Branch Library Karlstrasse

Though the electronic resources are equally accessible from all three libraries, each library is unique in print collections, location, opening hours and more. Please take the time to familiarise yourself with the library.

Address & Contact

Mailing Address:

Teilbibliothek Architektur, Bauingenier- und Geoinformation

der Hochschule München

Karlstraße 6

80333 München

Telephone & Fax:

Enquiry Desk: +49 089 1265 2675

Branch Library Administrator: Bianca Lindner, +49 089 1265 2607

Fax: +49 089 1265 2410ß

Email Contact:

Use the contact form, 'Ask a Librarian', to post questions.

***Please note: It is not possible to renew library materials via email. Renewing library and interlibrary loan materials can be done through your > OPAC account.

Directions - Map

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S-Bahn: stop - Karlsplatz

Underground/Subway: U4/U5 (stop - Karlsplatz, exit Lenbachplatz)

Tram: Tram 27 (stop - Ottostrasse) or Tram 19 (stop - Lenbachplatz)

***Please refer to the map

The library is located on the right-side of the MUAS building at the corner of Karlstrasse and Ottostrasse. Entrance is on Level 01.

It is difficult to find parking near the library, so we highly encourage the use of public transportation.

Welcome to the Library

Most of the print collection is located on open shelving and comprised of approx. 55,000 books and approx. 100 current periodicals.

Collection supports the following departments:

  • 01 Architecture - including urban planning and interior design
  • 02 Civil Engineering - including building laws and environmental engineering
  • 08 Geoinformatics - including cartography, geoscience, applied geodesy


  • self-checkout terminal for borrowing and returning library materials (only during opening hours)
  • locker system used for the return of library materials after opening hours
  • Internet PC with MS Office and other applications - only accessible with MUAS Account login information
  • WLAN Access Points
  • copy machine available in building - only with a MUAS ID Card
  • 2 scanners
  • DIN Standards (online) (In German Only)

Library Tour and Introduction

For further information or schedule a tour:


Ask a librarian