Research

Computer und Bibliothek des ITHF

Catalogue Theology & Peace

The ent­i­re body of lite­ra­tu­re in the ithf libra­ry is listed in the Cata­lo­gue Theo­lo­gy & Peace. The cata­lo­gue inclu­des around 197,540 mono­graphs, series, jour­nals, e-journals, essays, and elec­tro­nic resour­ces. A spe­cial cha­rac­te­ris­tic is the tex­tu­al revi­si­on of topic-relevant arti­cles from various jour­nals and antho­lo­gies. The­re are about 139,270 essay tit­les avail­ab­le for peru­sal.

ithf Cata­lo­gues


Virtual Catalogue Theology and Church (VThK)

Meta-catalogue with about 6 mil­li­on tit­les listed, inclu­ding 800,000 essays, from church-scientific libra­ries wit­hin the German-speaking regi­on.

VThK


Joint Network Catalogue (GVK)

Meta-catalogue of the nort­hern Ger­man libra­ry net­work (Gemein­sa­mer Biblio­theks­ver­bund) of which the ithf libra­ry is a mem­ber. Across the par­ti­ci­pa­ting libra­ries in the net­work the­re are over 35.6 mil­li­on tit­les of mono­graphs, jour­nals, essays, con­gress reports, elec­tro­nic docu­ments etc.

GVK


Virtual Catalogue of Karlsruhe (KVK)

Meta search engi­ne for more than 500 mil­li­on tit­les of mono­graphs, jour­nals, and other media in world­wi­de libra­ry and book store cata­lo­gues.

KVK


Catalogue of the German National Library

This cata­lo­gue lists about 26 mil­li­on tit­les, which have been published in Ger­ma­ny sin­ce 1913, tit­les published abroad in Ger­man, or trans­la­ti­ons of Ger­man tit­les to other lan­guages, as well as for­eign tit­les about Ger­ma­ny in prin­ted or elec­tro­nic form.

Cata­lo­gue of the Ger­man Natio­nal Libra­ry


Catalogue of GIGA – German Institute of Global and Area Studies

The online-catalogue of GIGA – Ger­man Insti­tu­te of Glo­bal and Area Stu­dies – lists the tit­les in the GIGA infor­ma­ti­on sys­tem. It fur­ther inclu­des the data­ba­se World Affairs Online, thus offe­ring about 75,000 full texts online on inter­na­tio­nal rela­ti­ons and regio­nal geo­gra­phy.

Cata­lo­gue of GIGA

Databases

In this rubric free­ly acces­si­ble data­ba­ses, inter­net sources, por­tals and search engi­nes of desi­gna­ted are­as of stu­dy are listed.


Database info system

The inter­di­sci­pli­na­ry data­ba­se info sys­tem (DBIS) is a coope­ra­ti­ve ser­vice for the use of sci­en­ti­fic data­ba­ses. DBIS lists jour­nal data­ba­ses, essay data­ba­ses, spe­ci­fic por­tals, vir­tu­al spe­ci­fic libra­ries and sci­en­ti­fic search engi­nes, for examp­le. The data­ba­ses are listed by area of stu­dy. Through an exten­ded search, it is pos­si­ble to direc­t­ly search for spe­ci­fic data­ba­ses, data­ba­se types and data­ba­ses with geo­gra­phic rele­van­ce.

DBIS


Theology and Religious Studies


Political Studies and Peace Studies


Philosophy


Legal Studies


Social Studies

Journals

The selec­tion of inter­di­sci­pli­na­ry and par­ti­al­ly free­ly acces­si­ble sources listed below inclu­des elec­tro­nic jour­nals with full text access, jour­nal biblio­gra­phies, jour­nals and essays, open-access jour­nals, as well as elec­tro­nic publi­ca­ti­ons of sci­en­ti­fic insti­tu­ti­ons.

E-Journals
(Full text access only via the rese­arch site in the libra­ry.)


Databases

Electronic Journal Library (EZB)

The EZB is a ser­vice fur­the­ring the effec­tive use of sci­en­ti­fic full text jour­nals on the inter­net. It offers quick, struc­tu­red and uni­form access to sci­en­ti­fic full text jour­nals. The jour­nals are listed by area of stu­dy. The acces­si­bi­li­ty of full text arti­cles depends upon the insti­tu­ti­on and is colour coded.

EZB

Index Theologicus

IxTheo is a com­pre­hen­si­ve biblio­gra­phy for theo­lo­gy and reli­gious stu­dies. In addi­ti­on to jour­nals and essays, mono­graphs, data­ba­ses and rele­vant inter­net links can be rese­ar­ched. A new addi­ti­on is the listed data of fea­tured reviewing bodies. Publishers of the IxTheo are the Tübin­gen Uni­ver­si­ty Libra­ry, the Evan­ge­li­cal Theo­lo­gy and the Catho­lic Theo­lo­gi­cy facul­ties of the Uni­ver­si­ty of Tübin­gen.

Index Theo­lo­gi­cus

Journal database (ZDB)

ZDB is a biblio­gra­phic data­ba­se for tit­le and pro­ve of ownership of con­ti­nuous collec­ted edi­ti­ons. Both prin­ted and elec­tro­nic jour­nals are listed.

ZDB

Directory of Open Access Journals – DOAJ

DOAJ is a community-curated online direc­to­ry that inde­xes and pro­vi­des access to high qua­li­ty, open access, peer-reviewed jour­nals. The Direc­to­ry of Open Access Jour­nals was laun­ched in 2003 at Lund Uni­ver­si­ty, Swe­den, with 300 open access jour­nals and today con­tains ca. 9000 open access jour­nals covering all are­as of sci­ence, tech­no­lo­gy, medi­ci­ne, soci­al sci­ence and huma­nities.

DOAJ

De Gruyter Open

De Gru­y­ter Open (form­er­ly Ver­si­ta) is one of the world’s lea­ding publishers of open access sci­en­ti­fic con­tent. Today De Gru­y­ter Open (DGO) publishes about 400 own and third-party scho­l­ar­ly jour­nals across all major disci­pli­nes.

De Gru­y­ter Open


National Licenses – Collections

Brill Journal Archive Online

This data­ba­se offers archi­ved data from the pro­gram­me of Brill Aca­de­mic Publishers. Sci­en­ti­fic empha­sis is put on the huma­nities (Archaeo­lo­gy, Theo­lo­gy and reli­gious histo­ry, as well as cul­tu­re and histo­ry of the Midd­le East), soci­al sci­en­ces, inter­na­tio­nal law, and select are­as of natu­ral sci­en­ces.

Brill Jour­nal Archiv

Cambridge Journals

Cam­bridge Uni­ver­si­ty Press (CUP) publishes a wide spec­trum of renow­ned sci­en­ti­fic jour­nals with high cir­cu­la­ti­on. The offe­red con­tent is inter­di­sci­pli­na­ry.

Cam­bridge Jour­nals

Oxford Journals

The Oxford Jour­nals Collec­tion belongs to Oxford Uni­ver­si­ty Press, the lar­gest uni­ver­si­ty publisher in the world, and inclu­des tit­les from the huma­nities, sci­ence, medi­ci­ne, law, and soci­al sci­en­ces. The archi­ve of the natio­nal licen­se is exten­ded annu­al­ly by tit­les from the pre­vious and con­clu­ded year.

Oxford Jour­nals

Sage Journals

This data­ba­se offers elec­tro­nic jour­nals by Sage Publi­ca­ti­ons, which ser­ve a wide ran­ge of are­as of stu­dy, e.g. eth­no­lo­gy, histo­ry, phi­lo­so­phy, poli­ti­cal sci­ence, psy­cho­lo­gy, law, socio­lo­gy, theo­lo­gy and reli­gious stu­dies.

Sage Jour­nals


Individual E-Journals

Essays

Specialist Essay Databases

Index Theologicus

IxTheo is a com­pre­hen­si­ve biblio­gra­phy for theo­lo­gy and reli­gious stu­dies. In addi­ti­on to jour­nals and essays, mono­graphs, data­ba­ses and rele­vant inter­net links can be rese­ar­ched. A new addi­ti­on is the listed data of fea­tured reviewing bodies. Publishers of the IxTheo are the Tübin­gen Uni­ver­si­ty Libra­ry, the Evan­ge­li­cal Theo­lo­gy and the Catho­lic Theo­lo­gi­cy facul­ties of the Uni­ver­si­ty of Tübin­gen.

Index Theo­lo­gi­cus

International Relations and Regional Geography

The inter­di­sci­pli­na­ry OLC-SSG* Inter­na­tio­nal Rela­ti­ons and Regio­nal Geo­gra­phy (IBLK) lists the con­tents of jour­nals from several spe­cial collec­tion are­as, inclu­ding poli­ti­cal sci­ence, eco­no­mics, the Midd­le East, and other regio­nal spe­cial collec­tion are­as. The data­ba­se offers an inter­di­sci­pli­na­ry excerpt of the Swets data­ba­se online-contents, which is also com­ple­men­ted by other spe­cial collec­tion area libra­ries.

