Information about the Holdings

The university library extensively collects national and international literature on all topics related to biological research at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. The core research areas are Biophysics, Botany, Teaching Methodology of Biology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Theoretical Biology, and Zoology.

Printed works are primarily located at the Branch Library Campus Nord. They are shelved in accordance with the Regensburg Classification Scheme (RVK). Journals are predominantly available in electronic form and can be researched online via the Electronic Journals Library (EZB).

The library increasingly acquires electronic materials (e-books, e-journals, and databases) that can be accessed by HU students and staff from any location by using Open VPN.

Please visit our Subject Holdings page for more information on the location of the collection and their accessibility on site.

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