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Staff & Locations Guide

Queries and requests should be sent to or 972-50-856-3394

All Libraries are open 24/7 to staff and students using a Weizmann card.

Due to the changing regulations regarding Covid-19, the hours and days the staff will be in the Libraries will fluctuate.

Central Library

locationWeitz Building

Opening HoursStaff: Sun-Thu 08:30-16:00

Contact Person User Services and Research Publications Section Head:  Sarah Kaufman Strauss

Contact Person Secretary:  Limor Golan | +972-8-934-3874

Contact Person Acquisitions:  Vered Yanai, Yael Kahana

Contact Person Electronic Resources:  Marina Bialik

Contact Person Resource Sharing (ILL):  Gila Naveh

Contact Person Systems:  Maya Amichal, Anton Reznik

Contact Person Chief Librarian:  Joan Kolarik | +972-8-934-4995

Goldschleger Library

locationGoldschleger Library

Opening HoursStaff: Sun-Thu 08:30-16:00

Contact Person Reference:  Marina Sandler +972-8-934-3695

Mathematics Library

locationZiskind Building

Opening HoursStaff: Mon 08:30-14:30; Tue, Thu 08:30-16:00

Contact Person Yifat Belous +972-8-934-3438

Contact Person Yael Kahana | +972-8-934-3296

Physics Library

locationBenoziyo Physics Building

Opening Hours Staff: Tue 14:30-16:30

Contact Person Yifat Belous | +972-8-934-3438

Contact Person Alon Abramovitz | +972-8-934-3188

Science Teaching Library

locationDwek Building

Opening Hours Staff: Mon, Tue, Thu 08:30-16:00

Contact PersonAlon Abramovitz | +972-8-934-3188


The Weizmann Institute Library strives to create a dynamic information environment that fosters research, learning and innovation. The library’s goals are:

  • Develop and maintain high quality collections with an emphasis on digital content and timely access to information resources
  • Provide services and tools that support research, education and discovery

The Weizmann Institute Library System consists of the Central Library, 2 Faculty libraries, and the Weizmann Institute Archives.

The Central Library serves as the headquarters, managing and coordinating all library activities and services . It also holds special closed collections such as: History of Science, Land of Israel, the Haber collection, the Einstein reprints collection, and Prof. Ephraim Katzir's collection.

Faculty libraries contain books on the relevant disciplines and provide Library Services to the scientific faculties, students and staff.  All print journals are kept in accessible storage.

Entrance after hours, weekends and holidays to our Libraries is permitted to Weizmann Institute scientists and students only by use of their staff / student employee card.