Searching journal articles

Logo UB There are different approaches to search for journal articles:

Primo: UB catalogue plus articles

Our Primo catalogue lists alongside books, journals and other media about several million journal articles in "UB catalogue plus articles".

A great amount of full text resources in Primo are available for free or are licensed by the University Library (please see list of integrated sources).

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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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Please note:

You will NOT find journal articles in the Database for Serial Titels (ZDB) or in the Electronic Journals Library (EZB)!