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Courses, workshops, and guidance

The Library of Science offers courses for doctoral students, workshops, and teaching sessions, and individual guidance regarding information retrieval and scientific communication. We also provide introductions for new employees.

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Courses for doctoral students

The Library of Science offers two courses for doctoral students.

Workshops and teaching sessions

The Library of Science offers workshops and teaching sessions for research teams in these areas:

  • Database searches – Web of Science, BIOSIS, FSTA (Food Science & Technology Abstracts), GeoRef, Inspec, SciFinder, and Scopus
  • Publication – Lund University’s research database LUCRIS, open access, Creative Commons licences, reference management, and the reference management software Endnote
  • Research data management – DMPRoadmap and data storage services

Book a librarian

Support for research teams and principal investigators

The Library of Science can support research teams in areas such as information retrieval, research publishing, research data management, and bibliometric analyses. We can also help research teams source support from the faculty and from Lund University Research Services. Contact us for tailored support for your research team.

Introductions for new employees

Each department has an introductory course for doctoral students and Library of Science librarians teach various course components.

The Library of Science can provide new research staff with a run-through of the available research support. The first step is to book a librarian.

Book a librarian


Biology Library

Anja Zimmerman
anja [dot] zimmerman [at] science [dot] lu [dot] se

Physics and Astronomy Library

Thomas Tengelin Nyström
thomas [dot] tengelin_nystrom [at] science [dot] lu [dot] se


Britta Smångs
britta [dot] smangs [at] science [dot] lu [dot] se

Library of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Kurt Mattsson
kurt [dot] mattsson [at] science [dot] lu [dot] se