Exclusively for the GFZ: Event series "Blue Sofa"

Information from the GFZ for the GFZ in a cosy atmosphere

Sofa corner with screen in the library
Blue sofa in the library (Photo: J. Züge)


As part of the new onboarding service at the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences the library offers information about the work at Helmholtz Centre Potsdam in a special ambience with the new series of events "Blue Sofa".

The Details

What? Short presentations in English (15-20 minutes) followed by a question-and-answer session

Where? Telegrafenberg, Library A17, Blue Sofa

When? From August 2019 once a month
(Invitation and date notices per mail)

Topics of the presentations?

  • Organisational units introduce themselves (Administration, Section Legal Affairs, Media & Communication ...)
  • Cross-sectional topics (Corruption prevention, Reuse of images, Publication key figures, ORCID ...)
  • Work-Life-Balance (benefit@work, company sports, Arbeitskreise ...)

Do you have other topics that you would like to get to know or present yourself? Please do not hesitate to contact us!


If you have any questions, feedback or suggestions for topics, please contact the library at:

Tel.: - 1673
Email: bib(at)gfz-potsdam.de