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The Ingeborg Rennert Library

How do I recover my password?

How do I recover a library card password for the Aleph catalog?

The initial library card password is your birth date (6 digits), i.e., the date 14.10.1980 will be typed as 141080 (no spaces or other characters). You can change your password at any time. If you forget your new password, please call the loan desk at 972-9-7781540/42 during library hours and ask for password recovery.

How do I recover a password for logging into databases?

The login password for the databases is the same as the Sheilta/Telem password. For questions regarding the password, contact the information center at 972-9-7782222 or email