In the library you'll find an up-to-date selection of printed and audiovisual media both in German and English to keep you informed about latest trends and current issues.
Our collection contains about 5,500 printed and audio-visual media:
Translations of German authors into English
Reference works and dictionaries
German daily and weekly newspapers
German specialist journals
CDs and cassettes of music and literature
Videos and DVDs
The media collection in our information centre is updated regularly. The main areas covered by our collection are:
The library is open to the general public. Reference use of the library and information centre is free of charge. To borrow books and other materials, you need a valid library card. To obtain one, simply fill out a membership application form and return it with one passport size photo of yourself and the necessary membership fee.
Library cards are available at the following rates:
Adults Ksh 800 per year
Students Ksh 400 per year
Books: 3 weeks
Audio cassettes: 2 days
Videos: 2 days
CDs, CD-ROMs and DVDs: 2 days
The loan period may be extended, provided that other library users have not reserved the materials. We regret that loans of videos and DVDs cannot be renewed. For renewals, please contact us.