Public library Beckum - books and much more

There are about 32 000 media available in the public library.

With us you will find:

  • Picture books
  • Comics & Mangas
  • DVDs
  • electronic media
  • Children's and youth books
  • Learning aids
  • Educational and social games
  • Novels
  • Non-fiction
  • Wii Games™
  • Newspapers and magazines

In addition, electronic media are available to you via our Bibload portal.

Joint online catalogue of the two libraries

BROCKHAUS - The world of knowledge just a click away

With the Brockhaus Encyclopaedia and the Youth Encyclopaedia you have access to the most comprehensive, editorially supervised lexical collection in the German-speaking world. All information is 100 percent citable and therefore ideally suited for preparing papers, presentations and scientific work.


Tonies in the library


Finally, they are also available in the public library.
More than 180 Tonie figures and several playback boxes have made their way into the library and are waiting for interested listeners. From Jim Knopf to Bibi Blocksberg to Wickie, there are many childhood heroes in this appealing format. Simply placed on the box, the audio system plays the corresponding audio play version.

A maximum of 2 figures can be borrowed free of charge.

Lending around the clock, also on public holidays.

Library customers have the opportunity to borrow a diverse selection of digital media free of charge without additional registration. The Onleihe offers digital books (eBooks), audio books, videos, music and magazines for download. The use is limited in time, a return is not necessary. To borrow books, you need a valid library card from one of the participating libraries. There are no further costs and no overdue fines.