Welcome to the page of the Engineering Branch Library!

We are happy to help you with literature research.

You will find us at Kaiserstr. 2 in Building A, first floor, Room A-101.

For questions: bing@tf.uni-kiel.de


Our Opening Hours:


9:00 am 3:00 pm.
9:00 am
3:00 pm.
9:00 am
3:00 pm.
9:00 am 3:00 pm.
9:00 am 1:00 pm.

Please note: The Engineering Branch Library is only open for lending and returning of media. Working on site is only possible for the preparation of final theses in cases of hardship. Only 6 visitors per half an hour can be admitted and there is a general obligation to wear a mask. Please also observe the one-way regulation on the floor of the library!


  • 30.08.2021: The Engineering Branch Library is seeking a Student Assistant to begin on November 1, 2021. More details can be found here: Job advertisement  (PDF – in German only)
  • 01.07.2021: A single workplace in the library is now available for on-site research. The usual hygiene regulations apply. Masks are mandatory at the place, as long, as the window in front isn’t wide open at thte time. After finishing your work, we ask you to let the library staff know about it. Please check out separately via the QR code at the exit, when you are going to leave.
  • 02.04.2021: As of Tuesday, April1, the 6th, above-mentioned new opening hours of the Engineering Branch Library will apply.
  • 11.07.2018: Online access to Elsevier -journals is deactivated due to developements within the DEAL negotiations (detailed information).  The University Library provides every member of the CAU with a contingency service for article delivery from Elsevier-journals, including employees of the Geomar, IPN and UKSH (see web-order form (German only))