Library Courses and Tutorials


We would like to draw attention to the webinar "Library Orientation for New Students / Rund um die Bib für Erstsemester" and other cross-location webinar offers. Please note that the webinars are generally held in German. If you wish a webinar in English (groups only), please contact

The library introductions for first-year students of Asian/African Studies will take place on 18 and 19 October 2023 at 9:00 a.m. each day.

For information on the Japanese Studies Library, please contact Dr. Astrid Brochlos, Johannisstr. 10.

The library introduction for first-year students of Islamic Theology will take place on 01.11.2023 at 8:30 a.m. 


The East Asia Department of the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin offers online training and information material on its CrossAsia databases. The training dates and access links, which are usually region-specific, are announced on the "CrossAsia Classroom" page and continuously updated there. Registration is not required.