Our 275th anniversary celebration

Konfetti und die UB

Thursday, November 23rd, 12 - 2 p.m. in reading room 2

We celebrate our history with you and take a look into the future.


Prof. Dr. Angela Ittel, President of the Technical University of Braunschweig
Prof. Dr. Joachim Schachtner, Ministry of Science and Culture, State of Lower Saxony
Dr. Thorsten Kornblum, Lord Mayor, City of Braunschweig

Lectures (in German)
"The networked library", Prof. Dr. Thomas Stäcker, Head Library Director of the University and State Library Darmstadt
"Reading palace and labyrinth - the modern library as a public space", Prof. Dr. Julia Schöll, Professor of Modern German Literature at the Institute of German Studies at TU Braunschweig
"275 years of the future", Robert Strötgen, Head Librarian of the Braunschweig University Library

With a contribution from the AStA of the TU Braunschweig, as well as a reception and musical accompaniment.

Restrictions in library operations

Please note that there will be the following restrictions in library operations due to the ceremony:

  • Due to rearrangement and construction work, there may be increased background noise in the library's reading rooms from Tuesday, 21.11. onwards
  • The Orchestra of the Technical University of Braunschweig will be holding an orchestra rehearsal for the ceremony on Wednesday, November 22, 2023, from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM in Reading Room 2. This will result in an appropriate background noise.
  • The group study room in reading room 3 will be closed from Tuesday, 21.11. up to and including Thursday, 23.11.2023
  • On Thursday, 23.11. the circulation desk will be closed for the duration of the ceremony from 12 noon to 3 pm
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