The MPI-P library is an institutional library and open for employees of the institute 7 days a week and 24 hours a day. Visitors can be given access to the library only during the service hours.


On our  Intranet-Homepage you will find detailed information about

  • Research
  • Publishing
  • Data Managing
  • our local services

Remote Access

For Max Planck Scientists remote access to our licensed resources is provided via the EZproxy service MPDL Travel Magic

Direct remote access to WoS

Direct remote access to SciFinder

SciFinder registration


Online-catalog - lists about 10,000 books available in our library

MPG.ebooks - lists about 650,000 centrally licensed e-books from publishers like Springer, Wiley, Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press and many more

MPG.PuRe - records publications of Max Planck scientists in general, mainly journal articles but also PhD and diploma theses, book chapters, conference papers, etc., often with the full text

WoS - literature database licensed for Max Planck researchers

SciFinder - chemical database for facts and references licensed for Max Planck researchers

ReNa - lists and describes more than 400 accessible information resources like databases, digital collections, reference works and journal collections

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