English Books & Libraries in Munich Germany
2013: Oxfam in Fraunhofer- str has a small selection of
Has an English section. So do various of the sub libraries.
We occasionally bring books to give away same night. Some of
Alistair's books have moved that way. (As it's a moving
venue, no cupboard for them to go in).
A pub in Schwabing ( Twisted Bavarian, now closed ) used to
have a free English lending library, the philosophy was what
you'd normal spend on book purchase/ borrowing, you should
instead spend on food & drink at their bar :-) If you'r
interested in the concept, seek out Dori Dutton.
Volunteers collect books & magazines for social workers
to take on prison visits. Some can read English better than
German, even if not their native language. Their web at
14.02.2007 being worked on & empty, should be back up in
a month or so. Until then this from an organiser:
We collect English language books, either at church
on Sunday's or directly to me .... delivered to Stadelheim
a few at a time twice a month with magazines ... One of the
pastors and/or one of the social workers then distributes
them directly to the English speaking prisoners, and I get
the impression they are passed around amongst the
Click to email an
(& edit out the .NOSPAM bit).
that Garching Stadt- Bucherei has a CD lending
library, come to think of it, I think many do.
Commercial book shops .