High-quality electronic media can make the work of conducting a literature search a great deal easier. Mannheim University Library offers you an indubitable collection of printed materials together with a wide range of philological databases, electronic journals and e-books.
In the Datenbank-Infosystem (Database Information System) DBIS you will find a list of databases related to the field of English and American Studies and available through the University Library. In addition to the subject-specific databases, which you can use to search for journal articles and other bibliographical references, you will also find a list of reference works, dictionaries and full-text databases. In particular, please note the list of "Top Databases".
In the Elektronischen Zeitschriftenbibliothek - E-Journals Library (EZB) you will find a list of e-journals related to the field of English and American Studies and available through the University Library. Print-only journals can only be found through our Online catalogue Primo.
and further Online Textcollections in DBIS
You are invited to use the English and American Studies Collections housed in the Bibliotheksbereich A3 where other philological collections are available too.
The video album available at the following link features tutorials on how to search MLA International Bibliography
Also of interest:
The collection of Mannheim University Library includes a variety of guidebooks on academic writing and research, for example:
With our courses and consulting services we aim to support you in every way we can.