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Application Form Library Card

First Issue - Renewal - Replacement Card


Please fill out the fields of the form below and submit the form. You will then receive a confirmation email from us with further information.

What does the library card cost?

Fees are regulated by the Framework Fee Regulations.

Members of a Berlin or Brandenburg public university or university of applied sciences
(Section1(2) BerlHG, Section1(2) BbgHG). Cooperative library cards are not offered.
free of charge
Members of the TU Berlin alumni program and the UdK alumni programfree of charge
Members of the Society of Friends of the TU Berlinfree of charge
Federal and state institutions and authorities of the Federal Republic of Germanyfree of charge
Primarily publicly funded institutionsfree of charge
Persons with disabilitiesfree of charge
School students or persons who are unemployed or eligible for welfare benefits5.00 EUR for 12 months
All other persons5.00 EUR for 3 months
20.00 EUR for 12 months
All other institutions100.00 EUR for 12 months
Replacement ID in case of loss5.00 EUR

Which documents do I need to submit when requesting a library card?

Who?Which documents?
All guests and UdK membersas proof of identity, a valid German ID ("Personalausweis") or passport plus proof of residence in Germany ("Meldebescheinigung")
Students of public universities in Berlin or Brandenburg including UdKstudent ID
Staff of the above universitiesproof of employment
Alumni of TU Berlin and UdKproof of membership in the TU or UdK alumni program
Society of Friends of the TU Berlinproof of membership
Institutions, companies, public authoritieswritten application (PDF, 251 KB)
School studentsschool ID
Persons under the age of 18Consent form signed by their legal guardian (PDF, 246 KB)
Persons with a disability and persons who are unemployed or eligible for welfare benefitsproof of eligibility for reduced fee

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