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New at Münster University?

The University and State Library of Münster cordially welcomes you! We have a number of interesting services to offer you...
Information for new scientists [de]

Library cards
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ULB account

With your library account, you can manage your loans, orders and holds, and you can change your personal settings.
Login to your library account [de]

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Literature search

Looking for a book, journal or article? On our search sites you will find all necessary catalogues and subject specific databases.
Literature search

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Network access

You wish to use the ULB’s licensed online media while travelling, with your personal laptop or from home? Get informed about Wi-Fi, VPN and Shibboleth.
Network access

ULB Central Library gangway
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Using the library

You wish to request a library card for academics or to use our courier service? Get informed about our range of services.
Using the library

Lecture hall
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We offer several trainings for your seminar groups and support you if you wish to place electronic materials on reserve for your courses.
Services for teaching

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Here you will find a selection of software provided by the ULB for your use, e.g. for reference management or word processing.

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We support you in all stages of research data management – from project consulting to providing and archiving research data.
Research data management services

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We offer a range of publication support services, designed to promote the publication of books, articles, journals, and other materials, especially with regard to open access publications.
Publication support services

Books / USB
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The ULB provides a powerful infrastructure for the digitisation of books, journals, maps, microfilms, etc.
Information about digitisation [de]

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Subject experts

We offer consulting and support for research, teaching and the operation of Institute and Departmental Libraries.
Subject experts