On 1 July 2016, Slovakia took over the six-month rotating presidency of the Council of the EU from the Netherlands, as part of the Netherlands-Slovak-Maltese ‘Trio Presidency’ (January 2016 – June 2017).
On this occasion, the library team has prepared a note with suggestions for further reading.
- Access the selection of books
Our readers will discover a variety of material on Slovakia, in which they can explore key moments and themes in the history of Slovakia from the Duchy of Nitra’s ninth-century origins to the establishment of independent Slovakia at midnight 1992-1993, as well as the current period in which it is a member of the European Union.
The library is open to all staff of the Council of the European Union and the European Council, trainees, permanent representations of Member States and staff of other EU institutions and bodies, and to researchers and students (an appointment must be made, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org). Access to some library resources may be restricted to on-site consultation.