Central Library of the RGZM
The library is a central and integral part of the RGZM and one of the largest and most important special libraries on the archeology of the Old World in Europe. It contains over 170,000 media units and more than 2000 periodicals.
The Central Library of the RGZM is located in the stone hall next to the historical Electoral Palace in Mainz (entrance through the courtyard). Further library locations can be found below. The library is a reference library and public. A lending is not possible.
Archaeology and Cultural History of the Old World from the Paleolithic to the "High Middle Ages".
Special collections are in archeology and natural science, China, Ancient History of Medicine, and Coptic textiles.