Full access to licensed content via the links in this list only within campus network.
If you are not on campus, please click on "more information" first and choose one of the remote access options (EZProxy / VPN). Only for members of the University of Applied Sciences Augsburg: login with IT account.
Literature research in library catalogues
Catalogues of libraries and booktrade
InfoGuide plus: Library catalogue of the University of Applied Sciences Augsburg. Covers also the collections of the University Library of Augsburg, the State Library Augsburg and the Bavarian Library Network.
Gateway Bayern: joint catalogue of all Bavarian scientific libraries. The SFX-button offers the possibility to order books not available in Augsburg via interlibrary loan.
Karlsruher Virtueller Katalog(KVK): nationwide research in library catalogues
buchkatalog.de: books available in German booktrade.
ZVAB.com: books available at antiquarian booksellers.
Books not available in Augsburg or Bavarian libraries may be ordered via Gateway Bayern interlibrary loan nonetheless. Enter your "Heimatbibliothek" (HSB Augsburg), user number (on your CampusCard, 11 digits) and pin (date of birth, ddmmyy) and fill in the order form with the complete relevant data (ISBN if possible).
EBSCO Psychology: PsycINFO, PSYNDEX: high quality research literature in the field of psychology
E-books licensed by the library:
Content Select - Many e-books by the publishers Kohlhammer, VDE-Verlag and the scholars-e-library (various publishers), as well as the entire e-book program of Beltz, O'Reilly and mitp-Verlag. [more information]
Emerald insight - English e-books on business and economics
E-books for free available online:
Rheinwerk-Verlag - Computer science e-books (Galileo Computing books; however only old editions, the more recent ones are subject to a fee)
Legal texts, judgments, regulations
BGB-Kommentar.de - open access legal commentary on German civil law
BASE - scientific search engine with the option to filter by document type "thesis"
Liste wissenschaftlicher Dokumentenserver - University publications and research reports of German universities and research institutions
Gateway Bayern (possibilty to filter by document type "Hochschulschrift" and "Online access" in the "advanced search")
DART - Europe e-theses portal
Further sources - for international university publications
DIN-VDE-standards and DIN-VDE drafts(access only via one PC in the library) [more information]
DepatisNet - online research in the database of the German Patent and Trade Mark Office: covers patent publications from all over the world. Full texts available)
GENIOS Statistiken (WISO) - statistics of top companies, internet / electronic commerce, information technology and telecommunications, media research, advertising, financial market, health and society (sources: business and news magazines, trade journals, newspapers, reports of trade associations and market research studies released by TNS Infratest)
Genesis/DESTATIS - open access database of the Federal Statistical Office of Germany (data on regions, population, employment, elections / education, social benefits, health, law / housing, environment / economic sectors / foreign trade, companies, crafts / prices, income and consumption / public finances /accounts)
Alpha Vantage: financial data API [more information]
WISO Wirtschaftswissenschaften: Firmeninformationen - Company profiles, M&A background information, commercial register announcements and annual accounts [more information]
Espresso Tutorials: SAP - video tutorials on the economic and IT aspects of SAP
TIB AV-Portal: quality-controlled scientific films (mainly technology and natural sciences, but also e.g. architecture and media); search function covers not only metadata, but also spoken word, captions and images; semantic search: synonyms, related words and translations with one search term.
Scientific search engines
Google Scholar: Google search specifically for scientific literature (books, journal articles, technical papers)
TIB Dokumente: Research portal of the Technical Information Library Hanover (TIB) (main focus of its collection: technology, architecture, chemistry, computer science, mathematics and physics); literature references as well as full texts (for a fee, sometimes open access)
InfoGuide plus - "articles & more" - Catalogue of the Library of Applied Sciences Augsburg. This tab in the result list offers articles of journals / conference proceedings. Covers only some of the databases licensed by the library (indexed contents) - please access the relevant databases directly for a comprehensive research.
Documents without direct online access may be ordered for free / at low costs via Gateway Bayern interlibrary loan.
Magazines/journals and journal articles
Full text search of journal articles in the following databases:
The Economist [more information]
Emerald insight - English e-articles on business and economics
Marketing - Zeitschrift für Forschung und Praxis (ZFP) (via beck eLibrary)
NWB - access to the following journals: NWB Steuer und Wirtschaftsrecht, NWB online, NWB Rechnungswesen – BBK online, NWB Unternehmensteuern und Bilanzen – StuB online, NWB Betriebswirtschaftliche Beratung, NWB Erben und Vermögen – NWB-EV, NWB Internationale Rechnungslegung – PiR, NWB Internationales Steuer und Wirtschaftsrecht – IWBB, WP Praxis[more information]
List of print journal subscriptions of the library (with reference to the electronic edition, if available)
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) - Directory of quality-controlled scientific electronic open access journals. (Full-text search for single articles in about 50% of the listed journals.)
More open access newspapers and newspaper archives can be found in DBIS.