The library of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology is a specialized scientific library offering services mainly to research staff and visiting scientists, providing electronic media, literature and information services.
The collection is developed and focused on the fields of research covered by the departments and the research groups at the institute. Needed scientific literature will be immediately obtained by us through a Document Delivery Services, Interlibrary loan or by purchase if they are not available in the library.
We are a reference library and only staff of the institute can borrow books. Lending outside the institute is normally not permitted for external visitors. They can can use the library by appointment. Please contact us via phone or email.