With a total of approximately 20.000 volumes, our unique library offers an access to literature on psychoanalysis, psychotherapy and psychosomatics in German and English.

Literature on neighbouring topics like sociology, social psychology und cultural theory is also available.

The first editions of the „IPV“ (Internationaler Psychoanalytischer Verlag, Vienna, 1919-1938) and early journals on psychoanalysis are among our most valuable collections.

Currently we subscribe to 40 journals and hold about 200 titles in our archives.

By means of our online-catalogue you can search our collections. All materials are listed. We also offer an index to our current and archived journals in alphabetical order.

Please note: the library of the Sigmund-Freud-Institute is a reference library.


Our opening hours are as follows:

Tue  10-13 14 – 18:30
Wed  10-13 14 – 18:30
Thu  10-13 14 – 18:30
Fri  08-13 14 – 16:30

If you have any questions, please contact:

Beatrix Blecker
Myliusstr. 20
60323 Frankfurt