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Bürgerplatz 11 · 85748 Garching b. München · Telefon 089 / 32089 -210 oder -211

What’s where in the library?

First floor 


Information & registration
Conservatory & roof terrace

Newspapers, magazines, tea, coffee
Non-fiction media for adults
Internet terminals

Upper mezzanine


Upstairs children’s library
Picture books
Books for primary school children
Board games, educational games
Children’s magazines

Ground floor

Loans & returns
Market place
CDs (audiobooks for all ages, music CDs)
Travel guides & maps
Sociology, philoshophy, music & dance
Teen section
Teen fiction
Textbooks for primary and secondary school students

Lower mezzanine


Downstairs children’s library
Books for secondary school children
Foreign language books
Documentary and feature films for children
Board games
Computer games



Feature films on DVD
Foreign language books
xxx (English, Turkish, Russian, French, Spanish, Italian)


Other services
•    Information desk on the first floor
•    Media research
•    Media acquisition request book
•    Author’s readings, presentations, performances, exhibitions and other events
•    Weekly story time in the upstairs children’s library
•    Children’s theatre performances
•    Library tours
•    Photocopying and printing
•    Toilet for the disabled
•    Nappy changing table
•    Lift
•    Display cabinets for exhibitions


IT facilities
•    Internet terminals
•    Computerised catalogue at the library
•    Online catalogue with 24/7 availability on this website: check return dates, renew and reserve items
•    E-books / e-media at