Guide for researchers

In order to make it easier for you to find your way around our comprehensive range of services, this page provides a special compilation of the most important offers for scientists. Please also note the general offer for employees employees and our general overview with all services.

Communication and Information Centre (kiz)

Please contact us if you have questions or problems related to the kiz services:

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Support Portal (Uni internal)

Service Points are locations where you can visit us personally.


Using self-service functions of the Identity Management System (IDM): Administer permissions, subscribe to services, change passwords.

IDM Self Services

Research in the library stock: monographs, textbooks, magazines, university publications, e-books, e-journals, national licenses, and the contents of the institutional repository OPARU.

library catalogue::local

With about 400 keywords you will get direct access to our services. If something isn't listed, please contact our Internet Editorial Office.

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Emergency supply

The universities and colleges in Baden-Württemberg have terminated the consortium agreement with Elsevier with effect from 31 December 2017. For the years starting in 2018, an emergency supply has been set up via individual orders of articles.

Article order Elsevier