UL: Information for first semester students

Dear first semester students!

Welcome to the Duisburg-Essen University Library.

On this website, we have compiled all the information you need for starting your studies, for orientation in the branch libraries
and for our advisory services.

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General support (information services)

Do you have questions and need help?

Take advantage of our support services: in person on site, by video, on the phone or by email.

To the overview support services     How to reach us

Registration, Lending, Services & more

Screenshot: Englische Primo-Startseite

Catalogue research

Search media
> Catalogue Primo

Structure of signatures
> Holdings & shelfmarks

Ordering from the other campus
> Campuslieferdienst (CaLD)

Foto: Ausweise der Universitätsbibliothek

All you need to know about borrowing

Register for the library
> Information on registration

Borrowing of media
> How to borrow media

Delayed return of media
> Fees

Grafik: Kurs- und Beratungsangebot

Courses & online seminars

We are happy to help!
> Courses, advice & tours

It only takes 3 steps
> Library certificate

Citavi & Endnote
> Literature management

You prefer to learn on your own?
> Self-learning options

Courses for English-speaking users
> Courses in English

We are there for you on site!

The branch libraries
> Addresses & opening hours

How to find us
> Direction & maps

Any questions?
> How to reach the information counter

Our offers

Printing, copying & scanning
> Questions & answers

Stow learning materials
> Lockers

Learning & studying
> in the branch libraries
> study places at the UDE

Access from home
> Shibboleth & VPN

Learning & studying

Study places in the branch libraries
> Group study areas
> Individual study places
> PC workstations

Learning and study places at the UDE
> Find a study room
> Duisburg campus
> Essen campus

Tips & tricks

Technical problems?
> E-Point

Frequently asked questions

Everything at a glance
> Everything from A-Z

Social Media