Library Workshop on Reference Management Systems in March

Online Workshop on Reference Management Systems
Friday, 4 March 2022 – 11:00am

This course explains what reference management systems (also known as bibliographic or citation management software) are, why they are useful for any kind of research, and what to look out for when considering the use of one of the numerous available bibliographic management applications. The two systems EndNote and Mendeley are demonstrated as examples. The course will also cover multiple reference management applications for mobile devices.

Sandra Böttcher (FHI Library, Student Assistant)
Jan Langbecker (FHI Library, Librarian)

More details on how to join the workshop will be announced by e-mail.

2022: the UN International Year Of Glass

The United Nations have declared 2022 the International Year Of Glass to highlight the importance of glass for science and society.

The International Commission on Glass (ICG) and the Community of Glass Assocciations (CGA) will host various events and activities, including a congress to be held in Berlin in July 2022. This coincides with the 100th Anniversary of the Deutsche Glastechnische Gesellschaft (DGG, German Society of Glass Technology).

The joint website of the DGG and the Hüttentechnische Vereinigung der Deutschen Glasindustrie (HVG) presents an overview of many other events with both popular and professional scope in Germany.

For additional information, including ways to support the project financially, visit the IYOG2022 website.

Library Introductory Course on Information Resources & Open Access in February

FHI Library Workshop: Information Resources & Open Access

This interactive online workshop will introduce available options for making your research outputs open access. Discover which publishing fees are paid centrally or by the FHI library and get practical tips on how to adopt open access practices in your research area. Furthermore, you will get an overview of useful search tools.

Monday, Febrary 14, 2021 –14pm

The workshop will be held online and lasts about 45 minutes.

Please register and inform us ( about your focus of interest.