Webinars

What is a webinar?

A webinar is a seminar held via the Internet. Your advantage: You can take part even if you are not in Munich – comfortably sitting at your online workstation. Live and interactive.

Webinar schedule

Neu hier? Kein Problem! Die Bayerische Staatsbibliothek für Einsteiger
  • every Tuesday at 15:30
 
Genial digital – Recherche in Datenbanken und E-Journals
  • Thursday, 25 June 2020 → 15:30
 
Recherche mit System – Einstieg in die wissenschaftliche Literaturrecherche
  • Thursday, 18 June 2020 → 15:30
 
Gekonnt gesucht, gezielt gefunden – Recherche für Fortgeschrittene
  • Further dates soon
 
Citavi – Literaturverwaltung leicht gemacht (Basiskurs)
  • Thursday, 28 May 2020 → 15:30
 
Citavi – Literaturverwaltung leicht gemacht (Aufbaukurs)
  • Thursday, 04 June 2020 → 15:30
 

Which webinars do we currently offer?

Neu hier? Kein Problem! Die Bayerische Staatsbibliothek für Einsteiger

(Are you new? No problem! – The Bayerische Staatsbibliothek for beginners)
(Webinar in German)

We will explain our online catalogue (OPACplus) and give you tips for research in academic databases.
Suitable for new users or those who would like to refresh their knowledge.

You can enter the webinar room via the following link:
https://webconf.vc.dfn.de/neu_hier/

Genial digital – Recherche in Datenbanken und E-Journals

(Resourcefully digital – Research in databases and e-journals)
(Webinar in German)

We will work out interactively and with numerous exercises how to search our electronic media: the academic databases in the Database Information System (DBIS) and the Electronic Journals Library (EZB).

You can enter the webinar room via the following link:
https://webconf.vc.dfn.de/genialdigital/

Recherche mit System – Einstieg in die wissenschaftliche Literaturrecherche

(Searching systematically – a beginner's guide to literature searches)
(Webinar in German)

This webinar is for everyone writing a paper or theses and/or interested in an overview of searching academic literature.
We will draft a roadmap for your search and cover internet research, library catalogues and literature databases. Additionally, you will learn about different publication types and how to find the appropriate terms for your search.

You can enter the webinar room via the following link:
https://webconf.vc.dfn.de/recherche-mit-system/

Gekonnt gesucht, gezielt gefunden – Recherche für Fortgeschrittene

(Searched skilfully, found specifically – Search for experienced users)
(Webinar in German)

Your research in OPACplus and our databases does not lead to satisfying results? On the basis of various examples, we offer tips for searching databases effectively, identifying suitable search strategies and evaluating the literature you found.

You can enter the webinar room via the following link:
https://webconf.vc.dfn.de/gekonntgesucht/

Citavi – Literaturverwaltung leicht gemacht (Basiskurs)

(Citavi – An easy way to reference management) (basic training course)
(Webinar in German)

Your notes have gotten mixed up yet again? Your citations still are not in the correct order and citing properly is too complicated in general? It does not have to be that way! In our webinar for beginners you will learn why referencing is necessary and how modern reference management software can facilitate your work. We will create a project, organise knowledge, plan tasks and add references.

You can enter the webinar room via the following link:
https://webconf.vc.dfn.de/citavibasiskurs/

Citavi – Literaturverwaltung leicht gemacht (Aufbaukurs)

(Citavi – An easy way to reference management) (advanced training course)
(Webinar in German)

You planned tasks, drafted a structure of your theses and already added first references to your Citavi project? In our advanced training course, you will get familiar with different types of publications and quotations. Furthermore, you will add full texts and quotations and insert your collection of references into a Word document.

You can enter the webinar room via the following link:
https://webconf.vc.dfn.de/citaviaufbaukurs/

What equipment is required?

Not a lot:

  • PC or mobile device with Internet access
  • Adobe Flash Player for your browser OR Adobe Connect app
    (Both are available free of charge and can be installed upon the first call of the webinar space.)
  • Headset/ earphones or speakers

To find out whether your equipment allows for smooth access go to:
https://webconf.vc.dfn.de/common/help/de/support/meeting_test.htm

Please note: Since many events are currently transferred to the virtual space, the server is often running at full capacity. This may result in technical problems when accessing the webinar room. If you receive the message that the maximum number of visitors has been reached, you can try reloading the page a number of times. We ask for your understanding.

Where and how can you register?

Until further notice, no registration is necessary for the webinars.
Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions:
fuehrungen@bsb-muenchen.de

When do we start?

  • Our webinar "Neu hier" takes place every
    Tuesday at 15:30.
  • Our webinar "Citavi (basic training course)" takes place on
    Thursday, 28 May 2020, at 15:30.
  • Our webinar "Citavi (advanced training course)" takes place on
    Thursday, 04 June 2020, at 15:30.
  • Our webinar "Recherche mit System" takes place on
    Thursday, 18 June 2020, at 15:30.
  • Our webinar "Genial digital" takes place on
    Thursday, 25 June 2020, at 15:30.

Please allow for around 1.5 hours duration.

Come join us. We are looking forward to meeting you!
Marco Becker and Anna Haas

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