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Current on-site services in the Central Library and in the Medical Library

In accordance to the current  Corona measures of CAU, our on-site services will be limited to the following uses:

Central Library

Please note our


Medical Library

Mon-Fri 9 a.m. - 6.30 p.m. and Sat 11 a.m. - 4.30 p.m.


Special Libraries

Information on the respective special libraries can be found on their websites or on those of their institutes or departments.

Your licensing request for e-books

You are a member of Kiel University and need a specific book not yet available here? Please feel free to make a licensing request, so that we can make your requested e-book available to all members of Kiel University immediately via on-campus access. We ask for your understanding that only a selection of low- and medium-priced titles can be considered.

Your off-campus access to e-resources

All members of Kiel University have off-campus access to all electronic journals, databases and e-books licensed by the university via VPN. Please note that, for licensing reasons, differing regulations apply for F.A.Z.-BiblioNet. Juris, Beck-Online and Beck e-Bibliothek can be used via VPN until December 31, 2020 (registration necessary).