TIB Technik/Naturwissenschaften (Science/Technology)

Here you will find items of relevance for studying technical or science subjects. In the reading rooms, propadeutic literature is shelved by classification; virtually all books may be borrowed. The remaining collections are kept in closed stacks. Orders for items can be placed via the TIB Portal using the search setting "TIB for Leibniz Universität Hannover".

What can be found where?

Facilities

Information Desk

The Information Desk provides support in the search for literature and on how to use our technical infrastructure.
If you require subject-specific information, do not hesitate to contact the specialised departments. They will provide advice on the in-depth search for scientific literature and on searching databases.

Barrier-free accessibility at the site

An automatic door that can be opened at the touch of a button is located to the left of the main entrance. The facilities on the ground floor are accessible to users with restricted mobility. A height-adjustable computer workstation is also available for use there. In order to visit the upper floors, please ask a member of staff at the information desk to give you a transponder for accessing the internal lifts. Doors to the respective floors can be opened electromechanically at the touch of a button. A barrier-free WC is located on the ground floor. Two disabled parking spaces are available on the library’s staff car park, accessible via the approach from Wilhelm-Busch-Straße.

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday: 08:00–22:00
Patents and Standards reading room: Monday to Friday 09:00-16:30

Every day before 09:00 and on Saturdays from 18:00, visitors can only use the reading rooms, and items can be borrowed and returned. The Closed Stacks, the Information Desk and Registration Desk are not manned. All library sites remain closed on public holidays in Lower Saxony, on Christmas Eve (24 December) and New Year's Eve (31 December).

Address and how to reach us

TIB Technik/Naturwissenschaften (Science/Technology) site, Welfengarten 1 B, 30167 Hannover
Postal deliveries: Postfach 60 80, 30060 Hannover