The IPU Library

Literature for teaching, studies and research


The library service and resources are aligned to the requirements for teaching, studying and researching at the IPU

The following areas represent the focus of this specialised library's stock:

  • Psychology / Clinical psychology
  • Psychoanalysis in its clinical and non-clinical areas of application
  • Cultural studies
  • Psychological prevention and intervention
  • Psychotherapy research
  • Educational studies, focusing on delinquency prevention, early intervention/early education and psychodynamic counselling
  • Neurosciences
  • as well as various related disciplines, such as sociology, philosophy, medicine, etc.

Information on library use

  • The library is a reference and open access library; its books and other items may not be borrowed.
  • All of the staff and students at the IPU are entitled to use the library.
  • Individual from outside the university may use the library after obtaining permission to do so from the library management.
  • Two computers are available in the library rooms for online research work, together with a modern book scanner.
Library Contact
Dr. phil. Bernhard Bolech
IPU Berlin
Stromstr. 2 - Floor 2
10555 Berlin

Tel.: +49 30 300 117-560
Fax: +49 30 300 117-569


Opening Hours
Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Verkürzte Öffnungszeiten am Sa., den 15.6.
Aufgrund der Langen Nacht der Wissenschaften endet der reguläre Bibliotheksbetrieb am Samstag, den 15.6., bereits um 15 Uhr. Wir bitten um Verständnis.