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Campus Flandernstraße

Building 1, Floor 5
Flandernstr. 101
73732 Esslingen


|Monday - Friday   09:00 am - 07:00 pm

| Phone     0711 397-4103
| E-Mail    bibliothek(at)


Campus Göppingen

Building 4, Floor 3
Robert-Bosch-Str. 1
73037 Göppingen


| Monday - Thursday    09:00 am - 04:00 pm

| Phone     07161 679-1191                           
| E-Mail

City Centre

City Centre Campus

Building 5, Room 05.007
(no library, just distribution)
Kanalstr. 33
73728 Esslingen

Opening hours

Mo - Fr  01:00 pm - 01:30 pm

| phone      0711 397-4103
| E-Mail     bibliothek(at)





Library news

New EBSCO e-books available

Starting this week the members of Esslingen University now have access to the "Community College Collection" by EBSCO. This is a temporary access providing e-books about a variety of topics including spare time activities and fiction.

This collection is not available through the search systems, please use this Link instead. (Be sure to acitvate VPN beforehand; if an"error" occurs, please click "Login again")

When asked about the services you want to browse, choose "EBSCOhost Web" and then check " eBook Community College Collection" at the bottom of the page. Now feel free to browse and download!





Starting with the lecture period we also returning to our regular opening hours. You can find them above connected to the library locations.  You can visit the libraries without any bookings or reservations.

If you want to visit the libraries, you need to show proof of  vaccination, a former infection or a negative test result. This does not apply if you only want to return media. Please place the items on a book cart in this case.

Study Spaces

In the libraries it is mandatory to wear a medical face mask. Unfortunately this also applies to the study spaces. We cannot offer any group spaces at the moment. The study spaces are not bookable.

Please follow our rules in order to keep erverything as open as possible.


We can send you items if:

  • you or your household partner:s are particularily at risk
  • you live far from the libraries

Please use our  ordering form for this purpose.

Pick up locations

The pick up locations are no longer part of our service. Soon we will offer a pick up of media at the campus Stadtmitte.


If you have any questions, please contact us: or via phone 0711 397-4103 or  07161 679-1191.


Research Tools

Research Tools in Esslingen

There are plenty of options to look for literature in the library. Search BOSS or the library catalogue WebPac for books, e-books and journal articles. These tools provide you mainly with items present in our libraries.

Can't find the right literature?

You have two options now:  making a purchase request or using the inter-library loan.

If you are unsure about the download process of e-books, check out our tutorials.


Browse collected databases via DBIS.
We recommend these databases for specific fields:



Browse E-Journals via EZB. For an overview of subscripted print journals refer to the ZDB.



Refer to the instutional repository OPUS for graduation theses by other students.


Any questions? Write us: or follow us on Facebook.                 

Borrow & Return

members OF hochschule esslingen

As a member of Hochschule Esslingen library use is for free

  • your ID card is also your library card
  • loan period: 4 weeks, renewals up to 5 times
  • overdue charges: Gebührenordnung

With your library account you can:

  • renew all or selected items
  • reserve items and check your reservations
  • get your code to collect reserved items
  • check your charges


Returning media is done by:

  • placing your items on a returns cart
  • placing your items in one of the returns boxes outside of the libraries
  • if necessary, via mail

Get more Information if you want to use the library as non-affiliated borrower.

Any questions? Call: 0711 397-4103,  or write: or follow us on Facebook.                 


Our tutorials

View the tutorials made by the libraries of University of Esslingen at our Tutorials-Website.

There you can find videos about e-media, databases and library services like extending the loan period!

Also check out the German version of this website, there you will find more tutorials in German.


Online training courses

Current dates

Here you can find the current dates for our next online training courses.

All documents accompanying the courses can be found in the Moodle course of the libraries.

Also check out the German page for more dates in German.



Date: Fr, 24.09.2021               Time: 12:30 – 13:00 Uhr


Library Staff

Foto Sara Eliza Melchior

Sara Eliza Melchior, B.A.

Address :

Esslingen Hilltop Campus
Room: F 01.501a
Flandernstraße 101
73732 Esslingen

Foto Anna Becker

Anna Becker, B.A.

Address :

Esslingen Hilltop Campus
Flandernstraße 101
73732 Esslingen

Foto Christa Heß-Eisenblätter

Christa Heß-Eisenblätter

Address :

Goeppingen Campus
Room: G 04.322
Robert-Bosch-Straße 1
73037 Göppingen

Dipl.-Bibl. (FH) Silvia Kleofass

Address :

Goeppingen Campus
Room: G 04.322
Robert-Bosch-Straße 1
73037 Göppingen

Dipl.-Bibl. (FH) Helena Korneck-Heck

Address :

Esslingen Hilltop Campus
Flandernstraße 101
73732 Esslingen

Ute Offeritza

Address :

Esslingen Hilltop Campus
Room: F 01.503
Flandernstraße 101
73732 Esslingen

Foto Bernardka Strtak

Dipl.-Bibl. (FH) Bernardka Strtak

Address :

Esslingen Hilltop Campus
Room: F 01.506
Flandernstraße 101
73732 Esslingen

The terms of use for the libraries and the scale of fees are available in German only. 


Quick Search

You can use our search engine to look for media:


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The application period for the summer semester 2022 starts on October 15th 2021 and runs until January 15th 2022.

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