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Locations and Opening Hours

Here you find the locations and regular opening hours of the central library as well as all branch libraries.


On public holidays (in Saxony-Anhalt) all libraries of the ULB remain closed (likewise over Easter, Pentecoste and Christmas until the turn of the year).

Central Library

University and State Library Saxony-Anhalt (ULB)

Main Circulation Desk / Registration

  • Mon - Fri 08:00 - 18:00
  • Sat 10:00 - 14:00
  • Sun closed

Main Reading Room

  • Mon - Fri 08:00 - 20:00
  • Sat 10:00 - 20:00
  • Sun 14:00 - 20:00

Reading room for Historical Holdings and Maps

  • Mon - Fri 08:00 - 20:00
  • Sat - Sun closed

Consultation of holdings of the Department for Historical Collections as well as issuing of historical holdings only possible between 08:00 and 15:00.

More information

Overview of the Branch Libraries

Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences, Biochemistry/Biotechnology, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Sciences, Engineering, Mathematics, Pharmacy, Physics, Sports Sciences

Health, Nursing and Midwifery Sciences, History and Ethics of Medicine, Animal Experimentation and Welfare, Medical Sociology, Occupational Medicine

English/American Studies, Ethnology, Foreign Languages, German Studies, History, Indo-Germanic Studies, Japanese Studies, Art History, Oriental Archaeology, Philosophy, Political Science, Prehistoric Archaeology, Psychology, Romance Studies, Slavic Studies, Sociology, Speech Sciences, South Asia

Internal Medicine, Anesthesiology, Surgery, Neurosurgery, Neurology, Transfusion Medicine, Urology, Gynecology, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Radiology, Physiotherapy, Dentistry, Pharmacology

von Alvensleben Library

Branch of the University and State Library of Saxony-Anhalt

Reading room use per request at the Haldensleben City and District Library

Further Information

Note: This list contains the library sigils of all currently existing branch libraries. To resolve sigils of former branch libraries, please also see the list of sigils of the Central Catalogue of Saxony-Anhalt.