Library profile

The library collects for the UFZ as an international competence centre for environmental research the relevant subject literature. The collection spectre is broadly based and adapted to the current research themes.

Library collection

The library collection is located in the rooms of the library at the UFZ locations Leipzig, Halle and Magdeburg. Literature of the administration and the computer centre is located in each divison.

The current collection size is about:
115,000 monographs (print and digital)
150 current journals (print and digital)
 30 current databases

Usage conditions

For using the library the following guidelines are published by the management. Every person that uses the UFZ library and its services accepts these guidelines.

Opening times

Monday - Thursday: 8:30  - 15:30 hours
Friday: 8:30  - 15 hours

Tuesday - Friday: 10  - 15 hours

Monday -Thursday: 9  - 13 hours