Department Library

Director: Prof. Dr. Perry Schmidt-Leukel


Library of the Faculty of Evangelical Theology

Acquisitions: Acquisitions is responsible for requisitioning and inventorying incoming materials.
Periodicals are also gathered here until they can be bound.
Circulation: Media items may be checked out at the circulation desk (Ausleihe) in the library's administrative office. The rules regarding the circulation of media are applicable and they may be found here.
Collections: The Librarys collections currently consist of:
- c. 132.000 books
- c. 170 periodicals in continuing ocquisition
- elctronic media (CDs, CD-ROM,  DVDs etc.)
- Micro materials (Microfilms, microfiche etc.)
- Slides
Contacts: Frau Wollny
Frau Adelmann
Herr Stadelmann
(Library Administration)
Telephone: +49 (0) 251 83-22523
bibfb01@wwu.de
CDs, CD-ROM, DVDs: Electronic media are not available in the open stocks, but are cataloged separately.
Databases: Electronic databases relevant to the field of theology may be accessed on research computers in the library.
Cataloging Department: In this department the various media are cataloged online according to standards set by the discipline.
Catalogs: An alphabetical card catalog, a digitalized keyword card catalog (for all works up to 1987), and the electronic catalog of the University Library are all accessible here. In addition, a catalog devoted specifically to the libraries of the various institutes may be accessed here. However, electronic resources, such as E-books or E-journals are not included in the catalog of the institutes. These must be accessed through the main catalog of the University Library.
Hours: Library hours are identical to the Department's hours.
Floorplan: A floorplan of library may be found on each floor of the building. ln addition, maps of the library's entire layout may be found in the entrance area and on the second floor near the catalogs
Research: PC's for research are available next to the card catalog and in nine of the library's rooms: in the copier room in the basement (room 4) and in rooms 106A, 1068, 202, 205, 206, 301, 304, 322.
Returns: All checked-out media may be returned to the circulation desk (Ausleihe).
Cell Numbers: The location of the media is identified by its call number.
Location: Rooms dedicated to the library are located throughout the building. Floorplans of where the various call numbers may be found have been placed in the entrance area and on the second floor.
Place Markers: Please fill out and insert a place-marker for every piece of media that you check out.
Periodicals: Current editions of periodicals may be found in room 106A. All editions from a given year are bound together and then placed in the stacks according to their call number. Prior to being bound, periodicals are collected in the acquisitions office of the library administration.