During term holidays:
Mon-Wed 9 am-5 pm
Thurs and Fri only by arrangement
Holdings and specialist collections:
The library has a collection of artistic and academic works totaling more than 50.000 media units, which is based on the university’s classes, research areas and artistic themes. The collections main emphasis art/history of art, architecture, visual communication, product design and theater studies are completed by basic literature from the fields of philosophy, sociology, media theory and cultural history. On a regular basis the library acquire more than 70 German and foreign magazines.
In addition to the classic print media, the HfG library also has an extensive collection of CDs and DVDs. All media can be researched in full via the web OPAC.
The library is located on the 3rd floor of the main building. During opening hours the library is open to all with an interest to the subject.
The library has a number of reading and work stations. There are also a scanner and a photocopier available for use. Only members of the academy can take material out of loan.
How to get there:
S-Bahn S 1, S 2, S 8 and S 9, station Offenbach-Marktplatz
4 minutes walk towards the Main embankment