Special Collections

The German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB) collects literature covering a wide range of languages and media in the fields of technology and engineering, architecture, chemistry, information technology, mathematics and physics.

In addition, the TIB holds special collections of outstanding interest. These include research reports, norms and standards, patents, primary data, conference reports and literature from the regions of East Asia and Eastern Europe.

The library's holdings are further enhanced by the historically valuable "Haupt Collection".