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German Studies

Culture and Literature Resources

All Reference books are located in Swem on the west side of the first floor.

Highlighted books are also available electronically

Allgemeines Künstlerlexikon : Bio-bibliographischer Index Nach Berufen N40.A633 2002 (13 Vol.)


A Companion to German Literature : From 1500 to the Present PT236.S55 1997


Encyclopedia of Contemporary German Culture  DD290.26.E53 1999

Encyclopedia of German Literature PT 91.E53 2000


Feminist Encyclopedia of German Literature PT41.F46


German Writers of the Renaissance and Reformation 1280-1580 PS129.D52 V.179


Historical Dictionary of German Theater PN 2657.G73 2006


Oxford Companion to German Literature PT41.G3 1997

Regions of Germany: A Reference Guide to History and Culture DD290.25.B87 2005



Language Reference Materials

Collins German-English, English-German Dictionary: Unabridged PF3640.C64 2004

Concise Oxford-Duden German Dictionary : German-English, English-German PF3460.C69 2005


Concise Oxford German Dictionary


Der Grosse Wörterbuch der Deutschen Sprache PF3625.G75 (6 Vol.)


Langenscheidts Grosswörterbuch Deutsch als Fremdsprache PF3625.L36


Langenscheidt's New College German Dictionary PF3640. L244


Oxford Starter German Dictionary PF 3640.O96 1997

Practical Dictionary of German Usage PF3460.B35 1996


Sprachen der Welt : Ein weltweiter Index der Sprachfamilien, Einzelsprachen und Dialekte, Mit Angabe der Synonyma und Fremdsprachigen Äquivalente P371.K58 2001


Sprachgeschichte: ein Handbuch zur Geschichte der Deutschen Sprache und Ihrer Erforschung


Country Information

LC Call Numbers

History of Germany DD1-905

Germanic Languages PD 1-1211

German Language PF 3001-5999

German Literary History and Criticism PT 1-80

German Authors or Works PT 1501-2688