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Platform for Ebsco eBooks. The EUI Library only subscribes to a selection of titles.

  • EbscoHost platform - See the individual databases hosted on the EbscoHost platform:

ABSEES Online (American Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies)

America: History & Life with Full Text

Historical Abstracts with Full Text

Online database of Eurozone and EU statistics available from the European Central Bank.

Digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in the United Kingdom, along with thousands of important works from the Americas, between 1701 and 1800.

The European Capital Markets Institute (ECMI) database contains statistics on European and global capital markets. The database includes disaggregated data on equity markets and MiFID (Markets in Financial Instruments Directive) statistics for pan-European and national equity markets, structured in eight primary sections.

Database compiled by the International Labour Organisation, containing estimates and projections of total population, activity rates, economically active population and estimates of labour force distribution in 180 countries and territories.

Indexed bibliography with selected abstracts of the world's economic literature, from 1969 onwards, compiled from the American Economic Association's Journal of economic literature, and the Index of economic articles in journals and collective volumes. 

The European Credit Research Institute's Lending to Households in Europe database covers lending to households; consumer credit, housing and other loans in 38 countries.

The US Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system is maintained by the Securities and Exchange Commission. EDGAR performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of submissions by companies and others who are required by law to file forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Platform of Edward Elgar Publishing books and journals. The EUI library offers access to a selection of titles only.

The Early European Books (EEB) database contains digitized facsimiles of printed works of early modern Europe from the 15th-17th centuries, with a focus on non-Anglophone materials.EUI Library access is limited to the 2700 works in the Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze Collection.

Collection of online text editions of works originally published between 1473-1700, listed in Pollard & Redgrave's Short-title catalogue, Wing's Short title catalogue or the Thomason tracts.

Certified information on more than 730.000 personalities and families in the German speaking areas from the Middle Ages to the present; namely 50.000 biographies (ADB and NDB) and links to more than 230 online ressources (literature, dictionaries, source editions etc.).

Electoronic version of the 2nd edition encyclopedia, hosted on the Gale Virtual Reference Library platform, including more than 21,000 entries on Jewish life, culture, history, and religion, written by Israeli, American and European subject specialists.

Electronic edition of 3 titles, hosted on the Gale Virtual Reference Library platform: 1) Encyclopedia of Modern Europe: Europe 1789 to 1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of Industry and Empire; 2) Encyclopedia of Modern Europe: Europe Since 1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of War and Reconstruction; and 3) Europe, 1450 to 1789: Encyclopedia of the Early Modern World.

The "Encyclopédie ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers, par une Société de Gens de lettres" was published under the direction of Diderot and d'Alembert, with 17 volumes of text and 11 volumes of plates between 1751 and 1772. Containing 72,000 articles written by more than 140 contributors, the Encyclopédie was a massive reference work for the arts and sciences, as well as a machine de guerre which served to propagate the ideas of the French Enlightment. 

Tables of Contents of Italian periodicals specialized in Economics, Social Sciences and Law, present in approximately 80 Italian libraries.

A "single point of access" to theses harvested from UK Higher Education Institutions' institutional repositories. While some theses are available for immediate download, those not already digitized can be requested from the British Library for on-demand digitization from participating UK institutions. Current EUI members should submit requests for non-digitized theses to the EUI Library ILL Service.

The Portal to European Law which provides direct free access to European Union law. The system makes it possible to consult the Official Journal of the European Union and it includes inter alia the treaties, legislation, case-law and legislative proposals. 

EHPS is an index of scholarly websites that offer online access to freely-available primary sources on the history of Europe. Each website that is listed in this portal has a short description and is categorised according to country, language, period, subject and type of source. EHPS is a joint initiative of the Library and the Department of History and Civilisation of the European University Institute.

  • European Navigator - now part of CVCE

The European Regional Database, elaborated by Cambridge Econometrics from Eurostat and other sources, contains multiple indicators for analysing European regional growth, convergence and competitiveness.  ERD data, on the EUI secured server, covers: sectoral statistics for output, employment and hours worked; demographic statistics and; NUTS2 and NUTS3 sub-state geocoded data coverage of EU countries.

Portal for the online working paper series of the participating institutions in the field of European Integration studies.

The ESS comprises data on the interaction between Europe's changing institutions and the attitudes, beliefs and behaviour patterns of its diverse populations.

ESO provides access to thousands of expertly selected websites, documents and publications from the EU and other international organisations, national governments, think tanks, stakeholder organisations, working papers etc, full text articles from authoritative news sources Financial Times and European Voice, plus bibliographic records to key academic textbooks and periodical articles, and a series of unique Information Guides compiled by the ESO Editorial Team.

Europeana.eu is a digital library funded by the European Commission. Europeana Collections provides access to over 50 million digitised items – books, music, artworks and more – with sophisticated search and filter tools.


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