Library services

All library branches (Central Library, Library for Law, Library for Social Sciences) can be accessed without a seat reservation.

Please note the COVID19-regulations.

Important information for external library patrons

To access the libraries and borrow materials from any of the WU libraries, you will need a WU library card. If you do not yet have a WU library card please register for an appointment to receive your library card.

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Fit4Research - the WU Library’s eLearning program

literature research - finding your way around the Library - managing references

Reference management – News

Reference management programs help you to keep track of the literature you have found, and to organize sources and references for your scientific papers.

Studying in the WU Library & chill-out area

Are you looking for a place to write your thesis? Do you need a space for your group meetings?

WU Library’s consultation services

Would you like a compact introduction on search strategies, or do you have more in-depth questions about research for your thesis? We have the right consultation service for you!

QuickLib – New library workshop series

Want to get a quick overview of different search strategies and research options? Then the WU Library's 45-minute mini courses are time well spent.

Nature and Science at WU

As of now, both journals are available electronically at WU.