Coronavirus: Service Information

Following the decision of the Bavarian State Government from the 20th of January 2021 contactless lending is possible again for already requested items. Please note the lending hours. All circulating items can be ordered in the Bamberg Catalogue. Please wear an FFP2-facemask when picking up your requested items.

Due to the Bavarian infection protection measures act we are obliged to keep the reading rooms and study rooms closed.

All our online-services are fully available. Please consider make use of our E-Books, E-Journals and data bases. If you urgently need literature from our libraries, we offer a digitisation service and the sending of books to addresses outside the Bamberg city area.

It is possible to return items during this time. You can use the book return boxes in front of branch libraries 3 and 4 as well as inside the ERBA-building (opening hours: Mon-Fri 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.) or you can send us items to return by mail as a parcel. No reminder fees will be issued until the 8th of January 2021.

You can contact us as usual by phone, e-mail or in the chat. We are doing everything we can, to offer you the best service possible.

Thank you for your understanding and we wish you all the best! Take good care of yourselves and others!