The Ethnology Library is a lending library. The library of the anthropological department comprises about 20 000 monographs and 20 current periodicals as well as a large collection of special editions.
Most of the media can be taken out on home loan. All university members and external users with a UB library card are entitled to borrow items.
- Monday: 10:00 - 14:00
- Tuesday: 10:00 - 18:00
- Wednesday: 10:00 - 15:00
The library can be used without prior booking. A contact data entry is mandatory for reading place users. For this purpose, please check in and out via the QR code (GastIdent) posted on site or use a contact data form (available from library staff).
A 3G proof is required to use the reading stations. Please present your proof when visiting the library.
Borrowing and returning of media is possible without check-in and 3G proof.
Renewal of borrowed items from the Ethnology Library is also possible online through your UB account.
The mask requirement also applies at the learning sites.
- Information about the library card and fees
- Basic conditions (in German) for using the library system of the University of Tübingen
- Implementation rules for the anthropological library (German)
At the library door there is a list onto which you can write your purchase suggestions for books that are not part of the inventory of the departmental library. The suggestions will be reviewed and ordered if appropriate.
|The inventory has been systematically arranged into three areas:|
Items stored elsewhere and valuable books are being kept in the teaching collection upstairs.
The complete inventory of the library is listed in the Catalog Plus.
Three computers for doing research have been supplied for the users of our library. Additionally, there is a scanner, a document scanner, and a microfiche reader.