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Academic Search Elite
Multi-disciplinary database containing full-text information from more than 2,100 journals.
(Quick help ASE (PDF)).

Datenbank-Infosystem (DBIS)
Collection of databases on all subjects (german language).

Business Source Elite
Top in business & management: Collection of scholary full-text business, management and economic journals. (Quick help BSP (PDF))

Case Center
Worldwide largest collection of case studies from economy. Cases only purchased in context of a teaching course. For this purpose the lecturers can contact Students can only use the research tool.

Central gateway for a broad range of economic information.

Research tool for industry and market analysis
(Trial access until 08.12.2021)

Detailed and up to date: References and full texts from science and practice.
Test access to Wiso Videos until the end of November 2021.

Company Information
Take advantage of our databases for company and market data.

Please use our german language offer.

Access Engineering
Engineering reference platform for academics, students, and professionals.

ACM Digital Library
Information from the Association for Computing Machinery - top in electrical engineering and computer science (Quick help ACM (PDF)).

DKF Automotive Engineering
Worldwide literature on all aspects of motor vehicle design, construction and manufacturing. (Quick help use TEMA (PDF))

ESTEC Environment, Sustainability and Technology
References on technologies for environment and sustainability. (Quick help use TEMA (PDF))

Portal for Renewable Energy Technologies.

Portal for science and technology.

IEEE Xplore Digital Library
IEEE publishes nearly a third of the world's literature on electrical engineering and computer science. IEEE Xplore contains more than 3 million documents in full text. (Quick help IEEE (PDF))

Database with information on physics, electrical engineering and electronics, computers and control, information technology, mechanical and production engineering. (Quick help use TEMA (PDF))

Data files of the German construction database RSWB and the international construction database ICONDA Bibliographic.

SAE Mobilus
Technical papers, standards and e-books dealing with the subject automotive and aerospace engineering.
(User Guide SAE (PDF) and information video)

Science Direct
Full text database containing journal articles and chapters of books. (Quick help Science Direct (PDF))

The THI and other german universities have cancelled the contract with Elsevier because of the
DEAL negotiations. As a result you have no access to the current articles in Science Direct.
Furthermore you can use Science Direct as a research tool and you have access to our current E-Books.

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TEMA Technology and Management
Articles from scientific journals, conference proceedings and more. (Quick help TEMA (PDF))

TEMotive Electric Mobility
Information on electric mobility. (Quick help use TEMA (PDF))

Total Materia
Materials database with characteristics of more than 450,000 materials
(Trial access until October 31, 2021)

VDI eLibrary
Unlocks knowledge for engineers with content from VDI Publishing House and VDI Specialized Media.
(Trial access until the end of October 2021)

Database of the German Patent and Trade Mark Office for online searches on patent publications from around the world (Quick help DEPATISnet (PDF)).

Patent publications of the European Patent Office.

DIN standards (including DIN EN, DIN EN ISO and DIN ISO), ISO standards and VDI guidelines in full-text as well as evidence of other standards (Quick help Perinorm (PDF)).
Attention: Please use for Perinorm the Internet Explorer!

VDE standards
Online access to VDE standards. Printing and saving is not possible.

Website of the Federal Statistical Office Germany.

OECD iLibrary
Access to all OECD studies and statistics.

Leading Statistics Portal with data on 600 international industries. (Quick help Statista (PDF))

Information of the Statistical Offices of federal and state government.

Financial database with information on more than 21 million companies from across Europe.
(Quick help Amadeus (PDF))
(only 1 simultaneous access!)

Datastream is a database for financial time series. It contains financial information for the last 65 years across all major asset classes.

The provider Refinitiv offers various databases on financial market data and infrastructure on its platform Eikon.

For Datastream there is a single access point at the THI, which can only be used by university members. If you are interested, please contact

Manufacturers and Products Directory.

Key Technologies in Bavaria - the companies' database
Information about Bavarian companies, research institutions, specialised government agencies and associations.

Business information covering over 30 industries. (Quick help MarketLine (PDF))

Wer liefert was
Supplier search engine.

Directory of Open Access Journals DOAJ
Over 11,000 scientific journals on various topics.

Electronic Journals Library
Overview of approximately 100,000 journals, partly in full text. (Quick help Essays and Journals (PDF))

Press Reader
Access to more than 7,000 journals from 120 countries in 60 languages. (Quick help Press Reader (PDF))

Springer Nature DEAL E-Journals

Wiley DEAL E-Journals

World Newspapers Online
Breaking news from world newspapers.

