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We have one goal: To provide one of the world's best mathematics libraries.

The library of the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences is offering its services mainly to the institute’s scientists. Of course, it is open to all interested visitors.

For institute members:For visitors:
  • access the library website and our licensed eResources via
  • register with us and get your library card in the E3 section during office hours
  • use the library and borrow books during the institute’s opening hours: 8 a.m. - 11 p.m.
  • contact the reception to use the library and its services during office hours
    (Inselstraße 22, 3rd floor)
  • unfortunately, the books can only be used inside the library

Office hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Don’t hesitate to contact us: library[at]

Enjoy the benefits of an excellent and inspiring research environment and a dedicated library team including our young talents.

Ingo Brüggemann
Head of Library

Britta Schneemann

Katarzyna Baier

Vocational training

Our library regularly trains “specialists for media and information services specializing in librarianship”. Find more information here.

All our trainee positions are currently filled. We ask you to please refrain from applying.

Access to internal services

EZproxy - allows institute members to globally access the library catalogue and our licensed eResources (eBooks, eJournals and databases)

Library catalogue - accessible from inside the MPG or the University of Leipzig

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New Institute Publications


Journal Articles

Changat, M. ; Narasimha-Shenoi, P. G. and P. F. Stadler: Axiomatic characterization of transit functions of weak hierarchies. The art of discrete and applied mathematics, 2 (2019) 1, 1[DOI][FREELINK]

Brugallé, E. ; Mikhalkin, G. ; Risler, J. and K. Shaw: Non-existence of torically maximal hypersurfaces. Algebra i analiz, 30 (2018) 1, p. 20-31[ARXIV][FREELINK]

Ye, B. ; Wang, Z. ; Li-Jost, X. and S. Fei: Quantum Fisher information and coherence in one-dimensional XY spin models with Dzyaloshinsky-Moriya interactions. Science in China : physics, mechanics and astronomy, 61 (2018), 110312[DOI][ARXIV]

Conti, S. ; Goldman, M. ; Otto, F. and S. Serfaty: A branched transport limit of the Ginzburg-Landau functional. Journal de l'ecole polytechnique : mathématiques, 5 (2018), p. 317-375[DOI][ARXIV]

Diez, T. and J. Huebschmann: Yang-Mills moduli spaces over an orientable closed surface via Fréchet reduction. Journal of geometry and physics, 132 (2018), p. 393-414[DOI][ARXIV]

Laux, T. B. and T. M. Simon: Convergence of the Allen-Cahn equation to multiphase mean curvature flow. Communications on pure and applied mathematics, 71 (2018) 8, p. 1597-1647 MIS-Preprint: 37/2016[DOI][ARXIV]

Mehta, A. : Storing and retrieving long-term memories : cooperation and competition in synaptic dynamics. Advances in Physics : X, 3 (2018) 1, p. 755-789[DOI]


Chen, J. ; Vemulapalli, S. and L. Zhang: Computing unit groups of curves. [ARXIV]

Wrobel, M. : Divisor class groups of rational trinomial varieties. [ARXIV]

Ilten, N. and M. Wrobel: Khovanskii-Finite valuations, rational curves, and torus actions. [ARXIV]

Academic Theses

Blasi, D. E.: Linguistic diversity through data. Dissertation, Universität Leipzig, 2018[FREELINK]

Pederzani, N. : On the spin cobordism invariance of the homotopy type of the space R^inv(M). Dissertation, Universität Leipzig, 2018[FREELINK]

Gupta, V. : Limit multiplicity problem. Dissertation, Universität Leipzig, 2018[FREELINK]
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