Get in touch.

List of contacts

Do you have any questions about ZB MED`s services or the range of literature we offer? Or maybe you need some tips on how to run searches in LIVIVO?

Phone: +49 (0)221 478-5685

Cologne Site

Medicine and Health

ZB MED – Information Centre for Life Sciences
Gleueler Straße 60
50931 Cologne (Köln)

Bonn Site

Nutritional, Environmental and Agricultural Sciences

ZB MED – Information Centre for Life Sciences
Friedrich-Hirzebruch-Allee 4
53115 Bonn




An infrastructure and research centre for data and information in the life sciences.

Working at ZB MED

Information on job offers, training and equal opportunities.

How to apply to train as a Specialist in Media and Information Services in the field of libraries

Selection procedure for the next starting date (August 1, 2023) has started. The application deadline is on November 1, 2022.

Prerequisites, requirements:

  • Flexibility and the ability to take the initiative
  • Attention to detail and a willingness to learn
  • Good grades in German and English
  • Easy-going nature and the ability to forge good relationships with people
  • An interest in computer-assisted workflows

ZB MED has a policy of increasing employment opportunities for severely disabled people. Physically challenged candidates with similar qualifications will be given special consideration.

What should I include in my application?

  • Letter of application
  • Curriculum vitae + a passport photo
  • Copies of your last two school certificates
  • Assessments (e.g. from work placement schemes)
  • A stamped addressed envelope if you wish us to return your application documents.
  • Please do not use résumé/application folders!

Where should I send my application?

German National Library of Medicine
ZB MED Medicine. Health. Nutrition. Environment. Agriculture.
General administration office 
Gleueler Strasse 60
50931 Cologne