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Staff & Locations Guide

The best contacts for queries and requests are or 972-50-856-3394

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

Due to changing COVID-19 restrictions, the hours and days during which Libraries are staffed can vary.


Goldschleger Central Library

locationGoldschleger Library

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

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

Contact Person Resource Sharing (ILL):  Gila Naveh

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

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

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

Contact Person Acquisitions:  Vered Yanai, Yael Kahana

Contact Person Electronic Resources:  Vered Yanai (acting)

Contact Person Systems:  Maya Amichal, Anton Reznik

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, books from the original Haber Library, Einstein reprints, and Prof. Ephraim Katzir's books.
  • 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.


Mathematics Library

locationZiskind Building

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

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


Science Teaching Library

locationDwek Building (closed 1 March 2022, the collection is moving to Goldschleger Library)

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

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


Physics Collection @ the Physics Building

locationBenoziyo Physics Building

Opening Hours Staff: by appointment only

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

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


Central Library @ Weitz (Closed)

locationWeitz Building