Baden-Württemberg is a state in southwest Germany, east of the Rhine, which forms the border with France.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.
Karlsruhe (formerly Carlsruhe) is the second-largest city in the state of Baden-Württemberg, in southwest Germany, near the French-German border.
Legal deposit is a legal requirement that a person or group submit copies of their publications to a repository, usually a library.
This is a list of the state libraries (Landesbibliothek) for each of the Länder of the Federal Republic of Germany. These libraries hold the right for legal deposit for the publications in their respective state.
A universal library is a library with universal collections.
The State Library of Württemberg (Württembergische Landesbibliothek or WLB) is a large library in Stuttgart, Germany, which traces its history back to the ducal public library of Württemberg founded in 1765.