BibApp provides access to the library catalogue and user account with smart phones and tablets. BibApp is available for iOS and Android and can be downloaded free of charge from iTunes  or Google Play (Search for: bibapp lg)-


  • Your Account: View all your current loans and reservations, loan extensions, cancellations of reservations, and unpaid fines.
  • Search: Search in the catalogues of local and affiliated libraries, also as basis for your own memory lists. Local catalogue: Possibility to order titles from the items in storage, as well as check if the works you borrowed have been reserved by another user. Catalogue of affiliated libraries: View available copies sorted by distance.
  • Create lists: Save titles while searching.
  • Info: Contact details, location information, Imprint, news from the blog of the Media and Information Centre.
  • Options: Possibility to permanently store access data for your account.

BibApp was developed as part of a joint project of the Hildesheim and Lüneburg university libraries and was funded by the Ministry of Science and Culture of Lower Saxony. The source code of the software is available under an open source license. You will find further information about BibApp in the GBV-Wiki.