KatalogPlus: How does it work?

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In KatalogPlus you can simultaneously search for books, electronic journal articles and chapters from e-books in an extended database. The article & more feature searches most of the electronic media accessible to RWTH Aachen University and links full-text access.

KatalogPlus: How do I search correctly?

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Looking for literature? How to differentiate the media types and how to read your bibliography correctly is explained in this e-tutorial.

Library Tour

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Library Tour

This short library tour gives you an overview of the main Library of RWTH Aachen University. In addition to general information about the library services and the lending conditions, the study places, the Information Center and the Patent and Standards Information Center are presented.

Open Access: Base, Unpaywall, Open Access-Button and DOAI

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This e-tutorial is about Open Access. Using a search in Google Scholar and further in the database BASE, the term "Unpaywall" is introduced. It is also about the Open Access Button and the DOAI service.

Google Scholar

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Google Scholar can be a helpful supplement to your research in our KatalogPlus. This little introduction gives you a brief overview of the most important functions.

Database searches made easy

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This e-tutorial conveys information that is useful before a database training or generally before researching a database.

Scopus: Basic Search

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In this e-tutorial we will show you how to search for articles on a topic in the Scopus database and how to modify search queries.

Scopus: save search queries

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In this e-tutorial, we will show you how to save Scopus search queries and be notified of new article entries.

Scopus: Extend search results

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Using an example, we will show you in this e-tutorial how hit amounts in the Scopus database can be increased.

Dissertatins - Publication procedures

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In this e-tutorial the different ways of publishing dissertations at RWTH Aachen University are presented.

Dissertation - Choice of Form of Publication

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Dissertation - Choice of Form of Publication

This e-tutorial is about choosing the form of publication for dissertations at RWTH Aachen. Find out about the possibilities of publication and the advantages and disadvantages of the various types of publication within the framework of the requirements of the dean's office and the university library.

Dissertations - Publication in print form

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In this e-tutorial, the procedure for publishing a dissertation at RWTH is presented in print form. Find out about the advantages and get to know the individual steps of this type of publication using a concrete example.

Dissertations - Online Publication

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In this e-tutorial the procedure for online publication of a dissertation at the RWTH is presented. Find out about the advantages and learn about the individual steps of this type of publication using a concrete example.

Entering publication references

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Entering publication references

This e-tutorial deals with the individual steps of entering proof of publication in RWTH Publications. Using a concrete example, the required data will be collected in the central document server, stored and finally transmitted to the editorial team.

Author identification at RWTH Aachen University

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In this e-tutorial, the problem of the clear, permanent and correct assignment of authors to institutions and their works is addressed. Accompany Paula Müller when she gets to know, among other things, the various systems of author identification at RWTH and how she links her IdM Personal Authority Record with her ORCiD ID.

 

Citavi

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In this e-tutorial, you will learn how a short document is composed and how to correctly import short documents into Citavi. We will also show you how to customize automatically generated short documents.

UB for starters

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Introduction to the Unibib for freshmen: What do I find where, how do I lend, where can I learn, who will help me?

Medical Library

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The Medical Library

The Medical Library is part of the University Library of RWTH Aachen University. The video presents the library, which is located in the building of the University Hospital Aachen. You will learn interesting facts about the use and services, the holdings and the system of arrangement.