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Opening Hours

As of 1 December 2022, the Information Center in the Central Library will be accessible from 08:00 (opening hours: Monday through Friday 08:00 - 20:00).
For questions and suggestions, the information desk is staffed from 10:00 - 16:00.


The reading room Law II will be closed on Wednesday, 7 December 2022 due to construction works.


Opening hours of the reading rooms during the winter closure

The reading rooms Law 1 and Economics will be open from 24 December 2022 through 8 January 2023 with one entrance on the following days and times:

  • Monday, 02.01.2023, 09:00 - 18:00
  • Tuesday, 03.01.2023, 09:00 - 18:00
  • Wednesday, 04.01.2023, 09:00 - 18:00
  • Thursday, 05.01.2023, 09:00 - 18:00
  • Saturday, 07.01.2023, 09:00 - 18:00
  • Sunday, 08.01.2023, 09:00 - 18:00

All other reading rooms of the University Library will be closed during the winter closure  (24 December 2022 through 8 January 2023).

Holdings of all reading rooms can be borrowed for the entire period of closure.

Workstations in the reading rooms Law 1 and Economics are available to all students and users.


Central Library

Information center:

Monday to Friday, 09:00 - 20:00 (as of 01.12.2022: 08:00 - 20:00)

Information desk:

Monday to Friday, 10:00 - 16:00

Contact-free lending area:

Monday to Friday, 10:00 - 18:00

Textbook collection:

Monday to Thursday, 10:00 - 18:00
Friday 10:00 - 16:00


Reading Rooms

University members (UR staff and students) can borrow books from the reading rooms during the entire opening hours.
For external users, weekend lending is possible for reading room holdings. It is valid from Friday 8:00 until Monday 12:00.

General Reading Room

Monday - Friday
08:00 - 22:00
 

Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
 

Biology

Monday - Friday
08:00 - 20:00
 

Chemistry

Monday - Friday
08:00 - 20:00
 

Saturday
09:00 – 18:00
 

Mathematics,
Physics

Monday - Friday
08:00 - 20:00
 

Medicine *

Monday - Friday
08:00 - 22:00

Saturday
09:00 - 18:00

Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
 

Philosophicum 1, Philosophicum 2

Monday - Friday
08:00 - 22:00
 

Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
 

Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
 

Economics

Monday - Friday
08:00 - 24:00
 

Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
 

Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
 

Law 1

Monday - Friday
08:00 - 24:00
 

Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
 

Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
 

Law 2

Monday - Friday
08:00 - 22:00
 

Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
 

Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
 

Sports

Monday - Friday
08:00 - 20:00
 

The University Library is closed on public holidays, Holy Saturday, Pentecost Saturday, 24. December and 31. December.
On Shrove Tuesday it is closed from 12:00.

Deviating opening hours are announced by notices and on the website.

* Please also note the access regulations of the University Hospital.


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