Universität Wien FIND

300470 UE Scientific Literature (2016W)

Data retrieval and management

2.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work


max. 10 participants
Language: German, English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Friday 07.10. 10:00 - 11:00 Hörsaal (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg EG
Wednesday 01.02. 10:00 - 17:00 Übungsraum 1 (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg 1.OG
Thursday 02.02. 10:00 - 17:00 Übungsraum 1 (Fakultätszentrum für Biodiversität) Rennweg 1.OG


Aims, contents and method of the course

The student gains knowledge in information retrieval in various relevant plant science fields by using search strategies (print and online). The student knows how to use databases for scientific work inclusive of management of literature citations.

Assessment and permitted materials

Practical work: 40%

Protocol: 60%

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Directed application of search strategies for scientific research in Biology/Plant Sciences

Examination topics

Print and online search; Creating Reference lists (scientific citation)

Reading list

Association in the course directory


Last modified: Fr 31.08.2018 08:56