We make literature, databases and other search options for research in Sociology available to you.

If you want to learn more about research in your field of study or need tips on academic writing and research, you are welcome to attend our courses. We are happy to offer individual advice.


Courses and tutorials

The University Library offers regular trainings on research in Sociology. You can watch our online tutorials at any time. We are happy to offer individual advice.

Academic writing and research

The collection of the University Library includes a variety of guidebooks on the following topics:

The University Library offers various training and consulting services.


Dr. Hendrik Platte

Dr. Hendrik Platte

Subject Librarian for Political Science, Sociology and Psychology
University of Mannheim
University Library
Schloss Schneckenhof West – Room SN 270
68161 Mannheim

In case of absence of the subject librarian for Sociology: Please contact Dr. Rudolf Nink