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You would like to inform yourself about the collections of the departmental libraries, conditions in the Library as a place to work and study and the different services?
Get to know our Library and take a virtual tour through our departmental libraries:
The guideposts help you find your way around the buildings:
The media in our departmental libraries are assembled thematically by means of the Regensburg Verbund classification (RVK). The classification can be explored via the RVK Online (in German).
All media available in the Library may be found via online catalogue (OPAC). A short introduction to the OPAC is provided in the OPAC Tutorial (in German).
Subject-specific databases are used to search for journal articles and subject-specific papers. Here you can find a list of Online Tutorials for Selected Databases.
An overview of the complete range of subject-specific databases can be found in the Database Information System (DBIS).
Literature needed but unavailable in the University Library may be requested via interlibrary loan. Detailed instructions are provided by the Interlibrary Loan Tutorial (in German).
Reference management programs provide the possibility of administering bibliographical references and of structuring them. The University of Potsdam has acquired a campus license for the team version of the reference management program Citavi. Members of Potsdam University may use Citavi free of charge. Information on the download and license key can be found on the webpage of the ZIM: Campuslizenz Citavi (in German).
A concise overview of different reference management programs (in German) has been given by the SLUB Dresden.
The following list provides online tutorials relating to various reference management programs: