Digital library card

App BibToGo

What if you could have all our library services at your fingertips anytime, anywhere? Our digital library card BibToGo makes it possible! BibToGo is the Goethe-Institut's library app and your personal library account, giving you access to our media and services at any time.

BibToGo - Library App © Goethe-Institut Indonesien

Why BibToGo?

  • All library services of the Goethe-Institut bundled in one app
  • Complete library activities online and around the clock
  • Greener is better: digital library card without plastic

What are the features?

Digital Membership Card

You will receive a personal digital library membership card that is integrated into BibToGo. You can borrow media from our library with this digital card. Even when you are offline.

Personal Account

With BibToGo you can conveniently access your personal library account and view the media you have borrowed, extend the loan period, or check media reservations.

Media Recommendations

Want to see what media we have in our collections? BibToGo gives you easy access to our library catalogue. Our lists with selected media recommendations will help you to make a choice.

Digital Media ("Onleihe")

More than 35,000 German language eBooks, audio books, movies, materials for German language learners, magazines and newspapers are available for downloading through BibToGo. Free of charge. Free of advertisements. Anytime and anywhere.

QR Code Viewer

Looking for additional information on how to profit best from our collections? An integrated QR code reader will allow you to access informative add-ons when you are at the library.

Ask your Librarian

Contact our staff through BibToGo whenever you have a question or need help.



BibToGo is the Goethe-Institut library app.

BibToGo is the Goethe-Institut library app. It is also your personal library account. It gives you access to our media and services whenever you need them.

It is also your personal library account. It gives you access to our media and services whenever you need them.

How to activate BibToGo

  1. Step 1: Download BibToGo from the PlayStore or App Store onto your device.
  2. Step 2: Log in with your My account.
  3. Step 3: Activate the app on your next visit to our information desk in the library.

If you can’t find our app under the name BibToGo, try searching for Goethe-Institut. If you still do not find it, please bear in mind that BibToGo is only available in countries where Goethe-Institut libraries already offer this service. You have to use the app store of that country. If you are unsure, don’t hesitate to contact us via our support form.

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