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Announcement: Library software maintenance from 24-26 July 2017

Announcement: Library software maintenance from 24-26 July 2017

There will be limited library IT service from Monday, 24 July 2017, 3 pm to Wednesday, 26 July 2017 due to software maintenance.

Borrow and return
For borrowing media please use the SelfCheck terminals. The lending period for all media types and user groups will be 2 weeks. For returning media please use the return station as usual.

PIN hand-out
Unfortunately, new library PINs cannot be handed out during maintenance.

Search and user account
The eBib is available for searching for media items. However, the details about the availability of the media are limited. The data of your user account (e.g. borrowed media) will only be updated when maintenance is completed.

Renewal and reservation
Renewals and reservations cannot be carried out during maintenance.

Interlibrary loan (DigiBib) and databases
The DigiBib can be accessed, however, login to your user account is unavailable. There are no restrictions for the use of the databases.

Opening hours
During maintenance the opening hours of the semester break will apply without restrictions: Monday thru Friday 9 am thru 6 pm (limited service from 3 pm, on Fridays from 1 pm).

We apologize for the inconvenience caused by the maintenance work. Please feel free to contact us in case of questions!

Opening hours during semester break

From 3 July till 1 October 2017 the campus library will be open at the following times:

Please note:

  • 6 and 7 September: The library will be closed due to a continuing education event of the library staff.

During the times the library is closed, you can renew lent media via your eBib account, via e-mail ( or via telephone (06782/17-1477, answering machine).

The return of lent media is possible at any time by using the return station in front of the library.

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Umwelt-Campus Birkenfeld
Gebäude 9922
55768 Hoppstädten-Weiersbach

+49 6782 17-1477
(information desk)

+49 6782 17-1557
(interlibrary lending)

+49 6782 17-1478