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.
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 Glasgow library for the UK which allows you to borrow digital media.
We organise several events at the Institute and also elsewhere around the topics of German language and culture. Please check our events page, most of them are free. All welcome!
Events, specialist information and cooperation services for librarians.
Our translation funding programme supports the publication of books by German authors in another language.
Annual award for the best German language novel.
Even titles still in production when applications are first invited can also be included in the selection process.
Reviews of new German-language titles - a selection from Austria, Germany and Switzerland.
Watch this short video about Glasgow School of Art Graduate and illustrator Chelsea Frew creating a mural of French and German landmarks on a wall at the Goethe-Institut Glasgow.