The article follows the activity of the scientific library of the Ethnographic Institute of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, the process of the building, the character and the range of the scientific services offered. The author describes the beginnings of the bibliographical activities in ethnography/ethnology in Slovakia since 1954 on the background of the history of the Institute.
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