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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

German Studies: Home

A beginner's guide to German Studies research at the UIUC Library.


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This guide is intended to help German Studies students navigate the UIUC Library website/catalog and locate relevant resources from a variety of disciplines.  For research assistance, please use the Ask A Librarian chat, email the Literatures and Languages Library, or contact German Studies librarian Marek Sroka (


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German Studies at UIUC Library

The UIUC Library has traditionally been very strong in German studies. The collections and resources for German studies are spread across many departmental libraries. The bulk of the printed books are in the Main Stacks, accessible on the second floor of the Main Library.

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Literatures and Languages Library
225 Main Library
1408 W. Gregory Drive
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 333-2220


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