News from the library

  • 2018/09/20

    Interlibrary loan temporarily not available

    For service reasons the interlibrary loan service is not attainable from
    Tuesday, 25 September at 5 pm to Wednesday, 26 September at 10:00 pm
    We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • 2018/09/12

    Advanced Training Courses for EndNote

    On 11 October the ULB offers two training courses for advanced users in EndNote
    1:00 pm to 3:45 pm: Creating and Modifying Output Styles
    4:00 pm to 6:45 pm: Using EndNote Online and Team Work in the Cloud
    Location: ULB Stadtmitte, trainingroom 23 (basement)
    All courses will be held in German.
    Please enroll until 25 September under

  • 2018/08/30

    Opening hours at ULB Stadtmitte from 1 September

    The ULB Stadtmitte changes its opening hours according to the exam periods. From 2018-09-01 to 2018-12-31 the library opens daily from 8:00 am to 1:00 am.

  • 2018/08/28

    Stock Relocations at ULB Stadtmitte

    Between 3 and 18 September new stocks from the departmental library for the humanities (BGG) will be moved into ULB Stadtmitte. We apologize for a possible increase in noise due to transport and sorting work in the 2nd and 3rd floor. Book orders on the stocks concerned will possibly be provided with a short delay.

  • 2018/08/20

    NEW: Pick-Up and Return Shelves

    From 15 August onwards you’ll find your books on hold on our new pick-up shelves. Starting now, you’ll be informed per mail immediately when books are on hold for you. In case you have not defined an email-address, we regret we cannot offer this service.

    All media can be returned easily during opening hours at our new return shelves. A return receipt is sent to you automatically by mail.

  • 2018/07/30

    Elsevier: Access to volume 2018 disabled

    The reason for this is the stagnation in negotiations between the DEAL-Group and Elsevier. more

  • 2018/07/25

    Awareness against predatory publishers

    For advice on the publication of your scientific publication, especially in relation with the current discussions on predatory publishing, please contact the Team Electronic Publishing on 06151/16-76217 or by e-mail at epp@ulb.tu-darmstadt.de .

  • 2018/05/29

    Open Access Publications Fund at TU Darmstadt in 2017

    In 2017 the TU Darmstadt in collaboration with the German Research Foundation (DFG) opened an Open Access Publications Fund. It was established to promote and support scientific publications in open access journals. more

  • 2018/05/02

    Pascal / Francis in TUfind

    Starting from now the archives of the literature databases Pascal / Francis and FRANCIS can be searched in the TUfind section “articles and more”. Pascal / Francis are bibliographic databases run by the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) containing more than 14 million articles in scientific journals and conference papers.

  • 2017/10/30

    Publication commemorating the 450th library anniversary

    Vorschau auf das Cover der Festschrift. Gestaltung: Polynox – Büro für Gestaltung, www.polynox.de

    On 16 November 2017 the Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt announces a publication commemorating its 450 years jubilee, including contributions on the history of the library, the city of Darmstadt and the Grand Duchy of Hesse-Darmstadt.

  • 2017/10/04

    New Director General of the ULB

    Prof. Dr. Thomas Stäcker was inaugurated as new Director General of the Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt. The new Head Librarian, a pioneer in digitization in Germany, was formerly Deputy Director of the Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel.

    See also What’s new at TU?