The Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology (TIB) is a public-law foundation of the Federal State of Lower Saxony. TIB is a member of the Leibniz Association and it assumed responsibility for operating the German National Library for technology, architecture, chemistry, information technology, mathematics and physics. As a central specialized library, it is a national infrastructure facility for the provision of scientific information whose national tasks lend it importance for the country as a whole. Its remit is to preserve recorded knowledge and to provide the latest information for research and industry.
Role in the project: In Cleopatra, the TIB’s research group Visual Analytics builds on its expertise and will work on topics for content multimedia analysis which are relevant for cross-lingual data analytics. In addition, TIB will offer trainings for non-academic topics such as technology transfer and product development as well as for open science, open access, scientific publication, collaboration, communication, while also focusing on novel aspects such as video abstracts, etc. TIB leads WP2 “ESRs training”.