Opening hours

The library will be closed on 28 February 2017 (Shrove Tuesday).

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Information

Telephone inquiry service
(+49 89 28638-2322)
Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:00
Information  (ground floor) Monday – Friday 09:00 – 19:00
Information  (1st floor)
(in the General Reading Room)
Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:00
Information  (basement floor)
(in the Periodicals Reading Room)
Monday – Friday 09:00 – 15:00

Registration and loan

Registration  (ground floor) Monday – Friday 10:00 – 19:00
In August and September:
10:00 – 17:00
Issue and return desks  (ground floor)
(Media collection and media return for home loan)
Monday – Friday 10:00 – 19:00 Uhr
Issue and Return Desks  (1st floor)
(Media collection and media return in the General Reading Room)
Monday – Friday 09:00 – 19:00 Uhr

Reading rooms

General Reading Room  (1st floor) Monday – Sunday 08:00 – 24:00
Periodicals Reading Room  (basement floor) Monday – Friday
Saturday
09:00 – 20:00
10:00 – 17:00
Aventinus Reading Room  (2nd floor) Monday – Saturday 09:00 – 19:00
(The scope of services offered is limited after 17:00 and on Saturdays.)
East European, Oriental and Asian Reading Room  (3rd floor) Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:00
In August:
09:00 – 12:30
Reading Room for Music, Maps and Images  (1st floor) Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:00 Uhr
In August:
09:00 – 12:30 Uhr
Reading Room for Manuscripts and Rare Books  (1st floor) Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:00

Scanning, printing, copying

Scanning, copying, printing Locations, equipment, service hours
Technical support in the General Reading Room  (1st floor) Monday – Friday
Saturday,
09:00 - 19:00
10:00 – 15:00

Payment

Pay machines  (ground floor)
(cash or with EC card)
Monday – Sunday 08:00 – 24:00
Pay machine  (1st floor)
(cash or with EC card)
Monday – Friday 08:00 – 19:00

Cafeteria

StaBi Café  (basement floor) Monday – Friday
Saturday, Sunday
08:00 – 20:00
10:00 – 18:00

Library closure dates

2017 the library will be closed on:

1 January | 6 January | 28 February | 14 – 17 April | 1 May | 25 May | 4 – 5 June | 15 June |
15 August | 3 October | 1 November | 24 – 26 December | 31 December

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