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German Studies

In German Studies, Mannheim University Library provides you with literature, access to databases, and structured 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.

Please be aware that to do German Studies in Mannheim you will need a proficient knowledge of German! Further information on the library's research support in German Studies is available in German only and can be found here.

E-journals

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

 

 

Locating resources

In the A3 Library you will find literature on German 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 German 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 in the subject area German Language and Literature on a regular basis. You can access our tutorials online at any time. You may also schedule an individual appointment.

Academic Writing and Research

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

 

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

Your German 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