Meta-Search in all Cologne Libraries

WebOpac of our FH-Library

Interlibrary loans

Purchase request


Electronic magzines via FH-Library

eBooks of the FH-Library

Service for eBooks of the FH-Library. You have to login with your ZVD-Account!

Second hand bookshops

Opportunity to find Books in second hand bookshops.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. You can find from one place many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, master’s, diploma and doctoral theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other educational institutions. Google Scholar helps you to identify the most important works in the field of scientific research.

Google Books

Find, preview or read and manage Books from libraries and publishers worldwide.

Manage your literary sources


Zotero is a free Firefox extension to help you collect, manage, cite, and share your research sources.

Zotero Tutorial


Citavi is a desktop application for collecting and managing of resources. At the moment only available for Windows.

The FH has a campus-wide licence for citavi.


Academic software for research papers