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German Studies: Articles

Library materials, information access and ideas for researching topics in German Studies.


Databases for German Studies

Click on individual links to search within a specific database. 
Within CSA or EBSCO, click on "Databases" to search multiple indexes simultaneously.

Recommended Databases for German Language & Literature

    • Bibliographie der deutschen Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft
      (1945 to present)
      Hum Ref PT 3 .B5x

Recommended Databases for German History & Politics

General & Multidisciplinary Databases

Newspaper Databases

Database Search Tips (MIT Libraries)

Database search tips and tricks include Boolean operators, truncation, keywords, subjects, fields, phrases and stop words.  Quick tab-by-tab reference from MIT.


You can easily input (and format) journal articles, books, websites, and other resources for your paper !


RefWorks is a Web-based bibliography and database manager that helps you collect and organize citations and access them from any computer with a Web connection.

RefWorks will even take your list and generate a bibliography of references, using APA, MLA, or any other format  you select.

When gathering records from other databases, look for instructions for how to directly export your records to RefWorks.


Journal Information

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German Newspapers

German Language Newspaper Access in North America is an online guide that can help you find North American holdings or even digital copies of German-language newspapers. A project of GNARP (German-North American Resources Partnership).

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