Searched skilfully, found specifically – Search for experienced users


Thursday, 22 February 2024at 15:30
Thursday, 06 June 2024at 15:30

On-site dates

No on-site dates
in the 2nd half of 2023 and in the 1st half of 2024

Has your search in BSB DISCOVER! and our databases not been helpful? On the basis of various examples, we can give you some tips for carrying out your database search in a targeted way, show you which search strategies are effective for you and point out suitable analysis tools for optimum literature evaluation.


  1. Determining and defining information requirements
  2. Finding search terms
    a. Collecting terms
    b. Thesaurus
  3. Selecting a search tool
    a. Types of databases
    b. The Database Information System (DBIS)
  4. Creating a query
    a. Search options in databases
    b. Search operators
  5. Evaluating results

Target groups: All users wishing to expand their basic knowledge by further skills in complex search.

► To the webinar room
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(The webinar will be held in German.)

Please allow for around 1.5 hours duration of the course.
Access to the webinar room will be enabled 15 minutes before the scheduled start.

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