Lese-Oase and Bibliothopia/Emirates Library

In the DISD libraries the pupils can borrow fiction as well as non-fiction in the form of different media.

The library team is available at any time and happy to help the pupils to find the right information and media.

For a lending the DISD school ID is mandatory.

Please read the Library regulations before using the library.



In the first week of the school year 18/19, the school books distribution takes place. Please check here to learn about the process.

Primary Library Lese-Oase

The Lese-Oase is located in primary school and holds a peaceful, engaging atmosphere for students to practice their reading skills and spend the breaks with their friends. Kindergarten groups and school classes regulary visit the library with their teachers to learn how a library works, read books together and even watch movies and craft together. The librarian Mrs Walaa Tawfik is always committed to obtain up-to-date books, CDs and DVDs about relevant topics and with educational purpose. During the book week of primary school, readings by authors, presentations, quizzes and scavenger hunts take place in the Lese-Oase.

Mrs Tawfik can be reached via bibliothek@germanschool.ae

Opening hours: Monday to Thursday: 9:20 – 9:35 Uhr, 11:10 – 11:55 Uhr, 2.10 – 2.30 Uhr

Both libraries are closed on Sundays!

Bibliothepia / Emirates Library for Secondary School

Bibliothopia in the foyer of secondary school is a large, inspiring space for students from 5th grade upwards to lend English and German-speaking novels, non-fiction as well as text books. Furthermore, workstations with access to computers are available and couches to relax during class. The librarian Mrs Carolin Delp is continuously working on making the variety of books and movies more interesting for teenagers and adults and setting up a variety of technology-based learning methods. So far, this includes a 3D-printer and Virtual Reality glasses which can be used under Mrs Delps guidance. Bibliothopia is often hosting for events, like cross-school reading contest and exchanges, readings and presentations by authors and IT Training for the students.

Mrs Carolin Delp can be reached via bibliothek@germanschool.ae


Opening hours: Monday to Thursday: 9.20 – 9.35 am, 11:55 am – 12:40 pm, 2.10 – 2.30 pm

Both libraries are closed on Sundays!