ISOS Library

Small but nice - ISOS collection of books

In our office, we host a couple of books full of useful information, inspiration or entertainment for you to borrow or just browse in.

Science & Ethics

  • Klima Kunst Forschung (Hiller et al.)
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow (Kahnemann, Daniel)
  • This changes everything - Capitalism vs the Climate (Klein, Naomi)
  • Becoming a Successful Scientist - Strategic Thinking for Scientific Discovery (Loehle, Craig)
  • Warnsignal Klima: Die Biodiversität  (Lozán et al.)
  • Sie bleiben wohl zu scherzen, Mr. Feynman! Abenteuer eines neugierigen Physikers (Feynman)
  • Geniale Frauen - Berühmte Erfinderinnen von Melitta Bentz bis Marie Curie (Jaffé)
  • Farthest North - The Epic Adventure of a Visionary Explorer (Nansen, Fridtjof)
  • Creating Innovators (Wagner)
  • The Honest Broker: Making Sense of Science in Policy and Politics (Pielke, Roger A.)
  • Marine Science: Decade by Decade (Twentieth Century Science)
  • The Signal and the Noise - The Art and Science of Prediction (Silver, Nate)
  • Doing Science (Valiela, Ivan)
  • Welt im Wandel: Menschheitserbe Meer (WBGU)

Scientific Presentation

  • The Craft of Scientific Presentation (Alley, Michael)
  • How to Write and Publish a Scientific Paper (Day, Robert A. & Gastel, Barbara)
  • Writing Successfully in Science (O'Connor, Maeve)

 Computer Science

  • Fortran 95/2003 for Scientists and Engineers (Chapman, Stephen)
  • Introduction to Programming with Fortran (Chivers & Sleightholme)
  • GNU Octave Beginner's Guide (Hansen, Jesper Schmidt)
  • Programming Python (Lutz, Mark)

Jobs & Application

  • Das einmaleins der Promotion (Academics)
  • Der Stellenreport (Eckerl, Erwin)
  • Bewerbungsstrategien für Hochschulabsolventen (Hesse, Jürgen et al.)
  • Die perfekte Bewerbungsmappe für Hochschulabsolventen (Hesse, Jürgen et al.)
  • Erfolgreich bewerben - Das große Handbuch (Müller-Thurau, Claus Peter et al.)
  • 20 perfekte Bewerbungen für Hochschulabsolventen (Püttjer, Christian & Schnierda, Uwe)
  • Networking for Nerds (Levine)


We are constantly adding new books. If you have a suggestion, let us know!