Essays & Encyclopedias
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The Acta Sanctorum Database is an electronic version of the complete printed text of Acta Sanctorum, from the edition published in sixty-eight volumes by the Société des Bollandistes in Antwerp and Brussels. It is a collection of documents examining the lives of saints, organised according to each saint's feast day, and runs from the two January volumes published in 1643 to the Propylaeum to December published in 1940.
Walter de Gruyter is one of the world's first scientific publishers to allow online access to their journals, books and databases from a single interface. From now on you will find on this platform already published all our electronic journals and eBooks. On newly added content in the future you can be informed by e-mail or RSS feed.
More than 8000 journals, 4700 with full texts from the English section of the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences.
Login and password for access outside of the IP ranges can be obtained for university staff - wish us by email:: bib.info(at)thh-friedensau.de
A search service from Google that will specifically serve the scientific research. Students and academics can go through this search engine, developed in collaboration with a number of specialist publishers, the search for sources.
The focus is on professional journals, and even full texts document fee by commercial providers, which gets to see the users without access only an abstract, are searched.
The IBR consists of approximately 1.2 million records of reviews from the years 1985ff. She has an interdisciplinary, international, primarily in the humanities and social sciences consider reviews of 6,820 scientific journals according to 560,000-reviewed works. Monthly update. Annual increase about 50,000 records.
The entries are developed with German and English keywords. This allows reviews to be found in various languages. All articles are available through the Interlibrary loan or document delivery service GBVdirekt/subito ordered.
The bibliography IBZ has been over 100 years the leading international reference for journal articles in the humanities and social sciences and related disciplines. The range of topics covered magazines shall be multidisciplinary: Publications from 40 countries in more than 40 languages are included.
The IBZ Online currently has over 3.2 million journal articles 11,500 magazines for the years 1983ff. Added every year more than 120,000 entries. with systematic indexing. The IBZ-Online is updated monthly.
Particularly in the humanities and social science disciplines Festschriften are a popular scientific forum. With the IJBF these valuable scientific resources of the public are made readily accessible.
With more than 1,000 new publications each year, the festival IJBF really the only regularly published international festschrift bibliography. The IJBF online contains over 20,000 Festschriften from the years 1986ff with 240,000 indexed articles in German and English and about 563 200 in total contributions. The reporting period covers the years 1986ff.
The database lists more than 989 700 IJBK contents of more than 33,100 - mainly European - conference proceedings. The reporting period covers the years 1984 et seq The comments are factually developed in German and English. The annual growth of the database is about 2,000 conference proceedings. In addition to the humanities and social sciences focus, other scientific disciplines are considered, such as Mathematics and natural sciences.
The database Index Theologicus (formerly ZID - journal contents service theology of Tübingen University Library) contains more than 300,000 bibliographic records of articles in journals, Festschriften and conference volumes. Extensive search capabilities allow for theologians and religious scholars, to gain rapidly a comprehensive overview of the publications for their research topic. All titles are available through the Interlibrary loan or document delivery service subito ordered.
libreka! is the large e-book platform for the German-speaking countries - with a comprehensive range of services, ranging from information about the ability to read back in to the purchase of books e-books and printed books. More than 130,000 books from over 1200 publishers with more than 50 million book pages are available for searching the full text available, and about 25,000 e-books to buy.
21.64 million in OLC are detected over 18 510 articles from journals. OLC to be recorded since the year of 1993 tables of contents of journals from all disciplines, with particular focus on natural sciences. The title essay of the online content provided by Swets and updated daily. They are supplemented weekly with top titles from more than 2,650 periodicals from Special Collections Libraries. All titles are available through the Interlibrary loan or document delivery service GBVdirekt/subito ordered.
Periodicals Archive Online is a major online periodical archive that makes the backfiles of periodicals in the humanities and social sciences available electronically, providing access to the full text of a growing number of digitized periodicals that have been indexed in its sister database, Periodicals Index Online.
Of the many million paper metadata, which can be found on the Periodicals Index Online, are approximately 7.8 million essays on Periodicals Archive Online (PAO, früher PCI Fulltext) accessed in full text. Most of the essays are about the Online-Fernleihe or document delivery service GBVdirekt/subito ordered.