Opening hours

Tuesday to Thursday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Borrowing

A weekend loan service from Friday till Tuesday is available; however, an ID card or equivalent document must be presented to use this service.

Inter-library loaning

  • A regular inter-library loan service
  • Books: Four-week loan period
  • Journal articles: Preparation of photocopies (up to 20 pages free of charge, larger quantities € 0.30 + 19 per cent VAT per page, payment in advance)

Facilities

In each regional library there are:

  • user workplaces
  • computers with free Internet access
  • copier/scanner with USB port
  • free WiFi (Neuer Jungfernstieg only).

Regulations

The GIGA IZ is open to all interested parties, and usage is generally free of charge. External users must adhere to the IZ’s regulations (PDF).