HWR Berlin libraries

The HWR Berlin offers its students, professors, lecturers and employees a comprehensive library service at any time.

Shutdown of the Library

Dear library users,
due to the coronavirus pandemic, the library of HWR will remain closed at both locations until further notice.

As usual, our online resources (e-books, online journals and databases) are also available to you from outside the university. You can find information on the offer and access to it on our website on the subject of  Literature research and Training and advice.

In addition, we are expanding the options for ordering online articles - please send us your order requests by e-mail to hsb.cs(at)hwr-berlin.de

The borrowing and returning of media is unfortunately not possible. We are in demand for you by phone and email at the following times.
For both locations Campus Schöneberg and  Campus Lichtenberg

  • Monday to Friday: 10 a.m.–3 p.m.

The Library do not charge any fees for exceeding loan periods. Please keep your own borrowed media, the return is currently not possible on site.

At present, it is not possible to make reservations, branch orders and magazine orders via the library account. We will reactivate these functions as soon as the library is open again. Media that has already been made available to you will remain reserved for you for the duration of the closure.

Further new information and training videos for research will be added continuously.

We thank you for your understanding and remain healthy!

To your personal library account

Create and modify your library password

Students log in once via Bibkey using their general identifier (Moodle data) and create / change a password for their library account here:

All other library users of HWR Berlin can register at the information counter of the library. Please have your ID card and a university membership document with you.

Forgot your Password?
Students simply change the library password via Bibkey by entering their general ID.
Employees please contact the library:

Our Training and Consulting Services

You are writing a thesis or homework and need help with the literature organization? Or you would like to know more about the offer of the university library? And what is Open Access? The University Library's training courses will show you where and how you can find, manage and quote literature online and on-site. In addition, we are happy to answer your questions about your library account, the access to databases and online research portals.