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Library of the Alte Nationalgalerie

Alte Nationalgalerie
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Bodestraße 1–3
10178 Berlin

Library information desk

Phone: +49 30 266425820
E-Mail: auskunft.ab[at]

Scope and holdings

Reference library of 19th-century art and collection-related literature

Collection policy decider: Dr. Birigit Verwiebe
Collection areas: literature on the painting and sculpture of the 19th century
Holdings: approx. 35,000 volumes


Internal only, not for public use. Please contact the information desk of the Archäologische Bibliothek if the title you are looking for in Berlin is only available in the Alte Nationalgalerie’s library.


Electronic catalogues: OPAC of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin (contains titles acquired after 2003)
Traditional catalogues: Alphabetical card catalogue; shelf catalogue