Special sites, Catalogues and Databases of SUB Göttingen and GBV Common Library Network

FID Licences

The Specialised Information Service Website at the Competence Centre for Licensing (KfL) provides access to material licensed by the Specialised Information. Registration is required.

Göttingen University Catalogue (GUK)

The Göttingen University Catalogue contains all available subject related literature of the Göttingen State and University Library and the Finno-Ugric Seminar Göttingen.

Finno-Ugric Languages and Literatures at the Göttingen State and University Library

This website comprises information and services regarding the four related collections Finnougristics, Finland, Hungary, Estonian language and literature.

  • Special Subject Catalogue Finnougristics – a specific compilation of Finno-Ugric resources of the Common Union Catalogue (GVK) of the Common Library Network (GBV) and the Library Network Southwest Germany (SWB)

  • New acquisitions – monthly overview of the newly acquired subject related literature

  • Subject-specific search – provides systematic access to subject related literature

  • Journals on Finnougristics – subject-specific resources listed in the Electronic Journals Library. Currently are more than 500 journals accessible.



Library and Information Centre of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Repository REAL

University of Tartu

DSpace Repository

National Library of Finland

Digital collections



Digital Library of Hungarian Studies

The International Association for Hungarian Studies maintains the Digital Library of Hungarian Studies, that serves as a collection and bibliography.

Hungarian Electronic Library 

The Hungarian Electronic Library belongs to the National Széchényi Library and provides open access full text works.

Bibliotheca Corvina Virtualis 

The Bibliotheca Corvina Virtualis is a service of the National Széchényi Library and serves as a virtual reconstruction of Bibliotheca Corvina, the Royal Library of King Matthias Hunyadi of Hungary.

Uralic Areal Typology Online

„Uralic Areal Typology Online comprises at the moment UraTyp - a typological database with 360 features mainly on morphology, syntax, and phonology collected from 35 Uralic languages/language varieties. The database grew out from the cooperation with the Grambank team who set out to collect data from about half of the world's languages. The goal of building the UraTyp database was to create a family-specific database. […] The UraTyp database is the first comprehensive database that presents comparative structural data on the Uralic language family from all its branches.“ [Self-description]

Uralic Historical Atlas [URHIA]

„Uralic Historical Atlas is open access spatial data platforms, serving multidisciplinary studies of the human past. They bring together spatial data of e.g. language speaker areas, archaeological findings, typology, genetic patterns, vegetation zones, topography, glacial history and post-glacial climate. The platforms enable users to view spatial data, combine and compare thematic data on the interactive map and download data files.“ [Self-description]

Works about proverbs 

The Open Data and Linked Data Service of the National Library of Finland provides links to works about proverbs.

Estonian Writers' Online Dictionary  

The Estonian Writers' Online Dictionary was made by the University of Tartu and contains information about estonian authors plus bibliographical data.

Dictionaries and Databases 

"The [EKI] Institute’s digital language collections include ca 70 dictionaries and databases, containing ca 1.5 million lexical entries in total." [Self-description] 

Sõnaveeb [Wordweb] 

Sõnaveeb is a language portal of the Institute of the Estonian Language and contains information about vocabulary and also databases.