Universität Bonn

Institute for Archaeology and Cultural Anthropology

Department Library Cultural Analysis & Cultural Anthropology

Address

Am Hofgarten 22
III. floor, right wing
53113 Bonn

Opening hours

  • Monday: 12:00 - 17:30 h
  • Tuesday: 9:30 - 13:30 h
  • Wednesday: 12:00 - 17:30 h
  • Thursday: 9:00 - 13:00 h
  • Friday: closed
Bibliothek Empirische Kulturwissenschaft und Kulturanthropologie
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The reference library is open to all user groups (university affiliates, visitors) during open hours. All media can be used in the library. A book scanner is available. There is also a photocopier in the building’s ground floor. A mensa card is required for making photocopies.

For enrolled students at the university of Bonn we offer the service of a weekend loan. The books can be checked out Thursdays from 12 pm onwards. The books‘ return takes place on Mondays from 12 pm onwards. Journals are exempt from loans and cannot be checked out.

Library tours are usually offerred at the start of each semester.

Training sessions at the Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek (ULB)

The departmental library is a reference library with around 12500 monographs and 2300 journal volumes. The portfolio is systematically set up and openly accessible.

The foci of the collection at the library of the Department of Cultural Analysis and Cultural Anthropology mirror the current research areas of the department. They also include works of general Cultural Anthropology, European Ethnology and folklore.

Current Collection foci:

  • Transformations of rural areas and Europeanisation
  • Urban & Spatial Research
  • Civil society engagement
  • Protest of social movements
  • Digital anthropology & digitalisation in everyday life
  • Nature and environmental relations & mining ethnography
  • Narrative and biographical research
  • Memory cultures
  • Popular cultures & fan culture research
  • Visual anthropology
  • Museology
  • Gender studies

Contact

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Jutta Alfter

Diplom-Bibliothekarin, Bibliothek Empirische Kulturwissenschaft und Kulturanthropologie

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Jane Gaser B.A.

Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft Bibliothek Empirische Kulturwissenschaft und Kulturanthropologie

Raum 3.009 / III. OG

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Charlotte Mehlhart B.A.

Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft Bibliothek Empirische Kulturwissenschaft und Kulturanthropologie

Raum 3.009 / III. OG

ADV

The Department of Cultural Analysis and Cultural Anthropology posesses parts of the original materials from the Atlas of German Folklore (ADV), one of the largest research projects in the humanities of the 20th century. Furthermore, the department holds archival materials of the Rhineland survey (Rheinischer Fragebogen), photograph collections and bequests.

For research requests for the ADV, please inform yourself in advance via the link button below. 

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