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City library

The „Stadtbibliothek Bonn“ is the public library of the City of Bonn.

Opening hours

Currently the contactless pickup of ordered media via  contact form (opens in a new tab) or by phone as well as contactless media return is possible in all facilities of the City Library. For this pick-up and return service, proof of a negative test result is not required!

The opening hours for this pick-up and return service vary at the facilities:

  • Central Library: Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • District Libraries Bad Godesberg and Beuel, District Library Tannenbusch and Music Library: Tuesday to Friday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Dottendorf and Endenich District Libraries: Tuesday to Friday 10 a.m. to noon and 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. (telephone orders only)
  • Integrated District Library Auerberg: Tuesday to Saturday from 10.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 3.30 p.m. to 6 p.m. (only telephone orders possible)

The Brüser Berg District Library will remain closed until mid-July due to ongoing renovation work.

Dunning will continue to be suspended until May 24, 2021 for the time being.

For questions/renewal requests, email  stadtbibliothekbonnde. Digital library services are still available for additional use.

City library

The City library

  • is open to all citizens independent of their political or religious orientation
  • serves the general spreading of literature and information
  • has a media stock of about 320 000 media items
  • promotes education, training and further education
  • facilitates professional routine work
  • contributes to an active and creative leisure time
  • promotes the movement for literature and for reading
  • brings together traditional and modern media culture
  • is a vivid meeting place for citizens of all age
  • offers a network of 8 libraries distributed all over the city
  • is looking forward to welcoming you too!

Registration information for adults

City library
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