User Service

student reading in library
Photo: Thomas Roese/Universität Potsdam

Did you know that we make more than 2.2 million books, e-books and magazines available to you? Would you like to use our collections in our libraries on site or online? Do you have questions about lending? Information on this and much more can be found here.

Locations and Opening Hours

services and holdings of the three departmental libraries, as well as contact options

Borrowing and Ordering

registration and user account, borrowing conditions, ordering and reserving materials

E-Books, E-Journals, Databases

using electronic resources on- and off-campus

Studying and Working

workstations, lockers and technical equipment, as well as printing, scanning and copying

Interlibrary Loan

ordering books or essays that the UL does not have

Rules, Forms and Brochures

rules governing use and fees, additional rules, forms and informational brochures


Current Library Services

Using the University Library in the 2020 summer semester

students at info desk

New to the Library?

Get oriented for your first visit to the library