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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Picture galleries about Hamburg's history
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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...
The Hamburg State and University Library Carl von Ossietzky (Stabi), in its role as the regional library of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, collects, stores and presents all kinds...
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