Lending © Sorapong Sawawiboon

The library of the Goethe-Institut Thailand was redesigned in 2015 to offer its visitors a more modern, spacious, colourful and inviting space. Now, the library is much more than just a reading room! It is an attractive study and meeting place, providing a variety of media services.

You can now study, keep up-to-date with the latest German events, play (board) games or watch German films in a pleasant, relaxing atmosphere. Alternatively, get inspired by our collection of beautiful art books, comics and graphic novels!

The library offers all of the following:

  • Study and practice materials for learning German
  • Modern-day German literature and Thai translations
  • German cultural and regional information as well as travel guides
  • German comics and graphic novels
  • Art and photo books
  • Children's books
  • Reference books and lexika
  • German magazines
  • DVDs, CDs, audio books and pens
  • Games
The library is open to the public and entry and use of media on the premises is free of charge. Those wishing to borrow materials must acquire a membership card. Yearly membership costs 700 THB (adults) or 300 THB (school pupils/students with I.D. cards). Our language course participants may register free of charge for the duration of their course.

Loan period:
Books and board games: 4 weeks
Magazines, kitchenware, DVDs and CDs: 2 weeks

Loan renewal:
Media loans may be renewed if they have not been requested by another user. Please contact the library if you wish to renew a loan
Tel.: 02 1088242

Further information concerning the use of the library Do you live outside Bangkok or too far from the Goethe-Institut? Why not borrow our media online free of charge via Onleihe (electronic library)?