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Welcome to the University Library!

Check our homepage for information. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, our team will be happy to help.

Library Catalogue (searches, renewals, inter-library loans)

§ 22 of the 11th Bavarian Regulation on Infection Prevention Measures stipulates that the library must remain closed to visitors. However, from Monday 25 January 2021 , you can order up to up to five books from the library stock by emailing bibliothek(at)hs-kempen.de , citing the time that you will collect them: from Monday to Friday between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Please continue to use the returns box to get books back to us. Please note that you must wear an FFP2 mask when collecting books.

We require the following details in your order by email

Please consult the homepage for the latest information, which is constantly being updated!

Information on using electronic media

You can research our wide range of electronic resources, including eBooks and eJournals, without leaving home using the VPN client or Shibboleth. Unfortunately, guest readers cannot access our electronic resources off-site.

Find out how to use our range of electronic media here.

Our databases

Direct links to the main databases:


Library lending desk

 +49 (0) 831 2523-128

Building M, 1st floor

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Opening hours

Lecturing periods:

  • Monday – Friday
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturdays
    9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Lecture-free period (15 Feb 2021 – 14 March 2021):

  • Monday – Friday
    9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Saturdays

Bank holidays: Closed