The Main Research Catalogue for
Book Studies, Library and Information Science

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Der Fachinformationsdienst Buch-, Bibliotheks- und Informationswissenschaft hat eine FID-Lizenz für die Nachweisdatenbank INFODATA (WTI-Frankfurt) …

The Specialized Information Program on Book Studies, Library and Information Science (FID BBI) provides literature and information for researchers in the three disciplines.

Researchers, lecturers and students can conduct targeted research in over 3 million data records.

The data pool is fed by over 30 data sources that are regularly updated.

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Our Data Collections

The title data recorded in the portal originates from a wide variety of sources. A list of the collections and information about their respective filtering can be viewed here.

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Beyond the FID BBI portal, there are numerous other databases relevant to book studies and library and information science. Here is an overview.

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Suggestions and Feedback

The FID BBI is designed to meet the needs of researchers. If you are missing a data source, cannot find a particular title, or are looking for more detailed information about the FID BBI, contact us or visit our blog.

Provision of Specialized Literature

The FID BBI licenses full-text and reference databases for researchers in the fields of book studies, library and information science, which can be accessed via the reference portal. In addition, researchers can obtain specialized literature directly from the FID BBI. If you have not found the publication you are looking for, please contact us. We will take care of it.