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City library

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

City library

Notes on the current Corona situation

All facilities of the Bonn City Library are open. Individual seating and workstations can be used again.

No prior appointment is required to visit the libraries. For the protection of visitors and employees, it is urged to wear a medical mouth-nose protection as well as to keep your distance and to disinfect your hands.

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

Central library
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