Essential at a Glance
A reader's pass is required for borrowing media.
Please bring your passport for registration and issuing the pass.
Parents or legal guardians must sign the registration form for children and young people up to age 18.
Loan and Extensions of Loan Periods
4 weeks for books
2 weeks for audio books, CDs, games, and magazines
1 week for DVDs
The loan period may be extended by contacting the library in person, by phone, by e-mail or online (for online extension, call up “Konto” on our homepage, and enter the number of the reader's pass and the date of birth as password).
The loan period for DVDs and for media reserved for other readers cannot be extended.
Books which are not available in the library stock of Korntal and Münchingen can be provided from an external library for a fee.
For students and for work institutions, loan is free of charge.
For adults, you can choose between charges of € 0.80 for single items, € 4.00 for three months, or
€ 14.00 for one year (valid as of 2014 until further notice)
Charge for delayed return of media:
From calendar day 7 after due date of return, the charge for delayed return is € 0.80 per loan item and week, plus mailing costs if applicable.
A laptop and printer as well as free WLAN are available for writing and printing, e. g. for gob applications, for mailing and surfing on the internet as well as for working with the e-learning
Further provisions are stipulated in the Terms for Internet Use.
The computer catalogue can be used for checking the library stock on site or from your home computer. It can also be used for administering your library account, extending the loan period of items you have borrowed, and reserving items out on loan to other library users.
The respective pages are available on our Homepage.
tab “Konto” (account) and “Medienbestand online” (library stock online).
Onleihe (Online Loan)
With a valid reader`s pass of the City Library of Korntal-Münchingen in conjunction with payment of the loan charges for three months or one year, you may also use the online library of the County of Ludwigsburg offering a library stock of more than 20,000 items.
The „Freundeskreis der Stadtbücherei Korntal-Münchingen e.V. “ (Friends of the City Library
of Korntal-Münchingen) supports the city libraries by suggestions and ideas as well as by purchasing desired loan items and by active involvement and assistance in special projects.
The club arranges media bazaars and reading events.
Become a member of the Freundeskreis and support your library.
Activities and Events
For children at primary school age, we offer our „Lesedrachen“, event (reading aloud) at regular intervals.
Dates and information about activities and events are published by posters, on our homepage, on the Amtsblatt (free official gazette of Korntal-Münchingen), and the municipal schedule of events.
Online library of the County of Ludwigsburg: www.onlinebibliothek-lb.de
Addresses and Opening Hours
Library at Korntal
Pestalozziweg / Stadthalle
Tel. 0711 / 83 86 633
FAX 0711 / 83 50 673
Library at Münchingen
Kirchgasse 4 / Widdumhof
Tel. 07150 / 92 07 15 31
FAX 07150 / 92 07 15 29