Department of Geoscience

The library of the Department of Geography

The library of the Department of Geography of the University of Tübingen is a reference library which can be used by students, scientists, teachers and guests. Users have the possibility to borrow books (max. 5) for short time spans: Monday - Thursdays, starting from two o'clock p.m. until eleven o'clock a.m. of the next morning (overnight). Fridays, starting from twelve o'clock a.m. to Mondays eleven o'clock a.m. of the following week (over weekend). During the vacation it is possible to borrow books up to one week. The bookstock of the library consists of approximately 121.000 items including an extensive bookstock of journals and many atlases. For students are 37 workplaces and 13 computers available. On the first floor there is one photocopier, one printer and a scanner. On the second basement there is in addition a workingroom/seminarroom with 18 seats.

special bookstocks

Due to Corona measures, the library will be limitedly opened from March 10, 2021 until April 18, 2021. For usage of the workspaces or for urgent loans, date appointments have to be provided in advance. For date appointments and for urgent loans please contact: 

Opening hours

during term-time: Mon. - Thu.: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday: 9.00 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Monday - Thursday from 9-12.30 a.m. and from 1.30 - 5 p.m.
Friday from 9.-12.30 a.m. and from 1.30 - 3 p.m

Student assistants

Bonifaz Burger, Nico Dührkoop, Schirin Hybner, Lea Leichter