Ask a librarian

The information team answers all your questions about library use, research, databases and document delivery.

How can we assist you further? Frequently asked questions and answers to them can be found on our homepage A-Z.

Use one of the following ways to contact us.

The information team (from left to right):
Katharina Lehner, Jörg Schultheis, Franziska Göde, Gerd Albert, Regine Bittner and Dieter Ryttich

Service hours of the information desk are:

Mo - Thu:  9.00 - 16.00

Fr:            9.00 - 13.00

We are happy to schedule appointments outside these hours upon request.

By phone

Feel free to call us: 0921 / 55 - 3420, - 3458

By e-mail

We will answer email inquiries from Monday to Friday. We will respond as quickly as possible, usually within one business day. If the answer should be delayed, you will receive an interim report.

Individual consultations

Are you looking for literature for your paper, bachelor's or master's thesis? Are you unsure which databases are suitable for your research or would you like to improve your search strategy? Do you need individual support with your literature research on a specific topic?

You are welcome to arrange an individual and free online consultation appointment (usually up to 60 minutes) with us. Online consultations take place via MS Teams. By clicking on the Teams symbol below, you can book a free consultation slot.

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Afterwards, please send an e-mail to and briefly describe your questions so that we can prepare for the meeting. We will then send you the link to the MS Teams meeting.

Our services in detail: