Nationally Licenced Databases - Journals

The Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG - the German Research Foundation) finances access from anywhere in Germany to a large digital body of texts and subject databases in cultural studies, law, and the social and political sciences since 2004.

The following databases are currently available over GBV.
You find a description of contents, the use conditions and the responsible partners after clicking the respective database.
Under info you find information about the database and terms of use. Further databases you find at

19th Century British Library Newspapers / BNCN (ZDB-1-BLN)
ACS Legacy Archives 1879-1995 (ZDB-1-ACS)
AIP Digital Archive 1930-2008 (ZDB-1-AIP)
Annual Reviews Electronic Back Volume Collection 1932-2004ff (ZDB-1-ANR)
Berkeley Electronic Press Academic Journals (ZDB-1-BEP)
Blackwell Publishing Journal Backfiles 1879-2005 (ZDB-1-DJB)
Cambridge Journals Digital Archive (ZDB-1-CUP)
China Academic Journals (ZDB-1-CAJ)
Crystallography Journals Online : IUCr Backfile Archive 1948-2001 (ZDB-1-IUC)
Editoria Italiana Online / Periodici (ZDB-1-EIOP)
Eighteenth Century Journals : A Portal to Newspapers and Periodicals, 1685-1815 / ECJ I & II (ZDB-1-ECJ)
Elsevier Journal Backfiles on ScienceDirect 1907-2002 (ZDB-1-SDJ)
Emerald Fulltext Archive Database 1994-2005 (ZDB-1-EFD)
EMS Journals (ZDB-1-EMS)
Karger Journals Archiv (ZDB-1-KAR)
Kluwer Law International Journals (ZDB-1-KLU)
Nature Archives 1869-2007 (ZDB-1-NTA)
Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers / NCNP (ZDB-1-NCN)
Periodicals Archive Online / PAO 1802-2000 (ZDB-1-PAO)
Periodicals Index Online / PIO 1739-2000 (ZDB-1-PIO)
Scientific.Net : Materials Science & Technology (ZDB-1-SNT)
Springer Online Journal Archives 1860-2001 (ZDB-1-SOJ)
The Scientific World Journal (ZDB-1-SWJ)
Thieme Zeitschriftenarchive 1980-2007 (ZDB-1-TCE)
Universal Database of Social Sciences & Humanities (UDB-EDU) (ZDB-1-EAV)
Wiley InterScience Backfile Collections 1832-2000 (ZDB-1-WIS)