Lending Services

You can borrow books that may be borrowed for 28 days. Books shelved in the reserve collections and books from the shelf mark groups C and E may be borrowed over the weekend, i.e. from Friday, 12:00 until Monday, 12:00. You need a library card to borrow books.


You can reserve books that are currently borrowed (specified on u:search as: “On loan until DD.MM.YYYY” under “Status”). You will receive a notification e-mail as soon as the book has been returned to the special library and is ready to collect. We keep books you reserved ready to collect for 5 working days.

Books that may not be borrowed

You may not borrow academic theses (doctoral theses, diploma theses, master’s theses) as well as periodicals. Please see the relevant details on u:search.

Reserve collection for the current semester You can borrow books from the reserve collection for the current semester over the weekend.