Schedule of fees of the Image Archive of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek

Last updated: 01/02/2022

User fees

Exhibitions/events/public presentations

Exhibitions/events/public presentations€ 30.00

Film/TV

One-time screening/broadcast  € 30.00
TV show incl. multiple broadcasts, media library and all media
German-language TV rights for 10 years€ 100.00
Worldwide TV rights for 10 years€ 200.00
Worldwide TV rights (unlimited)€ 300.00
Film, DVD, videos€ 100.00

Online use (resolution 72 ppi)

Website, blog, app, intranet, information service€ 30.00
Social media (with reservations)€ 100.00

Digital publications

Digital publications
(= e-book/e-journal/e-paper without parallel print editions)
€ 30.00

Print publication (+ hybrid)

(= books, magazines, newspapers; total print run; incl. advertising materials and digital parallel editions; minimum print run for digital parallel editions is 2,500)

Print runPer image
up to 500€ 10.00
up to 1,000€ 25.00
up to 2,500€ 35.00
up to 5,000€ 50.00
up to 10,000€ 75.00
up to 25,000€ 90.00
up to 50,000€ 100.00
up to 100,000€ 125.00
up to 250,000€ 150.00
up to 500,000€ 175.00
up to 1 million€ 200.00
over 1 million€ 250.00

Private use

Private use (with reservations)
– publication and dissemination prohibited –
€ 10.00


Any other types of use not mentioned above by request only.

Handling fees

Number of imagesFee
1 – 2€ 10.00
3 – 5€ 20.00
6 – 15€ 25.00
16 – 30€ 37.00
31 – 50€ 50.00
51 – 80€ 75.00
81 – 100€ 100.00

Does not apply to images that can be ordered online via the STERN Photo Archive customer portal.

Digital reproduction costs

Scan per image€ 20.00
Scan per contact sheet (STERN Photo Archive only)€ 5.00

Misuse

Missing or incorrect proof of ownershipplus 100 %
Use without permission and citationplus 500 %

Invoice and payment

Payment possible via credit card, PayPal, direct debit, or bank transfer. Please include the correct billing address. Any retroactive changes to invoices requested by the customer will incur a charge of € 10.00. Customer tax forms and separate licensing agreements cannot be taken into account.
(s. a. Conditions of use of the Image Archive of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek)

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