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Borrowing Items

You always have your library card with you on your smartphone in the TU-App. Simply go to "Library card" and hold the QR code under the scanner at the lending machines.

If you do not want to use the TU app, do not have a smartphone or want to authorize third parties to borrow books: Please print out a transferable, temporary ID card in the form of a QR code via your library account.



Special features

Book orders via the catalog plus

Pick up book orders

  • For all book orders, we will inform you by e-mail as soon as they are ready for collection from the reserved books shelf at the location of your choice.
  • The shelf mark can be found in the notification e-mail or in your account under "Ready for collection".
  • Orders are available for you to collect and borrow yourself for 7 days. (Exception: please ask the library staff in the Emil-Figge-Bibliothek for interlibrary loan books for the reading room. These and reference copies from the storage magazine can only be viewed on site but cannot be taken away).

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