The Library of the Ostrava Center for New Music was established in 2001 and opened to the public in 2003. The Library today comprises more than 1520 pieces of sheet music, 700 recordings, 212 books, and the archives and working materials of Ostrava Days Institute and Festival. Highlights of the Library´s collections include works by Christian Wolff, Alvin Lucier, Earl Brown and Petr Kotík as well as musical material from the current generation of young composers from Europe and the US.
CDs are archived at the Ostrava City Library, Music Department
(Knihovna města Ostravy - hudební oddělení)
28. října 2, 702 00 Ostrava, Czech Republic
Books and Sheet music are archived at the OCNM office in Ostrava. Please make an appointment at:
+420 596 203 426
The materials do not circulate for use outside Ostrava City Library (listening stations are accessible in the library) and the Ostrava office.