Access to e-books in Computer Sciences.

Beck E-Library
Access to textbooks, non-fiction, reference, and practical works from a variety of fields.

Open access to full e-books from various scientific fields and languages.

Elsevier + Imprints
Access to e-books with specialized content.

Access to licensed e-books published by ESV

IEEE Wiley eBooks Library
More than 700 e-books in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

IGI Global
Access to e-books with specialized content.

Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
E-books of highly specialised engineering and technology content. 

MIT Press eBooks Library
Selected e-books of the Computing and Engineering Collection.

Morgan & Claypool
Selected e-books in Computing, Engineering and Technology.

Nomos eLibrary
Scientific publications in the fields of law, politics, economics, media studies & communication research, history, sociology, educational research, cultural studies, Europe, health science, philosophy and religion.

Packt Publishing
Access to books from the IT and software sector

digital SAP-Library
E-books, videos and tutorials in german and english.
This library offers the subjects economics and computer science.
Note: Please use the Firefox browser.

Selected e-books in mobility engineering.

Fulltext Search of licenced e-books and e-journals puplished by Springer.

Taylor & Francis
Access to licensed e-books published by Taylor & Francis

UTB e-books
Selection of e-books by UTB bublishers. 

Vahlen eLibrary (Beck, UVK)
Access to textbooks published by Vahlen.

Wiley Online Library
Deepest multidisciplinary collection of e-books and e-journals.

World Scientific
(Natural) science books and journals from technology, medicine and economics.


ACS Legacy Archives 1879-1995

African Writers Series

AIP Journals

American Physiology Society APS Journal Legacy Content (-1997)

APS Digital Backfile Archive 1893-2003

Berkeley Electronic Press Academic Journals (jetzt: De Gruyter Online / Research Now E-Journals)

BioOne Online Journals 2009-2011

BIOSIS Previews 1926-2004

Blackwell Publishing Journal Backfiles 1879-2005

Brill online / Brill Journal Archive Online

British Periodicals Collection I & II

CAB Abstracts 1910-1989

China Academic Journals

Duncker & Humblot E-Books „Best of reprints“ WIRTSCHAFT & FINANZEN 1875–1941

Duncker & Humblot E-Books WIRTSCHAFTSWISSENSCHAFTEN 1996–2005

EBSCOhost eBook Collection

Edward Elgar E-Book Archive

EIU Country Reports Archive

Elsevier eBook collection on ScienceDirect - mathematics

Elsevier Journal Backfiles on ScienceDirect 1907-2002

Emerald Business, Management and Economics eBook Series Collection Archive 1991 – 2016

Emerald Fulltext Archive Database (-2016)

EMS Journals Archiv

Hoppenstedt-Aktienführer (Archiv)


IGI Global InfoSci Journals Archive 2000-2015

Informa Healthcare Digital Archive 1896-2009

IOPscience / IOP Historic Archive Journal 1874-2013

Journal of Clinical Oncology Legacy Archive 1983-1998

Karger eBooks collection Archiv 1997-2013

Karger Journals Archiv 1998-2016

Kluwer Law International Journals

Liebert on Line Archive (-2005)

Making of modern law: legal treatises 1800-1926 / MOML 1

Making of modern law: primary sources 1620-1926 / MOML 4

Making of the Modern World: economics, politics and industry

Nature Archives 1869-2009

Oxford Journals Digital Archive 1846-2010

Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection 2000 - 2013

Periodicals Archive Online 1802-2000

Periodicals Index Online 1739-2000

RSC Journals Super Archive 1841-2016

Sage Journals Online Deep Backfile 1879-2016

Science Classic Archiv 1880-1996

Scientific.Net: materials science and engineering

Social Theory

Springer ebook collection / chemistry and materials science 2005-2008

Springer eBook collection / medicine 2005-2008

Springer Lecture Notes Archive 1964-1996

Springer online Journal Archives 1860-2002

Taylor & Francis Online Business, Management & Economics Archive – 2000

Taylor & Francis Online Archives 1799-2000

The economist: historical Archive 1843-2006

Thieme Zeitschriftenarchive 1980-2007

Walter de Gruyter Online-Zeitschriften

Wiley InterScience Backfile Collections 1832-2005

World Bank  E-Library Archive

World Biographical Information System Online /WBIS


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