The specialised library is a reference library. The literature is supposed to be always available for everyone free of charge. Literature and articles which are not available at the University of Kiel can be ordered for members of the chemistry institutes via interlending.

There is a self-service copier in the library. Members of institutes other than Organic and Inorganic Chemistry are required to have a copy card to use the copier. Furthermore, there is a PCs as well as WiFi access for online inquiry of the library catalog and chemical databases.

Inventory of the specialised library: 39568 volumes, 3 printed journal subscriptions as well as online access to electronic journals at the CAU.

opening hours:

  • monday, tuesday, thursday
    09:00 - 17:00
  • wednesday, friday
    09:00 - 15:00


Nikola Schmitz, assistant for media and information services
Max-Eyth-Straße 1, 24098 Kiel
phone: +49 (0)431-880-7790
fax: +49 (0)431-880-7791
e-mail: fb.chemie(at)

Location Plan

Room 19, Max-Eyth-Str. 1

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