Online catalogue

Registration on the online catalogue of our library

In the catalogue, you can browse around the clock for media offerings and have a glimpse of books, CD and DVD, periodicals and electronic resources available at our library.

If you have already registred at the library, you can also log into the online catalogue using your library account. The personalised use of the OPAC offers you the following advantages:

  • A display of your loaned media including the expiration date.
  • Placements of holds or extension of the lending period of your media.
  • An insight into the fees to cover or already paid
  • Transmission of acquisition requests for the media collection of the library
  • Commenting on media
  • An overview of your already loaned media in the past

What do you need to register to the online catalogue?

To utilize the personalised functions of our online catalogue, you need to be a registered member of the library. You also need to register on Mein for free.

We show you how to activate the personalised use of the online catalogue in three simple steps.

Do you have any questions about the logging in? You are welcome to contact us at any time.

You can get more details about the conditions of the use of the library on our website. Nevertheless our library team will also be pleased to inform you during a personal visit. If you are already a member of the library, you can proceed directly to step 2.
In case you are already registered on Mein, you can now easily set up an account online. Use your login data from Mein for the login in the online catalogue. Furthermore, all other personalised online offers of the Goethe-Institut relevant to language, culture and library are available with Mein

If you already previously registered on Mein, you don’t need to register once again. Advance directly to step 3.
In order to activate your account, the library needs to know the e-mail address you registered on Mein Please fill out our registration form and send it to the library.

Once you have sent it, the library will inform you as soon as your access of our online catalogue has been activated. In principle, this activation is completed within two working days.

Registration form OPAC utilisation

To activate your OPAC utilisation, we need the personal details below. Please fill out our registration form and click then on send.

Please enter the e-mail addresses which you registered on Mein here.

The number of your library card can be found on your library card below the bar code.

I hereby ask for the activation of my account on the online catalogue.

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