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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.

ZB MED Magazine Location Königswinter

In the future, a large part of our medical journal archive will be stored in our magazine at Ladestr. 2, 53639 Königswinter. The journal holdings located here include titles acquired by ZB MED up to and including publication year 2021.

These are the journals with the signatures:

  • U, Se, Zs.B and Zs.A 6000 and higher until the year 2021.
  • ZS.A 1-5999 until the year 1994.

The relocation of the periodical volumes from the Cologne location will begin on 06 October 2023, after which time the holdings will not be directly accessible for approximately 4-6 weeks.

Please contact the circulation desk if you need holdings via e-mail.

Access to the holdings

Once the stacks begins regular operations, you will find out how to make an appointment to view holdings here.

How to reach

ZB MED - Information Centre for Life Sciences
Location Königswinter

Ladestr. 2
53639 Königswinter


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GPS Coordinates: N50.68174 / E7.191757

How to reach via public transport

Arrival from Bonn main station

Take tram line 66 in the direction of Bad Honnef and get off at Königswinter Longenburg.

Arrival from Cologne main station

Take the train RE8 or RB27 in the direction of Koblenz Hbf and get off at Königswinter Bf.


In the future, the holdings at the Königswinter stacks location will be available for use throughout Germany via ZB MED's delivery services.

If you have any questions during the time of the move (until mid-November), please contact the circulation desk at the Cologne location