Databases GBV Order Function

Certain databases are linked to the Common Library Network (GBV) and provide an order function. Literature that is not available in Greifswald´s libraries can be ordered directly by using the online interlibrary loan function.

When using the Database Information System (DBIS), all of the databases with an order function can be be selected. The resources on offer are regularly updated.

Current overview of all databases with an order function


Popular Databases with Order Function for Online Interlibrary Loan Requests

The online database lists medical publications starting with the year 1966. Subject areas: biology, medicine, pharmacy, psychology, sport.


MLA International Bibliography
The MLA International Bibliography is the most important bibliography covering the areas of literature, linguistics (including constructed and sign languages) and folkloristics of all modern languages.


The database stores references from all areas of psychology.
The database consists of two segments:
-PSYNDEX Literature and AV-media


Web of Science
One of the advantages of the Web of Science when compared to subject-specific databases (article databases) is its interdisciplinarity, the broad range of subjects covering the arts, social sciences, medicine, natural sciences and technology.

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The ZDB (German Union Catalogue of Serials) is the world´s largest database for serial titles and local holdings of journals and newspapers. This does not only include print media, but also titles from e-journals