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Phone +49 3677 69-4531

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FAQ on reopening from 01 July 2020 (30.06.2020)

1. When and on which conditions is the University Library open again?

The University Library in the Leibniz Building is initially open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. from 1 July 2020. AAlso on Saturday the University Library will be open again from 9 am to 5 pm. In addition to the lending service, the reading stations can now also be used again. Although these places have been reduced in order to guarantee the hygiene rules, they are available without time restrictions. Please wear a mouth-nose cover when you move around the library. 

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2. May all visitors now return to the library?

No, entrance is only permitted to persons with a thoska or library card.

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3. Can I register at the University Library?

New registrations are possible. Please use our online form.

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4. I need books from the Curiebibliothek. What do I have to do?

You can order the books of the Curiebibliothek by using the delivery service and collect them from the main library.

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5. How to return books?

The books should be returned primarily via the book slot at the main entrance.

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6. How can I print, copy, or scan?

Our multifunctional devices are available to you again. Copies or scans from the stock of the UB can still be ordered free of charge via the delivery service.

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7. I need a discharge note from the library on my de-registration application. What do I have to do to receive this note?

Please send us your application by e-mail or by post. We will process it as soon as possible and also forward it to the university.

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8. Can I use the interlibrary lending service?

The interlibrary lending service can be used to a limited extent. We recommend ordering via the full service of the delivery service. The colleagues are informed exactly which orders are currently possible.

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9. Are group study rooms and carrels open for use?

The group study rooms cannot yet be used; the carrels are available after registration.

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10. Will there be seminars, guided tours and cultural events?

We are sorry but due to the current distance and hygiene rules we cannot offer them yet. Some seminars are provided as online seminars. You can find current information on our website.

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11. I have a question that I can't find the answer to here. Whom can I contact?

Should you have any questions, we will be pleased to help you within the opening hours by email, phone ( +49 3677 69-4531) or WhatsApp.

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