The maximum loan period is 1 year.

In the case of loan extensions, the loan periods are renewed by 28 days in each case. An extension beyond the period of 1 year is not possible. You can borrow the media again after one year at the lending desk in the respective branch library.

Re-loans are possible in the following libraries:

  • LK Library (Duisburg),
  • Humanites and Social Sciences Library (Essen),
  • Medical Library (University Clinic Essen),
    as well as
  • in the smaller BA, MC and MNT Libraries respectively for their own holdings.