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Campus Flandernstraße

Building 1, Floor 5
Flandernstr. 101
73732 Esslingen


|Monday - Friday   09:00 am - 03:00 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 - 01:00 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

| Monday - Friday 01:00 - 01:30 pm

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








You can find our regular opening hours above connected to the library locations.  You can visit the libraries without any bookings or reservations.


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. This service is free of charge for university members and costs 4€ for external users.


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. At the moment we mainly offer German courses.

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

Check out the German page for more dates in German.


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:


Apply for summer semester 2023!

The application phase for the summer semester 2023 begins 15 October 2022 for the Master's programmes and on 24 October 2022 for the Bachelor's programmes.

Direct enrolment in our open-admission programmes from 15 October 2022.

More information