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26 May 2020 → 15:30
We will explain our online catalogue (OPACplus) and give you tips for research in academic databases. Suitable for new users or those who would like to refresh their knowledge.

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The Bayerische Staatsbibliothek reopens its research reading rooms as of Tuesday, May 5, 2020, in a limited way, subject to prior registration and in compliance with the respectively required hygiene measures. The Aventinus Reading Room, the Reading Room Music/ Maps/ Images, the Reading Room for Manuscripts and Rare Books and the East European, Oriental and Asian Reading Room will be opened (Monday through Friday from 9:00 to 17:00 in each case).

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Home loan with collection and return of items and user registration on site will be possible again as of 27 April 2020 with limited access. Until further notice, up to 6 items per user can be ordered at the same time for home loan from the holdings of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek via the OPACplus.

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More than 2,300 German-language textbooks and study literature of the platform utb-studi-e-book can be used electronically via the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek as of now. Access is provided for registered users of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, also in the form of remote access from home.

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