Dr. Jürgen Warmbrunn

Warmbrunn , Dr. Jürgen
Research Library
Head of Department
Herder-Institut
Gisonenweg 5-7
35037 Marburg
+49 6421 184-150 | +49 6421 184-139

About

ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4424-0914
    Studied Slavic Studies, East European History, English Studies and Finnish Language and Literature in Münster, Prague and Helsinki
    1992Dr. phil. University of Münster
    1993-1995Training for higher service at the academic libraries of the state of Baden-Württemberg (Constance and Cologne)
    1995-1999    Director of acquisitions and expert in languages and literature, art and music at the university library of the Europa University, Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)
    since 1999head of the research library at the Herder Institute
    since 2005

    associate director and board member of the Herder Institute

Areas of work

  • Library history, particularly East Central Europe
  • library-related specialist terminology in North and East European languages
  • Czech history of literature and ideas in the 19th and 20th centuries
  • Traces of Russian academic and cultural life in Germany and the Czech Republic
  • Robert William Seton-Watson and Czechoslovakia
  • Postage stamps as indicators of the historical, political and cultural identity of East Europe

Committees and Memberships

  • since 2002 Chairman of the Working Group of Libraries and Documentation Authorities on East, East-Central and South-East European Research
  • 2004-2012 Chairman of the Working Group of Specialized Libraries / Sektion 5 im DBV
  • Since 2009 Secretary of the international working group Bibliotheca Baltica
  • Member of the HeBIS network council
  • Member of the HeBIS specialized working group “Historic Holdings”
  • Member of the HeBIS specialized working group “Portal”
  • 2007-2013 Member of the International Advisory Board of the journal “Solanus: international journal for the study of the printed and written word in Russia and East-Central Europe”
  • Since 2018 Member of the editorial team of the Czech library journals “Knihovna: knihovnická revue” and “Knihovna plus”
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Sorb Institute Bautzen/Cottbus
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Institute for Danube-Swabian History and Regional Studies (IDGL) Tübingen
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the specialist information service (FID) “East, East Central, South-east Europe” at the Bavarian State Library Munich
  • Member of the advisory board of the Working Group for Specialized Libraries (ASpB)
  • Member of the Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies (AABS)
  • Member of the Working Group of Libraries and Documentation Authorities on East, East-Central and South-East European Research (ABDOS)
  • Member of the Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES)
  • Honorary member of the Working Group for Specialized Libraries (ASpB)
  • Member of the Johann Gottfried Herder Research Council
  • Corresponding Member of the Historic Commission for the Czech Lands
  • Member of the Society of German Librarians
  • Member of the Akademie Mitteleuropa e.V.

Publications


  • mit Jadwiga Warmbrunn (Hrsg.): Die Kraft der digitalen Unordnung. 32. Arbeits- und Fortbildungstagung der ASpB e.V., Sektion 5 im Deutschen Bibliotheksverband, 22. bis 25. September 2009 in der Universität Karlsruhe, Karslruhe 2011.
  • Archiwum Fedora Sommera jako część zbiorów Biblioteki Naukowej Instytutu Herdera w Marburgu, in: Śladami Fedora Sommera / Auf den Spuren Fedor Sommers, Stowarzyszenie W Cieniu Lipy Czarnoleskiej (ed.), Wrocław 2015, pp 14-21.
  • mit Ursula Flitner und Jadwiga Warmbrunn (Hrsg.): Kooperation versus Eigenprofil? 31. Arbeits- u. Fortbildungstagung der ASpB e.V. Sektion 5 im DBV, Karlsruhe 2008.
  • mit Norbert Kersken (ed.): Schlesien im Mittelalter Siedlung - Kirche - Urkunden. Ausgewählte Aufsätze von Winfried Irgang, Studien zur Ostmitteleuropaforschung Band 17, Marburg 2007.
  • Englische lexikalische Entlehnungen im Wortschatz der tschechischen Gegenwartssprache (publication of the Slavic-Baltic department of the University of Münster, 3), Münster 1994, 406 S.
  • Die Slawische Bibliothek in Prag: Beiträge zur Geschichte einer slawistischen Spezialbibliothek, Cologne 1995 (Assessorarbeit, University of Applied Sciences Cologne, faculty of Library and Information Sciences).