Our one-of-a-kind library is specialized on the subject of death and dying. It comprises of monographs, catalogues, offprints, articles and lower cases. The library holds over 50.000 items. It is a reference library and offers working spaces for library users.
The library can be searched online via our online catalogue. There is no membership and the library is open to everyone. Hopening hours are: Tuesday–Thursday 10.00-12.00 and 12.30-15.00. Friday 10.00-13.00. Please contact us in advance if you want to use the library off those hours. After notification this can be made possible Tuesday–Thursday 8.30–16.30.

The library holds over 50 journals. Photocopies of articles can be ordered (DIN A 4 0,26 Euro, plus postage).


Arbeitsgemeinschaft Friedhof und Denkmal e.V.
Museum für Sepulkralkultur
Bibliothek (Library)
Isabel von Papen
Weinbergstraße 25-27
D-34117 Kassel

Phone ++49 (0)561 91893-21