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Welcome in Hamburg and at the Hamburg State and University Library, venue of the conference!

Our library is situated close to Hamburg city center, in walking distance from the Hamburg Dammtor train Station.

Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Hamburg Carl von Ossietzky in a larger map

Entrance for conference guests:
Lichthof Entrance red marker at the crossroads Edmund-Siemers-Allee // Grindelallee (not: Main Entrance from the University Campus side blue marker )

For questions, please contact:

Ulrich Hagenah (Email: hagenah@sub.uni-hamburg.de, Phone: +49 40/42838-3340 and – only during the conference! – +49 175 3712017) or Ulrike Lang (Email: lang@sub.uni-hamburg.de)

How to find us:


  • to Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek, Moorweidenstraße 40 (end of cul-de-sac / Sackgasse Moorweidenstraße)

Public transport

  • Public transport interface HVV
  • Bus 4 or 5: Bus stop Universität / Staatsbibliothek
  • U-Bahn: U1 to Stephansplatz (close to Hamburg Dammtor train Station)
  • S-Bahn: S 11, S 21, S 31 to Bahnhof Dammtor
  • Long distance trains, Deutsche Bahn: to Hamburg Dammtor train Station