What we offer


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 London library for the UK 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

New Books in German

New Books in German

Reviews of new German-language titles - a selection from Austria, Germany and Switzerland.

Eurolis-Seminar Eurolis-Seminar

Reaching new audiences for libraries

This year’s EUROLIS seminar will focus on how libraries can reach new audiences. Leading experts from various European countries will share their  ideas on the best strategies.

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Deutscher Buchpreis 2018

German Book Prize 2018: Win the Winner! Take a guess a this year's winner of the German Book Prize and win one of 10 free copies.