Organisation structure

University library and editorial centre

Publication Activities

The ARL programme information system module of Registration of the Publishing Activity and Citation Reports of the UVMPh staff and students processes publications and Citation Reports since 1986.

ULEC provides:

  • collection, categorization, registration and archiving of publications of scientific and pedagogical staff and PhD students,
  • generating outputs of publishing activity and Citation Reports according to various criteria,
  • data export to the Central Registry of Publication Activity.

The Central Registry of Publication Activity (CREPČ) is a bibliographic database of publication activity and Citation Reports of universities in the Slovak Republic with the objective to provide complex registration of publications in accordance with the valid legislation on bibliographic registration and categorization of publishing activity and Citation Reports. The database came into being in 2007 and its administrator (under the authority of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic) is the Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information.


Processing of publication activity and Citation Reports is performed in accordance with the following valid legislation:

  • The Act No. 126/2015 on Libraries imposes academic libraries an obligation to register publication activity of scientific staff, pedagogical staff and PhD students of the university.
  • The Act No. 455/2012 of 13 December 2012 amending and supplementing the Act No. 131/2002 on Higher Education and on Changes and Supplements to Some Laws as amended by subsequent provisions, which is an amendment to the Act No. 455/2004 Coll. on Establishment of the General Milan Rastislav Štefánik Academy of Armed Forces, on Merger of the Milan Rastislav Štefánik Military Airforce Academy in Košice and the University of Technology in Košice, on Establishment of the Marshal Andrej Hadik National Academy of Defence and on Change and Amendment of Some Acts as amended by the Act No. 144/2008 Coll.
  • Decree of the Ministry of Education No. 456/2012-R of 18 December 2012 on the Central Register of the Publication Activity and the Central Register of Artistic Activitity.
On-line catalogues
Publication Activity search in the ULEC online catalogue
Publication Activity search in CREPČ - Central Register of Publication Activity
  • Personal bibliography with or without Citation Reports
  • Bibliography of the Departments and Clinics with or without Citation Reports
  • University for the purpose of evaluation