Like the Amerika-Gedenkbibliothek in Kreuzberg, the Berliner Stadtbibliothek in Berlin-Mitte belongs to the Zentral- und Landesbibliothek Berlin (ZLB). More than 3.4 million media are available to users in both houses.
The thematic world of the Berlin City Library is broadly diversified. In addition to the natural sciences, medicine and economics, it also hast extensive collections about Berlin's past and present. As Berlin’s state library, the ZLB has the task of collecting all printed works, data and sound carriers that are published in Berlin.
Free Internet and PC workstations are freely accessible to users. The Berlin City Library always has current daily newspapers and magazines in stock, which can be read there free of charge and undisturbed. The free WLAN may also be used for work. Scanners are also available. The ZLB is one of the most frequently visited cultural and educational institutions in Berlin.
Tip from the Top10 Berlin editorial team: There is also a small café with delicious coffee and snacks and in summer, when the weather is good, the patio invites you to browse and linger.
- Monday to Friday: 10:00 am - 09:00 pm
- Sa: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
- Official Holidays: closed
- Price Level: annual pass for persons over 18 years: 10,00 Euro, pupils with student card and children: free of charge