An extensive archive of documents, photographs and maps divided into over 200 collections. From June 2012 a selection of digital documents are available on the On line Collction page.


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    The Institute's library contains over 6 thousand books, brochures and publications, providing a diverse collection of literature on Poland's history since 1863.


    Loan of cigarette case with Jozef Pilsudski's signature

    Cigarette case with Jozef Pilsudski's signature from Institute's museum collection is presented at the British Library on the Russian Revolution exhibition.


    Lecture in May: "Marian Rejewski's Cyklometer"

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