How can I use GitLab?

The following user groups can login directly to GitLab by entering their email address and password into the login dialog of the eMail-address tab

  • Students and employees of all universities in Lower Saxony
  • Employees of the Max Planck Society who work at institutes connected to GWDG Identity Management

Please do not use the Standard tab to login.

Register an account at and then contact if you want to use GitLab and

  • you are an employee of a Max Planck Institute, that is not connected to the GWDG IDM
  • you are an external user and want to collaborate with a user of the groups named above

The documentation of GitLab can be found here (Currently just in German)