Literature search

Are you looking for literature or wondering how to do proper research? Then we can help you. Learn about subject-specific databases and research strategies in our courses. Registration is required for each course. We look forward to your participation.

For tutorials and introductions to academic work, we are happy to organise subject-specific training courses. Contact us to find out more about our programmes and to plan a joint training course.

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Specialised databases

Training rooms & online training courses

The training courses on scientific and medical topics are offered online. 

The training courses in the social sciences and humanities take place online and in the training rooms of Heidelberg University Library. You can find out all the details about the courses and the respective format when you register. The training rooms are located on the 4th floor of the Triplex Reading Room. Please note that special regulations apply there:

  • Opaque bags must be locked in the lockers on the ground and basement floors before visiting the reading room. 
  • With the exception of water in transparent bottles, it is not permitted to take drinks or food into the reading room.