Information according to § 5 TMG


Service provider:

Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt
Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 1
60323 Frankfurt am Main


As a university of the State of Hesse, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main is a foundation under public law with legal capacity (§ 81 HHG).

Legal Representative: The President of Goethe University, Prof. Dr. Enrico Schleiff
Legal Oversight: Hessisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst, Rheinstr. 23-25, 65185 Wiesbaden.
Jurisdiction: Frankfurt am Main
USt-IdNr.: DE 114 110 511
Tax ID: 04 522 658 002



Email: info @

Postal Adress
Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
60629 Frankfurt



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Goethe University does not guarantee their completeness or suitability for specific purposes. The use of the content provided on the Internet pages is at the sole risk of the user.


Note on the problem of external links

These own contents are to be distinguished from cross-references (“links”) to the contents provided by the other institutions of the university as well as other providers. Links” are always “living” (dynamic) references. When the links were first set up, the Goethe University’s web editors checked the external content to see whether it might give rise to any civil or criminal liability. However, it does not constantly check the content referred to in the central information offering of the Goethe University’s central administration on the WWW for changes that could give rise to a new responsibility. If it determines or is informed by others that a specific offer to which it has provided a link triggers civil or criminal liability, it will remove the reference to this offer.


Storage of access data

When requesting data from the central information service of the Goethe University central administration on the WWW, no access data is stored.