You do not find a book in the collection of Pforzheim University Library? You are looking for an article and cannot find the edition or the journal in the collection?

In this case you can order the printed book or article via interlibrary loan from another library.
The delivery time is usually one to three weeks. When the book or copy of the article arrives, you will receive an email to your university email address. You can then pick up the book or article at the information desk.
The supplying library determines how long the loan period is. It may also specify that a book may only be read in the rooms of the library.

Fee per order

  •     3,00 EUR for members of Pforzheim University
  •     5,00 EUR for guests
  •     In certain cases there may be additional costs

Please note: This is an order fee which you have to pay in any case!


Go to Katalog . Search for your title. When there aren't any hits, click on the tab "Fernleihe".

Choose your title from the hit list.
Click on the button "zur Fernleihbestellung".
Login in to your user account with card number and password.


Fill in the sheet and send your order.


Alternative: subito. Documents from libraries.

If you need your literature very urgent, you can use SUBITO .
On weekdays the process time is 72 hours max.
The costs are a little higher than an order via interlibrary loan.