Interlibrary loan

Literature that is not available in the library of Nordhausen University of Applied Sciences can be ordered via interlibrary loan.

Online interlibrary loan

For interlibrary loan you need a user card of the Nordhausen University Library and an online interlibrary loan account. This will be set up for you at the information desk of the university library before you place your first interlibrary loan order.

The minimum deposit is 1,50 €, the fee for an interlibrary loan order per book or 20 pages of copies.

After the account has been set up for you, you can independently search for and order literature and articles in the Union Catalogue K10+.

Instructions - Online interlibrary loan

Info sheet Online interlibrary loan of the Nordhausen University Library

Please note the following conditions:

The fees are € 1.50 per book order or 20 pages of copies. Further charges may apply in exceptional cases.

Delivery can take up to 2 weeks. You will be notified by e-mail or telephone as soon as the order is ready for collection at the circulation desk.

The loan period for books is usually 4 weeks. The loan period is set by the owning library. You return borrowed media to the circulation desk. Copies of articles remain in your possession.


If you need journal articles or books at short notice, you can order them via the quick delivery service subito. You can find more detailed information on the GBV website and the subito homepage.

Online interlibrary loan not possible?

If you cannot find the literature you need in the interlibrary loan catalogues or online interlibrary loan is not possible, please contact:

Ms Kosel, Phone: 03631 420-187 or the
Information desk, Phone: 03631 420-184.