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 20 September 2018 due to the annual library staff outing.

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
Access and location map

The Historical Building will be closed on 20 September 2018 due to the annual library staff outing.

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
Access and location map

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
Access and location map

The Cultural Studies Divisional Library will be closed on 20 September 2018 due to the annual library staff outing.

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
Access and location map

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
Access and location map

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
Access and location map

The Economics & Social Sciences Divisional Library will be closed on 20 September 2018 due to the annual library staff outing.

Information Desk, access and use

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

During the second exam period the library will be open on Sundays from 16 September to 7 October 2018 from 9:00 - 21:00.

Waldweg Library

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

The Waldweg Library will be open from 9:00 to 13:00 on 20 September 2018 due to the annual library staff outing.

Information Desk, access and use

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

Information Desk, access and use during Lecture-free Period

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