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You will find a selection of media in German language and in translation in the library: books, magazines, films, music, apps and games. Find out more about current topics and trends, and get to know Germany.

What we offer


With the OPEN PUBLIC ACCESS CATALOGUE (OPAC) you can manage your own library account, extend any borrowed items, and get an overview of all the materials available in our library.


The library is open to the public and use of books and media in the library is free of charge.


The eLibrary is a digital service offered by the Goethe-Institut China which allows you to borrow digital media.

Translation funding

Our translation funding programme supports the publication of books by German authors in another language.

Service for librarians

Events, specialist information and cooperation services for librarians.

Latest News of the Library

Counselling on University Studies in the Goethe-Institut Hongkong ©Goethe-Institut Hongkong

Counselling on University Studies

Information and consultation of studying and scholarship opportunities and German university system.

Discover Germany ©Goethe-Institut Hongkong

Discover Germany

Travel makes a wise man better, but a fool worse. With a collection of travel guide books/dvds/board games on display, the Goethe Library spares no effort to make you a better and wiser man.


Football meets Library © Goethe-Institut Hongkong

Football meets Library

With the world cup approaching, the Goethe Library brings the heat up by presenting a Pro Evolution Soccer tournament. Compete on the PlayStation with other German learners from 9 countries in Asia, and win yourself a stipend for a language class in Germany!