Current information on visiting the library - during the pandemic - can be found below.
Online reservation of individual workplaces
From 23.09.2021, university members can use individual workplaces per day at our Kamp-Lintfort and Kleve locations. Reservations can be made online and in advance. There are 18 slots available in Kamp-Lintfort (reservation here) and 31 slots in Kleve (reservation here).
To verify your online reservation, please have the confirmation e-mail at hand. You will receive a ticket which you can then use to find your workplace. When leaving the building, the ticket must be returned to the staff in the library.
Please note that the current regulations regarding the pandemic situation must still be followed (see below). Due to the distances between the workplaces it is possible to remove the medical mask at the workplace.
Library offers during Freshers' Week
Personal guided tours:
On Tuesday, 21.09.2021 and Wednesday, 22.09.2021 we will guide first semester students in groups of maximum 10 participants through the library. The library will be closed during the tours (Kamp-Lintfort: Tue 11 am - 2 pm & Wed 9 am - 12 pm / Kleve: Tue 11 am - 4 pm & Wed 9 am - 2 pm) and will be re-opened directly after the tours.
Click here to register for Library Tour in Kamp-Lintfort: Register Kamp-Lintfort. Click here to register for Library Tour in Kleve: Register Kleve. Please make sure to select the desired language (German or English).
Virtual library introduction (6 dates on Webex Events with password: Study1):
Except for the 5 minutes virtual tour, the introductions from Kleve and Kamp-Lintfort are the same content. A registration is not necessary.
As of now, the library of Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences offers access to new e-resources to further support students and lecturers in times of the Corona pandemic. This is made possible by the E-Books.NRW initiative funded by the Ministry of Culture and Science of the State of NRW.
Interlibrary loan copies in printed form again
As of today, 02.08.2021, all copies of sections from journals, newspapers and books ordered via interlibrary loan must be issued in printed form again. Sending the copies electronically is no longer possible.
You will find an (German) explanation here. We ask for your understanding.
New trainee joins library team
As of today, 02.08.2021, Vivien Anna Carmen Jansen joins the library team as a new trainee at our location in Kleve. Over the next three years, she will be trained as a specialist for media and information services, specialising in libraries.
Change password function in Katalog PLUS
From now on you can change the password of your library access in your library account in Katalog PLUS by yourself again. We recommend this as a measure to secure your library account.
In the following we inform you about the services offered, regulations and opening hours. These are adapted to the current pandemic situation and the corresponding requirements of the state of NRW and Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences.