The electronic books and journals that the University subscribes to can be found in the Knowledge Portal Primo and can be accessed around the clock. There are two options for using electronic media outside of the TU campus:
1. You can install a virtual private network (VPN) on your computer to log into the "virtual campus." To do this, you have to usevpn.tu-berlin.de/full. (Instructions for setting up a VPN)
2. You can use web-based authentication with the Shibboleth program to access the full texts. However, this option is not available for all electronic media.
Here you will find a brief guide to accessing media with Shibboleth using the Business Source Complete database as an example
You will find a research PC in the entrance area of the library, which you can use to browse the holdings of the Technische Universität Berlin libraries without a TU Berlin account.
Opposite the group rooms, you can find PC study spaces where you can work with your TU Berlin account. The study spaces have the following software programs installed: Software on the PC study spaces (PCs with TUB login)
You can borrow the following equipment from the Information Desk with your library card to use on site:
We assume no liability for any damage to the devices. Please report any lost equipment to the Information Desk.