Usage

Here you will find information about your work opportunities as well as the usage modalities and lending modalities of the Gotha Research Library.

We are happy to support you in your search for literature and advise you on questions about the catalogues, databases and interlibrary loan as well as reproduction services.

Service Updates

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.

If you have any questions, we will be happy to help you by phone at +49 (0) 361 737-5540 or by e-mail at bibliothek.gotha@uni-erfurt.de.

Infection protection concept

Barbara Lenski-Leihbecher
Barbara Lenski-Leihbecher
Information Desk, Library and Interlibrary Loan
(Gotha Research Library)
Forschungsbibliothek Gotha (Gotha, Schlossplatz 1)
Anke Seifert
Anke Seifert
Library Associate for User and Digitalization Services
(Gotha Research Library)
Forschungsbibliothek Gotha (Gotha, Schlossplatz 1)