Online Databases

Access to the below listed online databases is only possible within the campus network for employees or students of the University of Liechtenstein. External access can be gained via Citrix VPN Client.

The listing of research resources by discipline provides an overview on the accessible databases.

Architecture, Art

ARTstor - Images for Education & Scholarship

Over two million digital images in the areas of art, architecture, humanities and social sciences

ARTstor Digital Library includes the Art History Survey Collection, the Hartill Archive of Architecture and Allied Arts, the MOMA Architecture and Design Collection, the Carnegie Arts of the U.S., and the Huntington Archive of Asian Arts. Included with each image is descriptive information such as title, creator, date, size, and current location. ARTstor also provides tools to create webpages, presentations, and study guides.

 DETAIL inspiration

If direct access on-campus fails access can be gained via Citrix VPN Client.

Image and reference database with more than 3000 projects from the last 30 years of architecture magazine DETAIL

Each project described in DETAIL Inspiration database is accompanied by a DETAIL project document which can be downloaded as a PDF. The database content is expanded and updated with the release of each new issue of the magazine.


Business & Economics, Technology, Sociology


Management, Finance and Banking, Accounting, Commerce, Technology and Computer Science

Business Source Premier

Marketing, Management, Finance, Economics; market, industry and country reports


Digital Bibliography: Economic theories, production, country reports, commerce, social indicators


Business economics, macro economics and und business practices


Business, Management and Accounting; Economics, econometrics and finance



FL -

Decrees, protocols of parliament sessions; reports, motions and statements by the government

FL - LIZ Liechtensteinische Juristen-Zeitung

Webportal of the Association of Judges in Liechtenstein; acts and decrees (LIZ inkl. LES)

CH - Swisslex

Legal commentaries from 16 different legal fields, court decisions, periodicals and specialist literature

AT - Rechtsdatenbank

Publications on legal texts and court decisions; legal periodicals

AT - Lexis360

Tax, Law and Economics

DE - Beck-Online

Court decisions, legal texts and commentaries

DE - JURIS Das Rechtsportal 

Court decisions, verdicts, laws and commentaries

UK/ USA Hein-Online

Law Journal Library: more than 1500 journals on Law and Political Studies

Interdisciplinary databases & Reference works

Dissertations & Theses

Dissertations & Theses Abstracts and Index (ProQuest) with more than 3.8 million documents


German sources from Business Studies, Sociology, Psychology and Law

Britannica Academic 

Largest English-language general encyclopaedia

Encyclopædia Britannica Online Academic offers access to a variety of content types including:
• World Atlas
Interactive timeline
37‘000 images and maps
4‘200 high-quality audio and video clips
• daily newsletters from „The New York Times“ und “BBC News“
Merriam-Webster dictionary entries
Fulltext Links to more than 700 EBSCO and ProQuest Information and Learning journals and periodicals

Britannica ImageQuest 

Database of over three million images covering all subject areas

Encyclopædia Britannica Online Image Quest makes available images from over 50 renowned sources such as Getty Images, National Geographic Society, The Times Picture Archive, Natural History Museum, The Granger Collection, Oxford Scientific (OSF), Royal Geographic Society, Bridgeman Art Library und National Portrait Gallery of London.
Each photo or illustration comes with complete metadata, including the source, the copyright holder, a caption, and keywords. 

You have access to right-cleared images, however, each of the publications in the non-commercial education sector includes the disseminator (i.e. the EncBrit, "The Source") and the "Copyright Holder". In particular, for third-party content provided by the EncBrit (e.g., many commercial image agencies, including Getty Images), © requires full ownership and citation. For further information see Britannica terms of use.

How to search tutorial 
Britannica terms of use

Brockhaus Enzyklopädie Online NEW!

German-language reference work

Publications by the University of Liechtenstein

Annual reports, science magazine «Denkraum», publications by academic institutes