Pay machines


  • LK Library (Duisburg campus)
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Library (Essen campus)

In the Medical Library, fees can only be paid in cash at the lending desk during service hours.

It is not possible to pay fees in the branch libraries BA and MC.

Opening & service hours of all branch libraries

Pay function

Pay your fees at our pay stations during opening hours:

  • with your Girocard,
  • with your credit card,
  • using V-PAY,
  • via NFC with your smartphone/wallet.

In addition, you will need to enter your PIN.
It is not possible to pay cash or with your student ID.

Shop function

Buy coupons/vouchers for shop items at the pay machines (exception: Medical Library).

You will receive the selected item at the lending desk.

Shop function

Buy coupons/vouchers for:

Foto: Ausweise der Universitätsbibliothek

Replacement card

Lost your library card?

  1. Have your account blocked.
  2. Apply for a new card.
Read more

Carrying bags

  • made of cotton: 1.50 €
  • made of plastic: 0.30 €
  • available at the lending desk
Bags in the library
Foto: USB-Stick

USB flash drives

  • 32 GB
  • Price: 6.30 €
  • available at the lending desk
Scan to USB