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Opening Hours Change: 26 and 27 May 2022

All library locations will remain closed on Thursday, 26 May 2022 (Ascension Day). On Friday, 27 May 2022, our libraries will be open from 9am to... more

Transformative agreement for Nature and Nature-branded journals

The University of Potsdam is participating in a transformative agreement for Nature and Nature-branded journals. The Nature Publish and Read Framework... more

2G rule at the University Library

As of Monday, 3 January 2022, the 2G rule will apply in all publicly accessible spaces of the University of Potsdam. Please note the following... more
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Read historical and current newspapers online

Historical Newspapers With the Deutsches Zeitungsportal (German Newspaper Portal), the Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek has created a central point of... more
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IBISWorld trial access

Until 3 December 2021, all members of the University of Potsdam have the opportunity to try out the IBISWorld database. more

Access to the library and use of workstations possible without prior registration, starting 25 October 2021

As of Monday, 25 October 2021, access to our libraries will be possible without any prior registration or workstation booking. more

3G proof required as of 16 August 2021: workstation usage and access to open shelf collection

Since the 7-day incidence in Potsdam has exceeded the threshold of 20 for five consecutive days, 3G proof (tested, vaccinated or recovered) will... more
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Recently Licensed: OBO Jewish Studies and Bibliographia Judaica Archive (ABJ)

Oxford Bibliographies Online / Jewish Studies (OBO Jewish Studies) & The Bibliographia Judaica Archive – German Judaism Online: A Bio-bibliographical
Jewish Studies - Oxford Bibliographies (OBO Jewish Studies) The field of Jewish studies is broad and interdisciplinary, encompassing history,... more
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Recently licensed: Nexis Uni database

Nexis Uni contains data from over 15,000 news, corporate and legal sources. Through one interface, you can search all sources and personalize your... more
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New pay machines and payment with Girocard

New pay machines are now available at all three library locations. more