Barbara Schneider-Kempf
Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz (Berlin State Library)
  • Brain City Berlin
Quote Barbara Schneider-Kempf

Scientists of the world, come to Berlin and do research at this library: the Berlin State Library!

Brain City Berlin Ambassador: Barbara Schneider-Kempf (Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz (Berlin State Library))

 

Director General of the Berlin State Library

 

 

Interview

How long have you lived in Berlin?

Since 1991.

 

Why did you choose Berlin?

Because I wanted to help shape the new Berlin - with the state library as its center for intellectual literature!

 

What excites you about Berlin?

Research and culture in Berlin - rich tradition, inspiring present and promising future.

 

What are your private interests and hobbies?

Modern art, architecture and classical music.

 

What is your personal message for Berlin as a center for science?

Scientists of the world, come to Berlin and do research at this library: the Berlin State Library!