The Virtual Library Eastern Europe/ Virtuelle Fachbibliothek Osteuropa "is an interdisciplinary portal that offers the academic community a wide range of information on the field of East European Studies. Comprehensive search possibilities enable access to specialized academic information on history, language, literature, politics, information science and culture of East, Central East and South East European countries and historical regions. All contents are academically relevant and are catalogued according to international library standards. All contents and services are free of charge.
A range of internet services offers various access possibilities to relevant printed and electronic publi-cations worldwide: catalogues of selected libraries, recent acquisitions and current contents services, article and specialist databases as well as an extensive catalogue of valuable internet resources. The services are linked to all available information resources, so that users are directly lead to the full text versions of their content, whether electronic or printed.
Full Text Services present current research studies and articles in the field of East European Studies published in two online-series. Books, journals and works of reference are offered in digital form as full texts. Various data-bases provide direct access to annotated sources and materials.
Other Services inform about institutions and researchers. Current dissertations and research projects are presented, a calendar of events informs about scientific conferences."