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Webinare | © BSB/M. Fein

In time for the start of the second half of the year, the training team of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek presents the new webinar programme, and it has a lot to offer: The portfolio now covers almost 20 different topics, from the weekly introductory course for new users to special search tips, up to expert webinars for researchers from different fields of specialisation.

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E-Tutorial zur App „BSB-Leseplatzreservierung“ | © BSB/M. Fein

Milena Fein (Information Services) explains in a new tutorial how you can book a working place in the General Reading Room with the app "BSB Reading Room Reservation". In 3 minutes, you can learn how to operate the app and what to do on site in order to use your reservation.

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Der sechste Engel fliegt über das Land und bläst in eine Busine, an der ein Banner angebracht ist. Abbildung aus: Joachim <de Flore> und Telesphorus <de Cusentia>: Joachimi abbatis revelationes de pontificibus cum figuris bene pictis. 15./16. Jahrhundert | © BSB/Clm 313

The website of the German office of the Répertoire Internationale d’Iconographie Musicale (RIdIM) will be accessible at the new address as of 26 April 2021. Prior to this, the website and the search application for “Music and dance in the arts" were modernised with respect to their design and functionality.

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Digitale Sammlungen, Volltext, Zoom | © BSB

The Bayerische Staatsbibliothek has comprehensively updated and improved its digital core piece, the Digital Collections. At the address, it has now been made even easier to search, browse, explore and admire around 2.7 million digitized titles from the holdings of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, as well as from the regional State Libraries of Augsburg, Bamberg, Regensburg and Passau.

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Searching and finding | © Blend Images –  –  Registration, loan, order | © BSB/H.-R. Schulz  –  Visits to the library | © BSB/H.-R. Schulz  –  Courses, e-tutorials | © BSB/H.-R. Schulz  –  Apps | © BSB  –  Questions and answers | © Monkey Business –