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 117.000 items including an extensive bookstock of journals and many atlases. The library is currently under partial reconstruction. The entrance occurs temporary via room H604. For students 2 workplaces are available. The library will move to the interim rooms as soon as possible. Afterwards further workplaces, one printer and a scanner will again be available for students. In room H301 is one photocopier for the later use for the library users.

special bookstocks

The library is limitedly opened because of the construction work. For urgent loans or to view send an order by E-Mail in advance. For urgent loans please contact: 

Opening hours

during term-time: Mon. - Thu.: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 9.00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
vacation and from May 10 to July 30, 2021:

Mon. - Thu.: 9:00 - 12:30 a.m. and 1:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 - 12.30 a.m. and 1:30 - 3:00 p.m

Student assistants

Bonifaz Burger, Nico Dührkoop, Schirin Hybner, Lea Leichter