Wilhelm von Humboldt's Linguistic Books

The university library holds 252 volumes of Wilhelm von Humboldt’s linguistic library.

Using the collection

Monographs and periodical articles of Wilhelm von Humboldt's Linguistic Library may be searched via the Online Catalogue of the University Library and via Primus . All items have to be ordered via Online Catalogue and may only be used at the Research Reading Room. Please check your user account to make sure that your ordered item is available before you visit the libraray.

Contact us


  • Christa Schwarz, Ex Libris a Guilelmo L. B. de Humboldt legatis. Das Legat Wilhelm von Humboldts an die Königliche Bibliothek in Berlin, Paderborn [u. a.] 1993