TUM University Library

Borrowing & Ordering

The TUM University Library stocks about two million books and journals. For access to our collections, we will gladly issue you with a library card at any time during the opening hours of our branch libraries. https://www.ub.tum.de/en/borrowing


Searching & Finding

At the TUM University Libary you have the opportunity to search and find books and journals in various catalogues and databases. https://www.ub.tum.de/en/searching-finding

Studying & Researching

Research Data Management
The TUM Research Service Centre supports the entire life cycle of research projects and includes all aspects of research data management.
For any questions on research data management, please contact the team of the TUM Research Service Centre.

Library as a Learning Place
For many of you, the library is a favorite place to study and work.
We have created various options to accommodate your preferred way of working. In our branch libraries we provide numerous study areas and individual study rooms for concentrated work. We also offer group study rooms for discussion and collaboration.
All our branch libraries offer you the necessary technical equipment for scanning as well as computers & internet.
Moreover, in addition to the textbook collections, we hold special reserve collections with recommended literature for specific courses.

Courses & E-Learning
Knowledge where the knowledge is – Information literacy is a key skill for school, university and research.
Efficient literature searches, correct citation, and the benefits of being familiar with a reference management programme – in our practical courses and library tours we offer a modular training programme and guide you through the services of a large academic library.

Our offers include:

On our website you can find out about our courses, book classroom sessions and webinars, or watch an appropriate e-course.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need more information: workshop[at]ub.tum.de(link sends e-mail)

Publishing & Citing

The University Library offers a wide range of publishing options and consulting services in the fields of citation, publishing, open access and bibliometrics.

More information: http://mediatum.ub.tum.de/doc/1229651/1229651.pdf