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IBSS One of the largest international collections of literary references in the social sciences from more than 100 countries

SSCI Database in the field of social sciences, containing bibliographic information, including respective references

IBZ International, interdisciplinary bibliography for journal articles for humanities and the social sciences

SocIndex Directory of specialist literature in the field of social sciences with extensive provision of full texts


Consultation hours for literature research

Are you planning to write a term paper, bachelor's or master's thesis?

Our Sociology consultant would be pleased to assist you in making full use of the resources of the University Library Bern:

  • Assistance in researching your topic
  • Using specialist databases
  • Help with search strategies


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Münstergasse Library

  • Primary and secondary literature of classical and contemporary theorists of sociology
  • Population sociology, labor sociology, game theory, industrial sociology, gender sociology with specific focus on feminism and gender studies

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vonRoll Library BvR

The procurement profile is primarily geared to teaching and research requirements, primary and secondary literature of classical and contemporary theorists of sociology, media studies, political science and psychology .

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