Bremen City Library is by local law part of the public services responsible for cultural education. The library fulfils this task according to the fundamental right of every citizen to obtain free access to information.
Bremen City Library actively ensures and provides access to the cultural heritage of mankind as well as to a wide range of knowledge and up to date information.
The collection of the library is neutral: it guarantees the privacy of its users, respects the diversity of the local community and complies with gender mainstreaming. The library offers local and remote services which are orientated towards developments in society and towards the changing expectations of its citizens.
As a place of lifelong learning, Bremen City Library promotes competency in reading and in use of the media.
The way we work
For the Bremen City Library quality, efficiency and customer satisfaction are the guiding principles for its services. Within its financial constraints it is devoted to the interests and concerns of its customers. The City Library, as a learning organisation, is innovative and finds creative solutions for its challenges. It works with agreed targets and is organised into teams The quality of its services is guaranteed by continuous education and training of its personnel.
The Central Library of Bremen
Our Library bus
Kids having fun
Externer LinkOpen the Online-Catalogue
Get to know our library. Our theme, as we guide you around our various locations, is: â€ťWhere can I find what? How can I borrow things?â€ť We also offer an introduction to the City Libraryâ€™s online catalogue (OPAC), in which you can find all our books, CDs and films. Of course, we are pleased to explain how to use eLibrary so that you can borrow and download eBooks, ePapers, eMusic, eAudios and eVideos from home via the Internet.