Service and opening hours during the Corona pandemic

Monday 14 June 2021
Like other institutions, the library currently has to flexibly adapt its opening hours and services to the pandemic situation. We will inform you here about the latest changes.

We are glad to be able to again offer you more service in the library of H-BRS in Rheinbach and Sankt Augustin from 14/06/2021.
A negative corona test is no longer required.

  • The library is open for H-BRS students for learning again.

    In Sankt Augustin, eight individual workstations are available on the 1st floor, and a further eight  individual workstations are available on the 2nd floor.

    In Rheinbach, four group rooms are opened for individual work. In addition, another eight  individual workplaces are provided in the area for individual work.
    A medical mask or FFP2 mask must be worn during the entire stay.

  • Research workstations:
    In Sankt Augustin, we offer you research stations in each of the four group rooms.
    In Rheinbach, three computer stations are provided.

  • Printing and scanning are possible again at both locations.

  • The visit of the library is possible for borrowing / returning / renewal without appointment.

  • External customers clients are welcome to register again.
  • Fees can again be paid on site (in Sankt Augustin also with EC card).
  • The sale of university articles is also possible again.
  • In the library in Rheinbach a maximum of 30 persons, in Sankt Augustin a maximum of 40 persons are allowed to visit the library at the same time.

Outside library opening hours you can use our boxes for returning books:

  • Campus Rheinbach, reception, building A
  • Campus Sankt Augustin, in front of the library

Opening hours library Campus Rheinbach

Opening hours library Campus Sankt Augustin

Our consulting service will continue to take place by phone, e-mail or video chat - please contact us!

Please pay attention to your loan periods, our library system still allows 3 renewals.

Masks are mandatory in all buildings of H-BRS.

Please note that new regulations from the government may lead to further restrictions of services.

We are glad to welcome you again in the library.

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