Information in English


Welcome to the City-Library of Landau!
If you want to borrow items, you need to become a member of the library. Otherwise you can use our collection within the library free of charge.

Library card
In order to obtain a library card you must present proof of a registered German address. Your residence permit must be valid for at least three months. Your library card is non-transferable and you are responsible for any item borrowed on your card.

Loan period
The loan period for books is 4 weeks and 2 weeks for CDs, DVDs and magazines. You can renew items borrowed on your card for 2 extra loan periods if nobody else has reserved it.

Fees (annual)


Children until age 14: 5,00 EUR

Teenager from 14 to 18 years, students, unemployed, seriously disabled persons: 17,00 EUR

Adult: 32,00 EUR

Adult, ½ year: 18,00 EUR

Family card: 44,00 EUR

One-time loan: 6,00 EUR


If you have a "LandauPass" you get a reduction of 50 %.

Additional fees:


To place a reservation: 1,50 EUR

Return of an item after the end of the loan period:

   Children until age 14: 1,00 EUR

   Other users: 3,50 EUR