A comprehensive library is attached to the professorship for Art History, Educational Science and Art Teaching Methodology as well as Art Theory. It is a reference library for external visitors and a lending library for students at the academy. It contains almost 50,000 publications in numerous areas of art and approximately 30 professional journals. Lavish historical illustrated books can also be found alongside the most recent exhibition catalogues. The collection is constantly updated to meet the needs of the students and teachers. The library’s special collections are contemporary art and art of the 21st century.

Search the collection. Wider search in Karlsruhe Library Portal.

Find more information about digital Research Resources in the link.

Opening hours

Mon–Thu 9 am – 5 pm
Fr 9 am – 2:45 pm

Changes to opening times

16.02.2017 – 03.03.2017 open Mon – Thur 9 am – 1:30 pm, closed on fridays

14.03.2017 – 16.03. 2017 open 1:30 pm – 5 pm

Academic work

All students should use the guidelines for academic work, they contain useful information for compositions and presentations during your study. You can find all the advice you need to make all of your academic work during your studies easier, from how to conduct library research to how to correctly use citations..

The guidelines can downloaded from the following link:
Guidelines for Creating Academic Works (PDF, 2.61 MB)