Policies of the TIB

The TIB – and thus also its employees – is committed to open science and sustainable data handling in various policies and guidelines. 

In its Open Access policy, the TIB is committed to Open Access and supports Open Access publications by its employees. In its Preservation Policy, the TIB is committed to maintaining the long-term availability of its collections. In its guidelines on research data management and open data publication, the TIB emphasises the importance of research data in the scientific knowledge process and the potential for its subsequent use.