Legal notice

Please see also the central legal notice for the Ruhr University.

Responsible for the pages of the university library

Directorate of the university library
Universitätsstrasse 150,
44801 Bochum
Tel .: +49 234 32-22350
Fax: +49 234 32-14736
Email: direktion-ub(at)
Director: Dr. J. Albrecht


Digital Humanities Center of the Ruhr-Universität
E-Mail: dh-center(at)

Technical responsible

Romuald Rasel
Telefon: +49 234 32-22262
E-Mail: romuald.rasel(at)

Graphics and media design

Natalie Rosenkranz
Telefon: +49 234 32-26918
E-Mail: natalie.rosenkranz(at)

Reporting misuse: Please report any misuse, including illegal content and links, issuing from workstations or web pages from an IP-address or web presence within the domain by Email to: .

The Ruhr University is a academic university and public corporation supported by the state of North Rhine-Westphalia. It bears the name Ruhr-Universität Bochum and bears this name in the coat of arms and seal. The Ruhr University is operated on the basis of the “Hochschulgesetz” (HG) of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia (pdf-file: Hochschulfreiheitsgesetz).

The Ruhr University has the VAT ID: DE 127 056 261

The University Library (UB) of the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) is the originator of the texts on all websites that refer to this legal notice, which are all documents and files on the University Library’s WWW-server with the domain The contents are protected by copyright – copying or changing them is only permitted with the permission of the originator. This does not apply to copies of files on your own computer in order to view the pages with a browser.

Legal information:

To the extent permitted by law, the Ruhr-Universität excludes any liability for the content of the websites it publishes. The same applies to pages that are referred to by links. The Ruhr University expressly distances itself from the content of the linked pages and does not adopt them as its own.

Image rights:

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