E-Library
Digital Library

The eLibrary is a digital service of the Goethe-Institut.
This service allows you to borrow digital media such as eBooks, eAudios, eMovies or ePapers for a limited time by simply downloading them on our eLibrary website.

A return is not necessary. After the end of the loan period, the file is no longer available.

With our eLibrary you can borrow 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at the push of a button.
Our range:
 
- ePapers - DER SPIEGEL, Dein Spiegel, DIE ZEIT, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ), Süddeutsche Zeitung (SZ), Wirtschaftswoche, etc.

- eBooks - contemporary fiction, short stories, thrillers, secondary literature, non-fiction,German language and grammar, easy readers, etc.

- eAudios – audio books (fiction, history)

Everyone that lifes in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.   

Logging in to use our eLibrary is simple:
  1. Log in to your Mein Goethe.de account.  If you don't yet have a Mein Goethe.de account please register for one (registration and use of Mein Goethe.de and the eLibrary are free of charge).

    Our eLibrary is for customers based outside Germany. To use the eLibrary within Germany please contact your local library.
  2. After logging in to Mein Goethe.de, go to the menu option "My eLibrary" and click on the "Log in" option.  You can now use the digital media available in our eLibrary!
Logging in to use our Onleihe is simple:
Log in to your Mein Goethe.de account.  If you don't yet have a Mein Goethe.de account please register for one (registration and use of Mein Goethe.de and the Onleihe are free of charge).

Our Onleihe is for customers based outside Germany. To use the Onleihe within Germany please contact your local library.
After logging in to Mein Goethe.de, go to the menu option "Onleihe" and click on the "Log in" option.  You can now use the digital media available in our Onleihe!

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