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Access to the branch libraries is only possible for immunised (vaccinated, recovered) or tested persons.

A test may not be more than 48 hours old and must be proven by a certificate.

Study places can no longer be booked and are available without restriction.
Group work is possible again. A face mask still has to be worn, also at the study places.

How to get your UDE boarding pass

Events & more

A good start Welcome, first year students!

Get to know our branch libraries! At the beginning of the winter semester, tours of the branch libraries will take place again.

Monday, Oct. 18th until Friday, Oct. 22nd 2021
starting always at 1pm

LK Library

GW/GSW Library  (please register!)

Everything you need to know for new students
Screenshot: Video zur erstmaligen Registrierung

The first step First time in the library?

Before you can borrow or order media, you must enter your personal data yourself.

Students and employees of the UDE
register via Shibboleth using their university ID.

External users
fill in our registration form before their first visit to the library.

Go directly to the online registration

How the registration works

Introduction online Bib-Basics & Primo

All the essentials in 30 minutes:

  • online via Zoom
  • without registration
  • Wednesdays and Thursdays


Primo -
Where every search begins

If you prefer a seminar in English language:

Sign up for our Library basics!

Back in the auditorium Die Kleine Form

In the winter term, the lectures of the series "Die Kleine Form" will once again take place as face-to-face lectures in the library auditorium ("Bibliothekssaal") of the Humanities and Social Sciences Library.

The first topic:

Der Blick in die Ferne: Orientreisen des 18. Jahrhunderts
Prof. Patricia Plummer
Wednesday, 27/10/2021, 1:15pm

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Workshop series for university lecturers Digitisation in studies and

Next topics:

Mit Open Access die Sichtbarkeit wissenschaftlicher Publikationen erhöhen
Thursday, 21/10/2021, 10am

Videos in der Hochschullehre
Tuesday, 26/10/2021, 4pm

Info & registration

Seminar series In a nutshell!
30-minute search tips

You need an overview of existing knowledge, but you don't know where and how to find it?

We have the answers to your questions about scientific search.

Topics & dates

What moves us


The UDE is one of the founding members of the European Universities Network AURORA.

The UL has been actively involved since the beginning of the project.


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Titelblatt des OGeSoMo-Sammelbandes

Books in Open Access

Is Open Access for "book subjects" a model for the future?

The UL pursues this question in its newly published and freely accessible anthology.

Read more in our BibBlog

Research Data Services

Digital data is already an important part of the research process.

We support you in your research data management.

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Ordering articles from Elsevier journals

UDE members can order articles free of charge from journals published by the Elsevier Publishing Group which have not been available electronically since 01/01/2019.

Place your order here

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