Since autumn 2018 eBooks of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) are available at TUHH. Please browse thorugh the offer of more than 480 books, applying mathematics within a plurality of subjects.
Some selected titels you find below:
A first course in numerical methods. Ascher, U. M., & Greif, C. (2011).
Iterative methods for linear systems. Olshanskii, M. A., & Tyrtyšnikov, E. E. (2014).
Numerical methods for conservation laws : from analysis to algorithms. Hesthaven, J. S. (2018).
MATLAB guide (Third edition). Higham, D. J., & Higham, N. J. (2016).
Handbook of writing for the mathematical sciences (Second edition.). Higham, N. J. (1998).
In the moment there exist certainly more comfortable places than the TUHH library. 8-) In addition, the ventilation system in the lower reading room of the tub. is not working because of cleaning work. The system in the upper reading room works.
Scopus as multidisciplinary abstract and citation database is now available within the TUHH.
As with the competitor database Web of Science
citation analysis as well as further sophisticated research strategies are possible with Scopus.
The TUHH library is present at the
Summer Party of the TUHH, Wednesday, June 13, 2018.
According the motto “tub. – talking and making” you are invited to make little handicrafts with paper (for children and adults), little bookmarks or
booklets with tipps for using information for academic work, as well as to talk about intellectual property rights and other challenges when handling information and working as academic.
Visit us between 1 pm and 6 pm at our stand in the Denickestr. in opposite of the students’ restaurant (Mensa):
Starting on Thursday, June 14, 2018, there will be our traditional book flea market in the TUHH library.
A good opportunity to realize your own intentions. 8-) Writing for your academic thesis actually starts when planning, reading and experimenting.
“Kleine Nacht des wissenschaftlichen Schreibens an der TUHH” (, taking place in the rooms around Audimax 1 (Building H – Am Schwarzenberg Campus 5) Short Night of Academic Writing at TUHH) on Wednesday April 11, 2018 from 3 pm to 10 pm, offers an opportunity to get stimulation and animation around academic writing and research methods as well as to practice writing at once.
In addition to motivational talks as well as workshops the program of the “Short Night” (
Flyer) includes the possibility of concentrated and silent active work in a special writing room. Writing consultation is offered as well as consultation on scholarly research methods, on finding subject information and on knowledge organisation through reference management! Consultation is also possible in English language!
About one third of the program items are offered in English language:
Short introduction to LaTeX (Alexander C. Wawrzyn) and time for questions and practice LaTeX. 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm, room NIT E07
Reference management with Zotero (Beate Rajski). 4:30 pm – 5 pm, room H0.01
Reference management with Citavi (Beate Rajski). 5:15 pm – 5:45 pm, room H0.01
Finding information without missing anything important (Thomas Hapke). 7 pm – 7:45 pm, room H0.16
How to tell it to my reader? (Matthias Buntenkötter). 8 pm – 8:45 pm, room H0.16
A “Round table for questions by international students (also in english language)” is offered by Bertrand Schütz, 7:15 pm – 8 pm, in room H0.08.
The “Kleine Nacht” is organized by the TUHH Student Counseling Center in cooperation with the students’ union executive committee AStA, the TUHH library, University Sports, and the TU Computing Centre as well as several internal and external contributors.
The TUHH library has been offering a
German language weblog since a few years, which accompanies a seminar course “Academic research and writing” ( Description in English) as a form of showcase. Some of the lecturers from this course, which is organised by the TUHH library and which is part of the module “ Nontechnical Complementary Courses for Bachelors” at TUHH, will offer some of the introductory presentations at the “Kleine Nacht”. Some of the resources from the seminar and the blog are offered in German language as Open Educational Resources.
Coming to the library at noontime for a coffee! In March you are invited to attend our “Coffee Talks”. After a shot impulse as topical input, there is space for shared discussion and a coffee.
The topics include aspects of using information, like publishing, researching or visualising as well as issues of the (new) German intellectual property law and IT security.
5 dates in March, each 1.15 pm to 1.45 pm in room 0.004, in the large group room behind the information desk:
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Done! And now publishing your thesis! Challenges between print and online
(Impulse and moderation: Thomas Hapke)
Thursday, March 8, 2018
The new UrhWissG (german intelelctual property law): worth knowing for research
(Impulse and moderation: Nazime Assly)
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Transparent research – citation analysis with the database Web of Science
(Impulse and moderation: Thomas Hapke)
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Visualisation in academic work
(Impulse and moderation: Detlev Bieler)
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
IT security in daily routine: confidential data, mobile working, collaboration
(Impulse and moderation: Heiko Weier)
Use the opportunities for exchange, to ask questions, to learn from one another and to discuss. Add your own questions and suggestions (also for further topics for additional talks)!
We are happy to meet you!
Two years ago the changed access for journals of the tub. American Chemical Society (ACS) from print to online. This year the offers access to further ACS journals within the TUHH intranet. tub.
A journals package has been licensed, which includes more journals by paying not too much additional costs. Additional journals has been selected from those journals not accessible until now, whose „access denied“ figures has been the highest in 2017.
New are e-books from the
publisher Hueber. As usual they are available within the TUHH intranet.
We have selected these books for you:
Grammar to download
A textbook on German grammar, also available in English, French and Russian langauge
A grammar book with exercises and German word pool for beginners
A grammar book for advanced learners
And another grammar and further books on the German treasury of words
An e-book on German as a foreign language for engineers has been also available for some time.
And in the library!?
For some time you already have found printed dictionaries and materials for language courses (
books in our catalog tub.find) for loan in room 1.006 (in a corridor starting from the upper reading room in the TUHH library) as well as two rooms as [tu:speak] rooms for practicing German (1.007 und 1.008) equipped with two PCs each.
Online books from the publisher Nomos are now available within the TUHH intranet. Some are also available in English language.
In case you want to have an introduction in law:
Welcome at the Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH)!
For new students the TUHH library (tub.) offers
hints when being new to the library. A series of posts in the library’s weblog gives further advice.
Below you find the
slides (in German language) to introduce the TUHH library within an introductory course on mathematics and IT for first-year students on September 28, 2017 in the Audimax:
Good luck for starting!
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