Urgeschichte und Naturwissenschaftliche Archäologie

Libraries

Library of Prehistory and Early History, Department of Early Prehistory and Quaternary Ecology

 

The library of the Department of Early Prehistory and Quaternary Ecology is open for limited use again by appointment.

We continue to offer a scanning service of selected sections of literature. Please not that for legal reasons, complete works cannot be scanned.

Please send requests to use the library as well as for the digitalization of required literature by e-mail to: bibliothek.urgeschichtespam prevention@ifu.uni-tuebingen.de

Location

Room 120 (1st floor)
Burgsteige 11 (Hohentübingen Castle)
72070 Tübingen

Contact

E-mail: bibliothek.urgeschichtespam prevention@ifu.uni-tuebingen.de
Telephone (secretary’s office): +49-(0)7071-2976457
Fax: +49-(0)7071-295714

Opening hours

Opening hours by arrangement
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays

Collection

The library mainly focuses on literature regarding the Palaeolithic and the Mesolithic. In addition to various volumes on Palaeolithic archaeology in Europe, Africa, Asia and America, the stock also includes anthropology, botany/archaeobotany, ethnology, geosciences (especially Quaternary) and zoology/archaeozoology. To a lesser extent, there are also publications on the Neolithic period.

Lending

In principle, the library of the Department of Early Prehistory and Quaternary Ecology is a reference library. Loans can only be granted in exceptional cases.