In the departmental library, you will find specialist literature on protestant theology, pedagogy, psychology, political and social studies and special needs education. The entire departmental library collection can be searched via the catalogue.
The shelf marks of these items start with "500/".
Departmental library closed until 19.04.2020
Against the background of the spread of the coronavirus, the University Library of Würzburg has implemented the specification of the Bavarian State Ministry of Science and Art: The Main Library at Hubland and all departmental libraries are closed to the public until Sunday, 19 April 2020. This measure is intended to protect users and staff and to slow down the spread of the coronavirus. We ask for your understanding for these measures in view of the current exceptional situation.
We are also there to answer your questions during the Corona crisis!
• by e-mail: email@example.com
• by telephone: +49 931 31-85906 (Mon - Thu: 08:30 - 16:00, Fri: 08:30 - 14:00)
• Whats-App inquiries to +49 931 31-85906 will also be answered within this time slot
Or you can contact the staff in the respective Departmental Library.
The departmental library is a reference library, which means that items can usually only be used on site.
Tests can be borrowed from Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 19:00. During the semester break tests can be returned at the following times:
Thu, 27.02.2020, 10 to 12
Mon, 16.03.2020, 10 to 12
Next possible date: 20.04.2020.
More information on further lending conditions can be found in the Guidelines on the use of departmental libraries (PDF, 124 KB). You will find a large collection of study-relevant literature available for loan in the Hubland Main Library.
A total of 150 study desks are available. All study desks (with the exception of those in the silent workroom) are equipped with sockets.
Access to specialist databases for literature searches, Internet access, Wi-Fi, multifunctional copiers, Book2net scanning station, Earplug vending machine
The library offers 12 individual workrooms. These are located on the ground floor, 1st and 3rd floor in the reading room area (direction of the lecture halls). The rooms do not need to be reserved.
The library offers six group carrels for student working groups. All rooms are equipped with conventional whiteboards and sockets. Some rooms offer additional media technology for group projects. If you would like to use a group carrel, please reserve it via our room reservation system.
Silent work room
The silent workroom (No. 03.406) is designed as a quiet place to study without a laptop. Therefore, there are no sockets in the room. Please use this room for quiet reading and study.
The departmental library’s parent-child room enables students with children to work in the library. The room contains a computer workstation, work tables for study groups, a changing table, a travel cot, a high chair, furniture for children and, of course, toys. Please contact the information desk if you would like to use the room.
DJackets, bags (including laptop bags) and food may not be taken into the sectional library. Lockers are available to store your belongings. You will need a €2 coin to use the lockers.
The permanent lockers are located in the locker room on the 2nd floor in front of the sectional library entrance. Keys for permanent lockers can be reserved via the University Library catalogue. The lockers can be used for up to three months. If nobody else has reserved a permanent locker, you can keep the locker for another three months. This can only be extended once. Lockers are only available to students of the University of Würzburg.
To reserve a key via the University Library catalogue, proceed as follows:
- Open the catalogue and log in.
- Change the departmental library (under "Narrow search") to the Wittelsbacherplatz departmental library
- Search Title(s) for "permanent locker in the departmental library".
- Use the "Request" tab to order or to renew.
Information can be found on the webpage of KIS (Kontakt- und Informationsstelle für Studierende mit Behinderung und chronischer Erkrankung).
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Get in touch with us at any time, in writing, by telephone, by e-mail or via our contact form.