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East European, Oriental and Asian Reading Room | © BSB/H.-R. Schulz

After you have logged in on the web page of our booking system, you can now view and manage your bookings in a newly designed overview.

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Two editions of the "speaking picture book" | © Landesbibliothek Coburg

Within the scope of a 2-year project, a collection of historical children’s and adolescents’ books will be catalogued at the regional State Library of Coburg. The library had received the collection as a present in 2019. The collection comprising over 1,600 titles belonged to Dr. Ernst Hofmann, the former director of the German Toy Museum in Sonneberg, and his wife Christine Hofmann.

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Annual Report 2021, cover | © BSB

The Annual Report for 2021 contains the current key figures and reports about the events of the past year, such as the acquisitions of the photo archives of Volker Hinz and Karsten de Riese, the new acquisitions in the fields of manuscripts and the Orient and Asia, the new BSB working-place reservation system and projects funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG).

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