Olav – Online literature search engine at FH Vorarlberg
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Search for books, journals and e-resources. For comprehensive subject-specific research, it is additionally recommended to search individual databases (DBIS). Also note that not all licensed content can be integrated into Olav.

Terms of use must be observed when using all of the library's e-books, e-journals, and databases. Please also see our Data Protection Information for Users of E-resources.

Literature search overview

Olav - Online literature search engine at FH Vorarlberg

… lists the physical library (printed materials), a large part of the licensed e-books and e-journal articles as well as numerous open access documents.

DBIS – Database Information System

…. lists all databases licensed by the library of the FH Vorarlberg and numerous freely accessible databases
.... shows the databases recommended by us as top databases

EZB – Electronic Journals Library

… lists all e-journals licensed by the library of the Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences and those that are freely accessible.

Opus – Online Publication Server of FH Vorarlberg

… serves as a reference portal for all scientific publications of staff members of FH Vorarlberg which are listed annually in the university bibliography.

… offers all internal employees and master's students of FH Vorarlberg the opportunity to publish full texts of their scholarly publications and master's theses free of charge.

... offers access to over 7,000 daily newspapers and magazines from various countries. Included are, for example, daily updated issues of Standard, Presse, SN, VN, NZZ und Washington Post.

To the platform on campus or with VPN connection
To the platform via Shibboleth

... "virtual literature lists" with contain literature selected by lecturers because it is of particular relevance for their courses and should be available to all students at all times.

Further information for FH Vorarlberg members in the Inside.

 Access to licensed databases, e-books & e-journals

Students and employees

External users

  • only in the library

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