Special Collections Reading Room
12 working places – Wi-Fi – computer working stations provided with internet access – illuminated displays – UV-lamps
Printed holdings published before 1850 are exclusively provided in the Special Collections reading room. Those items can be found in the library's catalog.
Please send your request for use to email@example.com. Please tell us the title as well as the call number of the object you would like to consult. Please let us know the exact period (date, time) when you would like to work in the research reading room. Questions about the holdings should also be sent to the above e-mail address.
Due to the hygiene regulations of the University of Leipzig, it is only possible for one person to work in the research reading room. We ask for your understanding.
- Please contact us at least 48 hours in advance.
- Documents will be reserved in the reading room for 10 days.
We kindly ask you not to bring food or drinks to the special collections reading room and to use the lockers there to store your bags.
- Preparation of high resolution digital color copies is liable for fees depending on the material's conservational status
Tours and bookings of the Special Collections reading room for courses are possible upon
Contact Department Special Collections and Digitization: firstname.lastname@example.org