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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


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ZB MED's Digital Collections

ZB MED – Information Centre for Life Sciences digitises content from the fields of medicine, health, and nutritional, environmental and agricultural science. Our digital collection includes digitised copies of our own holdings as well as content from other institutions. The majority of this content has no copyright restrictions. Items are arranged by collections, and users can enter keywords to search all or just part of the collection. The items are aditionally arranged by ZB MED subjects. ZB MED's digital collections are regularly updated and expanded and are available online for free.

See digital collections

Direct links to all the digitised items also appear in our LIVIVO search portal and national catalogues. 

Cooperation partners

Digitised content is stored on a server operated by the North Rhine-Westphalian Library Service Center (hbz).

As well as digitising items from its own holdings, ZB MED also collaborates with other institutions to digitise works from their holdings.

Digitisation on Demand