Reserving a work station

Please note that access to the reading room is only permitted - after booking an appointment - if you are fully vaccinated with an EU-approved vaccine or have recovered from a COVID-infection (so-called „2G standard“ in German). Please see here for further information.

Contacting the reading room

If your application to use the archive has already been approved and you would like to organise an appointment, please use the following form. As the reading room is often busy, it is essential that you make an appointment at least two weeks in advance.

If you want to order files in advance please use invenio.

All fields marked * are required information and must be completed.

Contact information


Requested date of visit. Please apply at least two weeks in advance and note that the appointment is only provisional until it has been confirmed by the Political Archive.               

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