Claim Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf - University of Applied Sciences


The library system of the Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences provides all literature required for teaching, study and research at the university. This literature is available in printed and electronic form for use or lending on the premises or online. The library also assists users in searching for information in its various research systems, i.e. the library catalogue (OPAC), the inter-library loans catalogue and subject-specific literature databases. At the same time, the library offers a wide range of training courses, from the library orientation for students, academic staff and school pupils to lectures and one-on-one tutorials on searching for literature.

This library system consists of the following facilities:


Weihenstephan Main Library

Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf
Am Hofgarten 2
85354 Freising

T +49 8161 71-3377
F +49 8161 71-5245
bibliothek [at]

Opening hours

during the lecture period

Mon.-Thu. 9:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m
Fri.              9:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m


during the lecture-free period

Mon. - Fri.9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m

Triesdorf Library
(Teilbibliothek Triesdorf)

Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf
Markgrafenstr. 16
91746 Weidenbach

T +49 9826 654-120
F +49 9826 654-4120

Opening hours

during the lecture period

Mon. - Thu. 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Fri.9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


during the lecture-free period

Mon. - Fri.9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m

Forestry library
(Teilbibliothek Wald und Forstwirtschaft)

Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf
Hans-Carl-von-Carlowitz-Platz 3
85354 Freising

Room F9.401

T +49 8161 71-5902
F +49 8161 71-4526
bibliothek.forst [at]

Opening hours

Mon.  9:00 a.m. -  1:00 p.m.
Tue.  9:00 a.m. -  1:00 p.m.
Wed.  1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.
Thu.  9:00 a.m. -  1:00 p.m.
Fri.  closed

Language Centre library
(Teilbibliothek Sprachenzentrum)

Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf
Weihenstephaner Berg 5
85354 Freising

Room C4.204

T +49 8161 71-2205
F +49 8161 71-2204
bibliothek.sprachenzentrum [at]

Opening hours

Wed.       8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

* Members of the Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences can use the Language Centre Library at their leisure. It can be accessed using your Student.Card or ID. Books can be checked out of the library at any time using a self issue unit (for individuals registered in the library system). Books can be returned out of hours using the book return slot at the entrance door.

Library commission

The HSWT library commission is made up of representatives from the university's management staff, departments, students, and library management staff.

It acts as the link between the departments and the library and deals with all library-related matters.

The library representatives for each department are as follows:

  • Bioengineering Sciences: Prof. Dr Hopf
  • Horticulture and Food Technology: Prof. Dr Kittemann
  • Landscape Architecture: Prof. Dr Einberger
  • Sustainable Agriculture and Energy Systems: Prof. Dr Otten (Chair)
  • Forestry: Prof. Dr Zahner
  • Agriculture, Food and Nutrition (Triesdorf): Prof. Dr Rohse (Vice Chair)
  • Environmental Engineering (Triesdorf): Prof. Dr-ing. Dr phil Ehrmaier

The representatives of the student body:

  • Weihenstephan: Daniel Bündgens
  • Triesdorf: Marika Schäfer

Legal affairs