Academic Information Research

This series provides you with useful tips on academic writing and research.

The thirty-minutes courses take place online on Mondays at 12:30 p.m. during the semester and are aimed at all students at the University of Mannheim whose native language is not German. Learn more about our program for the spring semester 2022 and register for our online courses via the student portal. Students of the University of Applied Sciences and DHBW Mannheim please register via the link at the respective event announcement.

Academic Information Research program (PDF, 66 KB)

Slides of the presentations

Semester program

21

Feb

12:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m.

Angela Leichtweiß, Viktor Boecking

Academic Information Research: Crash Course University Library

Library training for international students

 

12:30 – 13:00

28

Feb

12:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m.

Viktor Boecking, Dr. Jorge Murcia Serra

Academic Information Research: Finding scientific information

Tips for systematic literature search

12:30 – 13:00

07

Mar

12:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m.

Dr. Hendrik Platte-Burghardt, Dr. Jorge Murcia Serra

Academic Information Research: Reference Management – Zotero & Citavi

Introduction to reference management with Zotero and Citavi

12:30 – 13:00

14

Mar

12:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m.

Dr. Jorge Murcia Serra

Academic information research: Reading Literacy – Reading More Efficiently

Tips for more efficient reading for your studies

12:30 – 13:00

21

Mar

12:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m.

Tina Helbig

Academic Information Research: Exam Preparation – Learning Techniques & Methods

Tips on how to improve your exam preparation

12:30 – 13:00

28

Mar

12:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m.

Jessica Kaiser

Academic Information Research: Citation – Bibliography & Citation

How do I quote correctly and avoid plagiarism?

12:30 – 13:00

04

Apr

12:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m.

Viktor Boecking

Academic Information Research: Excerpting – Getting the Most Important Out of a Text

How to systematically dissect texts and extract the information you need

12:30 – 13:00

25

Apr

12:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m.

Jessica Kaiser

Academic Information Research: Fit for the Paper – Tips and Tricks on Writing

Write easier

12:30 – 13:00

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Viktor Boecking, M.A.

Viktor Boecking, M.A.

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