Leo Frobenius Library of Cultural Anthropology
IG Building, Basement Q6, 0.615, Telephone: 069/798-33248
Monday to Thursday: 10.00 – 17.00
Friday: 10.00 – 14.00
or by appointment
Any interested person is welcome to use the collections of the library in the reading .
The regulations of the Leo Frobenius Library of Cultural Anthropology apply.
- Employees and students of the university
- Members of the Frobenius Institute, the Museum of World Culture and the Frobenius Society
- Residents of Frankfurt and its environs
Regional foci: Africa, America, Indonesia, Oceania
Thematic foci: Prehistory and early history, cultural history, rock paintings, material culture, anthropology of religion
Size of collections: ca. 121,500 volumes, 500 current journals and series, 1,800 films > Standortsystematik
Partner institutions: Exchanges with more than 185 institutions worldwide
Catalogues (books, journals, films)
- Card catalogue (literature to 1993)
- Information sheet on the database for anthropologists
- Monographs are catalogued by means of a detailed thesaurus
- The catalogues contain articles from collected volumes and journals
A small Media Library ( 0.501) is attached to the library for borrowing of equipment by members of the university.