Opening Hours

Mon - Tue: 16:00 - 19:00
Wed - Thu: 11:00 - 19:00
Sat: 09:30 – 13:30
Easter Break:
Mon 08. - Mon 22.04. incl.


Goethe-Institut Glasgow
3 Park Circus
Glasgow G3 6AX
Tel. + 44 141 3322555

What we offer


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

Our Online Catalogue is being updated from 25th until 27th March and will be out of use during that time. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Library Catalogue

Search our catalogue for an up-to-date and representative selection of media in German language and in translation, reflecting trends and current topics in Germany.


The eLibrary is a digital service offered by the Goethe-Institut libraries in the UK allowing you to borrow digital media.

Meeting Point for Translators

A regular opportunity for literary translators to discuss practical and theoretical joys and issues related to their work. Free Admission!

Meet and Practice

Various free events around the topics of German language and culture take place at the Institute on a regular basis. Enhance your knowledge of Germany! All welcome.

Translation funding

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

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