Media Offering

Textbooks and Specialized Books

textbooks on the library shelves
Textbooks are located on the second floor of the library
specialized books on a large library shelf
Specialized Books can be found on the third floor

The ÄZB gives you access to books, journals and other media in electronic and print form. You can check our availability along with that of the state and university libraries with our OPAC (online public access catalogue), the Campus Catalogue Hamburg .

You can also access your account using the Campus Catalogue, which gives you the ability to extend a due date, place a hold and order books out of the magazine.

Campus Catalogue Hamburg

beluga (new discovery system)

our eBook library, sorted by publisher

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4th floor of the central medical library with shelves and journals
Printed journals are located on the fourth floor
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Most journals are available electronically


The (Elektronischen Zeitschriftenbiliothek) (EZB) gives you the ability to research eJournals from every specialty and find out your access possibilities.

EZB - UKE Version (from within the campus network)

EZB - Campus Version (external access, login with library card number and password)


The (Zeitschriftendatenbank) (ZDB) is the largest serial title and holdings information database for Journals. It contains print as well as electronic works.

to the ZDB Catalog Search

Research within Databases

hand on a computermouse in front of a computer screen
Our PCs are available to you for database search

A topic based search for specific essays such as articles or book contributions may be best performed with databases like

PubMed or

Web of Science

With our

Datenbank-Informationssystem DBIS

you can search for licensed and publicly available texts within all available specialized databases.

Document Delivery for those Affiliated with the UKE

open book
Interlibrary loans can be used for media we do not have on-site

We will obtain journal articles and books that cannot be found in our library for employees of the University Medical Center Eppendorf. To place an order, you can use our new Order Form for Articles and Books .

Please contact us by phone if express delivery is required: