Databases and Online Reference Works

From the humanities and the natural sciences to medicine and architecture De Gruyter’s databases and online reference works are full of outstanding resources. Receive access to original sources, text collections, reference works, and bibliographies. Practical search tools help you find what you are looking for quickly.

Key features


Keywords and browse trees link contents, facilitating targeted searches.


Regular updates ensure that the contents of your library subscription stay timely and relevant.


Thanks to careful selection and review by scientific editors and editorial boards, all content meets the highest academic standards.

Purchasing options

We offer a variety of pricing models.

Liberal DRM

An unlimited number of users per campus or institution can access a database concurrently.

Free trials for institutions

We are happy to arrange you a free trial.

Contact us for a price quote tailored to your institution.

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