English studies

Library resources for English 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 – English Studies


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

Electronic Journals Library (EZB) – English, American 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.

ZDB titles in the fields of English language studies, English literature, American literature in English (DDC classes 420, 810, 820)


General information for students

Studying at Saarland University
The Saarland University online course catalogue


Academic institutions on campus

Department of English in the Faculty of Humanities

Philology Library – British/American Studies Section

British Literary and Cultural Studies
Prof. Dr. Joachim Frenk

Transcultural Anglophone Studies (TAS)
Prof. Dr. Martina Ghosh-Schellhorn

North American Literatures and Cultures
Prof. Dr. Astrid Fellner

English Linguistics
Prof. Dr. Remus Gergel


Subject-specific information

As part of the DFG programme "Subject Information Services for Science", the Goettingen State and University Library of Lower Saxony is establishing the subject information service Anglo-American Culture (FID AAC) together with the library of the John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies at the FU Berlin.

Magyar Natascha
Natascha Magyar

University Press universaar

Subject specialist for

English studies
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