Comparative literary studies (and general literary studies)

Library resources for comparative literary studies (and general literary studies)


Specialist training courses and guided tours

The SULB runs training courses and guided tours so that users can get acquainted with the collections and resources relevant to their particular subject area and can learn how to make best use of the library and its services.


Recent acquisitions

For information on our recent acquisitions, please refer to the acquisitions list, which is updated daily and archived at the end of each month.


Specialist databases

The DBIS database information system lists bibliographies, full-text databases and dictionaries in your subject area.


Textbook collection

The textbook collection is an open-shelf resource containing multiple copies of popular textbooks and course books that are used by students during their studies and when preparing for examinations. Items in the textbook collection can be taken out on loan. Items in the textbook collection can be taken out on loan.

Textbook Collection – Comparative Literary Studies (and General Literary Studies)



For a list of SULB-subscribed and open access e-journals in the field of comparative linguistics and literary studies, please refer to the:

  • Electronic Journals Library (EZB)
    – General and Comparative linguistics and Literary Studies, Indogermanic Studies, Non-European Languages and Literature [Search for these subjects using the EZB category: ‘Linguistics and Literary Studies’]

Printed journals for which the SULB or one of the other libraries on campus has a subscription are listed in the national periodicals database (ZDB – Zeitschriftendatenbank). As only a few e-journals are indexed in the ZDB, please consult the EZB for a full list of available electronic journal titles.

Subject-specific information

General linguistics (computer linguistics, phonetics and phonology)
General and comparative literature studies
Department of Language Science and Technology


General information for students

Studying at Saarland University
The Saarland University online course catalogue