Film University Library

The Film University library is among the most comprehensive specialist libraries in Germany. It includes more than 100.000 media items (books, publications) about film, television, and media studies. Approximately 4.5 million articles can be found in the newspaper clippings archive. Some 40.000 videos/DVDs can be viewed in the videotheque, and approximately 4.000 practical filmmaking exercises and formally assessed thesis films from Film University graduates are stored in the AV-Media Archives. A collection of classical and soundtrack CDs as well as DVD-ROMs rounds out the offerings.

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Opening Hours

See page in German for up to date information.


Moday-Thursday: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM (GMT+1)

Friday: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Newspaper Clippings Archive

Monday - Friday: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

and on appointment

When there a no lectures

Monday - Friday: 9:30 AM  - 4:00 PM