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Logo AG NachhaltigkeitDo you already know the Sustainability Working Group of the SUB Göttingen? We are a team of SUB employees working on practical improvements in the internal and public areas of our library, such as waste separation and avoidance, biodiversity promotion and energy-saving measures. 

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Göttingen Seed LibraryFrom 12.01.2024, the Göttingen Seed Library will be offering chilli and pepper seeds and a few cold sprouts on the ground floor of the Central Library of the SUB Göttingen. The drawers will gradually be filled with more varieties of tomatoes, beans, lettuce, herbs and flowers.

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Wolfram HorstmannThe long-time director of the SUB Göttingen, Prof. Dr. Wolfram Horstmann, will take over as director of the Leibniz Institute for Information Infrastructure in Karlsruhe (FIZ) in January 2024. The institute is a member of the Leibniz Association and one of the major infrastructure institutions in Germany.

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Weiter Wissen KampagneAcademic libraries, including the SUB Göttingen, are launching the major campaign "WEITER WISSEN. Mit uns." to make their unique work for science and society more visible. Academic and research libraries have a shared responsibility to actively shape, promote and drive forward reliable information infrastructures. Open access, research data management, cultural heritage, digital long-term preservation as well as research and development are the central tasks of academic and research libraries.

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Robert Oppenheimer in seiner Göttinger ZeitDer Physiker und „Vater der Atombombe“ Julius Robert Oppenheimer (1904–1967), dessen Geschichte gerade in den Kinos läuft, wurde 1927 an der Universität Göttingen in nur sechs Monaten zum Doktor promoviert. Seine Promotionsakte ist erhalten und gehört als eine von über 9.500 solcher Akten allein aus Mathematik und Naturwissenschaften zu den Beständen des an der SUB angesiedelten Universitätsarchivs Göttingen.

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Group picture German Nomination Committee for UNESCO Memory of the WorldThis week, the German Nominating Committee for the UNESCO Memory of the World Program met in the Historical Building of the Göttingen State and University Library. The committee's task is to review, evaluate and select German proposals for inclusion in the World Documentary Heritage.

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Martin Liebetruth/SUB GöttingenSeit 2003 veröffentlicht der Universitätsverlag Göttingen (UVG) wissenschaftliche Werke von Wissenschaftler*innen der Universität Göttingen. Anlässlich seines 20-jährigen Bestehens eröffneten am 10. Mai 2023 Mitarbeitende der SUB Göttingen im Rahmen einer Lesung die neue Leseecke des Publikationsdienstes im Atrium des Forum Wissen.

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New American Science JournalAt the end of April, the New American Studies Journal: A Forum (NASJ) launched its first thematic issue "American Crises" with a new design and a new editorial board. The NASJ is also hosted by a new journal platform provided by Göttingen University Press.

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Mute-BoxThe Forestry Divisional Library has expanded its services for you by adding a mute box for up to four persons in the study room. In the Medical Library nine mute boxes for up to four persons and 2 mute boxes for one person each are available.

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Grass im OberharzIn ihrem Beitrag zu unserem Sammlungsblog beschäftigt sich Sarah Vincent mit dem Text-Bild-Band „Totes Holz“, in dem Günter Grass bereits 1990 auf das Waldsterben und den Klimawandel aufmerksam machte.

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