The library of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation is a public library for research into and information on the history and reception of the Bauhaus and also serves to support the general project work of the Foundation. The body of literature concerning the Bauhaus is systematically and continuously expanded. The stock is by now the largest in Europe on this subject. In addition, the project work of the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation has yielded a wide range of publications on the subjects of urban development, architecture, art and design.
Since 2012, the library has been located in the converted department store right next to the Bauhaus Building.
The library currently includes ca. 37,000 books and ca. 34 subscribed journals. Search the online catalogue here.
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Friday, 27.5.2022 the Bauhaus library, as well as the university library, is closed.
9.30 a.m.–5 p.m.
9.30 a.m.–3 p.m.
Gropiusallee 34, 06846 Dessau-Roßlau, Germany
T +49-(0)340-6508-121 or +49-(0)340-6508-216
The 3G rule applies: visitors need to be vaccinated against or recovered from Covid-19 or need proof of a negative Coronavirus rapid test (no older than 24 hours; no self-test). Proof required.