Welcome to Offenbach City Library
We offer free wireless internet access (WiFi) to all visitors at all locations. Bring in your laptop, tablet or smartphone to access the internet.
Need help? If you're having difficulty finding what you're looking for, you'll find our friendly team on our help desks. The information desk staff answer questions on every topic and assist with more complex research.
Mobile Library | Bücherbus
E-Media and Digital Content:
• Onleihe: 24h loan, downloads of eBooks, eAudios, ePapers, eVideos. Our eBook collection includes fiction and non-fiction, collections for children and teens, videos, papers and audiobooks.
• Streaming films from filmfriend: Watch unlimited movies for free.
• Streaming music 24/7 from Freegal Music.
• Database Brockhaus and Munzinger: All the information you need at the click of a mouse.
How to get a library card
To register, please bring
• Your valid identity card (for German citizens) or
• Your passport and a certificate of residence office, or a certificate from a job center or a social security office
• Children up to 11 years of age require a written consent from their parent or guardian
• Your library card ist non transferible
You will receive your library card immediately. With your library card you are welcome in each institution of the Offenbach City Library (central library, children’s library and mobile library).
You can apply for a library card online and pick it up at the registration desks.
• €10.00 for adult persons
• €5.00 for a partner library card (joint household)
• €5.00 for students, unemployed persons with certificates from a job center, disabled and retired persons
• free of charge for children and young persons up to 17 years of age
• 2 weeks for DVDs, console games, i.e. Nintendo, Playstation, Wii, Xbox, bestsellers, magazines, CDs (only rock and pop)
• 8 weeks for musical scores
• €0.50 per item, per week
• €0.25 for children up to 14 years of age, per item, per week