Studying On-Site


Please store jackets and bags, including laptop bag, before entering the library (except in front of the information desk).
At the library entrance, 28 lockers are available for use with your own padlock with diameter 5-6 mm.


26 Workstations, most of them with plug-ins for power supply, among them 4 public workstations with internet access and printing at the photocopier (print-outs have to be payed by CampusCard/MensaCard). Internet access with a Computer and Media Service (CMS) account, WiFi for the HU members resp. via eduroam.

Book trolley

A lockable book trolley is available to doctoral students and guest researchers of the Insitute for Musicology and Media Studies.
Applications for use can be obtained at the information desk.


The Branch Library’s collection can be searched at the Primus-Gateway of the University Library.

Our stack holdings can also be found at the Primus-Gateway and ordered from there.

Copy, Print and Scan

The library offers a photocopier and a scanner-copier for use (payable by CampusCard/MensaCard, available at the Jacob- und Wilhelm-Grimm-Zentrum or at the University refectories).


Wi-Fi is available throughout the building for members of the HU. Members of other scientific institutions can use the WiFi network eduroam, provided that their home institution participates in the eduroam project as well.