Business and economics literature (17/Q, 40/Q)
Lists of newly acquired books, e-books and the tables of contents of selected journals can be found under new acquisitions.
|For enquiries related to the library, literature search, book locations, borrowing rules, interlibrary loans or our electronic services, contact the subject librarian for Business and Economics.|
|Reading desks||218 desk spaces, with 18 desk spaces in the notebook-free zone upstairs near the back of the reading room (in the direction of the refectory).|
|Group work rooms||Two lockable work rooms for small groups on the first and second floor.|
|Reading terrace ('Leseterrasse')|
30 open-air desk spaces. The reading terrace is open until approx. 7:30 p.m., weather permitting. There are power outlets and a WiFi access point, if you want to bring a notebook computer.
|Network connections and WiFi coverage, EDURAOM, OpenVPN|
A large number of reading desks have power and network connectors. WiFi access is available throughout the reading room.
|Search stations||Three terminals with: |
|Scanners and copiers|
In the entrance area of the reading room are 74 deposit lockers (1 or 2 € coin) are required.
There are 243 electronically operated daytime lockers. You need your Mensacard to use these. Like the coin-operated lockers, they are free to use. However, to discourage permanent use of these lockers, you will be charged a minimum of 5 euros if the locker is not emptied by the closing time of the relevant reading room.
Longer-term lockers for students writing their dissertation or thesis are available free of charge but in very limited supply.
|Bag/rucksack policy||You may not take any bags or rucksacks/backpacks, etc. into the reading room. However, you can bring protective covers for your notebook computer. Please use the available reading room baskets to carry books, pens, pencils, stationery, notebook computers and so on.|
|Mobile phone policy||Mobile phones must be set to 'silent mode' while in the library. You may not make phone calls or listen to voicemail messages. You are allowed to receive text messages, but only with the phone set to 'silent mode' (i.e. no acoustic notifications).|
|Food and drink|
You must not consume food or beverages in the reading room. However, you may bring drinking water onto the premises in a transparent, sealable glass or plastic bottle.
|Behaviour while in the library|
|Break discs ('Pausenscheibe')||Break discs should be set to indicate when you leave your desk and intend to return later on. If you do not return within the next 60 minutes, or if you do not leave a break disc indicating when you left, other users have the right to use your desk space.|
The relationship between users and the library is governed by the General Regulations on the Use of the Bavarian Public Libraries.
|Contact persons for enquiries||Reading room: Gabriele Berresheim|
For the subject librarians, see subject information on business and economics (german)