The University Library stocks a total of 245.000 items. It subscribes to 430 print journals and newspapers and provides full-text electronic access to 30.000 academic publications.
Most of the literature and media at the University Library may either be borrowed or consulted in the reading room.Opening times differ according to lecture schedules and may be consulted on the homepage. An interlibrary loan system is in operation for further german language and international literature and information material.
The general study, teaching and research material available is supplemented by an international literature database covering a range of academic fields. Reading room study areas, WLAN and computer terminals are available to to enable students to make full use of the library. University members have access to the library's electronical publications and databases via VPN-tunnel even if they are not on the Campus.