Our locations

At our nine locations (PDF 833 KB), we offer a variety of study and research facilities. We look forward to your visit. 

Central Library

Central Library (Platz der Göttinger Sieben 1, Tel.: +49 551 39-22580)
Access and location map
The Central Library will be closed on 1 May 2017 (May Day) and 25 May 2017 (Ascension Day) as well as on 4 and 5 June 2017 (Whitsun).
The Central Library will be open with limited services on 11 May 2017 due to the annual library staff outing.
Reception Desk, Self-Pickup Area,
Information and Service Desk
Mon - Fri
Sat - Sun
7:00 - 1:00
9:00 - 22:00
Information and consultingMon - Fri9:00 - 18:00
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 and location map
The Historical Building will be closed on 1 May 2017 (May Day) and 25 May 2017 (Ascension Day) as well as on 4 and 5 June 2017 (Whitsun). The Historical Building will be closed on 11 May 2017 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 CollectionMon - Fri
Mon - Thu
10:00 - 12:00
14:00 - 15:00
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 and location map
The Forestry Divisional Library will be closed on 1 May 2017 (May Day) and 25 May 2017 (Ascension Day) as well as on 4 and 5 June 2017 (Whitsun).
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 and location map
The Cultural Studies Divisional Library will be closed on 1 May 2017 (May Day) and 25 May 2017 (Ascension Day) as well as on 4 and 5 June 2017 (Whitsun). The Cultural Studies Divisional Library will be closed on 11 May 2017 due to the annual library staff outing.
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 and location map
The Medical Library will be open from 10:00 to 20:00 on 1 May 2015 (May Day) and 25 May 2017 (Ascension Day) as well as on 4 and 5 June 2017 (Whitsun).
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 and location map
The Physics Divisional Library will be closed on 1 May 2017 (May Day) and 25 May 2017 (Ascension Day) as well as on 4 and 5 June 2017 (Whitsun).
Information Desk, access and useMon - Fri
Sat - Sun
8:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 16:00
Information Desk, access and use
during semester vacation
Mon - Fri8:00 - 16:00

Economics & Social Sciences Divisional Library

Economics & Social Sciences Divisional Library (Platz der Göttinger Sieben 3,
Tel.: +49 55+1 39-7256)
Access and location map
The Economics & Social Sciences Divisional Library will be closed on 1 May 2017 (May Day) and 25 May 2017 (Ascension Day) as well as on 4 and 5 June 2017 (Whitsun).
Information Desk, access and useMon - Fri
Sat
8:00 - 21:00
9:00 - 21:00

Waldweg Library

Waldweg Library (Waldweg 26, Tel.: +49 551 39-9212)
Access and location map
The Waldeg Library will be closed on 1 May 2017 (May Day) and 25 May 2017 (Ascension Day) as well as on 4 and 5 June 2017 (Whitsun).
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