Dealing with the coronavirus - library
During the corona-related restrictions on use, the library is open exclusively to the employees and students of the university (HMWK decree of 1 April 2020). At present, non-university members can only return reserved media. As far as possible, we recommend the extension of all other borrowed media.
At present, only media that you have previously reserved or ordered can be borrowed. Due to the blocking of the book areas, media from stocks at your own location can currently be ordered, as well.
Yes, during the opening hours mentioned above you can return media in the Campus Library, in the Murhard Library and at the Witzenhausen location.
Yes, with limitations. Some of the learning places at the open locations can be reserved for individual work via a booking system. The lounges, the newspaper reading area and the roof terrace remain closed. Booking system
No. All returned media will be quarantined for 36 hours. After this time, corona viruses are considered to be no longer active on dry surfaces and therefore harmless. Our media service staff work with disposable gloves.
No. Access to the book areas is currently not permitted. All desired media must be ordered.
The above-mentioned locations will remain closed for the time being. Required media can be ordered via the internal loan system. They will be provided for you on the pick-up shelf at the Campus Library. As usual, you will receive an e-mail as soon as the required media are available for pick-up. Please understand that the provision of media may take a little longer at present.
No. Until further notice, our employees will not be present in the service area during opening hours. You can reach us Monday to Friday from 9-16 o'clock by e-mail and by telephone mondays to fridays from 10-12 a.m. and 1-4 p.m.: info[at]bibliothek.uni-kassel[dot]de | +40 561 804-7711