Guided tours and research trainings

Guided tours and trainings at the beginning of the semester

The following courses are offered regularly at the beginning of each semester at Campus Nord Branch Library:

Library Tours

Target groupStudents in their 1st semester at Humboldt-University, first-time users of a scientific library
Duration approx. 20 minutes. The tour starts s.t.!
Number of participants 3 to 15 persons
Meeting placeFoyer in the entrance area of the library
Contents:
  • Short tour through the library building 
  • Introduction to the self-checkout and self-return machines
  • Introduction to the organization and use of the library's book stock
  • Introduction to the library user account
Methods Guided tour
Requirements none
Frequency several tours at the beginning of each semester
Registration not required
Dates
currently no dates

Doing research with our search portal 'Primus'

Target groupStudents in their 1st semester at Humboldt-University, first-time users of a scientific library
Duration approx. 30 to 40 minutes. The training starts s.t.!
Number of participants 3 to 15 persons
Meeting placeTraining room on the 1st floor at Campus Nord Branch Library
Contents
  • Contents in Primus
  • Tips for the efficient use of search fields and filter functions
  • The library account and its research functions
Methods Lecture
Requirements none
Frequency several trainings at the beginning of each semester
Registration not required
Dates
currently no dates

Please note that the training Doing research with our search portal ‘Primus’ is also offered at Jacob-und-Wilhelm-Grimm-Zentrum Branch Library.

Questions concerning guided tours and the Primus training courses at the Campus Nord Branch Library can be sent via e-mail to k.ventzke@ub.hu-berlin.de.

Subject specific training

Guided tours for students of the subjects represented at Campus Nord Branch Library take place by appointment. In addition, the subject librarians offer subject specific database training courses . If you are interested, please contact the corresponding subject librarian.

 

Subject librarian Agricultural and Horticultural Sciences:

Judith Kupke
Phone: +49 30 2093-99623

E-Mail: judith.kupke@ub.hu-berlin.de

 

Subject librarian English and American Studies:

Stephanie von Schmädel
Phone: +49 30 2093-99622

E-Mail: stephanie.schmaedel@ub.hu-berlin.de

 

Subject librarian Biology:

Anja Doreen Müller 

Phone: +49 30 2093-99624
E-Mail: anja.doreen.mueller@ub.hu-berlin.de

 

Subject librarian Sport Sciences:

Judith Kupke
Phone: +49 30 2093-99623

E-Mail: judith.kupke@ub.hu-berlin.de