Your account

You can view all borrowed items, fees etc. in your online user account. Access your account via FILIP.

To log in you need your library card number and password. You can choose your own password when you complete the application form or obtain an initial password from the service desk.

Password functions / forgotten password

You need your library card number and password

  • to borrow items at the self-service check-out stations.
  • to view all borrowed or reserved items in your user account in FILIP. You may also change the password or renew the loan period.
  • to log in at computers with internet access in the library.

If you forget your password, you can request a new one by clicking on “Passwort vergessen?” (Forgotten password?) provided that your email address is registered in your user account. For Fulda University students this is always their university email address!

Your user account contains the following information:

Checked Out items, renewHere you can see all current loans and their due date, and you can renew loan periods. (To confirm renewals, you must enter your password again!).
Holds and reservationsList of all reserved or ordered items from the closed stacks, also all items waiting to be collected from the reservation shelf.
Your interlibrary loan dataIf you are registered for interlibrary loans, all information and borrowed items are listed here.
FinesList of any unpaid fines.
ProfileYour contact information. This is where you can change your email address (not possible for students) and password.
My searchesList of all searches you have carried out in FILIP after logging in as well as previous saved searches.
FavouritesAll saved hits from your searches. You can print or export them to a reference management system.

Contact info


+49 661 9640-9810/-9850