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  • We will inform you on all matters concerning the use of the library and help you find what you are looking for as well as with using the diverse services and stock of the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin.
  • We will assist you with finding literature in catalogues, bibliographies and data bases as well as by accessing our stock in respect of your request, if necessary.
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Sat 8am - 6pm
Tel: +49 30 266 433888
Reference Desk in the Reading Room
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Sat 10am - 7pm

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Mon - Fri 10am - 8pm
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Sat 10am - 2pm
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Enquiries regarding circulation Mail
Circulation Desk
Tel: +49 30 266 433777
Fax: +49 30 266 333832
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Sat closed

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