literature search ('Recherche')

New acquisitions

A list of new acquisitions ('Neuerwerbungen Verbund Basel') purchased by the university libraries is updated on a monthly basis.


Online catalogues

Library catalogue (catalogue interface of the library consortium Basel/Bern)

Swissbib (search in the Swiss library consortium). For more information on how to use the Swissbib catalogue efficiently, please see the manual Finden statt suchen! [PDF (371 KB)]

Electronic resources

Please see the electronic resources provided by the Universitätsbibliothek Basel. For resources related specifically to the field of English Literature and Linguistics (e.g. Literature Online, EEBO, and MLA), please visit the subject area Anglistik provided by the UB Basel. The UB's electronic resources can be accessed on-campus via eduroam (without VPN). Furthermore, electronic resources can be accessed from home via a VPN connection provided by the University of Basel. 

Literature search for English Linguistics and Literature (UB)

The Universitätsbibliothek Basel offers an introduction to literature search for students of English Linguistics and Literature. The presentation slides from this introductory workshop are available for download here [PDF (2.3 MB)].