borrowing

The usage and borrowing service are free.

members of MUL

Upon presentation of a valid student ID card. student ID card = user card
 

Members of the university and students can use the digital library also outside the campus.

 

Install the VPN-client at you personalcomputer and adjust the proxy-settings in your browser. Further information: ZID-Infrastuktur-VPN-client

external persons

The infopoint in the main library issue the user-card for external persons.


Fill out the registration data sheet and please bring a valid photo identification to the main library.
If you are under the age of 18 years, it is necessary to sign the registration data sheet by your legal guardian.

 

The use of digital media is only by side for external persons.

Loan, renewal, hold request

You need a student id-card or a library id-card for borrowing. Renewing is only possible within the loan period.

You can administer your user account by a log-in on the main page of the Catalogue (Logon) 

  • renewing
  • reserving
borrower classloan periodrenewal of the loan period via the Internet
student / scientific staff / walk-in user28 days3 times
student writing final paper (thesis)84 daysonce
"Handapparat"
(collection at hand for a special purpose, scientific staff, not: student writing final paper)
2 yearsnot possible

borrower classloan periodrenewal of the loan period via the Internetstudent / scientific staff / walk-in user28 days3 timesstudent writing final paper (thesis)84 daysonce"Handapparat"
(collection at hand for a special purpose, scientific staff, not: student writing final paper)2 yearsnot possible

 

If you have entered your email in the user account, you will get the following messages automatically:

  • reminders before the overdue date
  • overdue notice
  • a message, when a reserved book is available

Please note that

  • due date can also be within holidays
  • email reminder is a voluntary service feature of the library; that means delivery failures do not release you from the overdue fines incurred!
  • overdue notices are hold for delivered, if sent evidently

In any case the due date noted in the Catalogue(Logon) is mandatory!

In case of delayed returns we charge overdue fines.

Overdue fine

per book and day € 0,50

This fine is charged for all users without exception.