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Universitätsbibliothek Mainz


Research Portal
Books, journals, articles & more, in print or online—here you will find everything Mainz University Library’s holdings have to offer.

University Library Online Catalog
The classic way to get started with your search for media from Mainz University Library.

Kalliope—Special Collections
All handwritten documents from Mainz University Library—e.g. letters, autographs, and historical documents—can be found in the Kalliope Union Catalog, the national research tool for personal papers, manuscripts, and publishers’ archives.

HeBIS Portal
Regional search or interlibrary loan requests throughout Germany—the choice is yours.

KVK—Karlsruhe Virtual Catalog
Search once, find worldwide. The metasearch engine provides access to library and book trade catalogs with millions of books, journals, and other media.

EZB—Electronic Journals Library
All journals available online—the fast track to the full text.

ZDB—German Union Catalog of Serials
Are you looking for magazine and newspaper holdings from German and Austrian libraries? Then you’ve come to the right place.

DBIS—Database Information System
Databases for all subject areas, both licensed and freely available. 

Municipal Scientific Library and Gutenberg Museum
The second largest scientific library in Mainz has a lot to offer, too. Its online catalog also lists the holdings of the Gutenberg Museum’s library.

Catalogs of other academic libraries in Rheinhessen:
Leibniz Institute of European History, Mainz 
Academy of Sciences and Literature, Mainz 
Mainz University of Applied Sciences 
Romano-Germanic Central Museum, Mainz 
Natural History Museum, Mainz 
Mainz Municipal Archives 
Martinus Library, Mainz 
Bingen Technical University of Applied Sciences (TH Bingen)