What is an Aadhaar UID


Are you interested in Germany and the German language? In our library you will find a current and representative selection of print and audiovisual media with which we would like to draw your attention to contemporary topics from Germany. English-language books and media make up 40% of our inventory.
Our holdings focus on the German language and culture, feature films and documentaries, and contemporary literature and art. For German learners and German teachers, we offer an extensive collection on “German as a Foreign Language”.
The library is open to the public for anyone who wants to use the books and media in the library or is looking for information related to Germany.
Membership is required for borrowing.

You will find with us
  • Fiction and non-fiction in German and English
  • German newspapers and magazines
  • Music CDs and audio books
  • Feature films and documentaries on DVD, mostly with English subtitles
  • Games for German learners and native speakers
DVD and Video Catalog - a complete directory of all DVDs and videos in our library

Easy to read - a selection of German-language literature for learners of German from B2
To become a member, you must fill out a registration card and present an ID with photo (e.g. passport, driver's license, voter card, UID / Aadhaar card).

Library membership fees are:
  • Annual membership: INR 1200
  • Semi-annual membership: INR 700
Library membership is free for participants in the language courses of the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan New Delhi for the duration of their course.

German teachers at schools and universitiescan use the library free of charge if they present a confirmation from the school management that they teach German when registering and renewing their membership.
You can register online on our website. Please fill out this form in advance in order to enter the most important data for your registration and to confirm your e-mail address in advance. Make an appointment with us within the next 4 weeks or confirm by e-mail to [email protected] to complete the enrollment process. Our library team will be happy to help you with a personal visit or virtually if you have any questions.

Loan periods
Library members can borrow a total of 10 media (a maximum of 3 language learning materials and a maximum of 3 DVDs).

Loan period for all media (books, magazines, CDs, DVDs, games): 3 weeks

If the media have not been pre-ordered, you can extend the loan period via your online library account (exception: language learning materials) or contact our loan service by phone or email.