Direct access

More than 60 million electronic full texts can be retrieved directly from the TIB Portal, including almost 30 million freely accessible articles.

A list of data sources that are searchable in the TIB Portal can be found here.

Information concerning direct access

  • In order to make use of TIB's Pay-per-View service, you must be registered as a customer. The electronic full text will be provided directly as a download on your screen; the provider-specific licence fee will be shown in the detailed display.
  • After registration, all eligible institutions as well as private individuals can access national licences. For more information, visit
  • As an authorised user, you will gain direct access to full texts marked "national licence" without having to register again.