Humanities and Social Sciences


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  • ERIC
    ERIC is one of the largest education and educational science databases.
  • OECD iLibrary
    This online library contains OECD publications, in particular data and analyses on the economy, society and the environment.
  • ScienceDirect College Edition
    The interdisciplinary search engine of the publishing house Elsevier includes publications from the field of social sciences.
  • SpringerLink
    The interdisciplinary portal of Springer Verlag offers access to social science publications, among others.
  • Statista
    Statista bundles statistics from all disciplines from a wide variety of sources.
  • WISO
    FH JOANNEUM provides access to the Economics and Social Sciences packages
Open Access Plattformen (=openly available scientific sources)
  • Social Science Open Access Repository (SSOAR)
    SSOAR provides access not only to social science publications, but also publications from the field of psychology.
  • GenderOpen
    Here, you can find scientific literature on the topic of gender studies.
  • ZML Open Educational Resources FH JOANNEUM
    This collection gives brief insights into successful didactic concepts of lecturers at FH JOANNEUM (sorted by subject area).
  • Open access network
    Here you can find subject-specific information on disciplinary repositories, relevant open access journals, and the spread and acceptance of open access in the respective subject.