Computer Science Library


The following regulations apply to access to the library:

Loan/return of media, submission of dissertations.

Literature research training

  • 2G proof
  • only for computer science students who are currently participating in a Pro-Seminar
  • appointment by e-mail necessary:

Use of the learning room

  • The learning places will be closed as of January 14, 2022

Opening hours

  • Beginning January 14, 2022, the library will have limited access. However, the team will be available via email during standard opening hours

The Computer Science Library is a reference library open to students, RWTH staff and other interested parties. Students have the possibility to borrow media overnight or over the weekend. Members of the Department of Computer Science can borrow books with the following locations: Monographs, Monographs/M and IZB for longer periods.


Opening Hours

Mondays – Thursdays:
9 am – 6 pm

​9 am – 3 pm



Computer Science Library

Info Point


+49 241 80 21026



We offer:

  • a substantial stock of literature and journals
  • Books on a special shelf for the current courses and seminars in Computer Science
  • all diploma, bachelor and master theses of the department of computer science
  • Literature research training courses for computer science students
  • useful links and books on the subject of scientific work
  • Literature delivery for employees of the Department of Computer Science
  • more than 70 study places
  • three literature research workstations
  • teamwork places in seperate rooms
  • a reading garden with 50 more study places
  • scanner
  • a play corner for children with a changing area and a place for breastfeeding
  • current magazines and daily newspapers