Journals

Searching printed and electronic journals in Primo:

 

Searching journal articles:

  

Primo

You will find books, journals and other media in our holdings as well as reserved collections, contents from the libraries’ website, the university bibliography and also numerous articles from a lot of other sources.

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Databases

Interdisciplinary and subject-specific databases are available in the Digital Library.

In the result lists, the button   will forward you to ...

  • the full text article (if available!),
  • the printed edition of the periodical in which the article is published (if available!),
  • the possibility to place an interlibrary loan order in case the article is not availabe in one of our printed or electronic journals.

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DigiBib NRW

The Digital Library offers various search profiles. You can select different databases either in the interdisciplinary profile "Journal articles" or in more subject-specific profiles. 

The search profiles can be chosen from the navigation menü on the left ("DATABASE SELECTIONS").

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Electronic Journals

How many journals are available online?

You have access to approximately 36.000 licensed electronic periodicals and app. 60.000 free journals.

Browsing in a virtual shelf:

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How do I search for electronic journals?

Search Primofor online journals licensed in Duisburg-Essen.

Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek (EZB)Online journals nationwide:
Electronic Journals Library (EZB)

Go to the Electronic Journals Library

How can I access a full text online?

Students and University members have online access to licensed journals.

External users can use the PCs in the branch libraries to access journals online.

More about login for guests at the libraries' PCs

What do I need?

University members can access all licensed services and products without limitations by using a VPN.

More about internet access via VPN

How do I order articles?

Electronic journals and newspapers are not available via interlibrary loan.

Printed journals

How many printed journals are available?

Approximately 1750 journals are currently available in printed versions.

Numerous daily and weekly newspapers are also in stock, some older editions are available on microfilm or mirofiche.

Newspapers in the UL

How do I search for printed journals?

Search Primo for journals available in Duisburg or Essen.

  Journals nationwide: Database for Serial Titles (ZDB)

Go to the Database for Serial Titles

Where do I find printed journals?

You can find printed journals in all branch libraries.

Journals are not lendable with a few exceptions.

What do I need do know?

Please note the following details:

How do I order articles?

  • Articles which are only available on the other campus or in closed stockrooms can be ordered via internal article delivery service by UDE staff members and students.
  • Articles which are not or only partly available in Duisburg or Essen can be ordered via interlibrary loan.