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English Studies

In English Studies, Mannheim University Library provides you with literature, access to databases, and structered search options.

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.

Research

Databases

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".

E-journals

The e-journals for the subject English Studies can be found in the Electronic Journals Library (EZB) and the Primo catalog.

 

 

E-books

Linguistics

Subject-specific Internet resources

Locating resources

In the A3 library you will find literature on English Studies, which you can use on site. The media are freely accessible and arranged according to subject areas. Borrowing from this stock is only possible for academic staff of the University of Mannheim.

In the Central Lending Library at Schloss Westflügel you can find more literature on English Studies which you can borrow with your ecUM or your Library Card.

In the textbook collection at the Schloss Westflügel, the most important textbooks are available for loan in multiple copies to students of the University of Mannheim and cooperating institutions.

The literature available at the University Library can be searched for in the Primo Catalog.

Courses and Tutorials

We offer courses on research skills on a regular basis. You can access our tutorials online at any time. You may also schedule an individual appointment.

 

The video album available at the following link features tutorials on how to search MLA International Bibliography

https://vimeo.com/album/4319619

 

Also of interest:

Academic Writing and Research

The collection of  Mannheim University Library includes a variety of guidebooks on academic writing and research, for example:

A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations by Turabian, Kate Larimore

 

With our courses and consulting services we aim to support you in every way we can.

Your English Studies Librarian:
A3, Room 104
+49 621 181 3053 (a.m. only)
In case of absence please contact:
My library account Available Seats Opening Hours Information & Advice Chat (Mon-Fri 10am-6pm)
InfoCenter
+49 621 181 2948
Schloss Schneckenhof West
D 68131 Mannheim
Germany