University Library

Non-local guests

Visiting professors and lecturers, students of summer school and exchange programmes as well as anyone with an academic interest are welcome to use the media and services of the University library.

Tübingen university library and its holdings date back into the 15th century. It is the central lending library of the university of Tübingen. In addition it is part of the special collections system where it supplies media in specialized fields nationwide by interlibrary loan. The subjects of these special collectitons are:

Theology, Religious studies, Ancient Oriental studies and Criminology (the latter in cooperation with the Institute for Criminology).

How to prepare your stay at the library

Check our website and contact us

Get acquainted with the layout ot the university campus and the library

Important note concerning the duration of your stay


When you are here ...

Just come in


Ordering books from the stacks

Exceptions possible for guest lecturers

Photocopy cards