The Campus Library

Die Bibliothek im Max-Planck-Haus

The Campus Library is a service unit for the neighbouring Max Planck institutes: Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology and the Friedrich Miescher Laboratory.  Members of the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Tuebingen campus, have also access to our library services.

The library is spread over two floors and collects books and journals from within the fields of biology, medicine, mathematics and informatics. It currently stores an estimated 34,500 journal volumes (650 different titles) and 5,500 reference books. 


Our services include:

  • Document delivery
  • Retrieving all kinds of media
  • Lending of books
  • Consultation and enquiries
  • Managing the publications of the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics
  • Access to the Online Library via the internal webpages


Opening hours: 

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: 1 pm - 5 pm

Until further note we are closed for external visitors.

Please contact us by telephone or email.


Max Planck House
Max-Planck-Ring 6
72076 Tübingen


Markus R. Schneller
Phone: +49(0)7071-601-762
E-mail: markus.schneller(at)