To use the Onleihe, a one-time registration is required via our website at My Goethe.de. If you do not yet have an account on our website, please register.
Registration and use of the media are free of charge.
After logging in, click the menu item "My eLibrary" and then click “Log in”.
Open the Onleihe website once to complete the activation process.
Now download the app to use the Onleihe on your smartphone.
Onleihe app in Google Play Store
Open app after installation.
Open the menu of the Onleihe app (three bars in the upper left corner of the app).
>> Choose Goethe-Institut as a library.
>> Log in using your credentials for My Goethe.de.
The first time you download a medium you will be automatically prompted to agree to the data protection statement and to the conditions of use. Please confirm your acceptance.
Only needed by users who are not using the internal reader of the Onleihe app.
We recommend to read eBooks, eMagazines and ePapers with our eLibrary app reader!
If you want to read eBooks, eMagazines and ePapers with an external reader app (e.g. Aldiko, BlueFire or PocketBook), you will need an Adobe ID.
The first time you download a medium you have to enter your Adobe ID. If you do not have one yet here to obtain an Adobe ID free of charge. You do not have to enter an Adobe ID for subsequent media downloads.
Your Onleihe is now ready to use. If you have problems with activation or use, please contact us via the support form. We would be happy to help you!