GI-Pune Bibliothek © Goethe-Institut Pune / Renu Jamgaonkar
Our library is open to the public. Visitors can use books and media in the library free of charge.
Monday – Friday: 10:00 hrs. – 17:30 hrs.
Saturday: 09:00 hrs. – 16:00 hrs.
Lunch break: 12:30 hrs. – 13:00 hrs.

Additional  Timings:

Wednesday: normal hours + 17:30 - 19:30 hrs
Sunday: 11:00 - 15:30 hrs  


Our collection:
Our Library has a collection of books, magazines, audio CDs, DVDs and various language games. Main subject areas are German language and culture, contemporary literature and art and German feature films & documentaries on DVD. A special feature of our library's collection is the "German as a foreign language" section, which is tailored to meet the needs of language students and teachers.

You will also find non-fiction and reference books for various topics, textbooks and books on grammar.

Visit our library to experience Germany through our media collections and get acquainted with the latest works by German authors. Read a book, newspaper, magazine or watch the German TV channel Deutsche Welle and German films or use the computers for internet from the library collection.
Library membership:
Visitors can use books and media in the library free of charge. However, you must be a member to be able to borrow books and other media.
The charges for library membership are:
  • ​Annual Membership: INR 1000
  • 6 months  Membership: INR 600
  • 3 months  Membership: INR 300
One passport size and one stamp size photograph is mandatory.

Loan periods:
Members are entitled to borrow five media (three books/magazines, one audio CD and one DVD).
Books/Magazines and Audio-CD: 2 weeks
DVD Film and Exam book: 1 week 
Items can be renewed either by phone or e-mail, provided there is no prior reservation (except for media relevant to exam preparation).