osmikon.search

osmikon.search

What is searched?
osmikon.search offers the possibility to search simultaneously in relevant German and international library catalogues, bibliographies and special databases for scientific literature and research material on Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe.
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OstDok

OstDok

What is searched?
The subject repository "OstDok – Eastern European Documents Online" provides electronic full texts of research on Eastern, Central Eastern and Southeastern Europe.
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ARTOS

ARTOS

What is searched?
The database ARTOS records specialist articles and reviews from around 400 current journals and selected anthologies covering a wide range of research in the humanities and social sciences from Eastern and Southeastern Europe and across the region.
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OstNet

OstNet

What is searched?
OstNet is a catalogue for internet resources and lists academically relevant websites and online documents on Eastern, Central and Southeastern Europe. In OstNet you can, for example, search for institutional websites, blogs or digital humanities projects on a specific topic or country, or search for databases for a specific research target.
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ARTOS

ARTOS alerting service

Use the ARTOS alerting service to receive regular e-mail updates on new articles and reviews from several hundred journals and selected edited volumes on Eastern Europe!
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Ask the FID

Research advice for research on East, Central and Southeast European Studies

Do you want to be sure to find as many relevant titles as possible when searching for literature? Are you looking for digitised sources but don't know where to start?
The team at the Specialised Information Service for East, Central and Southeast European Studies can help you! We provide individual and personalised advice on all questions relating to literature research and specialist information in East European Studies.

We cover the following topics, among others:

  • Making the most of advanced search options
  • Scientific paper research
  • Working with archival materials on microforms
  • Research data
  • Discovering and using databases with digital materials/digitised sources

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Our advisory team consists of experienced information specialists who themselves come from the academic world and have in-depth knowledge of East, Central and Southeast Europe. This enables us to support you in the best possible way.

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We can advise you online or in person on the premises of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek. A consultation appointment lasts approx. 30 minutes, or longer if required.

Please note that we cannot undertake comprehensive literature searches.

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