OLC-SSG Inter­na­tio­nal Rela­ti­ons and Regio­nal Geo­gra­phye

* OLC-SSG: Online-Contents-Special Collec­tion Area Extrac­ts

Philosophy

The data­ba­se OLC-SSG phi­lo­so­phy lists con­tents from phi­lo­so­phi­cal jour­nals. It is an area spe­ci­fic excerpt from the Swets data­ba­se online con­tents. The UB Erlangen-Nuremburg com­ple­ments the data­ba­se with fur­ther con­tents of phi­lo­so­phi­cal jour­nals.

OLC-SSG Phi­lo­so­phy

Political Science and Peace Research

The data­ba­se OLC-SSG Poli­ti­cal Sci­ence and Peace Rese­arch is an area spe­ci­fic excerpt from the Swets data­ba­se online con­tents. It cur­r­ent­ly inclu­des around 886 jour­nals and is con­ti­nuous­ly updated with select jour­nal tit­les through the respon­si­ble SSG-library of the SUB Ham­burg.

OLC-SSG Poli­ti­cal Sci­ence and Peace Rese­arch

Law

The data­ba­se OLC-SSG Law is an area spe­ci­fic excerpt from the Swets data­ba­se online con­tents. The deve­lop­ment of the OLC Law has been pro­mo­ted by the Ger­man Sci­en­ti­fic Com­mu­ni­ty sin­ce 2006 wit­hin the spe­cia­list por­tal vir­tu­al spe­cia­list libra­ry law. The OLC-SSG Law is super­vi­sed by the spe­cial collec­tion area Law by the sta­te libra­ry of Ber­lin – Prus­si­an Cul­tu­ral Ownership (SBB-PK).

OLC-SSG Law

Social Sciences

The data­ba­se OLC-SSG Soci­al Sci­en­ces is an excerpt from the Swets data­ba­se online con­tents of area spe­ci­fic jour­nals from the area socio­lo­gy and soci­al poli­tics. It is con­ti­nuous­ly updated by fur­ther select jour­nals from the stock of the Uni­ver­si­ty and City Libra­ry Colo­gne as the respon­si­ble SSB libra­ry.

OLC-SSG Soci­al Sci­en­ces

Middle East

The data­ba­se OLC-SSG Midd­le East is an area spe­ci­fic excerpt from the Swets data­ba­se online con­tents, which is con­ti­nuous­ly com­ple­men­ted by select jour­nal tit­les from the respon­si­ble SSG-library of ULB Hal­le.

OLC-SSG Midd­le East

Contemporary History

The OLC-SSG Con­tem­pora­ry Histo­ry is super­vi­sed by the sta­te libra­ry of Ber­lin – Prus­si­an cul­tu­ral ownership (SBB-PK) in coope­ra­ti­on with the Cen­ter for Con­tem­pora­ry Histo­ry Rese­arch (ZZF) Pots­dam, the Bava­ri­an Sta­te Libra­ry as SSG-Library for gene­ral histo­ry, histo­ry of the German-speaking coun­tries, Fran­ce, Ita­ly, and the coun­tries of Eas­tern, East-Central and South-East Euro­pe, the SUB Göt­tin­gen as the SSG-Library for the Anglo-American histo­ry (Gre­at Bri­tain, Ire­land, Cana­da, USA, Aus­tra­lia, New Zea­land), the Libra­ry for Con­tem­pora­ry Histo­ry wit­hin the Wurt­tem­berg Sta­te Libra­ry Stutt­gart as spe­cial libra­ry for con­tem­pora­ry histo­ry and the Libra­ry of the Foun­da­ti­on Topo­gra­phy of Ter­ror.

OLC-SSG Con­tem­pora­ry Histo­ry


Publications by ITHF


Internet Sources (freely accessible)

Publications by ITHF

Publikationen

  • Over­view of Publi­ca­ti­ons
  • Stu­dies on Peace Ethics (Cata­lo­gue Ent­ry)
  • Poli­ti­cal Phi­lo­so­phy and Legal Theo­ry of the Midd­le Ages and the Modern Age (Cata­lo­gue Ent­ry)
  • Theo­lo­gy and Peace (avail­ab­le under Stu­dies on Peace Ethics)
    • You can find indi­vi­du­al publi­ca­ti­ons avail­ab­le online here: Theo­lo­gy and Peace
  • Con­tri­bu­ti­ons to Peace Ethics (avail­ab­le under Stu­dies on Peace Ethics)
    • You can find indi­vi­du­al publi­ca­ti­ons avail­ab­le online here: Theo­lo­gy and Peace

Essays

Links