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This guide covers a set of high-quality sources of information for European Languages and Cultures that can be a good starting point for your research. There is also a library guide for each language.

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General databases


Newspapers and magazines

Location books

Where can you find books on European Languages and Cultures?

On the 2nd floor in the University Library you will find:

  • • History
     (including history by country)

However, the largest part of the printed collection is in closed stacks. Furthermore, a growing collection of e-books is available. SmartCat offers access to both collections.


Google Scholar

Google's search engine for scholarly and scientific literature.

For direct access to full text documents: 
Click on Settings - Library links : choose University of Groningen options + Open Worldcat (if not shown, type 'Groningen'). Links to full text (if available) will be shown in your search results.
Citing a publication found in Google Scholar?
Click on Settings - Search result - Bibliography manager, choose e.g. Endnote

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