If you want to learn more about research in your field of study or need tips on academic writing and research, you are welcome to attend our courses. We are happy to offer individual advice.
Wolters Kluwer Online
Until 2019 named JURION
Datenbases on international and foreign law
Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law
Tip: The database also includes topics from international commercial law.
Thomson Reuters Westlaw
To search in Westlaw’s journals, choose the Region: US. Under Browse, open the Secondary Sources link in the All Content tab. Then select Law Reviews & Journals under By Type. Then you can also narrow your search by Topic in the left column.
Use the database information system (DBIS) to find more databases on Law and databases on other subject areas.
Gesetze im Internet
The Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection and the Federal Office of Justice make federal law available on the Internet.
Rechtsprechung im Internet
The Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection and the Federal Office of Justice make available selected decisions of the Federal Constitutional Court, the supreme federal courts and the Federal Patent Court since 2010.
Verwaltungsvorschriften im Internet
The federal government makes the administrative regulations of the supreme federal authorities available on the Internet.
Website of the Court of Justice of the European Union
The Hauser Global Law School Program at NYU School of Law offers research guides, including research guides on national jurisdictions.
The project supports research on comparative constitutional law.
In the Schloss Ehrenhof Library, you will find literature on Law which you can use on site. The items are freely accessible and organized according to subject area. Borrowing from this collection is only possible for academic staff of the University of Mannheim.
The Central Lending Library Schloss Westflügel hosts more literature on Law which you can borrow with your ecUM or your library card.
The textbook collection in the Central Lending Library Schloss Westflügel hosts multiple copies of the most important textbooks. Students of the University of Mannheim and cooperating institutions are eligible to borrow from the textbook collection.
In the Primo catalog, you can search for the literature available at the University Library.
The collection of the University Library includes a variety of guidebooks on academic writing and research, for example the following (in German):