Opening hours

Central libraries in Würzburg and Schweinfurt

General opening hours starting from OCT 1 2022

Day Opening hours
Monday through Friday Schweinfurt and Würzburg 8:00-19:00 (Schweinfurt service-free opening 17:00-19:00)
Different opening hours Both libraries open by 10:00 on 19.10., 17.11., 21.12, 19.1., 15.2
Closed Public holidays NOV 1, JAN 6; holiday seasons DEC 24-JAN 1
This schedule is subject to change

Opening hours of the cash desks

University members can pay any fees with the FHWS card at the circulation desks of the library. Please make sure that there is sufficent credit on the card.

External users can only pay fees in cash at the respective central ticket offices in Schweinfurt and Würzburg. These are currently open from Mo-Fr 8 am to 1 pm - please check in advance whether the cash desks are staffed:

Schweinfurt: +49 9721 940-6699

Würzburg: +49 931 3511-8813

Alternatively, you can pay the fees by bank transfer. You can find the data for this at the end of the fee notification letter.

Reduced opening hours

During semester breaks from 1 August to 30 September and from 15 February to 14 March opening hours for the main libraries are reduced:
Monday to Friday:  10:00-16:00

The FHWS Library is closed on public holidays.

Branch Libraries


Branch library Sanderheinrichsleitenweg
Room I.2.11

Opening hours
Wednesday: 12:00 to 16:00
Thursday: 8:00 to 12:00
During semester breaks
1 August to 30 September and 15 February to 14 March
this branch library stays closed


The Branch Library for Logistics is in Konrad-Zuse-Straße 2, 97421 Schweinfurt, Room 20.1.25 (first floor)