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Polish internet resources

A collection of links to Polish and Poland-related internet resources, compiled by the British Library.

Academic institutions

Polska Akademia Nauk (Polish Academy of Sciences)

Polskie wyższe uczelnie (list of Polish university sites)

Uniwersytet Jagielloński (Jagiellonian University, Kraków)

Uniwersytet Warszawski (Warsaw University)

Art and culture

Artinfo.pl - portal rynku sztuki (portal for the arts market)

Centrum sztuki współczesnej (Centre for Contemporary Art)

Culture.pl (portal for Polish culture provided by the Adam Mickiewicz Institute)

FotoTapeta (contemporary artistic photography in Poland and Central Europe

Galeria polskiego plakatu (Polish Poster Gallery)

Galerie sztuki współczesnej w Polsce (contemporary art galleries in Poland)

Gallery of Polish Painting Masterpieces

Instytut Książki (Book Institute)

Muzea w Polsce (museums in Poland)

Muzeum Narodowe w Krakowie (National Museum in Kraków)

Muzeum Narodowe w Warszawie (National Museum in Warsaw)

Muzeum Sztuki w Łodzi (Museum of Art in Łódz)

Polish Cultural Institute in London

Polish Music Center

Polska kinematografia (portal for Polish film)

Teatr w Polsce (portal for Polish theatre)

Teatry w internecie (theatres on the internet)

Economy, finance and business

Giełda (financial news, data and analysis)

Narodowy Bank Polski (National Bank of Poland)

Polish Agency for Foreign Investment (PAIZ) (investment guides and facts about Poland)

Polish Market Review

Warsaw Stock Exchange

General resources

Leksyka (English-Polish dictionary)

Pilot.pl (interactive map of Poland and town plans)

Polska Strona Główna

Słownik języka polskiego (standard Polish dictionary)

Legal resources

Konstytucja RP (Constitution, from the President's official website)

Międzynarodowy Sąd Arbitrażowy (International Court of Arbitration)

Rzeczpospolita, Serwis prawny (the legal section of the newspaper)

Sąd Najwyższy (Supreme Court)

Update to 'An overview of Polish law' (by P. Rakowski and R. Rybicki, from GlobaLex)

Libraries and archives

Archiwa Państwowe (Polish state archives)

Biblioteka Gdańska PAN (Library of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Gdansk)

Biblioteka Główna Akademii Górniczo-Hutniczej, Kraków

Biblioteka Jagiellońska, Kraków

Biblioteka Narodowa (Polish National Library)

Gdańsk University Library

KUL Library, Lublin

The Polish Collections (in the Library of Congress; by Ronald Bachman)

Politechnika Krakowska (Cracow Technical University Library)

Polona Biblioteka Narodowa (National Digital Library)

UMCS Library, Lublin

University Library, Toruń

Warsaw University Library

Zakład Narodowy im. Ossolińskich, Wrocław

Media

BBC World Service, Polish Section (in English and Polish)

Gazeta Wyborcza (online version of daily newspaper)

Katalog czasopism kulturalnych (catalogue of cultural periodicals)

Katalog mediów polskich (catalogue of Polish media)

Polish e-journals portal (from Jagellonian University, Kraków)

Polityka (online version of weekly newspaper)

Rzeczpospolita (online version of daily newspaper)

The Warsaw Voice (online English-language weekly newspaper)

Życie Warszawy (online version of daily newspaper)

Politics and government

eGov.pl

Embassy of the Republic of Poland, London

Kancelaria Prezesa Rady Ministrów (Chancellery of the Prime Minister)

Polska Statystyka Publiczna (Polish Official Statistics)

Prezydent Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej (official site of the President of the Republic of Poland)

Sejm Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej (Polish Parliament Website)

Senat Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej (The Senate of the Republic of Poland)

Publishers and booksellers

Merlin : księgarnia internetowa (internet bookshop)

Ksiazka.net.pl: portal księgarski (bookshop portal)

Wydawnictwa (list of Polish publishers from Onet.pl)

Search engines, gateways and directories

emulti (Polish multi search engine)

Katalog Polskich Stron WWW

Onet.pl (Polish portal)

Wirtualna Polska

Yello! (Polish Yellow Pages)

Travel and tourism

Cracow-life.com

Gdansk-life.com

Poznan-life.com

StayPoland (tourism directory)

Warsaw-life.com

Wroclaw-life.com

Zakopane-life.com

Contact

Magda Szkuta, Curator, Polish Studies
European Studies
The British Library
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7412 7585

E-mail: magda.szkuta@bl.uk