Digital reading and borrowing with "Franken Onleihe"

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eBooks, eAudios, eVideos, ePaper and eMagazines - discover the inspiring variety. With Franken Onleihe you have the opportunity to borrow books and audio books at home or on the road.

Borrowing is easy with your library card without additional costs.

Tip: It is particularly convenient to use via tablet or smartphone.
Download the free Onleihe app from the App Store (for Apple) or the Google Play Store (for Android).

How to use the Onleihe?
Click here for the detailed help page of Onleihe.

Digital reading and borrowing with "Franken Onleihe"

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Brockhaus provides you with reliable answers - comprehensible, multimedia, structured. All information can be cited and is ideally suited for preparing papers, presentations and scientific work. Access the content from anywhere via browser or Brockhaus app.

You can access the following databases:

  • Brockhaus Encyclopedia:
    The most comprehensive editorially supervised lexical collection in the German-speaking world.

  • Brockhaus Youth Encyclopedia:
    lively knowledge transfer, for young people online, of course

  • Brockhaus Children's Encyclopaedia::
    the world of knowledge for children from 7 to 10 years of age

  • Brockhaus online course for pupils::
    Learning content for 5th to 10th grade in the subjects German, English, French, Latin and mathematics

Login Brockhaus:
Please select Stadtbücherei Forchheim as your institution and enter your library card number and password.

Digital reading and borrowing with "Franken Onleihe"

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At www.franken.overdrive.com, we offer you another platform for e-media in addition to the Franken-Onleihe. The offer includes German-language e-audios and English-language e-books for children, young people and adults.

This is how you can use OverDrive:

How OverDrive works?

Click here for OverDrive's detailed help page.

Munzinger: Knowledge that counts

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The Munzinger databases provide you with reliable, citable, up-to-date and editorially checked content. You can access the following databases:

  • Person-Encyclopedia
  • Country-Encyclopedia
  • Kindlers Encyclopedia of Literature
  • Critical encyclopedia of contemporary German literature

Login Munzinger:
Please select Stadtbücherei Forchheim as your library and enter the number of your library card and your password.

NEW: E-learning with "Franken Onleihe"

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The Franken-Onleihe offers an extensive selection of online learning content. Expand your knowledge with the help of digital video courses that you can use around the clock and from anywhere.
  • LinkedIn Learning: The learning platform offers an extensive selection of online video courses in the areas of business and software skills, creativity and productivity, leadership and management, image editing and photography, communication and presentation, computer science, web design, and many more.
  •  LinguaTV: Effective foreign language training with the online platform LinguaTV. You can learn English, French, Italian, Spanish and German as a foreign language.

How can I use the offer? As an active member of the library, you can use courses free of charge via the Franken-Onleihe.