A3 Library

The A3 Library hosts collections for Linguistics and Literary Studies, Media and Communication Studies, Education Sciences, Philosophy, Psychology and Theology, the Media Center and the Psychology Test Library.

The A3 Library houses only non-circulating material and is a systematically organized, open-stack library. Only academic staff members and staff members whose main employer is the University of Mannheim are entitled to borrow items from the A3 Library.

Opening hours

The subject libraries A3, A5, Schloss Ehrenhof and Schloss Schneckenhof are open on a limited basis. Guest students, members of cooperating institutions and users with a library card may only access the subject libraries with a seat booking.



8 a.m.–11 p.m.

10 a.m.–11 p.m.

Subject-specific research

Please do not hesitate to contact our subject librarians if you have any subject-specific questions.


A3 Library

A3 Library

University of Mannheim
University Library
A 3, 6–8
68159 Mannheim