Solidarity with Ukraine
We express our solidarity with the muliple and worldwide statements on the war in Ukraine, especially by the German Library Association and by Deutscher Bibliotheksverband e.V. (dbv). international library associations
Furthermore we join the Saving Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Online which was founded to combine all available forces and means to preserve cultural assets in Ukraine for further generations. active alliance
In the (opens in new tab) , one day before the Russian invasion, the association points out the relevance of libraries in the fight against fake news and desinformation. Libraries are places of education open for all. And libraries are places of safety and freedom where all people have access to information. Appeal by the Ukrainian Library Association on 23 February 2022
The University and State Library is as a place of living democracy. Since it is also the focus of to give access to reliable sources, information, and media, we set up selected ressources to countervail desinformation.