About

»BuB« is the most widely distributed and interdisciplinary professional journal for the field of library and Information science in Germany. It includes articles, commentaries and interviews about public and academic librarianship as well as closely related areas of educational and cultural politics. Along with librarians and information experts its contributors also include university scholars, politicians, writers and journalists.

BuB is published ten times per year and with an IVW-verified print-run. The current distribution per issue (4th quarter, 2017) is 7,477 copies ivw_logo_ALLGEMEIN_sw_01, BuB, IVW, BuB: Forum Bibliothek und Information, BIB, Berufsverband Information Bibliothek .

BuB is available online with current news at www.b-u-b.de. The website is seen regularly by more than 30,000 visitors and 500,000 hits per month. BuB is also available as an eJournal which can be read with the app for smartphones, tablets and desktop PCs. In this way news elements are made available which we cannot publish in the printed edition, such as picture series, maps, audio commentaries, videos, and links to further websites.

You can also follow us on twitter @bub_magazin.