Overview of services and information for students

Book with stethoscope
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Studying and working at the ZBMed

The ZBMed does not only provide you with books and journals. You will also quiet reading and learning spaces, group study rooms and PC workstations.

Information on the library card
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Library card

In order to borrow books or media, you need a library card. If you are a student at the University of Münster, your student ID card is also your library card.

Skeleton hand on stack of books
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In addition to 60,000 printed books, the ZBMed has increasingly made e-books available on the university network.

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Tablet loan

As part of the project named easystudium, the ZBMed provides apps, digital textbooks and cross tools for mobile devices. All operating systems are supported.

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Network / e-resources

You can use the online services offered by the Medical Branch Library in the library, in the university network or from home.

Blackboard: Learning
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Training courses

We regularly offer training courses and guided tours to provide initial orientation, to help you manage your literature search and organise your references, etc.