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People in the city and region

You must be at least 14 years old and have a permanent residence in Germany to request a library card. Additional conditions apply for minors.

You want to borrow media or use our computer workstations? We will gladly issue you a library card. There is a one-off deposit of € 7 for this.

Request a card

Collecting your card

We will notify you by email when you can collect your card. Please come in person to the Information Desk of the Main Library. You can pay the deposit of 7.00 € either in cash or with your debit card (EC card).

Our service hours for collection:

  • for cash payment: Mon-Thurs 08:30-16:00, Fri 08:30-13:00
  •  for payment by debit card: Mon-Fri 08:30-18:00, Sat 09:00-16:30.

You will receive your library card on presentation of your valid identity card (or passport + current certificate of registration).

Lost cards

Caution! Unauthorised persons could borrow books in your name. Please report the loss immediately to our Information
(Phone: +49 931 31-85906) or the administration of our circulation desk (Phone: +49 931 31-85929, If required, we will provide you with a replacement card (exchange fee: 10 €, deposit for the new ID card: 7 €).

Card no longer needed?

If you no longer wish to use our services, you can return your library card to us (Mon-Thu 9:00-16:00, Fri 9:00-13:00). If it is undamaged, you will receive your deposit back. Please note that we can only pay out the deposit amount to yourself or an authorized person.

Please note: Only the Studentenwerk Würzburg can pay out any remaining money on your card. This is only possible before you return the card to us.

Address up to date?

If you move house, please let us know your new address.

If you need to change your e-mail address, go to "User details" in your library account.