The library is open to members of Braunschweig University and
the general public. When you have registered,
you can collect your library card at the circulations desk. Having
registered means that users have accepted the terms of membership.
When collecting your library card, please have ready:
Library cards are generally valid for one year. Membership can be extended by presenting the registration documents to the circulation desk in person.Address modification
Please report any changing of your address to the circulation desk as soon as possible.Loss of library card
In your own interest, please report any loss of your library
card to the circulation desk as soon as
possible. On request, a new
library card can be issued (fee: EUR 5,00).
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Loan periods are:
|1.||textbook collection||28 days|
|2.||stack orders and reading rooms
normal term loan
short term loan
|3.||inter-library loan terms from other libraries (when no other terms are set)||1 month|
|4.||reference collection||till the next opening day (Mon-Fri) 10 a.m.|
Loan terms can be renewed
when nobody has reserved the borrowed books.
Unless the books you have borrowed have been reserved by somebody else, you can renew them up to five times
Books on loan can be reserved through the online catalogue. Reserved titles are held for you at the circulation desk for five working days. At the same time, a notice is placed in your Borrower Account (heading: Loans).
For all reservations, a fee is required (postage)!
Students of Braunschweig University can cancel the notification by
e-mail. To do so, please contact the circulation
Books can be returned at the circulation desk during its opening times. If the circulation desk is closed, books can be returned at the information desk. Returning books by mailing them to the circulation desk is at your own risk! For mail returns, the date of arrival at the circulation desk is relevant.
You will find information on any fees you have to pay in your reader account. Access is through the online catalogue; click on Borrower Info. Please pay fees immediately between Monday and Friday at the circulation desk; otherwise, your library card may be blocked!
This list of fees is based on the Gebührenordnung für Bibliotheken des Landes und Hochschulbibliotheken (only in German).
|Exclusion from the Library due to Abuse||7,50 ... 25,00|
|Loan Fees (per item|
|Reminder Fees (per item|
|Lost or Destroyed Library Property (per item)|
|Damages Evaluation Fee||7,50 ... 50,00|
|Replacement Fees for Other Items (per item)|
|Companion Media for Books||2,50|
|Manuscripts and Special Collections|
|Permission to Copy||7,50 ... 50,00|
|Permission for Commercial Use||50,00 ... 1,000,00|