Bibliotheken der Stadt Mainz


The Public Library – Anna Seghers gives people of all ages free access to information and knowledge.
Non-fiction and fiction, sheet music, films, magazines, audio books, large print books and music CDs are available for loan.
We offer research facilities and Internet access at all locations, and free Wi-Fi in the Central Library.
Online catalogues make it possible to search for the offer quickly and easily at any time.



News January 16 2024

2024 Dublin Literary Award Longlist Revealed

With books nominated by 80 libraries from 35 countries, 4 novels by Irish authors are in the running for the €100,000 prize sponsored by Dublin City Council
News November 28 2023

2024 Dublin Literary Award Judges Announced

Meet our judging panel for 2024 Dublin Literary Award
Video June 2 2023

Highlights from the 2023 Dublin Literary Award Ceremony

Katja Oskamp and translator Jo Heinrich win the prize for Marzahn, Mon Amour.
Video May 26 2023

2023 Award Winners in Conversation with Rick O’Shea

Author, Katja Oskamp and translator, Jo Heinrich in conversation.


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