The Art & Design Library supplies literature to staff and students of the University of the Arts Bremen (Faculty of Art & Design, Am Speicher XI Nr. 8, How to find us). The reference library (short term lending is available under special circumstances) is also open to the public. The library collection focuses on books about art and design, along with videos, CDs and DVDs. The library's holdings are included in SuUB's search engine.
There are 18 individual workstations available in the reading room; limited group work facilities are available.
Students and staff of the HfK Bremen as well as visitors of higher education institutions participating in eduroam are welcome to log into the wireless network via eduroam. Students and staff of the HfK Bremen can also access a range of e-books and e-journals from home using the VPN Client.
A colour photocopier is available on site. Please note, you will need to purchase a copy card at the University's reception desk. Printing and scanning services are also available through the Druckerpool service. Please visit the Druckerpool webpage for details on their operating hours.
Seminars on how to best access library resources are held at the beginning of each semester in consultation with teaching staff. Training seminars on specialized search techniques are available for up to 10 participants.
Our collection includes the following subject areas:
art history, art theory, aesthetics, sculpture, painting, graphic art, photography, film / video art, digital media, media history, visual communication, graphic design, typography, product design, fashion history / design, architecture, cultural history
Information for users with disabilities: the library features a barrier free entrance (elevator).
Due to technical restrictions, media borrowed from other SuUB sites cannot be renewed or returned at this library. Similarly, library cards cannot be issued here. Also it is not possible to renew the library card here.