Related Activities

Plan to arrive in Germany early to take advantage of these opportunities for symposium registrants:

Monday, October 9, 2017

  • Visit Harrassowitz (library materials vendor), in Wiesbaden, 9:30 am or 1:30 pm
  • Tour Frankfurt Public Central Library, 3:00 - 4:30 pm

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

  • Tour Germany National Library, Frankfurt  10:00 am
  • Visit Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) newspaper
    • Welcome and introduction to FAZ, tour of archive, discussion with members of FAZ editorial team, 3:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Tour of the printing facility in Mörfelden (FAZ will provide transportation by bus to Mörfelden and back), 5:00 - 7:00 pm

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

  • Attend Book Fair orientation at the Frankfurt University Library, then proceed to Fair with colleagues, 8:30 - 10:00 am
  • Attend sponsored evening event for members of ACRL's European Studies Section, by separate invitation

Thursday, October 12, 2017

  • Visit the International Librarians Reception at the Book Fair, 5:30 pm

REGISTER for visits and tours here:

Email for details or if you have any questions.  All events are free for symposium registrants, but some have limited space.  Guests accompanying registrants will be welcome if space is available.

Please check the Frankfurt Area Guide for many other cultural activities in Frankfurt during the week.