Courses, advisory services & tours of the university library

Icon Online-Kurse und LernangeboteThe University Library is not only the central institution for your literature supply, we also advise and support you in all matters relating to literature research and management, research data management and data handling.

In our courses and self-study programs, we make you fit for finding, evaluating and working with literature, information and data.

Please contact us for needs-based and subject-specific offers at:


We support you with all general and subject-specific questions relating to literature research. We can also advise you on special topics such as open access or research data management.

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Get to know the University Library's subject libraries on our tours. On-site tours take place regularly at the start of the semester and on request. You can also find digital offers for on-site orientation here.

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Information literacy

In the information literacy course area, we train you in the use of academic literature and information. Here you will find basic, advanced and refresher courses on literature research and management.

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Data literacy

In the data literacy course area, you will find various self-study courses and training courses for handling data as well as offers for research data management - and thus for a central key competence of the 21st century.

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Services for our users

We provide training and advice for specific target groups on all topics relating to literature, information, data and publication services: We have special offers for students and doctoral candidates, for teachers and researchers, as well as for all external users.

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April 2024