Literature for historical studies: Specialised Information Service offers access to databases, e-books and e-journals

The "Fachinformationsdienst Geschichtswissenschaft" (FID) offers researching historians Germany-wide access to various databases, e-books and e-journals.

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Interested users can register for this service in an easy procedure.

Registration with FID Historical Studies
FID Historical Studies

Currently, the following products are available:

Cairn E-Journals / Cairn History Collection
History of Science Technology and Medicine  (EBSCO)
University Press Scholarship Online / E-Book-Collection History

The product portfolio will be expanded consecutively during the coming months. Soon, also archival databases and several hundred e-books from relevant publishers will be made available using the platform of the service provider MyiLibrary, with part of the works being provided for testing by the community.

The service is offered by the Specialised Information Service Historical Studies of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek and the Deutsches Museum, Munich.

Among the further digital services of the Specialised Information Service, already available now, there is the currently developed research portal on European history. Further, a beta version of the Deutsche Historische Bibliografie (German Historical Bibliography), the platform and, by way of a relaunch following a comprehensive review of both technology and content, the portal will be launched online shortly.

Europäische Geschichte (European History)