Social Psychology
  • Child Development
  • Ştiinţa sportului
  • Sportul de înalta performanţă

 The Catalogues

The library offers to its readers the following catalogues:

  • The online catalogue – the bibliographic descriptions of the publications in the Pedagogy, Psychology, Physical Education and Sport Library are included in the CUL online catalogue
  • The national online catalogue - RoLiNeST (Romanian Library Network Science & Technology) including the databases of the most important Romanian university libraries.

The services

  • The consultation of the collection's documents in the reading room;
  • The home lending;
  • The free access to the online databases on the library's subscription - ProQuest, SpringerLink, Ebsco, etc.;
  • Specialized bibliographic information;
  • The initiation of the readers in the documenting process