The ABI library is now freely accessible after prior registration (Email: bibliothek [at] (bibliothek[at] . The Click & Collect offer will continue.

Wearing an FFP2 mask is mandatory during the entire stay in the institute and library.

If you use the Click & Collect offer and want to borrow books, please send the shelfmarks, the titles of the books, scans of your ID card (front and back) or ABI library card, and your telephone number by email to bibliothek[at] You will then be given an appointment to pick up the books you have ordered. Please also make an appointment to return books.

To use the reading room, please register by email at bibliothek[at] and let us know in advance which books you need and their shelfmarks.


We offer a scan service for the journals from the ABI library. Please send your request by email to bibliothek [at] (bibliothek[at]

You can reach us by email during normal office hours (bibliothek[at]

Because of the current situation the University Library of Freiburg has expanded its range of electronic media.



                 Catalogue                                                                                          New acquisitions


                The ABI library                                                                               Reading and borrowing

Fotos: Catalogue: susan-yin-2JIvboGLeho-unsplash, New aquisition: Kira Kurz, About: Ingeborg Lehmann, Reading: ABI