News from the library
Interlibrary loan temporarily not available
For service reasons the interlibrary loan service is not attainable from
Tuesday, 25 September at 5 pm to Wednesday, 26 September at 10:00 pm
We apologize for any inconvenience.
Advanced Training Courses for EndNote
On 11 October the ULB offers two training courses for advanced users in EndNote
1:00 pm to 3:45 pm: Creating and Modifying Output Styles
4:00 pm to 6:45 pm: Using EndNote Online and Team Work in the Cloud
Location: ULB Stadtmitte, trainingroom 23 (basement)
All courses will be held in German.
Please enroll until 25 September under email@example.com-…
The ULB Stadtmitte changes its opening hours according to the exam periods. From 2018-09-01 to 2018-12-31 the library opens daily from 8:00 am to 1:00 am.
Stock Relocations at ULB Stadtmitte
Between 3 and 18 September new stocks from the departmental library for the humanities (BGG) will be moved into ULB Stadtmitte. We apologize for a possible increase in noise due to transport and sorting work in the 2nd and 3rd floor. Book orders on the stocks concerned will possibly be provided with a short delay.
From 15 August onwards you’ll find your books on hold on our new pick-up shelves. Starting now, you’ll be informed per mail immediately when books are on hold for you. In case you have not defined an email-address, we regret we cannot offer this service.
All media can be returned easily during opening hours at our new return shelves. A return receipt is sent to you automatically by mail.
Elsevier: Access to volume 2018 disabled
The reason for this is the stagnation in negotiations between the DEAL-Group and Elsevier. more
Awareness against predatory publishers
For advice on the publication of your scientific publication, especially in relation with the current discussions on predatory publishing, please contact the Team Electronic Publishing on 06151/16-76217 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Open Access Publications Fund at TU Darmstadt in 2017
In 2017 the TU Darmstadt in collaboration with the German Research Foundation (DFG) opened an Open Access Publications Fund. It was established to promote and support scientific publications in open access journals. more
Starting from now the archives of the literature databases Pascal / Francis and FRANCIS can be searched in the TUfind section “articles and more”. Pascal / Francis are bibliographic databases run by the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) containing more than 14 million articles in scientific journals and conference papers.
New Director General of the ULB
Prof. Dr. Thomas Stäcker was inaugurated as new Director General of the Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt. The new Head Librarian, a pioneer in digitization in Germany, was formerly Deputy Director of the Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel.
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