The browser you are using is not supported by this website. All versions of Internet Explorer are no longer supported, either by us or Microsoft (read more here:

Please use a modern browser to fully experience our website, such as the newest versions of Edge, Chrome, Firefox or Safari etc.

Library courses, workshops, and tutorials

The Library of Science offers taught courses for doctoral students, workshops, and teaching, and individual tutorials in information retrieval and scientific communication. We also provide introductions for new employees of Lund University.

Two people in a meeting. Photo.

Taught courses for doctoral students

The Library of Science offers two taught courses for doctoral students.

Workshops and teaching

The Library of Science offers workshops and teaching for researchers and research groups 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 reference management software such as Endnote
  • Research data management – DMPRoadmap and data storage services

Book a librarian

Support for research groups and principal investigators

The Library of Science can support research groups with information retrieval, scientific publishing, research data management, and bibliometric analyses. We can also help research groups source support from the faculty and from Lund University Research Services. Contact us for tailored support for your research group.

Introductions for new employees

Every department has an introductory course for doctoral students and Library of Science librarians teach a variety of course components.

The Library of Science is happy to make all our research resources and support available to new research staff. 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