News from the library

  • 2017/03/26

    New opening hours and service time from April 1st, 2017

    As of April 1st, 2017 the ULB Stadtmitte will open daily at 08:00 a.m. and close at 01:00 a.m., the Research Reading Rooms will reduce the opening hours and will close daily at 9 p.m. The ULB Lichtwiese will reduce opening hours on Saturdays and will open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

  • 2017/03/21

    Working and study rooms – ULB Stadtmitte and ULB Lichtwiese

    Reservations for the working and study rooms at the ULB Stadtmitte and at the ULB Lichtwiese will be available starting at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday March 28th 2017. Reservations are limited, once the capacity is reached the application form will no longer be available.

  • 2017/03/20

    New e-book packages

    The ULB purchased the Morgan & Claypool “Synthesis” e-books collection and also the e-book collection „Mathematics and Statistics“ by Springer.

  • 2017/03/08

    “The Golden Bull of Emperor Charles IV 1356–2016”

    Die Goldene Bulle Kaiser Karls IV. von 1356

    On the occasion of the 660 th anniversary of the Golden Bull, the most important constitutional document of the Holy Roman Empire, and the 700th birthday of Emperor Charles IV, the ULB dedicates an exhibition to the copy assigned to the Archbishop of Cologne held by the library.

  • 2017/03/01

    Exhibition of archive records of Architect Otto Bartning

    Otto Bartning, Konstanzer Kirche, Entwurf Außenansicht, Kohle auf Transparentpapier, Format 77 x 66 cm (Foto: Till Ottinger)

    In cooperation with the Academy of Arts in Berlin and the Communal Gallery of Arts in Karlsruhe the TU Darmstadt conceived a large retrospective of the Architect Otto Bartning (1883 – 1959).

  • 2017/01/24

    Open access publishing fund

    Since January 1st 2017 the TU Darmstadt finances the publication of current research results of its members in fee-based open access journals. For detailed information see www.ulb.tu-darmstadt.de/oa-fonds.

  • 2017/01/18

    EndNote-Version X8 now available

    The ULB has licensed the new version X8 of EndNote for Windows and Macintosh. TU members can download the new version of the reference management software from the ULB website. The ULB offers also regular workshops for using EndNote. For questions please contact .

  • 2017/01/09

    EDC provides information about the current Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union

    Malta will hold the rotating EU Council presidency from January to July 2017. Its presidency will conclude the current trio presidency composed of the Netherlands, Slovakia and Malta. For more information please visit the website of the European Documentation Centre.

  • 2017/01/09

    Scopus, Reaxys and Springer Materials available

    Starting from now three new databases are available in TUfind and DBIS, the local database information system. All electronic resources are accessible within the IP range of the TU Darmstadt (including wi-fi via Eduroam) and for TU-members via VPN from outside.

  • 2017/01/04

    Guided tours and workshops

    ULB events in winter semester:
    Bibliotheks(ein)führungen, Literaturrecherche, Einführung in Datenbankrecherchen, Literaturverwaltung mit Citavi, EndNote und Zotero. All courses are held in German. Calendar of events

  • 2016/12/12

    Loeb Classic Library now available

    The ULB has licenced the digital Version of Loeb Classical Library. The database offers more than 520 classical works in Greek and Latin: epics and lyrics, tragedies and comedies, historical and travel literature, medical and mathematical classics.

  • 2016/12/12

    ASTM Compass now available

    The ULB has licenced the database „ASTM Compass“ published by the American Society for Testing and Materials, the leading provider for standards in technical and natural sciences.