University Library


Presently the Electronic Journals Library (EZB) contains 105,000 journal titles from all areas of research. More than 69,000 specialized journals and periodicals are freely accessible in full text. In addition, the university library offers its users access to over 6,000 full text e-journals licensed by the university and specifically suited to the needs and subject range of the TUK (11,500 including the national licenses).

Technical Information

Regarding licensed works: Access to full text e-journals is restricted to workstations connected to the university’s network of TUK. For university members with a RHRK account:
Off-campus online access to e-books is possible via VPN client only. The instructions manual VPN – Accessing the TUK network from home can be found on the RHRK website.

Please use the profile “TU Kaiserslautern” when setting up the connection. Also, please refer to our checklist for accessing electronic resources. If you have any further questions, please contact the Central Information desk.

Terms of Use

Please note:

  • Articles may only be printed and saved for personal use, teaching, research and curricular needs.
  • Systematic download of articles or search results, especially by using robots, is not permitted.
  • You are not allowed to pass on any articles to third parties. This explicitly applies to both print-outs and electronic versions.

Further terms of use can be found on the respective providers‘/publishers‘ websites.

Instructions on how to access and use nationally licensed e-journals


Central information

Central library
Gebäude 32

Tel.: +49 631 205 - 3856
Fax: +49 631 205 - 123856

8:30  - 12:30 Uhr  (Monday-Friday)

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