New regulations from 03/15/2021

the ZHB will open lending operations with the following restrictions:

  • Wearing a medical mouth-nose protection (surgical mask or mask of the standards FFP 2, N95 or KN95) is mandatory.
  • A maximum of 100 users are allowed in the ZHB at any one time.
  • Users must register at the entrance and have a ZHB book basket with them in order to enter the library.
  • The length of stay is limited to 1 hour and may only be used for borrowing and returning media.
  • Workstations, photocopiers, lockers, information services, inernet and research PCs, guided tours and training courses, etc. cannot be offered for the time being.


  • The use of the book scanners is permitted
  • The receipt of money is possible.

On Thursday, 11.03.2021 at 6 p.m. the possibility to order media from the open access holdings for collection ends. Media already ordered can be collected from the circulation desk within 10 days.