Quick access to licensed databases

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Datenbank-Infosystem (DBIS)

Selection of free databases

ERIC Education Resources Information Center

Indexes literature from journals and reports with a US focus in the field of education


European Union law including the Official Journal of the European Union and former CELEX

European Regional Database

Long time-series of selected economic indicators for European regions

Findok - Die Finanzdokumentation

Information on finance and law of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Finance

FIS Bildung

Indexes literature from scientific journals, books and gray literature in the field of education

Gabler Wirtschaftslexikon

Online version of Gabler's business and economics encyclopaedia


Database of the Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences: social science research data, publications on research data as well as open access publications

IMF eLibrary

Publications of the International Monetary Fund (books, country reports, working papers, statistical data, ...)


Bibliographic database in the field of medicine and related areas

RIS Rechtsinformationssystem des Bundes

Austrian law database with literature and jurisdiction as well as unpublished decisions


Open archive of the social sciences, a free open access platform for social scientists to upload working papers, preprints, and published papers

SSRN Social Science Research Network

SSRN informs about working papers and articles in scholarly journals, covering all fields of social sciences


Statistics Austria statistical database serves to provide comprehensive statistical data           


Contains worldwide data on imports, tariffs and non-tariff measures, available at the most detailed commodity level

WIFO Wirtschaftsdaten

Selected tables with Austrian and international economic statistical data; see also the English version

wiiw Industrial Database Eastern Europe (Archive)

Key economic indicators on East European transitional economics to analyze changing industrial Patterns (published until 2010)

World Bank Data Catalog

National and aggregated data on global socio-economic development


EconLit, the American Econo-
mic Association's electronic database, is an important source of references to economic literature back to 1886.

EconLit uses the JEL classification system and controlled vocabulary of keywords to index six types of records: journal articles, books, collective volume articles, dissertations, working papers, and full-text book reviews from the Journal of Economic Literature.

OECD iLibrary

Full access to OECD iLibrary, the OECD's Online Library for Books, Papers and Statistics and the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data.