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A Guide to Germanic Studies

Research Guide to support Germanic Studies at Washington University

Subject Librarian

Brian Vetruba
Olin Library, Level 1; Rm. 124
314.935.4824; email:

Office hrs. for Summer 2015: by appt.
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Welcome to the Research Guide for Germanic Studies

The  purpose of this research guide is to assist students and faculty in Washington University's Dept. of Germanic Languages and Literatures in conducting research; and using the Libraries' resources and services. 

Please email Brian Vetruba if you have questions about this guide or anything related to the Libraries' services or resources.

Introducing BrowZine -- Journal Article Reading at a Whole New Level!

Selected New Resources -- Books, DVDs, Guides, & Databases

Die ZEIT Archiv 1946 bis 2014: alle Artikel im Volltext, Chronik der Zeit, Dossiers zu den wichtigsten Themen. DVD-ROM.  It includes over 440,000 full text articles published 1946 through 2014 in the German newspaper Die ZEIT; dossier overviews of the most importants events; Die ZEIT literature supplements (Literaturbeilagen); audio files of selected articles; history and chronology of Die ZEIT; and all front pages from 1946 to 2014. DVD-ROM allows various search option, printing, and copying and pasting

For complete lists of new books, DVDs, e-resources:

Library News for German Studies


Recommend a Book, DVD, Journal, etc. for purchase

We're eager to hear what you need! Please email Brian with any of your recommendations or fill out the appropriate form: books, DVDs ; journals.