Our locations

At our nine locations (PDF 847 KB), we offer a variety of study and research facilities. We look forward to your visit. 

Central Library

Platz der Göttinger Sieben 1, Tel.: +49 551 39-5231
Access and location map

The Central Library will be closed on 3 October 2017 (Day of German Unity) and 31 October 2017 (Reformation Day).

Reception Desk, Self-Pickup Area, Information and Service Desk

Mon - Fri 7:00 - 1:00
Sat - Sun 9:00 - 22:00

Information and consulting

Mon - Fri 9:00-18:00

Learning Resources Center (LRC)

Mon - Fri 7:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 9:00 - 22:00

Service enquiries LRC

Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 - 16:00
Tue, Thu 10:00 - 18:30
Sat - Sun 13:00 - 16:00

Historical Building

Papendiek 14, Tel.: +49 551 39-12397
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The Historical Building will be closed on 3 October 2017 (Day of German Unity) and 31 October 2017 (Reformation Day).

Reading Room desks Historic Printed Collections, Manuscripts and Rare Books, Göttingen University Archive

Mon - Fri 10:00 - 19:00

Map Collection

Mon - Fri 10:00 - 12:00
Mon - Thu 14:00 - 15:00

MPI-MMG Library (formerly MPI-History Library)

Mon - Fri 10:00 - 19:00

Pauliner Church (during exhibitions; Tours on demand)

Tue - Sun 11:00 - 18:00

Forestry Divisional Library

Büsgenweg 5, Tel.: +49 551 39-33407
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The Forestry Divisional Library will be closed on 3 October 2017 (Day of German Unity) and 31 October 2017 (Reformation Day).

Information Desk, access and use

Mon - Wed, Fri 8:00 - 17:00
Thu 8:00 - 18:00

Late opening facility access to the learning and study rooms is possible from Monday to Friday from 17:00 to 23:00. Please ask the staff for information.

Cultural Studies Divisional Library

Heinrich-Düker-Weg 14, Tel.: +49 551 39-21250
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The Cultural Studies Divisional Library will be closed on 3 October 2017 (Day of German Unity) and 31 October 2017 (Reformation Day).

Information Desk, access and use

Mon - Fri 8:30 - 21:00
Sat 10:00 - 18:00

Medical Library

Robert-Koch-Str. 40, Tel.: +49 551 39-8395
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The Medical Library will be open on 3 October 2017 (Day of German Unity) and on 31 October 2017 (Reformation Day) from 8:00 to 22:00.

Information Desk, access and use

Mon - Fri 8:00 - 24:00
Sat, Sun and public holidays 8:00 - 22:00

Physics Divisional Library

Friedrich-Hund-Platz 1, Tel.: +49 551 39-22360
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The Physics Divisional Library will be closed on 3 October 2017 (Day of German Unity) and 31 October 2017 (Reformation Day).

Information Desk, access and use

Mon - Fri 8:00 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 16:00

Information Desk, access and use during semester vacation

Mon - Fri 8:00 - 16:00

Economics & Social Sciences Divisional Library

Platz der Göttinger Sieben 3, Tel.: +49 551 39-7256
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The Economics & Social Sciences Divisional Library will be closed on 3 October 2017 (Day of German Unity) and 31 October 2017 (Reformation Day).

Information Desk, access and use

Mon - Fri 8:00 - 21:00
Sat 9:00 - 21:00

Open from 9:00 to 21:00 on Sundays between 10 September and 1 October 2017.

Waldweg Library

Waldweg 26, Tel.: +49 551 39-33176
Access and location map

The Library will be closed on 3 October 2017 (Day of German Unity) and 31 October 2017 (Reformation Day).

Information Desk, access and use

Mon - Thu 9:00 - 19:00
Fri 9:00 - 17:00

Information Desk, access and use during semester vacation

Mon - Thu 9:00 - 17:00
Fri 9:00 - 16:00