Contact & Opening Hours

Contact data and opening hours of the library, archive and research unit.

Library and Archive Usage: Current Conditions (Status: 2.5.2022)

+++ Visitors must wear a medical mouth-nose-protection at all times. +++

The entrance is located at Warschauer Straße 34, 1st floor.

Opening Hours:

  • Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.


In order to protect our users and our staff, the following rules will continue to apply, if you want to use the archive and library of the BBF:

  • Visitors must wear a medical mask at all times.
  • Individuals with symptoms that may be related to SARS-CoV-2 are asked to refrain from visiting the BBF.
  • We kindly ask that you always observe the social distancing rules. Users have the possibility to disinfect their hands.
  • The library rooms are regularly aired by the library staff. Visitors are asked not to close open windows without authorization.
  • The reading room and PC workstations are regularly disinfected.

Do you have questions about a specific topic? You are welcome to contact the relevant contact persons directly.

Research Unit

The research unit is located at Warschauer Straße 38, staircase C, on the 3rd floor.

To arrange an appointment, please contact the secretary (Christine Heinicke: Phone +49 (0)30 293360 – 660, E-mail or contact the scientists directly.