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Get up to speed on working with the databases

The library regularly offers introductory training on how to use the library. It also offers training on literature research and literature management. Find out more about content and dates here.

Fit in the Library 

Introduction to using the library and researching in the online catalog 

Sessions winter 2019/2020:

  • Tue, 8.10.2019, 13:15 bis 13:45 in room C011 (Campus PWS)
  • Wed, 9.10.2019, 13:15 bis 13:45 in room C011 (Campus PWS)
  • Mo, 14.10.2019, 13:15 bis 13:45 in room Q019 (Campus AEA)

Introductions to using the library can also be conducted as and when required. Contact Ms. Wettengl: Tel.5028498. 

You do not have to be registrated, just turn up!


  • Searching effectively for books and journals 
  • Ulm University of Applied Sciences Library Online Catalog (OPAC)
  • Self-service functions (viewing your account, extending lending periods, reserving items) 
  • eBooks and eJournals 

Literature research in databases

More advanced course for lecturers and students in later semesters 

Sessions winter 2019/2020:

  • Session with focus on Mechanical Engineering/Energy/Production Engineering: Wed, 06.11.2019, 17:30 - 19:00, room C011
  • Session with focus on Elektronics/Computer Science/Medical Engineering: Thu, 07.11.2019, 17:30 - 19:00, room C011

Please register with Ms. Immler (


  • General tips for researching specialist literature
  • Library catalogs
  • Literature databases 
  • Electronic publications
  • Standard and patent databases 
  • Online document delivery services 

Citavi and HUPS

Brief introduction to the Citavi literature management system and the HUPS publication server

Sessions winter 2019/2020:

  • Mon, 11.11.2019, 17:30 - 19:00, room C011
  • Wed, 13.11.2019, 17:30 - 19:00, room C011
Please register with Ms. Wettengl (; Introductions can also be conducted as and when required. 

  • The Citavi literature management system will save you a great deal of work when collecting references and creating lists of references for your scientific work. 
  • The HUPS publication server enables you to electronically and permanently publish work you have written via a permanent internet address.

Room: B002
Prittwitzstraße 10
89075 Ulm
Fon: +49 (0)731 50-28113