Opening hours of the ZHB
(Emergency mode)
Entry via the STUDYbox

Mon,Wed,Fri09 a.m. to 03 p.m.

Questions about the loan only by phone: 0461 805-2910
Exmatriculation: only by e-mail or mail

Service desk

Info desk

The ZHB is closed on public holidays

Covid-19-Info ZHB

The ZHB has been in emergency operation since 01/04/2021. You can find more information here.


Web of Science, Scholars-elibrary und OECD iLibrary for EUF

Web of Science (formerly: Web of Knowledge) enables parallel and interdisciplinary research in an extensive range of databases under one search interface. Included are: Science Citation Index(SCI), Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) , Arts & Humanities Citation Index(AHCI) and Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) each from the year 2010. The entire holdings of the Scholars-elibrary are accessible until 31.12.2021. You can search the titles directly at the provider. Log in there via Shibboleth with your network access data. OECD iLibrary provides access to all OECD studies and statistics and includes data and analyses on the economy, society and the environment. Users can access e-books, e-journals, working papers and statistical data. Further information on newly licensed content can be found on the page New licences and test access.

Emergency operation from 01/04/2021

From 01/04/2021, the ZHB will open in emergency mode. Members of the Flensburg universities can order up to 10 media from the stacks or open access holdings for pick-up. You can place the orders via the Discoverysystem or the classic library catalogue. As soon as the orders are displayed in your user account under borrowings, the media are ready for collection. Your media will be on hold for 14 days from the date of order.Please collect your media in a timely manner. Items can be borrowed and returned at the counter in the basement. Only use the access via the study box to pick up ordered media, reservations and interlibrary loans or to return media. The opening hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.. Please note that your returned media can only be booked out of your account on the following day. Any reminder fees incurred as a result will be removed from your account If you have any questions about borrowing, please call +49 461 805-2910 between 9.00 and 15.00 Monday to Friday or outside these times. Questions about research, e-media, access problems, etc. should be directed to +49 461 805-2916 or Applications for de-registration are only accepted in electronic form. Please send your completed application to, your application will be forwarded to the relevant Student Secretariat.

Covid-19 library tours digital (english version now available) and on site

You can now find a digital tour of the library on the ZHB website. Learn the most important points about library use in short videos.In addition, you can take a short tour of the library at the ZHB using the free Actionbound app.The videos and the library rally with Actionbound are tailored to the current hygiene and usage concept of the ZHB.

ZHB learning videos (english versions now available)

As of today, you will find short learning videos on the ZHB website. These currently include an introduction to the Discoverysystem including the use of e-books and e-journals. Further videos on interlibrary loan and databases, among other things, as well as English versions are to follow in the coming weeks. You can find the videos here.   

Welcome to the Zentrale Hochschulbibliothek (ZHB)

The Zentrale Hochschulbibliothek Flensburg is a joint institution of the Flensburg University of Applied Sciences and the Europa-Universität Flensburg.