Search & Find

Study & Work

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Publishing & Open Access

Welcome to the homepage of the library of the Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences

Our library offers you support not only for studying, teaching and research. In addition to numerous print books and high-quality print journals, you will find a wide range of e-media such as e-books, e-journals, learning videos and literature databases. With our new search system, you can conduct extensive searches, based on modern search engine technology. In addition, the HFT Library is happy to support you on-site and in the digital space with personal advice on all aspects of information provision and other library services.

As a location, the HFT Library offers quiet and pleasant spaces with places to work and study. You can retreat to our workbay individual desks for concentrated work. We also offer high-quality scanning and a copier is available for printing.

Our homepage is divided into three sections:

News & Need-to-know: Here you will find all the news and worth knowing information about library use.

Search & Find: Here you will find access to all information resources of the HFT Library (search system, catalogs, e-media, databases, journals, etc.).

Study & Work: Here you can find information and contacts related to the support and services of the HFT Library.

Publishing & Open Access: Here you will find information about publishing (scientific publications, student theses, university bibliography, etc.) at the HFT.

Opening hours

Monday +Tuesday

Wednesday + Thursday


8:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.   

8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

New at the HFT?

First steps

On this page, you will find contact persons, guides and instructions as well as links to all issues relating to IZ.

This is the Information Centre of the HFT with the departments “Library” and “IT-Services”.

Online consulting

Online consulting via Zoom

Do you need support with research (catalog, databases) or do you have questions about using the literature management program Citavi? Just book an individual online consultation via Zoom. Our library team will be glad to help you.

Book an appointment:

You can book an appointment for online consulting via Service and support portal of the Information Center.
If you have any questions, please write to us at

About us



Phone +49 (0)711 8926 2927 (circulation desk)
Phone +49 (0)711 8926 2928 (Info desk)

Library address:
Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences
Schellingstr. 24
70174 Stuttgart

2nd Building, entrance from Schellingstr. / Schelling Street


Management and team


You can find information about the library team in Confluence. (University internallogin required)


Name and position Field Email and phone Room
Head of Library Information center / Library +49 711 8926 2930 2/037.1
deputy director of the library Information Centre +49 711 8926 2569 2/023