Searching systematically – a beginner's guide to literature searches

Webinar dates

Tuesday, 23 January 2024at 15:30
Tuesday, 20 February 2024at 15:30
Tuesday, 12 March 2024at 15:30
Tuesday, 09 April 2024at 15:30
Tuesday, 23 April 2024at 15:30
Tuesday, 21 May 2024at 15:30
Tuesday, 11 June 2024at 15:30

On-site dates

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

This webinar is directed to persons who are at the beginning of a scholarly paper (for example a term paper, research paper or bachelor’s thesis) and/or wish to obtain an overview of search possibilities for scholarly literature. The webinar will provide you with a search check list detailing how to proceed in your literature search for a scholarly paper: from Internet search to searching in library catalogues and up to literature databases. Two excursions introduce you to the different types of publication of scholarly literature and teach you how to find the right search terms for your search.


  1. Internet research
    Excursion: Types of publications
  2. Library catalogue
    Excursion: Collecting search terms
  3. Literature databases

Target groups: School and university students

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(The webinar will be held in German.)

Please allow for around 1.5 hours duration of the course.
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