The Library at the University of Applied Sciences Bremerhaven

Please note: Starting on November 2, 2020, the obligation to wear face masks also refers to working at the workstations.

Whether reading books in a cozy corner, working on homework  in a quiet atomsphere or browsing in the database to search for new information sources – all of these are possible in the library at the University of Applied Sciences Bremerhaven.

Lots of students are quite surprised when they learn what the library offers. 

Not only are the students provided with approximately 70,000 books in various fields and 120 journals, but also they have access to more than 400,000 E-books.

Moreover, 52000 E-Journals and professional database providing sufficient scientific information and evidences are available for further research. All of these can be found via the search engine of the State and University Library Bremen. However, there is more:

Opening Hours Holiday Season

The library will be closed from Wednesday, November 23, 2020 until Sunday, January 3, 2021. We will be back again on Monday, January 4, 2021.

Corona Emergency Services

Starting on Monday, November 2, 2020, the obligation to wear face masks also refers to working at the workstations.

The branch library of Bremerhaven will reopen on Monday, July 20th,
Mon - Fri 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Borrowing is mainly done via the automatic check-out machine.

Returns should be made contactlessly via the return box in the library foyer.

Ordered and reserved books can be picked up.

In compliance with the distance rules, 19 individual workplaces are available. Reservations are not possible. Please come to the library, take a library basket at the entrance and borrow a desk at the counter for the current day. We save these borrowing processes separately so that the data can be made available to the health department if necessary. The data will of course be deleted regularly.

A maximum of 29 visitors can be in the library at the same time.

Access to the library is only possible with a library card, library basket and a face mask covering both your mouth and nose. Face shields are not accepted.

All visitors enter themselves in the list that is available during access control. When leaving the library, please also enter this time in the list.

Visitors who do not yet have a library card should register online.

If you would like to pick up the library card from the Bremerhaven branch library, inform us by mail.
You will receive a confirmation mail.  Show this mail printed or on your mobile phone at the access control.

Fees cannot be paid at the moment.

If you have any questions, please send a mail to

The staff of the Bremerhaven Branch Library can be reached on 0471 4823 250

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