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Information for New Users


at the info desk in Babelsberg

New to the Library?

Here, you can find everything you will need to know for your first visit to the UP Library. We wish you success in your endeavors!

We have three locations at the University. Please note the different opening hours for each departmental library.

Subjects and Locations

Research

Literature and media for your academic work can be found in our Online Catalogue.

The guidepost in the catalogue shows you which library holds the book/medium you are looking for.

There are special technical requirements for accessing e-books and e-journals.

Please bring along a USB stick if you want to save your research results.

 

Borrowing

Students at the University of Potsdam are already registered; your PUCK student ID is also your library card.

All other users please register with one of the libraries. You will receive an identification card that allows you to check out books and access your user account online.

More information available under Borrowing and Ordering.

Workstations

We have reading spaces and computer workstations for you in our reading rooms.

Students and staff at the University of Potsdam can use their own devices to access the University's ubiquitous wireless network.

Printers, scanners and copiers are available.

For more information, see Studying and Working.

Current Course Offerings

Visit one of our introductory courses or choose a special course.

Learning on Your Own

Get to know our libraries, e.g. by watching our virtual tours or using one of our tutorials.

Flyer for New Students

Everything you need to know for your first visit to the UP Library in a nutshell.

Please contact us with questions at:


Online Information

Information Neues PalaisInformation GolmInformation Babelsberg
Phone: +49 (0)331 977-4149Phone: +49 (0)331 977-2594Phone: +49 (0)331 977-3311