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List of contacts


Cologne Site

Medicine and Health

Phone: +49 (0)221 478-5685
ZB MED – Information Centre for Life Sciences
Gleueler Straße 60
50931 Cologne (Köln)

Bonn Site

Nutritional, Environmental and Agricultural Sciences

Phone: +49 (0)228 73-3400
ZB MED – Information Centre for Life Sciences
Nußallee 15a
53115 Bonn


Studying or working in life sciences?

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ZB MED's Catalogues

ZB MED's catalogues contain records of all our holdings that have been electronically catalogued. The simplest way to browse these records is through our search portals:

Life sciences: Medicine, health, nutritional, environmental and agricultural sciences

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Nutritional, environmental and agricultural sciences

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Overview of catalogue functions

Available from within LIVIVO for the "medicine, health" and the "nutrition, environment, agriculture" catalogues:

    • Search our holdings
    • Check availability
    • See list of issues of journals published from 2001 onwards

    Accessible from within LIVIVO only for the "medicine, health" catalogue:

    • Order and reserve items you wish to borrow
    • Renew items you have on loan
    • Access your ZB MED library user account

    You can use our search portals and browse our catalogues without having to register or sign in.

    If you wish to borrow items, you will need a library card.  You can apply for a card at our sites in Cologne and Bonn. Both sites have their own library card.