Library of the Kunstgewerbemuseum

Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Tiergartenstraße 6
10785 Berlin

Opening hours by appointment only
Tuesday and Thursday: 10 am to 12 am and 2 pm to 4 pm

Library information

Kunstbibliothek information desk
Phone: +49 30 266424141
E-Mail: auskunft.kb[at]

Scope and holdings

Reference library of the Kunstgewerbemuseum
Collection policy decider:
Dr. Achim Stiegel
Collection areas: literature relating to the collection of European decorative art and design of all epochs from late antiquity onwards
Holdings statistics: approx. 19,000 volumes, 38 currently subscribed periodicals


External use, by appointment, only in exceptional cases and for research purposes only, reference library


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