Our locations

At our nine locations (PDF 4.1 MB), we offer a variety of study and research facilities. We look forward to your visit. 

Changed opening hours on 3 October 2016

All of our locations except for the Medical Library will be closed on Monday, 3 October 2016 (Day of German Unity). The Medical Library will be open from 8:00 to 22:00.

Central Library

Central Library (Platz der Göttinger Sieben 1, Tel.: +49 551 39-22580)
Access, location map and library floorplan
The Central Library will be closed on Monday, 3 October 2016 (Day of German Unity).
Control desk,
Self-Pickup Area
Mon - Fri
Sat - Sun
7:00 - 1:00
9:00 - 22:00
Reading Room Desk ("Lesesaaltheke")Mon - Fri
Sat - Sun
7:00 - 22:00 
9:00 - 22:00
15 August to 30 September 2016Mon - Frifrom 9:00
Central Information Desk ("Zentrale Information")Mon - Fri9:00 - 18:00
Self-Pickup Area service enquiries,
Circulation / Book Return Desk
Issuing of inter-library loan items
Mon - Fri
Sat - Sun
7:00 - 22:00 
9:00 - 22:00
15 August to 30 September 2016Mon - Frifrom 9:00
Info Point
Closed starting 25 August 2016
Mon - Fri12:00 - 16:00
Learning Resources Center (LRC)
Mon - Fri
Sat - Sun
7:00 - 22:00
9:00 - 22:00
Service enquiries LRCMon, Wed, Fri
Tue, Thu
Sat - Sun
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 18:30
13:00 - 16:00

Historical Building

Historical Building (Papendiek 14, Tel.: +49 551 39-12397)
Access, location map and library floorplan
The Historical Building will be closed on Monday, 3 October 2016 (Day of German Unity).
Reading Room desks
Historic Printed Collections, Manuscripts and Rare Books,
Göttingen University Archive
Mon - Fri

10:00 - 19:00

Map CollectionMon - Fri
Mon - Thu
10:00 - 12:00
14:00 - 15:00
Due to a university staff meeting, we will offer our Map Collection services from 11:00 on 29 September 2016.
MPI-MMG Library (formerly MPI-History Library)Mon - Fri10:00 - 19:00
Paulinerkirche
during exhibitions; Tours on demand
Tue - Sun11:00 - 18:00

Forestry Divisional Library

Forestry Divisional Library (Büsgenweg 5, Tel.: +49 551 39-33407)
Access, location map and library floorplan
The Forestry Divisional Library will be closed on Monday, 3 October 2016 (Day of German Unity).
Information Desk, access and useMon - Wed, Fri
Thu
8:00 - 17:00
8:00 - 18:00
Late opening facility access to the
learning and study rooms.
Please ask the staff for information.
Mo - Fr17:00 - 23:00

Cultural Studies Divisional Library

Cultural Studies Divisional Library (Heinrich-Düker-Weg 14, Tel. +49 551 39-21250)
Access, location map and library floorplan
The Cultural Studies Divisional Library will be closed on Monday, 3 October 2016 (Day of German Unity).
Information Desk, access and useMon - Fri
Sat
  8:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 18:00

Medical Library

Medical Library (Robert-Koch-Str. 40, Tel.: +49 551 39-8395)
Access, location map and library floorplan
Information Desk, access and useMon - Fri
Sat, Sun and public holidays
8:00 - 24:00
8:00 - 22:00

Physics Divisional Library

Physics Divisional Library (Friedrich-Hund-Platz 1, Tel.: +49 551 39-22360)
Access, location map and library floorplan
The Physics Divisional Library will be closed on Monday, 3 October 2016 (Day of German Unity).
Information Desk, access and useMon - Fri
Sat - Sun
8:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 16:00
1 August to 30 September 2016Mon - Fri
Sat - Sun
8:00 - 16:00
The library is closed.

Economics & Social Sciences Divisional Library

Economics & Social Sciences Divisional Library (Platz der Göttinger Sieben 3,
Tel.: +49 55+1 39-7256)
Access, location map and library floorplan
The Economics & Social Sciences Divisional Library will be closed on Monday, 3 October 2016 (Day of German Unity).
Information Desk, access and useMon - Fri
Sat
8:00 - 21:00
9:00 - 21:00
11 September to 2 October 2016Sun9:00 - 21:00

Waldweg Library

Waldweg Library (Waldweg 26, Tel.: +49 551 39-9212)
Access, location map, library floorplan
The Waldweg Library will be closed on Monday, 3 October 2016 (Day of German Unity).
Information desk and circulationMon - Thu
Fri
9:00 - 19:00
9:00 - 17:00

Information desk and circulation
during semester vacation

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