Library Courses, Tutorials and Guided Tours


You will find a comprehensive overview of the trainings offered by the library at Tours of the Library and Trainings. Many of these trainings take place in the Jacob-und-Wilhelm-Grimm-Zentrum.


Guided Tours


If you wish a course in English (groups only), please contact

Guided Tour of the Jacob-and-Wilhelm-Grimm-Zentrum


About 90 minutes     NB: the course starts sine tempore (s.t.)

Number of participants:

5 to 15

Meeting point:

Lounge at the entrance to the Jacob-and-Wilhelm-Grimm-Zentrum


A brief overview of services, facilities and support at the Library.


The following questions are in the focus of attention:

  • Where can I register?
  • How and where can I borrow items?
  • Where can I receive help?
  • Where are the bookshelves?
  • Where are the work desks?

Target audience:

Any visitor to the Library


No special qualification required


Registration for Guided Tour


A walk through the Library and explanation of the most common facilities and services.

Questions are welcome.


N.B.: You will need a padlock for the locker (bow diameter of 5 to 6 millimetres) or your membership card (Mensacard).


Subject-related course to the Jacob-and-Wilhelm-Grimm-Zentrum

You would like to receive some information about a specific subject?

Please contact the responsible subject librarian or send us a note with your field of interest and we will arrange an appointment for you.

Send an email to:



Further Guided Tours


The architectural design of the Jacob-and-Wilhelm-Grimm-Zentrum

Guided tours for groups on the architecture of the Jacob-and-Wilhelm-Grimm-Zentrum can be booked at Ticket B. Stadtführungen von Architekten.

Guided tours for tourists and other guests

Public guided tours for groups and individuals are offered on request by Compass.