The library tower

Organization of the collections

Ground floor
Reference room: Information, reference collection, and daily newspapers. These materials may not be checked out.

First and second floors
Magazines and journals, organized alphabetically.

Third through seventh floors
Books and other media, organized according to subject areas.

Special location
WZB research documentation, closed stacks - please contact a librarian .


Access to the library tower will be restricted during the construction work.

From now on, the library team will pick up all the books for you from the tower and will provide them directly to your mailbox.

Please send your book requests via email (ausleihe [at], phone (-521) or contact your librarian. The next working day you will find the literature in your mailbox.

The journal collections on floors 1 and 2 can be used as usual. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the library team.

Library Tower Floor Plan