Some texts are currently available in German only. We apologize for any inconvenience.
The Institute provides a library which keeps a wide range of national and international museum relevant journals (94 periodicals in all) and over 12.000 books on museum-related subjects. The library is open to every museum colleague and to researchers.
museum studies, cultural politics, museum guides, all subjects relevant to the museum as an institution (holdings comprise approx. 15,000 items and the volumes of approx. 90 magazines which the institute subscribes to).
Reference Library with four user's desks
In der Halde 1
Phone +49 (0)30 8301 462
Mon to Fri 9 am to 4 pm
Guide to Libraries at the National Museums in Berlin (in German only)
Bibliothek im Bibliotheksführer der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin (in German only)