Under this heading we have summarised information on the most important research instruments and on ordering literature through interlibrary loan.

All print media and most electronic media can be researched via the catalogue. Detailed terms of use are listed under the individual media types.

Are you unable to find the right title or do you have problems researching sources? Take advantage of the library's extensive training and advisory services. We are happy to support you!

Access options

Login to the public PCs within the library: HTW members with HTW login and external users with library number and personal password. Registration outside the campus area (only for university members): Login via VPN (Virtual Private Network) using the profile "HTW-vpn-all" as well as the HTW login or with Shibboleth.

Please note: a login to your personal library account will result in a higher number of electronic media hits in the library catalogue.


Team Information Literacy

If you have any research questions, please contact the Information Literacy team.


Team Acquisitions

For new acquisitions or questions about the library stock, please contact the acquisition team.