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Renewal of a Loan

Use of the reading rooms currently only for FH members. Prior booking required! (since 21.6. no Corona test necessary) [more Information]

DigiBib - the Digital Library | Recommended for the targeted search in single databases, e.g. DIN standards. Contains all licenced databases. Access for FH Aachen members only (on campus or via VPN Virtual Private Network).

Electronic Journals | Recommended if you are looking for specific e-journal content. Search for journal portals, such as Springer or Wiley, under Databases.

Literature you cannot find in Aachen and Jülich | Order books and sections of books, or journal articles | Manage interlibrary loan account


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New Regulations from June 14, 2021 (updated August 17, 2021)

For the time being the following regulations take effect:

  • Our current opening hours can you find here
  • Make your stay as short as possible! Please search for the shelf notation marks of the media you need and check their availability via Catalogue PLUS in advance. In addition, please check, whether there is a digital version of the media available via the campus network.
  • A prior booking is required for the use of the learning places! The booking of the learning places can be made from 24 hours before the desired day via the learning place booking on our homepage:

    The booked learning place has to be redeemed for a learning place card at the counter until 11 am. The FH card must be presented. (If the reservation is not redeemed by 11 am, the space will be forfeited and given to interested parties on site).
    Please note that due to Corona requirements, only a limited number of seats are available and a medical mask must always be worn. You can remove the mask at the learning place.

  • Group- and Computer workplaces remain closed.
  • Scanning or printing at the printing station. Before using the printing station of the library, you should upload your documents in PDF-fomat via:
  • Book returns should preferably be done via the book return boxes at the specific locations during the building opening [no return box at Campus Boxgraben]
    Please note: Media will only be booked back on the next work day. Please return the books no later than one working day before due date! In case of late return, you will be charged a fee. 

Our Urgent Appeal

  • Please observe the minimum distance of 1.5 m.
  • Wear your face mask during your entire stay in the library!
  • Avoid the formation of groups.

This also applies to the corridors in front of the library!


Opening Hours & Contact

Public holidays closed

Public holidays closed

Oct 03 German unification
Nov 01 All Saints
Dec 24 - 2022 Jan 02 Christmas/New Year

Bayernallee T +49.241.6009-51104


Mon-Fri 9 am - 2 pm
Access only with FH Karte
Reading room opened,
prior booking required.

Boxgraben T +49.241.6009-51507


Mon-Thu 9 am - 5:30 pm
Fri 9 am - 2 pm
Access only with FH Karte
Reading room opened:
prior booking required.

Eupener Str. T +49.241.6009-52050

Eupener Str.

Mon-Thu 9 am - 8 pm [Service - 4 pm]
Fri 9 am - 8 pm [Service - 2 pm]
Access only with FH Karte
Reading room opened:
prior booking required.

Jülich T +49.241.6009-53414


Mon-Fri 9 am - 6 pm [Service - 2 pm]
Access only with FH Karte
Reading room opened:
prior booking required.