Current information from HFU about the Corona virus:

HFU libraries

HFU libraries - Click & Collect

In accordance with the current Baden-Württemberg Corona Regulations, the HFU libraries are offering the following services and opening hours:

Click & Collect
Media (books, inter-library services, reservations) can be ordered by click and collect and picked up at our libraries by arrangement.
Data protection information: media you have ordered will be placed in front of the library in Furtwangen and Tuttlingen for pick-up alphabetically by name.
If you do not wish this to be done, please let us know.

Returns can be made in Furtwangen, Schwenningen and Tuttlingen over our Return Boxes. Returns are not currently necessary with the exception of inter-library loans.

No reminders are currently being sent. Please note the current deadlines in your account statement in External link opens in a new window:BOSS or External link opens in a new window:OPAC.

Study places
Our three libraries are currently only offering limited services for members of the University.

Click here for information about the Internal link opens in the same window:required documentation of your visit, "Click & Meet" and our services.

All digital media offered by the HFU libraries remain available over Internal link opens in the same window:Library search.

For orders and enquiries regarding our digital services, please contact us by email:

FURTWANGEN: Telephone 07723 920 2207 
Email application is started:Send email

SCHWENNINGEN: Telephone 07720 307 4770
Email application is started:Send email

TUTTLINGEN: Telephone 07461 1502 6321
Email application is started:Send email

Current Opening Hours

The libraries are closed on public holidays.

Library application form, regulations and fees

The application form for the use of the HFU libraries (for our external customers, professors and employees only) is available as a fillable PDF under Downloads.

Also under Downloads you will find the regulations for administration and use of the Information and Media Centre, the library regulations, information about fees and penalties and the inter-library loan regulations for German libraries.

Bank account
LOK BA-WÜ / HS Furtwangen
IBAN DE02600501017495530102
Reason for payment: 1181340000868
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Line 3: The libraries