Some texts are currently available in German only. We apologize for any inconvenience.
The Ethnological Museum possesses a specialised library with holdings reflecting the main fields of the museum's collection: Africa, American archaeology and ethnology, the Islamic Near and Middle East, East and Northeast Asia, South and Southeast Asia, the South Seas, Australia, as well as the ethnology of music. The library, a reference library with a reading room of 8 seats, contains 91,000 volumes. It also subscribes to 466 periodicals and magazines (2003).
Phone +49 (0)30 8301 280
Mon to Thurs 9 am to 4 pm
For further information (in German only) please click the following links:
Online-Katalog der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin
Bibliothek im Bibliotheksführer der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin