Please check the following link for the current opening hours of the Central Library and other locations: Opening Hours and SLUB Libraries
- SLUB Dresden
If you intend to use our online ressources or would like to lend books from the SLUB, you will need a SLUBCARD. For simply staying at the SLUB you do not have to register.
At first, please use our online form. You will get your SLUBCARD after submitting the identification number you gained from filling out the form. Registration is possible at all SLUB locations. Please bring your identity card or passport with you. Non-EU citizens still need a registration certificate. If you are a student at the TU Dresden, please also bring your certificate of matriculation.
The SLUBCARD is valid for 400 days.
No, but you can request a renewal of your SLUBCARD via the contact form on the SLUB website or via phone ( +49 351 4677-390). You will have to indicate your user card number, your current physical address and your birthdate. Alternatively, you are welcome to renew your card at one of our service desks.
There are extended features available if you sign in to your user account on the SLUB website. By doing this, you can easily order media from the closed stacks, request or reserve borrowed media or view licensed documents from outside the SLUB.
In our trainings you can learn how to use the library, how to do literature research, how to use citation programs, how to work with Word 2010, how to use the technical equipment in our buildings and much more. We offer tours through the book museum as well as workshops in our Makerspace. We also offer individual consultations concerning manifold research topics within our Wissensbar service.
Please order the desired document personally via library ticket, by phone: +49 351 4677-552 (Music Manuscripts) - 511 (Using Manuscripts), or via contact form. Please make an advance reservation not less than one day before the date you wish to use the document. Furthermore, you will need a valid SLUBCARD.
- Collections - Service
Yes, it is. Please send us a list with information on title, author and year of publication by email or mail. You are also welcome to contact us by phone: + 49 351 4677 245.
- Postal address for donations: SLUB Dresden, SG Monografien / Geschenke, 01054 Dresden
A Semesterapparat is a compilation of selected media (key texts) for a course at university. There are Semesterapparate consisting of books (Buchsemesterapparat), there are electronic Semesterapparate as well as audiovusual ones.