Subject Search

Holdings at the University Library

Please use our Online Catalogue for your subject search. There you can also search for subject-related subject headings. Additionally, you can search systeamtically at the Regensburger Verbundklassifiation (RKV). Navigate through the classification system to your topic; in order to see your hits you will have to click on the corresponding system spot.

Specialized periodicals

Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek: Theologie und Religionswissenschaft

This is an overview of electronic specialized periodicals with notes how to access them (free web access, Humboldt University intranet) as well as links to the particular periodicals.

Specialized databases

Database information system DBIS: Theologie und Religionswissenschaft

This is an overview of specialized databases which can be sorted according to their profile (database of essays, full text, reference etc.) and their respective access URLs.

Index theologicus

-most important database on the subject: indexing of more than 600 periodicals on theological and religious studies as well as festschrifts and congress publications; among them 30% German and 12 % French publications.

The University Library of Tuebingen is the reponsible provider of material on theology and religious studies in Germany.


-the premier online-index of citations covering journal articles, book reviews and essay-collections in all fields of religion with ATLA Serials: online full-text collection of major religion and theology journals

Supra-regional Library holdings

Virtuelle Fachbibliothek Theologie und Religionswissenschaft (VirTheo)

This specialized online portal offers the parallel search of a selection of library catalogues, informs about relevant internet sources and theologically important specialized databases as well as the subject of theology in general (theological training instititutes, congresses, etc.)


Ms Dr. Agnes Winter
Subject Librarian of Theology and Religious Studies and Head Librarian at the Theological Branch Library

Phone: +49 (0)30 / 2093 - 5979
Fax: +49 (0)30 / 2093-5981

Office hours:
on appointment


Anna-Louisa-Karsch-Straße 1
10178 Berlin

Postal address:
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
10099 Berlin



Regional specialized libraries

Other libraries with considerable holdings on theology and related subjects are:

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