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Within the Congress Center as well as between the Exhibition Hall 5.1 and the sessions rooms Panorama 1 to 3 accessibilty will be given.
The travel information of the Congress Center also contains information for delegates with limited mobility.
The city of Frankfurt published a guide for disabled people. A print version of this guide is availabe here:


You can watch all Clips in the Clip-Presentation-Area across from the “Stand der Verbände” in the exhibition hall. The auhors will be there on Wednesday and Thursday from 12:15 to 13.15 to answer questions.

In addition you will find the clips in the Congress-App and contemporary on our YouTube-Channel.


The cloakroom is located in the entrance foyer of the Congress Center and is liable for costs.

Closing Session

The Closing Session will take place on 02 June at 12:30 in room Illusion 1+2. All exhibitors and delegates are cordially invited.

Company Presentations

The company presentations take place on Wednesday, 31 May 2017 an Thursday, 01 June 2017 from 12:15 to 13:15.

Congress App

The Congress App is available for IPhone, Android and Windows. You can download the App from the store by searching for DBT 2017.

Congress Organiser

Berufsverband Information Bibliothek e.V. (BIB)
Verein Deutscher Bibliothekarinnen und Bibliothekare e.V. (VDB)

Congress Venue

Congress Center Frankfurt
Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1
60327 Frankfurt am Main

Educational Leave

Information on where in Germany the congress will be accepted as an educational leave can be found on the BIB e.V. page.

The recoginition of the 106th Bibliothekartag as an educational leave in all federal states of Germany is applied.


The Industry Exhibition will take place in Exhibition Hall 5.1 which is directly connected to room Harmonie.

Do not miss the Exhibition Opening on Tuesday, 30 May 2017 at 12:00!

Opening hours of the exhibition:
Tuesday, 30 May 2017: 12:00-18:00
Wednesday, 31 May 2017: 09:00-18:00
Thursday, 01 June 2017: 09:00-18:00
Friday, 02 June 2017: 09:00-12:00

Exhibition Opening

The exhibition will be opened in Exhibition Hall 5.1 on Tuesday, 30 May 2017 at 12:00. Alle delegates are welcome to participate.
The Exhibition Opening will take place at the entrance from room Harmonie to Hall 5.1.

Library Visits

During the 106. Bibliothekartag a lot of events, exccursions and inspections will take place in the libraries of Frankfurt am Main. You find the overview under “Programme- Events in the Libraries”.

Lunches and Refreshments

There are two snack bars in Exhibition Hall 5.1 and a beverage station in the foyer C2 of the Congress Center.

Opening of the Congress

The Opening Ceremony of the Congress will take place in room Panorama on Tuesday, 30 May 2017 at 18:30. Afterwards there will be a reception in the foyer of the Congress Center. A separate registration is not necessary, all exhibitors and delegates are invited. The name badge is enough for hte admission to the Opening Ceremony and the reception.


Parking lots liable for costs are available in the car park of the Maritim Hotel next to the Congress Center and in the car park of the Messeturm.


The posters will be presented in the exhibition hall on Wednesday and Thursday.
On both days between 12:15 and 13:15 the authors will be in the poster exhibition area to answer questions and give more explanations.

Public Transportation

A ticket for the public transportation system of the Rhein-Main-Verkehrsverbund (RMV) for the city of Frankfurt is included in the registration fees. It is valid from May 30 to 02 June, 2017 and includes the city of Frankfurt and Offenbach as well as the airport Frankfurt. The congress name badge also serves as ticket for the public transportation system.

Registration Counter

The registration counter is located in the entrance foyer of the Congress Center.

It is open during the following times:
Monday, 29 May 2017: 14:00 – 18:00
Tuesday, 30 May 2017: 08:00 – 18:30
Wednesday, 31 May 2017: 08:00 – 18:30
Thursday, 01 June 2017: 08:00 – 18:30
Friday, 02 June 2017: 08:00 – 12:30

Wi-Fi / Internet Access

Complimentary Wi-Fi will be available to all attendees within the Congress Center.

Please select ‘Bibliothekartag’ and enter the password 106DBT17