From 1 November 2021, the regular opening hours will apply again at the Gotha Research Library.
The lending desk and the reading area with the reference collection are open Mondays to Fridays 9 am - 6 pm.
The special reading room in the castle is open Monday to Friday 9 am - 6 pm and the special reading room Perthes-Forum 9 am - 3 pm.
A maximum of 12 users can be present in the Gotha Research Library. In the special reading rooms in the castle and in the Perthes-Forum, a maximum of 4 users in the castle and a maximum of 4 users in the Perthes-Forum can work at the same time after written or telephone registration at least two working days before the visit. If necessary, time slots will be allocated.
The workstations with devices (multifunctional device, microform scanner, scanner) can be used in self-service. This also applies to the terminals, which can be used for research purposes.
Access to the library is only permitted with a qualified mask.