English Studies Department Library

Kettengasse 12
69117 Heidelberg
Tel.: +49(0) 6221 542802

The following Corona regulations apply to the library:

Opening hours

Monday to Friday, 9am-3pm
closed on Saturdays


Access is limited to members of the University, upon presentation of their student or service card.

A maximum of 24 people can use the library at the same time (20 workstations, only for students of the English Department/HCA, plus 4 people for the use of scanner, photocopier or research PCs).

When visiting the library, the collection of your personal data is mandatory (check-in and check-out using student ID card).

Changes regarding the regulations in place due to the pandemic might occur at short notice. Make sure to check Aktuelles as well as notices in and around the library when you (plan to) visit.


  • Electronic sources
    • Databases covering modern literature and linguistics, facts and figures databases, online dictionaries including the OED, bibliographic databases (MLA) and e-book collections (such as Project Gutenberg)
  • Journals
    • List of electronic journal literature in modern language research
  • Virtual subject library: English Studies
    • Discipline-specific literature search capabilities, access to the main university library catalogue and holdings:

Additional information

Last modified: 26.07.2021, 13:43 (Lorenzen)
Anglistisches Seminar
David Westley, MA CILIP

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