Borrowing media

Search for the literature you need in the library catalogue resp. Discovery. Please note the location of the items found, the shelf mark and information on the loan status.

 

Where to find media

Reading room/textbook collection:

  • self-service from the shelf
  • lending by self-service check-out

Multi-Media centre :

  • self-service from the shelf
  • Lending at the information desk

Closed stacks (Außenmagazin):

  • order on the online catalogue or Discovery
  • ready for collection on the next working day

Closed stacks (Magazin):

  • order on the online catalogue or Discovery
  • ready for collection after 3.5 hours maximum or on the following working day

Closed stacks (Special collections):

  • order on the online catalogue or Discovery
  • ready for collection after 5 hours maximum or on the following working day

Research Library Gotha:

  • order in the online catalogue or Discovery
  • ready for collection after 3 working days maximum

 

 

 

Self-service check-out

Selbstverbuchungsgerät im Foyer

Self-service check-out is available for borrowing books from the reading room and the textbook collection during all opening hours of the library. A valid user card or thoska is necessary.

Ordering media from the closed stacks

Some media must be ordered from the closed stacks. Please use the request button on the online catalogue/in Discovery. You also need your library number and your password for ordering. Issues of daily newspapers of the last months can be ordered by loan slip.
Media from the closed stacks in Erfurt are available on the next working day at the latest, media from the Gotha Research Library after 3 working days.
Media that can be borrowed are made available at the issue desk, media for use in the library only are made available in the reading room on the 2nd floor or in the special reading room. Please always bring your user card or the thoska. Media are available for collection for 7 days.

Return

Media can be returned

  • at the issue desk
  • outside opening hours of the issue desk at the control desk
  • by post (address); the date of receipt of the package is the date of return

Please check your loan periods regularly and return borrowed media in time.

Contact

Lending Services
Contact: Katharina Hartisch
(Erfurt University Library)
Selbstverbucher UB Erfurt, Vorgang