Events 2015

11.11.2015 - An­nu­al con­fer­ence of train­ers for the train­ing oc­cu­pa­tion of me­dia and in­form­a­tion ser­vices spe­cial­ist in the lib­rary sec­tor

Organiser: District Government of Cologne (as responsible body)




10.00 - 13.30


Trainers in the administrative district of Detmold

21.10.2015 - Mar­ket of op­por­tun­it­ies

On Wednesday, 21 October 2015 from 10:00 to 14:00, the university's annual "Market of Opportunities" will take place. The University Library will have a stand in the main entrance area.

We cordially invite all first-year students and anyone else who is interested to find out more about what we have to offer.

Among other things, we will be showing simple tips on literature research that can make studying a lot easier.

14/15.10.2015 - Au­tumn meet­ing of Sec­tion 4: Aca­dem­ic Lib­rar­ies of the Ger­man Lib­rary As­so­ci­ation e.V.

Organiser: Section 4 of the German Library Association e.V.




14.10.2015: 14.00 - 18.30
15.10.2015: 09.00 - 14.00


Members of Section 4 and invited guests

14-15 June 2015 - Uni­ver­sity Lib­rary book bazaar

On 14 and 15 June 2015, Paderborn University Library is organising a book bazaar.

Around 8,500 books from almost all departments, especially from the fields of theology and economics, will be on offer.

The proceeds will be used to purchase new information media.

You will find the bazaar
on 14.06.2015 from 10.00 to 18.00 and
on 15.06.2015 from 11.00 to 15.00
near the Information Centre in rooms BI2.126 to BI2.129.

We look forward to your visit!

14.06.2015 - Open day

On Sunday, 14 June 2015, the university will open its doors on the university campus on Warburger Straße and invites all interested parties to get a taste of science.

The University Library will also be taking part with the following programme:

  • EXHIBITION "Of bugs, fireflies and birds"
  • GUIDED TOURS "Digitisation of historical books"
    As part of its proactive strategy of providing electronic information media, the University Library is digitising historical books and making them available for worldwide use. These include volumes that are relevant for researching the history of the city and region. We will show you how a book gets online.
    Meeting point: in the entrance area of the library
    Time: 14.30-15.00, 15.30-16.00

07.05.2015 - 14th Emer­iti Meet­ing of the Pader­born Uni­ver­sity

Organiser: Alumni Paderborn. Alumni Association of the Paderborn University
Venue: Event room (Notebook Café) in the entrance area of the University Library
Time: 17.00 - 20.00
Speakers: Prof. em. Dr Hartmut Steinecke: Lecture 'Jenny Aloni - Erinnerungskultur und Literaturwissenschaft'; Dr Dietmar Haubfleisch and Dr Ulrike Hesse: Lecture 'The Paderborn University Library, its tasks and services' (followed by a tour)

24.04.2015 - Primo in­form­a­tion ex­change

Joint exchange on strategic, organisational and technical issues between university libraries and library institutions in Germany that use the Primo search portal from Ex Libris.

Venue: Meeting room of the University Library J1.117
Time: 11.15 - 16.30
Speakers: Dr Christian Hänger (Mannheim University Library), Stefan Lohrum (KOBV - Kooperativer Bibliotheksverbund Berlin-Brandenburg), Dr Dietmar Haubfleisch, Michael Sievers and René Sprotte (Paderborn University Library)

17-18 March 2015 - Ex­change of ex­per­i­ence 'User man­age­ment in uni­ver­sity lib­rar­ies'

The event will discuss current developments in the field of university library use and develop and discuss exemplary solutions.

Organiser: Centre for Library and Information Science Continuing Education (ZBIW)
Moderation: Tobias Schwarck (Wuppertal University Library) and Gerd Richter (Paderborn University Library)
Speakers: Ralf Depping (USB Cologne), Ute Engelkenmeier (TU Dortmund University Library), Gerd Richter (Paderborn University Library), Tobias Schwarck (Wuppertal University Library), Julia Weidner (Paderborn University Library)
Venue: Liborianum and Paderborn University Library
Time: 17.03.-18.03.2015

07.02.2015 - Ca­reer pro­file of a lib­rar­i­an. In­form­a­tion event as part of the Pader­born Ca­reer In­form­a­tion Day at Pader­born Uni­ver­sity

In cooperation with the Federal Employment Agency, the four Rotary clubs from Paderborn are inviting students to this year's Paderborn Careers Information Day on 7 February 2015 at Paderborn University.

In individual events, pupils will be given the opportunity to gain an insight into various professions on campus.

Paderborn University Library is taking part in the event as part of the presentation of the book trade/publishing/library careers.

Venue: Paderborn University, Room C3.222
Time: 10:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Speakers: Heike Fuest (Head of Training at Paderborn University Library),
Markus Linnemann (Bookseller, Linnemann - Bücher in Paderborn GmbH & Co. KG),
Christiane Voßhans-Schöningh (Ferdinand Schöningh Verlag GmbH & Co. KG, Paderborn)

19.01.2015 - "In­form­a­tion day for school pu­pils 2015" at Pader­born Uni­ver­sity: Lib­rary tours - par­ti­cip­a­tion of the Uni­ver­sity Lib­rary

The University Library is taking part in Paderborn University's "Information day for school pupils 2015" on 19 January 2015 with guided tours of the library.

Dates: 9.00 a.m., 11.30 a.m. and 2.00 p.m.
Meeting point: Foyer of the University Library
Duration: approx. 1 hour

Further information on the event, which aims to give pupils from the region an insight into the study opportunities and study conditions at Paderborn University: http: //

06.01.2015 - Di­git­isa­tion for re­search and teach­ing: In­sight in­to the di­git­isa­tion strategy, in­fra­struc­ture and prac­tice of Pader­born Uni­ver­sity Lib­rary

Event for the participants of the advanced seminar "The library of Ferdinand von Fürstenberg" (Prof. Dr. Johannes Süßmann). Session "The digitisation strategy, infrastructure and practice of the University Library".

Venue: Meeting room of the University Library
Time: 14.15 - 16.15
Speakers: Martina Holthaus, Julia Weidner