Library Introductory Courses in September

FHI Library Online Workshop: Databases

Our interactive online workshop will help you to select and apply the most appropriate resources and tools for your research. Learn more on how to quickly find and analyze relevant scientific literature. The two databases Web of Science and SciFinder will be presented and discussed in detail.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 – 11am
Monday, September 21, 2020 – 2:30pm

The workshops last max. 60 minutes. Please make an appointment for one of the dates and inform us ( about your focus of interest.

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

Wo und wie offen publizieren?

Am 23. Juli startet eine neue Webinar-Reihe zum Thema Open Access. Die
monatlich erscheinenden Reihe Open Access Talk wird von der Technischen Informationsbibliothek veranstaltet. Der erste Online-Beitrag wird eine allgemeine Einführung zum Thema Open Access geben.

Wo und wie offen publizieren? Eine Einführung in Open Access
Donnerstag, 23. Juli 2020
ab 13:50 ist der Webinarraum geöffnet

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FHI Workshop on Reference Management Systems

Online Workshop on Reference Management Systems
Friday, 29 May 2020 – 10:15 am

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.

Sandra Böttcher (FHI Library, Student Assistant)

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

SciFinder Online Workshops in December 2019

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

Mo, December 2 – Text Searching
Tue, December 3 – Structure & Reaction Searching
Wed, December 4 – Searching Biological Topics
Thu , December 5 – 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