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City library

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

The Central Library of the City Library at Mülheimer Platz 1 is open during the usual hours Tuesday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The other branches are also available again, but some of them have changed their opening hours.

Library customers are obliged to wear mouth and nose protection. During this phase, the libraries are open exclusively for the lending and return of media under access restrictions with personal registration of the customer card number. Registration and consultation on site as well as reading newspapers and magazines are not yet possible. The length of stay is limited to 30 minutes.

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

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  • Michael Sondermann/Bundesstadt Bonn
  • Wikipedia.
  • Giacomo Zucca / Bundesstadt Bonn
  • Giacomo Zucca / Bundesstadt Bonn

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