Acting in the capacity of the German national library of technology, as well as architecture, chemistry, computer science, mathematics and physics, the Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) provides academia, research, industry and business with literature and information in printed and electronic form.
TIB is continuously expanding its role as a German information centre for the digitisation of science and technology. The library provides scientific content, digital services and methodological skills to specialist and research communities at www.tib.eu, supporting the different stages of scientific work. As a research library, TIB conducts applied research and development in order to generate new services and optimise existing ones. The key areas are in the fields of data science, non-textual material, Open Science and visual analytics.
TIB is a public-law foundation of the Federal State of Lower Saxony. The library is a member of the Leibniz Association.