MCL Management

Library Department Head

Mgr. Alena Petruželková


Since 2014        The Head of the Methodological Centre for Book Culture and Literary Museums within the MCL

Since  2008        A pedagogue at the Institute of Information Studies and Librarianship, Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague

Since  2001       The MCL Library Department Head

1994–2000           Acquisition activities in the MCL Library Department


1995–2001          Master’s  studies of bibliology at the Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague

She was a project researcher of the Grant Agency CR’s project: ‘Jiří Karásek ze Lvovic – a Collector of European Importance’) from 2007-2011; she has edited publications (e.g. Prague-Madrid-Rome); she has been a co-researcher of numerous grants; she has written exhibition scripts, e.g., for the project ‘Noční hlídka srdce’ (The Heart Night Guard). She publishes outcomes of expert and research activities (besides the text for ‘The Most Beautiful Czech Books’ competition anniversary), she is on the professional and grant commissions of the National Museum, the Czech Association of Museums and Galleries, the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic.