Offer of educational events

We offer training for both teachers and students. The topics of the training sessions are focused on searching information in catalogs and electronic information sources, on the issue of literature citations, on topics related to publishing activities and their registration, searching journals with impact factor, etc. You can invite us to your course, and we will focus on information sources in your field during the lecture.

Lectures as part of specialized courses

One-off lectures are prepared within the framework of specialized courses based on the requests of teachers. The most frequent topics are:

Electronic information resources (EIR)

EIR available at UWB. We will select resources for you according to your professional focus and wishes. Duration: 2 hours.


How to cite the literature used. Citations and paraphrasing. References in the text and bibliographic citations in the reference list. Citation according to ISO 690. What are citation styles. Duration: 2 hours.

Literature search

Where to look. How to make a query. Choosing a search strategy. Duration: 2 hours.

The Aleph online catalog

Literature search in the catalog. Reader's account. Reservations. Extension of loans. Duration: 2 hours.

Open Access

Open access to scientific literature. What is OA. Why and where to publish in OA mode. Duration: 2 hours.

Lectures for PhD students

Based on faculty requests, the University Library prepares lectures on topics related to the needs of junior scientists:

  • WoS (Web of Science)
  • JCR (Journal Citation Reports)
  • Impact factor
  • H-index
  • RIV (Index of information on results)
  • etc.