Using the University Archives

The University Archives are open to all interested persons for academic and private research.

Our staff will be happy to support you in your research.

To ensure a smooth and effective visit to the archive, please register in advance.

You can find an overview of our holdings in the database Findbuch.

Please note that the use of archival records is subject to legal protection periods (see Archives Act State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Moreover, only indexed holdings can be used.

You may take photographs of archival records for personal use, if conservation and/or legal concerns do not prevent this. However, you may not publish or distribute these photos.

To search for biographical information on Rostock University professors, you can use the Catalogus Professorum Rostochiensium.