Conference Registration

Admission Fee (in Euro)

Conference: 100,00 EUR
Conference plus Workshop: 150,00 EUR

(includes all coffee breaks and lunch for both conference days)

Travel Grants

Non-German conference participants can apply for a grant from BI-International, the standing committee at the German National Association of Library and Information Associations Bibliothek & Information Deutschland (BID). It provides financial support for congress attendances in Germany with German government funding. For more information see


Bürgerhaus Wilhelmsburg
Mengestraße 20
21107 Hamburg
Phone: +49 (0)40-75 20 17-0
Fax: +49 (0)40-75 20 17-10
E-Mail: info(at)


Foto: Bürgerhaus Wilhelmsburg


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Travel Information

Arriving at Hamburg Airport (Fuhlsbüttel):

The airport is directly connected to Hamburgs public transport (HVV). The metro line S1 (towards Blankenese/Wedel) departs every ten minutes from the airport to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof.

Arriving at Hamburg Hauptbahnhof (main station):

From here take metro line S3 (towards Neugraben / Stade oder Buxtehude) or S31 (towards Harburg Rathaus / Neugraben) to Wilhelmsburg Station. Travel time from Hauptbahnhof to Wilhelmsburg is approximately ten minutes. Arriving at Wilhelmsburg please take Metrobus 13 (towards Veddel) or Bus 154 (towards Bahnhof Harburg) and get off at Wilhelmsburg Rathaus (two stops).

You can also go by foot from Wilhelmsburg Station to Bürgerhaus Wilhelmsburg. Coming out of the metro station, take the bridge that crosses the rails and go straight on for about 1 kilometer. It is a 10 minute walk.


For hotel recommendations and reservation please use the following booking tool.

Conference dinner on Tuesday, 26 November


Bei den St. Pauli Landungsbrücken 3
20359 Hamburg
Phone: +49 (0)40 - 44 40 500 114

Please consider that the conference dinner is based on individual payment.


The Blockbräu is located directly at the Elbe river, less than 5 minutes from the public transport station Landungsbrücken. You can reach the station using the metro lines S1, S3 or U3. There is also sufficient parking space alongside the Landungsbrücken (jetties) and in the adjoining streets.

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Hamburg City Information


organized by:


Bürgerhaus Wilhelmsburg
Mengestr. 20
21107 Hamburg


Joachim Neubert
Tel. +49-(0)40-42834462
E-Mail: j.neubert(at)

Adrian Pohl
Tel. +49-(0)221-40075235
E-Mail: swib(at)

Twitter: #swib13