Please note that parts of bound newspapers may only be copied by our staff to protect this fragile material. Please contact the information desk if you wish to order copies from bound newspapers. They will have the articles scanned and printed for you. The photocopier is located on the first floor, next to the information desk.


You can print out online documents for your scholarly work at the ZBW. This includes articles from electronic journals and contents of databases licensed by the ZBW. Send your print job to the printer and pay for it with a CashCard. The printer is located on the first floor, next to the information desk.


At the ZBW you have 4 book scanners at your disposal. 3 scanners to scan formats up to A3 and one scanner for formats up to A2. You will need a USB flash drive for scanning. Scanning is free of charge.


Printouts and copies can be paid for by debiting a CashCard (CampusCard of Kiel Universities or student ID of the FH Kiel). 

You can acquire a CampusCard, on payment of a € 2.50 deposit, at the information desk on the first floor. A loading unit can be found in the cloakroom on the ground floor. You can use
a debit card to top up your CampusCard.