Trier: Erweiterung der Öffnungszeiten in der UB – und noch mehr …

Reich, Dieter
February 2008
Bibliotheksdienst;feb2008, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p220
Trade Publication
The article discusses changes at the library of the University of Trier, Germany. In particular, changes to the hours of the library are noted. Furthermore, the addition of a night-time security service is discussed and security rounds will be increased throughout the library. Incidents are to be documented and reported in an attempt to create a safe place for students.


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