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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.

Our vision:

Harnessing research and infrastructure to empower people and benefit the environment.

About ZB MED

About ZB MED's core mission and target groups.

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The life sciences research cycle

ZB MED/BIBI offers comprehensive services to support and enhance seamless research processes based on the principles of open science.

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Information infrastructure

As an information infrastructure, ZB MED covers the three essential areas: Literature and data supply, data analysis and data management and publication infrastructure.

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Bodies, legal texts, organigram

Information on the Scientific Advisory Board and the Foundation Council of ZB MED as well as Foundation Statutes und Act and organization chart.

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History and facts

The development of ZB MED from it`s predecessor institutions in Cologne and Bonn to the Information Centre for Life Sciences

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