Using the Library

Our books can be used freely in the library. The library is an open-shelf library which means that you can take the books directly from the shelves!

Reading Room

Reference works Dictionaries Subject-didactic material box Latest theses of the institute Reserve collection for current semester

Open shelf stacks

Collected works editions Current journals Current book stock
Cloak Room Regulations

Please note that in order to use the library it is mandatory to store jackets, bags and other items in the lockers (see Library Regulations for more information). Keys for the lockers can be borrowed at the information desk. The cloak room is located to the right of the library, directly opposite the elevator.

Lending services

The majority of our books may be borrowed for 28 days. For more information see here.


The use and load of tests is regulated seperately.

Library Regulation

The Library Regulation (PDF) of the University Library applies.

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