Facts

Information and Services provided by TUB:

  • 484,000 volumes
  • almost 420 current scientific journals in print form, more than 29.900 electronic journals
  • ca. 25,000 printed vol. in the textbook collection, ca 38,000 e-books
  • direct access to 70,000 media in the reading area during the opening hours of 87 h/week
  • Digital DIN-Standards for inhouse use in the library, some selective international standards
  • Online-Katalog
  • Online-Datenbanken
  • Database facilities of the “Gemeinsamer Bibliotheksverbund” (GBV)
  • Information facilities in the Internet and social networks
  • Advice and Support
  • General and specialist works of reference as available stock in the reading room
  • Immediate loan of books kept in closed stacks (2013: 176,000 loans)
  • Document delivery
  • Training courses and information events, also for schools (2013: 2,100 participants)
  • Online-tutorials about Information Literacy (DISCUS) and scientific working (VISION)
  • More than 295 workplaces, therefrom 100 places for group work
  • 35 computers for catalog and internet access
  • Coin-operated photocopying machine
  • Microfilm reader printer
  • 320,000 visitors in 2013

 

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