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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

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.

 

 

E-books

Linguistics

Subject-specific Internet resources

Locating resources

Printed literature

You are invited to use the English and American Studies Collections housed in the  Bibliotheksbereich A3 where  other philological collections are available too.

All literature available can be found through Primo, books in closed stacks can be ordered online but need to be collected in  Ausleihzentrum Schloss Westflügel.

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:
Dr. phil. Rudolf Nink M.A.
A3, Room 104
+49 621 181 3053 (a.m. only)
In case of absence please contact:
Available Seats Opening Hours Information & Advice Chat (Mon-Fri 10am-6pm)
InfoCenter
+49 621 181 2948
Schloss Schneckenhof West
D 68131 Mannheim
Germany