Departmental Library of Geosciences

Starting from 19th November 2022 the Departmental Library GEO will remain closed on Saturdays due to energy-saving efforts.

Please note our opening hours over Christmas/New Year 2022/2023.

Opening hours

Mon - Fri 08:00 - 20:00
Sat closed
Closed on Sun and public holidays

For current opening hours during the lecture-free period or on public holidays, please see the news on the homepage!



Building: Earth Sciences (GEO) Administrator: Clemens Engelhardt
Phone: 0921 / 55 - 2225 Staff: Brigitte Wittmann
E-Mail: Marco Dorsch (half-day)

In the section My Subjects you will find special information for literature research as well as contact persons for the individual subject areas: Geosciences.

Studying & Working

In the Departmental Library of Geosciences there are 93 workspaces in the reading room, including
  • 1 group room with with 4 workplaces
  • 6 computer work stations.
For information about printing, copying and scanning in the library please check this site. For an overview on how to connect to the university's network please click here.

Library tour

Guided library tour in German: Tuesday, 2 pm - 2.15 pm

Further informationen on the courses offered by Bayreuth University Library can be found here.