General Administration

Department head: 
Dr. Stephan Schwarz
Deputy department head:
Markus Kandler
Phone:  +49 89 28638-2101

An overview of the department

The Department General Administration (Zentrale Administration, ZA) as a shared service department supports the library's specialised departments and the users with various services. It is responsible for the fields of finance and budget, human resources, internal services, construction and operation, organisation.

The ZA ensures that the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek obtains the personnel and financial resources required for fulfilling its tasks. It acts as the HR department for the around 950 employees of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek and of the ten regional State Libraries and administrates the budget.

At the same time, the ZA ensures infrastructure services for the locations in Munich and its surroundings.

Organisation structure

The department is divided into the following units:

Finance Department

Markus Kandler
Phone:  +49 89 28638-2101
Fax:  +49 89 28638-2293

Human Resources

Erik Fiedler
Phone:  +49 89 28638-2118

Internal Services, Construction and Building Management

Peter Petrich
Phone:  +49 89 28638-2211

Department of Vocational Administration (BBiG) for Specialists for Media and Information Services

Dr. Andreas Dahlem
Phone:  +49 89 28638-2101
Fax:  +49 89 28638-2293
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