University Library

Loan periods

For borrowing home

The loan period is usually 28 days, periodical volumes can be borrowed for 14 days only. You can also extend the loan period of the media.

Only usable in the library and cannot be borrowed home:

  • Reference collection
  • Magazine issues
  • Audio CDs

Works located in the Ammerbau or Manuscript Reading Room have a 14-day grace period, at which time they must be renewed (or they will be cleared).

In Ammerbau you can use the following works:

  • all works with publication year from 1851 to 1920
  • typewritten dissertations
  • Large formats
  • Loose-leaf editions and scores / sheet music
  • other valuable and particularly endangered stocks

Information about Reference collection Ammerbau

In the Manuscript Reading Room in the Bonatzbau you can use the following works:

  • all works with year of publication before 1850
  • Manuscripts, historical collections, autographs
  • valuable prints including incunabula
  • Rara stock
  • Archival records

Informationen about Manuscript Reading Room