The department library of social sciences offers regional, national and international daily and weekly newspapers.

Collection on site: Latest Issues

You can find the latest issues in our newspaper reading corner (building 32, upper floor).

  • Die Rheinpfalz (28.1972 - present)
  • Die Tageszeitung (12.1989,29.Mai – present)
  • Die Welt (1977 – present)
  • Die Zeit (12.1957 – present)
  • Frankfurter Allgemeine (1949 – present) [library collection 1949 – 1976 incomplete]
  • Handelsblatt (current year only)
  • Mannheimer Morgen (current year only)
  • New York Times (1980 – present)
  • Neue Zürcher Zeitung (1995 – 2018)
  • Saarbrücker Zeitung (subscription cancelled 2022/03/31)
  • Süddeutsche Zeitung (33.1977 – present)

If you have any questions concerning current issues, please contact the team of the department library of social sciences.

Closed Stacks: Back Issues

If you are interested in back issues, please contact the library staff at the circulation desk (building 32, ground floor).

Search Tips: Search for Press Articles

Licensed database of the university library with full text access:
Nexis Uni - articles from several thousand journals, magazines and newspapers from all over the world including archive

Free databases:
Deutsches Zeitungsportal - research of digitized historical newspapers, 600,000 issues from the years 1671–1950, partly free of charge in full text
GENIOS Pressequellen - search and display of hit lists free of charge, fee required for the display of full text articles
Google News – articles from numerous news sources from all over the world
Google News Archivsuche – search for older articles – link collection to newspapers from all over the world
ZEFYS Zeitungsinformationssystem – portal for access to digitized historical newspapers