Library Introductory Course in May

How to Get the PDF?
How to Find E-Books?
How to Find the Appropriate Database?
How to Create an Alert?

Find out more in our introductory courses to the library’s electronic information resources.

Friday, May 24, 2019 – 10 am

The lesson will be held in the FHI library. Please register and inform us about your focus of interest. In addition, individual appointments are possible.

SciFinder Online Workshops in May 2019

A new series of SciFinder Online Workshops are starting next week:

Mo, May 20 – Text Searching
Tue, May 21 – Structure & Reaction Searching
Wed, May 22 – Searching Biological Topics
Thu , May 23 – Polymer Searching & New Materials

Attendance is free of charge for staff and guests of the Max Planck Society, but online registration is required. All workshops begin at 10:00 am and last 60 minutes.

Find more details on schedule and registration at

Publishing with the Royal Society of Chemistry

Publishing your chemical sciences research with theRoyal Society of Chemistry

Dr Jeremy Allen (Deputy Editor of Chemical Sciences)
Claudia Heidrich (Sales Representative for Germany)

16 May 2019, 10 am
FHI Library

In this workshop you will receive information about the Royal Society of Chemistry’s role as a society publisher, an overview of how to get your chemical sciences research published with the RSC and other scientific journals. It will include tips to enhance the impact of your article, give an overview of the publication process, best practise concerning ethical publishing and information about the current Read&Publish agreement and its workflows with the RSC.

Coffee and cookies at 9:40

MaxPlanck Forum: Wenn Forscher fälschen

Das nächste Max Planck Forum erscheint im Rahmen der Reihe “Die Macht neuer Erkenntisse – Freiheit und Verantwortung der Wissenschaft”:

Wenn Forscher fälschen. Wie soll die Wissenschaft mit schwarzen Schafen umgehen?
19:00 Uhr
Der Tagesspiegel, Askanischer Platz 3, 10963 Berlin

Anmeldung und weitere Informationen:

Eine Veranstaltung im Rahmen der Kampagne Freiheit ist unser System.