News from the library

  • 2020/01/28

    Mikrocosm in 3D

    Exhibition from 29.01. to 09.04.20

    The exhibition Der Mikrokosmos in 3D now invites its visitors to a journey into the world of insects.

  • 2020/01/28

    No printing of library cards

    Due to a technical defect printing of new ULB cards (library card) is currently not possible.

  • 2020/01/21

    Working and study rooms – ULB Lichtwiese

    Reservations for the working and study rooms at the campus library (ULB Lichtwiese) will be available starting at 02.00 p.m. on Tuesday 28 January 2020. You can find the application form under the following link. Reservations are limited, once the capacity is reached the application form will no longer be available.

  • 2020/01/20

    European Religious Peace Agreements – A Digital Edition


    The ULB Darmstadt supports a new long-term project on historical peace research

    This project is part of the Academy Programme which is sponsored by the German Federal Government and by the German State Governments. It is based at the Academy of Science and Literature in Mainz, in cooperation with the Leibniz-Institute for European History (IEG) and the University and State Library Darmstadt (ULB).

  • 2020/01/17

    Long Night of Academic Writing 2020

    Lange Nacht des Schreibens 2020

    On 5 March the TU WritingLab, the Center for Educational Development and Technology the ULB and (new!) KI²VA International invite again to a “Long Night of Academic Writing” at ULB Stadtmitte.

  • 2020/01/10

    New Databases and E-Book-Packages in January 2020

    The following new products will be available at ULB Darmstadt from 1 January 2020:

  • 2019/12/13

    Report on the Open Access Week 2019 at TU Darmstadt

    This year, all events of the Open Access Week have concentrated on 21 October.

  • 2019/12/09

    Open-Access fees for 2018 for OpenAPC reported

    Logo für openapc

    TU Darmstadt is taking part in the initiative OpenAPC and has reported its expenses for Open-Access for the years 2017 and 2018.

  • 2019/12/05

    TUprints in responsive design and with DOI allocation


    TUprints, the publication platform of TU Darmstadt, was switched to responsive design with the update on 03 December and can therefore be optimally displayed on mobile devices. Another innovation is the allocation of a Digital Object Identifier (DOI).

  • 2019/12/03

    Used Books Sale at ULB Stadtmitte

    After the big success of the used books fleemarket in the last academic year, the ULB Stadtmitte now invites again to a monthly browsing of the discarded books. Next date: 05.02.20

  • 2019/11/26

    List of publications from TUbiblio

    Due to technical adjustments in TUbiblio existing lists of publications selected by author ID are now displayed again. This is a temporary solution.

  • 2019/11/11

    Construction Project Tramway to Lichtwiese starting on 18 November

    From 18 November 2019 till mid 2020 increased building activities will be expected on campus Lichtwiese and along Lichtwiesenweg. Hence, increased noise in immediate vicinity to ULB Lichtwiese is likely to occur (see information of TU). We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • 2019/10/23

    How About Some Relaxation Excercises?

    Entspannungsstation ULB Stadtmitte

    Writing exams, papers, theses can be very strenuous – the ULB has cought on to that. Starting with this winter term we offer a new relaxation station – a converted card catalogue – on the 1st floor of ULB Stadtmitte.

  • 2019/10/07

    OpenIng at the OA Days in Hanover

    The project “Open Access and Open Educational Resources in the Engineering Sciences” (OpenIng) was presented four times at the Open Access Days in Hanover (30.09.-02.10.19).

  • 2019/09/13

    New Open Access Policy at TU Darmstadt

    With the adoption of the Open Access Policy of TU Darmstadt in the Senate, the University reaffirms its commitment to free access to scientific information.

  • 2019/08/07

    Vitrinen-Ausstellung in der ULB Lichtwiese

    Vitrinenausstellung ULB Lichtwiese

    Zum Thema „Architektur im Spiel“ sind Kartenspiele, Brettspiele und Wissensspiele aus den Beständen unserer Spielesammlung in Vitrinen ausgestellt, zu besichtigen in der ULB Lichtwiese im Erdgeschoss.

  • 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

  • 2018/02/06

    Open access publications of TU9 quick and easy

    A new interface on the joint website of the TU9-universities allows a targeted search for all open access publications of TU9: https://www.tu9.de/forschung/