Registration of minors

Minors (at least 16 years old) can obtain a library card to borrow media from the Duisburg-Essen University Library. For school students, the library card is free of charge. A student identification card has to be presented as proof.

Library cards for minors are available in all following branch libraries.
Please note the service hours at the lending desks.

There is no access to the internet on the PCs in the libraries.

The following documents are required for registration:

  • the identity card of the juvenile applicant,
  • the student identity card,
  • a written declaration of consent by the legal representatives,
  • the identity card or a copy thereof (front and back) of the parent/guardian who has signed the written declaration of consent.

For the written declaration of consent, please use our pre-printed form.

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Form for printing out: