Conditions of use and access

Electronic journals and online databases

Access from outside the campus and Gotha Research Library is mainly made possible by Shibboleth. Some journals and online databases licensed allow access via special identifiers and passwords. For access please contact the information desk of the University Library. Please contact your subject librarian for any detailed questions.



Electronic journals with national licence

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Access and instructions


Terms of use for specific single titles (FID)
Nationwide access to these journals is provided by the programme "Specialist Information Services for Science" with financial support from the German Research Foundation (DFG) and organised by the Specialist Information Service Educational Science and Educational Research.
Private users interested may also register individually.

Further information:

National licences with personal registration

Some journals and databases are only accessible by personal registration.
For personal registration click:

Access requirements for specific databases and journals

Frankfurter Allgemeine Archiv
Terms and conditions of use (pdf)


Juris (remote access)
For licensing reasons, access from outside the campus of the University and the Gotha Research Library is limited to professors and academic staff of the Erfurt University.
For access data please fill in the following agreement: Verpflichtungserklärung (pdf, 16 KB).

NBER Working Papers
For access from outside, an e-mail address of the Erfurt University must be entered after calling up the document. As soon as this has been confirmed you will receive an answer by e-mail after a few seconds. This e-mail contains an Internet address with which the respective paper can be opened.

Online Contents
Off-campus access is possible with the number and password of your library card. A valid inter-library loan account is necessary.

E-Books: Terms of use

Index of providers