Culture and Media

City Library

The city library offers a wide range of newspapers and magazines in English, Italian, Spanish, French and Russian. You can find books for entertainment and information as well as books on German as a foreign language. In addition, there are many books for beginners in German and a selection of novels and short stories in English, French, Spanish, Turkish, Russian and Italian. You can read the books in the library or
borrow them to take home. The children's library offers books in German, French, English and Spanish.

The city library also offers CDs and CD-ROMs you can also borrow to learn German, but also other languages such as English, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Arabic, Russian and Chinese. The DVDs and Blu-Ray disks with different language options and subtitles are also interesting for people interested in foreign languages.
The music library offers CDs from different countries in the category "World Music". There are also 10 Internet workstations in the city library.

Who will help me find my way around the library?

There are regular orientation sessions in the use of the library. If you want to get to know the library as a group, please call (0761) 2 01-22 07 to make an individual appointment for an orientation session. You can find the opening hours and more information in the Official Journal of the City of Freiburg and on the Internet at www.freiburg.de/stadtbibliothek



Volkshochschule

The Volkshochschule (VHS) is Freiburg's largest educational institution. It offers affordable adult education courses on various subjects and for different target groups.
The free program brochure is published twice a year. It is distributed to all households and is available in the VHS classrooms. More information is available on the Internet at
 www.vhs-freiburg.de



Intercultural Art and Culture


The artistic organization of intercultural diversity is an important task of city-wide cultural work. The City has its own centre to promote inter-cultural experiences and support the work of artists. Information and contact:

Culture Department of the City of Freiburg (Kulturamt der Stadt Freiburg)

Sachgebiet Interkulturelle Kunst und Kultur -
Municipal centre for artists in the area of intercultural relations

Münsterplatz 30 , 79098 Freiburg
Clementine Herzog
0761/ 2 01-21 12

Mo–Do 9–12 Uhr, 13–17 Uhr

Mo–Do 9–16 Uhr; Fr 9–14 Uhr

Services:
  • Advice for artists in implementing project ideas
  • Possible financial support (Arts Promotion)
  • Organiser and partner of intercultural art and cultural events

Books, magazines and electronic media

City Library (Stadtbibliothek)


Provision and loan of media for recreational, educational and information purposes

Münsterplatz 17 , 79098 Freiburg
0761/ 2 01-22 07

Di-Fr 10-19 Uhr; Sa 10-14 Uhr

Services:
  • Books, magazines, newspapers, music scores, city maps, digital
    media, DVDs, Blu-Ray disks, audio book CDs, music CDs, CDs and DVD-ROMs, console software and board games
  • The City Library is wheelchair-accessible

Please bring:
Please bring a valid identity card or passport to register for a library card.


Mobile Library (Fahrbibliothek)

Provision and loan of media for recreational, educational and information purposes
Various stops (see bus schedule at www.freiburg.de/stadtbibliothek)

0761/ 2 01-22 50

Anfahrt

verschiedene Haltestellen (siehe Fahrplan unter www.freiburg.de/stadtbibliothek)

Christel Karle

siehe Fahrplan unter www.freiburg.de/stadtbibliothek

Services:
  • Books, magazines, digital media, DVDs, audio book CDs, music CDs, CDs and DVD-ROMs, console software and board games
  • The Mobile Library is wheelchair-accessible.

Please bring:
Please bring a valid identity card or passport to register for a library card.


District Library Haslach (Stadtteilbibliothek Haslach)


Provision and loan of media for recreational, educational and information purposes

Staudingerstraße 10 , 79115 Freiburg
0761/ 2 01-22 61

Di-Fr 13-18 Uhr

Services:
  • Books, magazines, newspapers, digital media, DVDs, Blu-Ray disks, audio book CDs, music CDs, CDs and DVD-ROMs and console software
  • The District Library is wheelchair-accessible

Please bring:
Please bring a valid identity card or passport to register for a library card.


District Library Mooswald (Stadtteilbibliothek Mooswald)

Provision and loan of media for recreational, educational and information purposes

Falkenbergerstraße 21 , 79110 Freiburg
0761/ 2 01-22 80

Di, Fr 9-13; Mi 14-18; Do 9-18 Uhr

Services:

  • Books, magazines, newspapers, digital media, DVDs, Blu-Ray disks, audio book CDs, music CDs, CDs and DVD-ROMs and console software
  • The District Library is wheelchair-accessible.

Please bring:
Please bring a valid identity card or passport to register for a library card.


Rieselfeld District Media Library for Children and Youths (Kinder- und Jugendmediothek Rieselfeld)

Provision and loan of media for recreational, educational and information purposes

Falkenbergerstraße 21 , 79110 Freiburg
0761/ 2 01-22 80

Di, Fr 9-13; Mi 14-18; Do 9-18 Uhr

Services:
  • Books, magazines, newspapers, digital media, DVDs, audio book CDs, music CDs, CDs and DVD-ROMs, console software and board games
  • The children’s and youth media library is wheelchair-accessible.

Please bring:
Please bring a valid identity card or passport to register for a library card.


Newspapers and Magazines

InZeitung


A multicultural newspaper, published by Inforum e. V. Freiburg. It is published three to four times a year and is enclosed with the Official Journal.

Vaubanallee 45 , 79100 Freiburg
Viktoria Balon

Newspaper for Turkish Readers (Zeitung für türkeistämmige Leserschaft)

Baden Haber - For more information, go to


Quarterly magazine in Italian and German (Vierteljährliche Zeitschrift in italienischer und deutscher Sprache)

Il friburghese - For more information, go to


Magazine focusing on Brazil (Zeitschrift mit dem Fokus Brasilien)

Published twice a year by Brasilieninitiative Freiburg
Brazil News
For more information, go to


Original Films

Community cinema in the "Alter Wiehrebahnhof" (Kommunales Kino im alten Wiehrebahnhof)

Urachstraße 40 , 79102 Freiburg
0761/ 70 90 33

CinemaxX

Bertoldstraße 50 , 79098 Freiburg
040 80 80 69 69 (Täglich von 10-21 Uhr; zzgl. € 0,70 Aufschlag je Karte)

Friedrichsbau cinema (Friedrichsbau-Lichtspiele)

Kaiser-Joseph-Straße 268 , 79098 Freiburg
0761/ 3 60 31

Harmonie Kino Freiburg

Grünwälderstraße 14-16 , 79098 Freiburg
0761/ 3 86 65 21

Foreign Language Broadcasts

Radio Dreyeckland

IAS editorial office – in other languages

Adlerstraße 12 , 79098 Freiburg
0761/ 32 03 24 (nur am Wochenende)

SWR International

Editorial staff for migration and integration

Neckarstraße 230 , 70190 Stuttgart

Legend

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Contact Person

Phone

Fax

Consulting Hours

Opening Hours

Internet

Languages


Editorial Office and Contact

Amt für Migration und Integration
Abteilung 2 - Integration
Berliner Allee 1
79114 Freiburg
migration@stadt.freiburg.de
Fax: 0761 / 201-6493

Herr Arne Scholz
Tel. 0761/ 201- 6343arne.scholz@stadt.freiburg.de