The online catalogue (OPAC) records all the books in the Library of Commerce. Searches can be carried out according to title, author, corporation, heading, number or any combination of those. The online catalogue shows the current lending status of each book and registered readers can also call up their user account with their reader ID via the OPAC.
Click her for searching the online catalogue.
In addition, the Library of Commerce enables its readers to access quickly some electronic databases such as DBIS, EBSCO, EZB, Kompass, OECD, Statista and WISO and to carry out convenient online searches also from home. With the help of the authentication system Shibboleth, it is possible to access the literature of selected databases in full text – from any location in the world and at any time.
IMPRESSIONS OF THE LIBRARY OF COMMERCE
The entrance to the Commerz Library is in the Chamber of CommercePhoto: Malzkorn
There are some 6,000 reference volumesPhoto: Malzkorn
Groups can work undisturbed in the conference room on the galleryPhoto: Malzkorn
The Commerz Library is used by students as well as lawyers, auditors and tax consultantsPhoto: Malzkorn
The reading room has a total of 5 desks equipped with PCsPhoto: Malzkorn
Many students prepare for their examinations in the Commerz LibraryPhoto: Malzkorn
The specialist magazines are always up-to-datePhoto: Malzkorn
Book pages can be saved on a stick by means of the scannerPhoto: Malzkorn
On the gallery there is also literature regarding energy law, criminal law and tax lawPhoto: Malzkorn
The historical volumes (14th to 19th century) are kept in the safe
Historical atlases, nautical maps and travel books are deposited in the storePhoto: Malzkorn
About 40,000 readers use the Commerz Library every yearPhoto: Malzkorn
Overall, the Commerzbibliothek has around 200,000 media.Photo: Magunia