The database also containing ABI/Inform and ProQuest e-books contains books, journals and dissertations from all scientific areas. Material available here can be used for independent research, writing dissertations and even for expanding one’s general knowledge or language learning.
More than 43,000 English, German and French e-books covering business, economics and the social sciences. E-books can be loaned for offline devices for up to 14 days, and can be viewed online without restriction.
Academic Search Complete
One of the world’s most valuable multidisciplinary and multilingual databases. As well as over 8500 journals, books, conference publications and research reports can be read in most major languages.
Specialist journals and books published in English primarily from the fields of economics and business, supplementing marketing case studies. In addition to the journals and case studies, 50 e-books can be accessed from the database; these can also be searched via the library catalogue.
Journals and e-books from the following fields, among others: computer technology, technical sciences, environmental protection, law, economics, and social sciences. The vast majority of publications are in English, a minority are in German and others can be read in Dutch, French and Italian.
One of the best universities in the world, you can search among the latest publications in almost every field of science, be it economics, art or political science. Only Open Access can be read in full text!
Articles from journals covering several areas of science but primarily the social sciences can be accessed in this full-text database. The database supplies archive content, meaning the most recent articles will be from 2018, but more recent ones from open access works can also be downloaded.
The database of publisher Elsevier spanning all scientific fields contains 16 million articles from 2500 specialist journals. The site contains only scientific publications, mainly in English.
eBook Collection (EBSCO)
80 e-books from the most prestigious English and German publishers covering subjects associated with the courses run by the university.
Directory of Open Access Journals
Open access scientific journals from all areas of science.
Directory of Open Access Books
Open access scientific books from all areas of science.
Web of Science
Database containing journal data (not full-text) for research in all topics. Articles that have been identified can be accessed in other databases or through interlibrary loans.
The international economics-finance database with several thousand case studies, industry reports and corporate analyses. In addition, it offers a press review spanning 30,000 daily news reports, statistics and company information on more than 500,000 corporations.
11 summary textbooks and encyclopedias in the fields of finance, management and PR, among others.
The collection includes indexes and abstracts of more than 384,000 records on the subjects of global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy and recycling, among others, and it provides open access to the full-text versions of more than 4,700 records.
Books, articles and dissertations in German and English from the field of economics.
Reports, statistics, videos, pictures and summaries from the fields of trade, globalization, logistics, environmental protection and many other topics.
IMF Documents and Publications
International Monetary Fund summary studies, country reports and statistical data primarily on developing countries, on general economic topics.
Worldbank – Open Knowledge Repository
An extraordinarily broad database on developing countries.
CIA – The World Factbook
The World Factbook is an online publication edited by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) of the United States. It contains up-to-date and detailed information, especially constantly updated statistics about the countries of the world, which can even be compared. It is recommended to use it primarily for country studies.
The statistics site of the European Union provides data on Member States, thereby ensuring comparability between individual Member States. It contains, among other subjects, macroeconomic, financial, transport and population statistics.
The World Tourism Organization’s database with tourism-related specialist books and statistical data.
Europe’s largest electronic library that combines the text, audio, visual and video archives of numerous countries. There is an overwhelming preponderance of media content in the database over textual sources.
The recognized specialist literature source for 21st century new interdisciplinary sciences with background literature on nanotechnology, gene technology, pharmaceutical research, information technology and food safety.
Bibliographical database covering nearly 700 library and information science journals, research reports and conference publications from the 1960s to today.
One of the most comprehensive bibliographical databases in the world, used primarily for citation searches. Its content covers all areas of science.