Opening Hours

Please check our site "Aktuelles" for short-term changes in our opening hours!

Zeughaus: Reading room, Catalogues and open shelving

Mo. - Fr. 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Sa. 9 a.m. -1 p.m. (no book delivery!)

Bibliotheca Augusta: Reading room (manuscripts and special collections) catalogues and open shelving  (HS, MW, TH)

Mo. - Fr. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Loan counter

(Zeughaus 1. floor)

Mo. - Fr. 10 a.m. - 12 and 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
(Outside these times you may pick up books ordered the previous day at the front counter in the Zeughaus, where you can also return your borrowed books)

Exhibition rooms in the Bibliotheca Augusta

Tuesday - Sunday 10 a.m - 4 p.m.

Exhibition rooms in the Lessing House

Tuesday - Sunday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

For questions on our opening hours please contact: or Tel. +49(0)5331/808-312