Reading and borrowing


The reference library offers a reading room and is open to the public.

Further services: copying and scanning facilities (cash only), internet access.



Books can be borrowed for a period of 2 weeks. Please email the book numbers/signatures as well as your user card or scans of your identity card (front and back) and your telephone number in advance.


Opening hours

Monday        9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m
Tuesday       9 a.m. – 1 p.m
Wednesday  9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m
Thursday      10 a.m. – 1 p.m
Friday           10 a.m. – 1 p.m



Contact and address:

Phone: +49 761-88878-21
Email:  bibliothek[at]

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Windausstr. 16, 79100 Freiburg i. Br., Germany