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German Centre of Gerontology (Deutsches Zentrum für Altersfragen / DZA)
GeroLit: Online Catalogue of the German Centre of Gerontology Library


The entire holdings of the library are included in the catalogue.

Main knowledge fields are:

  • sociological and psychological gerontology
  • social and behavioural sciences
  • cultural studies
  • ageing
  • elderly care
  • old people's welfare and policy

Furthermore the library stock is completed by three special collections:

  • a collection of textbooks for students in social or nursing professions
  • a collection of reports and studies in the field of elderly care and old people's welfare and policy published by the German Federal States
  • a literary consideration of ageing

Other ways of obtaining literature:

The library is a reference library only and is not a member of any inter-lending network.
There are private study areas, computers and a copier available.

Deutsches Zentrum für Altersfragen - Bibliothek[]Manfred-von-Richthofen-Str. 2[]12101 Berlin
e-mail: contact[] internet: DZA-Library
phone: + 49 (0) 30 - 260 740 80