We show several exhibitions a year in our exhibition venues or at other locations. We look forward to your visit.

Pauliner Church exhibition (Historical Building)

From 7 October 2016 until 18 December 2016, the exhibition “Conn3ct: 2 media, 1 story” takes place in the Pauliner Church.

This exhibition is a project of the Flanders Heritage Library and the Koninklijke Bibliotheek (National Library of the Netherlands at Den Haag), in cooperation with the Göttingen State and University Library, the University of Antwerp and the Provinciale Bibliotheek Limburg.

Accompanying Programme

Guided Tours

We offer guided tours every Saturday as well as on arrangement on other dates. We are happily awaiting your visit!

Göttingen Tourismus e. V. offers special guided tours through the city of Göttingen related to the book industry on some Sundays at 11:00. These guided tours will be held in German. On demand there can be arranged tours in English.


Sunday 30.10.2016, 11:00
Prof Dr Stephan Füssel (University Mainz)
“Der Aufbruch der Medien im Jahrhundert der Reformation”

Sunday 13.11.2016, 11:00
Prof Dr Martin van Gelderen (Lichtenberg-Kolleg, Göttingen)
“Sturm der Bilder: Bruegel, Goltzius und der niederländische Aufstand, 1558-1588”

Sunday  27.11.2016, 11:00
Prof Dr Thomas Kaufmann (Göttingen University)
“Luther und der Buchdruck”

All lectures take place at the Alfred-Hessel-Saal in the Historical Building of the SUB Göttingen at Papendiek 14. The admission is free.