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Requirements and fees
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Picture galleries about Hamburg's history
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Legal Deposit Copies of Hamburg publications
Since 1696, an ordinance (later, a law) has made it mandatory for Hamburg publishers and printers to provide the library with one copy of each of their publications as so-called legal deposit...
Reference library (more than 13,000 volumes) with literature on the regional history and regional studies for various subjects on all areas of life relating to the city of Hamburg and its...
The Hamburg Bibliography documents the following for the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg: 1 all literature relating to Hamburg and its prominent people:
books, magazines and series, maps and...
Hamburg links collection
The Hamburg links collection includes many institutions that offer you information relating to Hamburg, such as archives, museums, history workshops, clubs, associations, building cooperatives and...
International Interlibrary Loan
We would prefer to get your requests by e-mail rather than by fax. Please note that we need a separate e-mail, fax or IFLA loan form for every monograph and every article you order We strongly...
In many cases we are still lacking crucial information on the biographies of the rightful owners. Find a list below of our unsolved research cases. Books in our stocks that have been classified as...
Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Hamburg Carl von Ossietzky Von-Melle-Park 3 D- 20146 Hamburg
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Nazi looted assets
Books owned by the victims of persecution by the Nazi regime found their way by various means into our library in the time between 1933 and 1945. During the National Socialist dictatorship between...