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Open Mon-Fri 10-20, Sat 12-19.
The book return box is in Endla 3, Mo-Su 7-22


German Reading Room


| Deutscher Lesesaal |

is located on the 7th floor of the Library

Reference librarian: tel 630 7360, e-mail deutsch at nlib dot ee

The reference librarian is in the German Reading Room on Mondays 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. and on Thursdays 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.; at other times, please contact the General Reading Room. In June, July and August, please contact the General Reading Room.


  • The German Reading Room gathers and disseminates information on Germany, the German language, and culture.
  • We respond to enquiries in the Reading Room, by phone, e-mail, and post.
  • In our Reading Room readers may watch films, listen to music and audio-books and there are places for language study and the use of laptops.
  • The Reading Room receives regularly several journals.
  • Home lending


The collections of the Reading Room comprise more than 7 000 items: books, video films, DVDs, CDs, CD-ROMs, audio books, and cassettes.

Main subject fields

  • Language study
  • History and social sciences
  • Fiction

The German Reading Room was opened in collaboration with the Embassy of Germany and the Goethe Instutute on 22 January 1996.

Main cooperation partners

Embassy of Germany
Goethe Institute
Tallinn German Cultural Institute/Goethe Institute
Estonian Association of Teachers of German


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