The PRIF library owns the largest collection in the field of peace and conflict research in the German-speaking area.

The collection contains over 58,000 books in print or online, about 8,750 bound periodicals, 40,000 single issues of grey literature, 25,000 US Documents and 5,000 UN Documents. Additionally, it provides access to e-books and more than 1,100 journals under license in political science. PRIF's collection is accessible and searchable through our online catalogues.

The library serves the information needs of the PRIF researchers and is also open to the interested public during our opening hours. Regular loan and interlibrary loan are possible.


Head of library: Dr Andreas Heinemann


Tel.: 069 959104-23

Opening Hours

Die Bibliothek der HSFK (Foto: HSFK)

Monday to Thursday:
10 a.m.-1 p.m., 2-5 p.m.

Friday: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., 2-4 p.m.