Our lab contributed and contributes to numerous initiatives of the research information community, for example:

One focus of our work is the open source research information system VIVO. We are commited to better open source solutions in this field. We do so by participating in various committees and working groups:

We co-founded the VIVO-DE activities and we are fostering the VIVO community in Germany and Europe. We are organizing and hosting the German VIVO Workshops:

The TIB is member of


Starting from March 2022, TIB’s Open Science Lab has been hosting three scholars from Ukraine, whose research were disturbed by the war. In the first week of July, an introductory webinar, dedicated to Research and Academic libraries of Ukraine was conducted. Accordingly, this blog post is meant to…

We just launched an early version of ConfIDent.

Der Beitrag ConfIDent: A platform for academic events erschien zuerst auf TIB-Blog.


The tool developed in the TAPIR project enables a retrieval of PID-referenced data from selected external data sources and an automated import into the research information system VIVO

Der Beitrag Project TAPIR: PID-based data import into VIVO with “generate2vivo” erschien zuerst auf TIB-Blog.