The library occasionally organizes exhibitions based on different topics, often in collaboration with the JFK-Institute.

Current exhibition:

  • Presidential election posters (since June 2016)

Past exhibitions:

  • John F. Kennedy (memorabilia, newspaper articles, Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften, 2011)
  • A Flickr View of America: User Generated Visual Archives (digital presentation, Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften, 2012) 
  • The Machine in the Garden (reproductions of paintings, generously provided and supported by the Terra Foundation for American Art, 2013-2014)
  • Audre Lorde - The Berlin Years (photo exhibition June 2014 - June 2015)
  • American family photography (photo exhibition June 2015 - June 2016)

Furthermore the library presents books monthly on a specific topic as well as a selection of its new acquisitions.