Major Tasks of the Central Library:
Providing scientific literature and information needed by the scientists of the German Cancer Research Centre (Facts and Numbers - Central Library)
Main areas of collection are: Tumor Biology, Mechanisms of Cancer Genesis, Carcinogenic Factors, Cancer Prevention, Research on Diagnostics and Therapy as well as other special subjects needed by our scientists.
Giving support by librarians to decentralized library locations of the Research Centre
Editing and publishing the overview of publications of the German Cancer Research Centre
Setting up an archive of the history of the Research Centre in collaboration with the archive of University of Heidelberg
News can be found on the German version of this page.