UFZ library branches in Halle and Magdeburg

UFZ library branch in Halle


The library on the UFZ premises in Halle is located on the 4th floor, rooms 433/434 and 432.

Opening hours:
Mon - Thurs 10:45-15:45 hrs as well as
Friday 08:45-13:45 hrs.

The library branch in Halle has a book scanner as well as a photocopier and stocks literature in the specialist fields of catchment hydrology, community ecology, soil ecology and soil physics – all of which can be photocopied. The library stock is shelved as open access and covers monographs as well as journals.

Loan and photocopy requests from the library stock of the branch in Halle can be made by employees based at other UFZ locations: your contact person for this is Katharina Klemm.

Employees from the UFZ’s main library in Leipzig stand in for library employees in Halle when they are on annual leave. You will be informed ahead of time of any such leave periods.

Loans from the library stock are possible, but journals are not for loan. It is however possible to photocopy articles in the library.

For UFZ employees in Halle, interlibrary loans are organised by Katharina Klemm.


UFZ library branch in Magdeburg


The library on the UFZ premises in Magdeburg is located on the 1st floor, room 236.

Opening hours:

Mon - Thurs: 11:00 – 15:00 hrs
Fri: 8:45 – 11:45 hrs

There is a key available to access the library outside of opening hours.

Book cataloging system in Magdeburg
Floorplan of the library in Magdeburg

The UFZ library branch in Magdeburg has a book scanner, a photocopier and a microfiche reader.
Loan and photocopy requests from the library stock of the branch in Magdeburg can be made by employees based at other UFZ locations: your contact person for this is Christin Eckardt.

Loans from the library stock are possible, but journals are not for loan. It is however possible to photocopy articles in the library.

Employees from the UFZ’s main library in Leipzig stand in for library employees in Magdeburg when they are on annual leave.

For UFZ employees in Magdeburg, interlibrary loans are organised by Christin Eckardt.

Reading corner in the UFZ library in Magdeburg
There is a cosy armchair with a "view" of the water feature and a quiet corner for concentrating on your work or relaxing in your break. Come round and test the armchair!