The NOVA Laboratory for Computer Science and Informatics (NOVA LINCS) is a Portuguese leading research unit in the area of Computer Science and Engineering.

It is hosted at the Departamento de Informática of Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa (DI-FCT-NOVA), a leading academic department in Portugal.

NOVA LINCS was awarded the highest research rating – Excellent – by the last Portuguese R&D Units Evaluation exercise (2013), among all national units focused exclusively in Computer Science and Informatics.