Pickup by the customer

In the LK, BA and MC Libraries (Duisburg campus) and the Humanities and Social Sciences Library and MNT Library (Essen campus), reserved media ready for collection are presented in a publicly accessible area.

You can collect reserved media and books by yourself and check out at the lending desks or at one of our self-service devices.

The following media are excluded:
  • journals from the stockrooms, 
  • books from the reference collections in the stockrooms,
  • media from interlibrary loans
  • as well as media which are reserved for Material Expenses Accounts (= Projektapparate) or Service Reference Collections (= Handapparate).
    You can collect these at the lending desks or in the reading rooms as usual.

LK, BA and MC Libraries

The shelves are located near the lending desks.
The media are sorted by user numbers in the shelves.

Humanities and Social Sciences Library and MNT Library

The media are sorted by shelfmarks. You can retrieve the shelfmarks on a nearby PC.

In the Humanities and Social Sciences Library, the shelves are located on the ground floor.

In the MNT Library, the shelf is located near the lending desk.

PC for printing shelfmark list

In the Humanities and Social Sciences Library, there is a PC for retrieving the shelfmarks of your reserved media. Please hold you student ID or you library card in front of the bar code scanner.

Print-out

You will get a print-out with a list of the media which are reserved for you.