Borrowing with restrictions

The Schloss Westflügel Library opens with some restrictions to all user groups. Please have your ecUM or your library card at hand when visiting the library.

The details

  • Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. except on holidays
  • Entering and leaving the library is recorded with the ecUM or the UB chip card for the purpose of contact tracing in case of infection.
  • A face mask is mandatory to access the library
  • Check out at the self-service machine only.
  • Book returns at the self-return machines are possible during opening hours.
  • You can only return books from the Schloss Westflügel Library.
  • Printing, copying, and scanning are possible. We ask you to clean the library equipment before use. Cleaning products are available on site.
  • Workstations are not available.
  • Please keep the time spent in the library as short as possible

There will be a reduced service at the circulation desk. Please research the shelf numbers of the books you need already at home.

Please expect a waiting time, as only a limited number of persons may be in the building at the same time. Admission is regulated by a security service.

Please keep a minimum distance of 1.5 meters to other people. The corona decree (Corona-VO) of the Land Baden-Württemberg in the latest version applies.

Please inform yourself about the hygiene regulations (PDF, 98 KB) before your visit.

Book returns

  • Media from the Central Lending Library can be returned Monday to Friday until 9 p.m. via the return machine.
  • Returns by mail are possible at your own expense and risk to: Universitätsbibliothek Mannheim, Ausleihe, Schloss Schneckenhof, 68131 Mannheim.