The Collection of the German Association for Railway History (DGEG) is a special collection of about 60.000 items which are listed in catalogue plus (advanced search: shelf marks EGM* and EGZ*). The collection can be found on basement level 1.
Collection of the Research Centre for East-Central Europe (FOME)
The Collection of the library of the former Research Centre for East-Central Europe is located on the third floor of the Central Library (shelf marks FOME A* - GJ*).
Digital Books for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Electronic full texts in an academically citable form (the files are labelled respectively) on our document repository Eldorado. Please ask our staff at the Service for the blind and visually impaired for further information.
The DVD archive is located in the Central Library. Please ask for DVDs at the service centre. The DVDs can be found in catalogue plus. The 700 DVDs are on loan only for scientific staff of the TU Dortmund. Students of the TU Dortmund can watch the DVDs in the Central Library.
Juvenile Book Collection
Special collection of about 2.500 children's and juvenile books which can be ordered via an online form. They are all listed in our online catalogue (shelf mark Jb*). Locations of children's and juvenile literature at Dortmund University Library.
Rara and Rara DissDo
Our appr. 3.000 rare titles are separated in a special room. They can be ordered via an online form and read only at certain work places.
The Women's Archive is a special collection of about 7.000 books, journals, theses, posters and other media all concerned with women in culture, history, society and education. Most of the items in this collection are searchable in our online catalogue (shelf marks Jf A* and Jf B*).