What designs do you have? – Heraldic research at the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek

Webinar dates

Thursday, 14 March 2024at 15:30

On-site dates

No on-site dates
in the 2nd half of 2023 and in the 1st half of 2024

In case you are looking for the origins of your family crest or if you are interested in heraldry in general, the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek is the right address to turn to. For here, you can find a large number of sources on this field of research. In this webinar, we introduce our holdings and explain how you can search them successfully. The focus is on online sources which are easily accessible to you.


  • Holdings of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek in the field of coats of arms and heraldry
  • Online search for heraldic literature
  • Databases and digitized literature on coats of arms

Target groups: The webinar is directed to students and generally all interested users.

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(The webinar will be held in German.)

Please allow for around 1.5 hours duration of the course.
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