Albertina icome Praha s.r.o. started in January 1995 but our tradition dates back to 1991. We are a major subscription agent to academic and research institutions, hospitals, public libraries, government agencies, companies, etc. in the Czech and Slovak Republic.
- e-journals, e-books and databases with professional and scholarly information,
- discovery, e-resource and research management solutions, as well as
- extensive customer support including consulting, training, hotline, etc.
Collectively, our team of 13 people has 171 years of experience in intermediary services for publishers:
- Sales and marketing services:
- Local market knowledge
- Many years' customer relationships
- On-site visits, targeted promotions to customer base, speakers at professional events, exhibition presence
- Negotiations in local languages / Czech and Slovak
- Subscription management and administration for institutions and consortia:
We strongly promote our partner's products and services:
- online catalogue featuring descriptions of our partners' products
- we provide information about new products and product updates
- free trials and "database of the month" promos
- variety of events organized by AiP (presentations, workshops, training, INFORUM conference etc.)
Albertina icome Praha s.r.o. is a business partner of all public universities in the Czech Republic (including the oldest and most famous Charles university), teaching hospitals, public libraries and many other organisations:
Also, we supply a dozen of consortium licences for electronic information resources to academic and other R&D institutions within a governmental grant programme.
Our partners are major professional and scholarly publishers and aggregators including Ovid, ProQuest, Knovel, GALE, Alexander Street Press, IET, LexiComp, MarketLine, and many others.
Ing. Vladimír Karen
Partner, Director Strategic Development
Vladimír, who is one of the owners of AiP, has overall responsibility of the company and specifically it's strategic development. He often delivers papers at professional events. He is a chairman of the organizing committee of the INFORUM conference on professional information resources.
Ing. Jakub Petřík
Jakub has been Sales Manager in AiP since 1998. He is now responsible for the AiP's everyday business and also focuses on new sales of information resources in the area of medicine, pharmacology, life sciences, business and economy.
PhDr. Filip Vojtášek
Deputy Director & Sales Manager
Filip focuses on information resources for arts, social sciences and humanities and is our specialist in the electronic books area. Filip is also involved in our company's public relations.
Mgr. Jana Machonská
Jana is responsible for sales and support of research management solutions of RefWorks-COS, medical eresources of Evidentia Publishing, Ovid and ProQuest.
Customer Support Manager
Michael is focused on supporting and up selling information resources and services by Brill, CABI Publishing, C.E.E.O.L., deGruyter, GeoScienceWorld, Euromonitor, Factiva, LexiComp, McGraw-Hill, OECD, Ovid Technologies, Peter Lang, ProQuest, RSC, S. Karger Publishers, Thieme, UpToDate. He is in charge of administrative support of national academic-wide projects and organizing trainings for both librarians and end users.
Customer Support Manager
Vojta is providing customer support and user training to customers using services by AIP, APS, AMS, BioOne, Cambridge University Press, Elsevier ebooks, GALE, Oxford University Press, JoVe, Knovel, SAGE Publishing.
Mgr. Andrea Kutnarová
Customer Support Manager
Provides customer support and upsales to customers and users of services provided by ACM, Alexander Street Press, BMJ Group, Brepols, IoP Publishing, ProQuest ebrary, RefWorks-COS, Taylor & Francis, Wiley-Blackwel and others.
Ing. Martina Krátká
Martina is in touch with AiP customers and business partners, especially for quoting, invoicing, shippment checking, subscription renewals etc.
Technical Support Manager, IT
Michal provides customers with technical support concerning both single and consortium licences, remote access systems HAN/NetMan, applications and CD/DVD-ROM servers NetMan and Virtual CD. Administrator of AiP internal network.
Assistant, Office Manager
Irena is responsible for administrative support, INFORUM registration and shipping of CD/DVD-ROM updates. She is also our receptionist.
Mgr. Lucia Poledníková
Marketing and Sales Support
Lucia focuses on inside sales for the Slovak Republic. She is also responsible for online marketing both in the Czech and Slovak Republics including email marketing, product catalogue, news and updates, copywriting for websites and portals of AiB and AiP.
Sales and Marketing Assistant
Eva takes care of AiP participation in public procurement, helps with commercial activities and participates in the preparation and implementation of marketing campaigns. In the AIP from 2011.
ContactAlbertina icome Praha s.r.o.
110 00 Praha 1
Tel.: +420 222 231 212
Fax: +420 222 231 313
VAT ID CZ49612158
- line A - exit at station Muzeum or Mustek
- line B - exit at Karlovo namesti station
- line C - exit at station Muzeum or I. P. Pavlova
Tram: lines 4, 7, 10, 16, 18, 22, 24 - station Stepanska