Measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus


From Thursday, 19.3.2020, the entire university library including the textbook collection and medical library will be closed. See also our FAQ CoVid-19 .

Due to the current situation, the UB must further restrict the accessibility of its public areas.

A loan of media from the UB stock is still possible by order. Media can only be loaned and returned by appointment (Mon-Fri 8.30 a.m.-16 p.m). Media will only be borrowed if no digital version is available.
There are no fees during the closing time. Interlibrary loan orders cannot be made at present.

Please put your request forward by e-mail ( oder ) or telephone (information center: 0241 80-94459, circulation desk: 0241 80-94456) if possible.
All functional addresses and telephone numbers of the UB remain accessible.

Purchase requests are primarily realized as online offers. Please use the web form of the UB ( or contact us via mail.

The submission of dissertations is also still possible, but only by appointment (

There are no courses at the moment.