Learning and working at TIB

TIB offers facilities tailored to your different needs: group study rooms for shared learning, quiet reading desks for individual learning, as well as sufficient space to enjoy a well-earned break. Thanks to our comprehensive advisory services and courses, as well as modern technical equipment, you can be sure that you will be well cared for and looked after when learning and working on our premises.

Sites and opening hours

TIB has five sites with different specialist focal areas that are open for up to 102 hours a week.

Reading desks and technical equipment

Our premises: a modern, user-oriented study environment.

Room reservation

Students at Leibniz Universität Hannover can reserve rooms and workstations at two TIB sites.


Make consultation appointments on a variety of topics related to scientific working.

Attend courses

TIB offers numerous courses concerning all aspects of academic work, introductions to using the library and customised courses for groups by arrangement.


Our e-learning offers provide support on topics such as how to use the library, searching for information and reference management.

Information and advice

How and where can I get hold of the specialist literature I require? Who can I contact?

Reference management

Reference management programmes help you keep track of your references.