Library Instruction

We offer library instruction for the following target groups:


Upcoming Sessions

For a complete list of sessions please click on one of the target groups above.

Research Data Management at the University of Vienna

22.04.2024, 10:00 | 2.129 Seminar Room 2.1, University of Vienna Biology Bu… | On-site session

The requirements for the management of research data during and after research projects are increasing. From the planning of a project, to the analysis of collected data, to the sharing of results through different channels, resea… [more]

Registration is required! | Target group: Researchers, University lecturers | Level: Beginner

Research Data Management for PhD Students: Introduction to Data Archiving, …

22.04.2024, 14:00 | Online session

Research Data Management (RDM) is a set of practices that helps researchers organize, structure, store and share data during and after the research project. The course will give an introduction to various aspects of Research Data… [more]

Registration is required! | Target group: Doctoral candidates | Level: Beginner

Lernen Sie die FB Germanistik kennen! (in German)

22.04.2024, 16:00 | On-site session

Wir führen Sie durch die Fachbereichsbibliothek für Germanistik, Nederlandistik und Skandinavistik, zeigen Ihnen unseren historischen Lesesaal und beantworten Ihre Fragen zur Bibliotheksnutzung. Grundlegende Fragen, die im Rahmen … [more]

Target group: Students, General public | Level: Beginner

FB Philosophie und Psychologie: Guided tour

22.04.2024, 16:00 | On-site session

We would like to invite you to come and see the Philosophy and Psychology Library. We will show you round the premises and introduce you to the services we provide. Questions are very welcome. [more]

Registration is required! | Target group: Researchers, High school students and teachers, Students, University lecturers, General public | Level: Beginner

Permanent Offers

Research and Information Literacy: Basic Module

Format: Self-study module

Basic module for a first orientation into information research. Students can use this tutorial on the Moodle platform after enrolling with their u:account . [more]

Target group: Students | Level: Beginner

Ask a Librarian - Research Consultation Hour

Every Wednesday, 9:30 - 11:00 | Format: On-site session

The open consultation hour offers advice on all topics relating to literature searches, from research strategies to choosing the right database. [more]

Target group: Doctoral candidates, Students | Level: Advanced

Supervised Literature Search

By appointment only | Format: Online

We advise students of all subjects who are working on a research paper (seminar paper, master thesis, dissertation, etc.) on how to find literature. [more]

Target group: Doctoral candidates, Students | Level: Advanced

Guided Tours at the Main Library

By appointment only | Format: On-site

We offer short guided tours of approx. 30 minutes for groups of 5 to 25 people. This offer is aimed at tutorials, first-year students, introductions to academic writing and similar courses at the University of Vienna. [more]

Zielgruppe: Studierende | Level: Beginner

Die historischen Buchbestände der Hauptbibliothek (in German)

By appointment only | Format: On-site

Wir geben Ihnen einen Überblick über die historischen und wertvollen Bestände der UB Wien und erklären, wie diese zu benutzen sind. [more]

Target group: Students, General public | Level: Beginner

Subject-Specific Instruction

At the special libraries, in addition to the dates listed here, subject-specific instruction and tours are offered by appointment. For more information, see "Library Instruction" on the website of the corresponding library, or contact the library staff on site.

Consultation Sessions of the Research Support Services

In addition to the dates listed here, the Research Support Services of the University Library offer consultations and training for researchers. Details can be found under "Library Instruction" on the a href="/forschungsunterstuetzung/a_bis_z.html">website of the corresponding service.