The little information snack at lunch time
Do you have a little bit of time during lunch break and are interested in the university library and it's services?
We have a little snack for you! The University Library Bamberg offers with the Library Lunch (German: "Bib um 12") short and snappy information bites. The library snacks take about 15 minutes in virtual form in Zoom. There's something for everyone's taste. Beginn is always at 12 o'clock at noon. See you there!
Dates winter semester 2021/22
Collect, manage and cite literature regardless of platform: Zotero is a free literature management program suitable for Mac users. We will introduce you to everything that Zotero is capable of and also briefly discuss the new version "Zotero 6".
A platform that brings together researchers as well as the specialist literature of a subject? All the information about a subject from a single source? That is the goal of the specialist information services (German: "Fachinformationsdienste") for science, or FID for short. In this episode of library lunch, we show you which FID could be interesting for you and what they offer.
The online catalogue of the UB Bamberg offers articles from e-books, e-journals and parts of the licensed databases.
We will show you with an example how you can use this search for getting started with your topic and which possibilities there are for a comprehensive scientific search.
You want to help people find the information that is important to them in the moment, be it for their studies, academic career, graduation from school or personal further education? Do you want a varied profession with a future? Become an information specialist!
We will introduce you to different training and study opportunities that lead to this versatile and exciting professional field.
What are research data and how do I deal with them properly? What do I have to pay attention to in the research data management plan, in the metadata, in the selection of a repository, when publishing or in the legal parameters? We present basic aspects of research data management and show you what practical support the university library offers in everyday research.
Benefit from the comprehensive possibilities of a literature management program during your studies and scientific work. It supports you with tools for collecting and structuring literature, citations and your own thoughts, for example when writing papers and publications. This brief insight into the tool-kit that is whets your appetite for more.
Overcome the "paywall" of electronic journal articles and enter the wonderland of Open Access - all legally! How do you do it? Find out in this episode of "library lunch".
Which articles on my topic are particularly relevant? Who cites the text I want to use as the basis for my term paper? Is the 1999 book a classic or not? Who publishes frequently together in my subject area?
Such questions can be answered with citation databases - we will show you how.
You want your new article to be openly accessible to everyone? You want to publish an OA book, but the costs are too high? The University Library supports OA publications financially as well. At "library lunch" we present funding opportunities for articles and books.
Make your research accessible and re-usable! The Research Information System (German: "Forschungsinformationssystem" = FIS) offers and supports green Open Access. It multiplies the reach and visibility of your publications. This sustainable added value of the FIS and the service of the University Library for researchers will be presented live in this session of "library lunch". Break through the paywall with your second publication and take the "green path".