Bamberg University Library

As a central body, the University Library is responsible for supplying the University with literature and information for research and teaching. Furthermore, it makes its resources available for scientific and professional purposes as well as for educational and continuous trainings to anyone who is interested.

Digital Media at the University Library

Even with the university library closed you have unlimited access to our many E-Books (over 1 million), E-Journals and databases through the university network (also accessible via VPN or Shibboleth).

  • You may find hints on finding and using E-Books here.
  • You may find E-Journals in the Electronic Journals Library EZB.
  • Databases are listed in the Database Information System DBIS.
  • The search engine BASE and the Browser-Plugin Unpaywall will help you look for documents available in Open Access.
  • Many of the Specialised Information Services (“Fachinformationsdienste”) offer access to more digital media after signing up with them.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via E-Mail or in the chat. We will continue our efforts to support you.