Library Introductions

Library tours

We offer guided tours through the library on every first Friday of the month. This includes a tour through the rooms of the library in A 17 and an introduction to the most important resources and search tools the library has on offer.

Next tour: 6 July 2018, 10 a.m. | Meeting point: Help desk in the foyer.

Lesesaal der Bibliothek

Training sessions

Every month the library offers a subject related training session. The service is open to all employees of GFZ, PIK, AWI and IASS. Keep yourself informed!

Topic: tba

Next session: tba

During the hands-on presentation the registration, functionalities and field of applications of ORCID will be illustrated. Please bring your laptop along if you want to interactively follow the tutorial.

Please register by e-mail. If requested we will provide further sessions. Feel free to invite us to your work group to discuss issues related to publication and librarianship.
If demand proves to be particularly strong we will offer a second session in German.


We are open for any suggestions; please do not hesitate to contact us.

  • Web of Science
  • Citation analysis
  • Copyright and re-use
  • Open Access
  • ALBERT - Search engine
  • Reference management

Next Tour

We will inform you via mail, RSS or check our news section.


Missed it?

No problem. Book your individual session with a librarian.