The TU/e Library: state-of-the-art service provided by Information Expertise Centre (IEC)

The TU/e Library holds a large and up-to-date collection of scientific information. The TU/e Library website provides round-the-clock access from any workplace to a wealth of digital information resources using advanced search tools.

The TU/e Library collection is focused mainly on the technical sciences. Collection policy is linked directly to fields of research at TU/e departments.

Study and work

The fully redeveloped and centralized TU/e Library is now located in MetaForum, the building in the centre of the campus. It provides the TU/e community with an inspiring and information-oriented environment for individual and collective study and work. There are over 950 study seats divided into quiet areas near the book collection and workspaces where groups of students can discuss their assignments. Each seat is equipped with wireless Internet access.

Students may borrow publications from the Library free of charge using a fully automated loan system.

Opening hours

Regular opening hours of the TU/e Library are: Monday-Friday 8.00-223.00 h. and Saturday-Sunday 10.00-22.00 h. Even longer hours apply during examination periods.