Getting Started

You want to get to know the University Library and its services? We provide help and assistance for first-time users of our libraries: How can I register, where do I find the library for my subject and how do I connect to the Internet? Find out more about our courses, guided tours and tutorials.

Library Card

How can I register and which library services can I use? Information for members of the University of Mannheim, members of cooperating institutions and non-university members


Central service desk for information and advice

Flyer for First-Year Students

You find info for getting startet in our flyer for first-year students (PDF, 1,10 MB, in German). Welcome!

Where to Find Us

Where can I find the library for my subject? The locations of the University Library

Internet Access

Eduroam wireless, VPN client and information from the University IT

Courses and Tutorials

All courses, the course series Study Skills, guided tours, tutorials and offers for schools

I am really impressed by the libraries here at the university. They are inspiring and I like to go there to prepare my exams.

Georgia Kasfiki, exchange student in the Bachelor’s program Business Administration / Credit: Elisa Berdica