MPIP Library

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Opening hours

The MPI-P library is an institutional library and open for employees of the institute 7 days a week and 24 hours a day. Visitors can be given access to the library only during the service hours.

Service hours

Monday-Thursday 09.00 a.m. - 04.30 p.m.
Friday 09.00 a.m. - 01.00 p.m.

Library Events 2019

Tue 15th Jan. 10.00 a.m. Introduction to the library and its services
Thu 17th Jan. 10.00 a.m. Introduction to the library and its services
Fri 18th Jan. 10.00 a.m. Short introduction to Open Access Publishing for Max Planck authors

Special Library Events 2019:
"How to find the appropriate literature" - Presentation given by Robin Haunschild and Thomas Scheidsteger on Tuesday, 19th February 2019 at 2.00 p.m. at the Staudinger Lecture Hall.
Robin and Thomas are working as research specialists for the Max Planck Scientific Information Retrieval Services (IVS-CPT) in Stuttgart. Their main topics are research evaluation using newest methods and indicators as well as acquisition and evaluation of scientific information, such as publication and citation analyses, patent searches, statistics, overviews, etc.
They will introduce literature databases like WoS, Scopus, Dimensions, Google Scholar, Microsoft Academic and SciFinder and define their specifics, their advantages and disadvantages. Literature search in databases like WoS and Scopus will be explained with examples of use and focus on the topical research. Additionally they will introduce SciFinder more detailed and present examples for comprehensive search.

Our Collection

The collection of our library contains: