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BBF | Research Library for the History of Education at DIPF

BBF | Research Library for the History of Education in Berlin is an international research library with outstanding library and archival holdings relating to the history of education in Germany. The BBF is also a center for research on the history of education in Germany. The BBF is a department of the DIPF | Leibniz Institute for Research and Information in Education.

News from the BBF


Considerable Damage at BBF after Burglary

1.3.2021. Unknown villains broke into the office building on Warschauer Straße in Berlin - which houses, among others, the BBF | Library for Research on the History of Education - during the night from Friday to Saturday and caused considerable damage. They destroyed, for example, the drains of washbasins in the toilets and turned on the taps. The water severely affected the newly renovated rooms of the BBF on the floor below. The research library's holdings, including historically important sources, were affected.

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Virtual Workshop "The Picture in Picture Books – Its History and Pedagogical Significance in a Transnational Perspective"

The 4th workshop of the series "PICTURA paedagogica: Pedagogical knowledge in pictures" held virtually on Friday, May 7, 2021, is dedicated to picture book illustrations. +++ Registration deadline: April, 30, 2021

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Scholarship Application Deadline Ends on March, 31st, 2021

Next application deadline for a young scientists' scholarship at the Research Library for the History of Education (BBF) ends on Tuesday, March 31st, 2021.

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