Library & Information Acquisition

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The library staff can provide researchers, visiting scholars and MPIDR students with access to a wide range of print and online resources. These resources include catalogs, portals, full-text and reference databases, e-books, and over 40,000 electronic journals. The library currently has 17,800 monographs and series in print, and over 33,500 journal articles covering all aspects of demographic research, of which more than 19,700 are available in an electronically accessible format. The library also has over 200 rare books, including first editions dating from the very beginnings of demography in the 17th and 18th centuries.


Susanne Scherneck
Phone +49 (0)381 2081-145
Head of the Library