Physics Library



• The library remains closed as a study room for the time being. For using the library stocks please make an appointment.
• We also currently offer a free scan service / essay order service for RWTH members. Mandatory copies of doctoral theses can be sent by post or submitted after appointment.
• Due to the guidelines of the RWTH Crisis Management there is no unrestricted access possible.
• Contact details: / 0241-8027005


  reading room Copyright: Peter Winandy
  • The library remains closed from November 2, 2020
  • Additional information see sticky notes


The Physics Library offers central services in literature and information research for the Department of Physics. It coordinates the journal subscriptions for the department, both online and print, and has a selection of basic textbooks available for physics studies, in addition to professional literature. It provides help with searches and interlibrary loans and has a large number of working places.

The library is a publicly accessible reference library and is open daily during the lecture period from 9am to 7pm, Wednesdays starting at 10am. Opening hours are shortened during the lecture-free period. Members of the institute are allowed to use monographs at their offices.

Physics Library Services

Additional Information

Preprints and Journals

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