The New Šebesta Library

The Library of the MUCGT is open to the public at the following times:

Tue – Thur    09.00 – 12.00     14.00 – 17.00
Friday    09.00 – 12.00

The Museum library specializes in cultural anthropology, Alpine ethnography, local history of Trentino, material culture studies. There are currently approx. 17,000 monographs and a hundred periodicals in the library.

The holdings are divided into:


  • General section – a small section for childreni – Reference
  • Trentino section
  • Journals (from Trentino, Italy and foreign)

Trentino and General (1,500 vols.) – Collects books and periodicals published primarily from 1800 until 1920.

Šebesta section:

includes more than 1,000 vols. +Archive + his work as an author.

The entire collections of books is placed in the Trentino Bibliographic Catalogue and available on the Internet through LibriVision

The library offers consulting services, local and interlibrary loan, bibliographic search assistance and guidance on its holdings, and you can make copies for personal use.

Contact Patrizia Antonelli or

foto Massimo Monopoli