On-Site Facilities

The greater part of the collection can be borrowed for a period of one week.

Please note the following, inherently stringent scale of charges for short term loans (Gebührenordnung):

Charges for overdue books

Exceeding the time limit
Fines per item
on the expiry date of the loan periodfirst reminder2 € per item
from the 5th day after the expiry of the loan periodsecond reminder

7 € per item (accumulating)
from the 12th day after the expiry of the loan periodthird reminder20 € per item (accumulating)
from the 17th day after the expiry of the loan periodadministrative enforcement proceedings

Multiple copies (call numbers end with +2, +3 …) can be borrowed for four weeks.

The loan period can be renewed twice and items with short lending and four-week lending periods can be put on hold via online catalogue.

Collected editions, reference books and encyclopedias, reserve collections and literature published before 1900 are excluded from circulation.