The GDCh (German Chemical Society) is offering a variety of chemistry related advanced training courses on their academy website.
The program includes:

Online courses
Live courses with exchange options (breakout rooms, chats, etc.)
E-learning courses
Digital course with a variety of learning materials and flexible learning times (live sessions, chats / forums, self-study, etc.)
Face-to-face courses
Courses take place on site (with appropriate hygiene concepts)

If you are interested to see what courses are availiable, check out the
2022 training program.


Open Access Introductory Presentation

On October the 25th this years Open Access Week is starting! In order to bring you up to speed on all things Open Access, the FHI library will host a short-form online introductory presentation.

The goal will be to give the participants a quick overview on what Open Access is, how it is benefical to you and in what ways the MPG supports the publishing of OA research. This will take no longer than 20 minutes.

The online courses will be held on:
25.10.2021 & 31.10.2021 at 12:00 pm

You can access the online room here.
Accesscode: 404766

Online-Workshops der Reihe “Lost in Dissertation?”

Die Berliner Universitätsbibliotheken und die Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin präsentieren wieder eine Vortragsreihe zu den Themen Publizieren, Open Access, Forschungsdaten und Literaturverwaltung, die sich speziell an Promovierende richtet.

Lost in Dissertation?
4. bis 8. Oktober 2021

Die Veranstaltungen werden als Online-Workshops angeboten – eine Anmeldung ist nicht erforderlich.

Where to Find Open Online Courses?

Numerous universities offer open online courses. Here are two platforms with a wide range of courses:

  • Founded by Harvard University and MIT, edX is an online learning platform, offering high-quality courses from around 90 universities and institutions.
  • Coursera is an online education platform which partners with world-leading universities to offer free online courses.