TIB Annual Report 2020
Interesting facts about library life, news from research and development, more about TIB projects, activities and events can be found in our TIB Annual Report 2020
An online review of the year 2020 from the TIB's perspective and what the TIB has achieved can be found in our "Highlights of the year"
The information procurement and publishing behaviour of researchers in the natural sciences and engineering (PDF: 544.0 KB) Evaluation of a survey focusing on non-textual material
User survey 2018 (PDF: 3.1 MB) Final report on the survey conducted by the German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB) among members of Leibniz Universität Hannover (LUH) (only in German).
What are the benefits of Open Access? The TIB study “Wirkungen von Open Access. Literaturstudie über empirische Arbeiten 2010–2021” (Effects of Open Access. Literature study of empirical works 2010-2021) by David Hopf, Sarah Dellmann, Christian Hauschke and Marco Tullney confirms the benefits and and dispels reservations.
What is the importance of textbooks in higher education teaching today? This question is answered by the study "Bedeutung, Nutzung und Zugang zu Lehrbüchern an Hochschulen" (Significance, Use and Access to Textbooks at Universities), which was conducted by the German Center for Higher Education and Science Research (DZHW) in cooperation with TIB on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).
TIB – Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology and University Library (PDF: 5.2 MB) German information centre for the digitisation of science and technology
TIB Strategy 2018-2022 (PDF: 550.7 KB) The German National Library of Science and Technology in digital change - our strategic guidelines and objectives