Ifo Web OPAC: The Online Catalogue of Ifo's Library
With more than 132,000 books, 500 periodicals and 70 statistical reports, the Ifo library is one of the largest libraries for economics in southern Germany. The Ifo online public access catalogue (OPAC) is available for external users on the internet.
The catalogue comprises:
- Economic literature acquired by the library since 1989 regarding Germany, EU countries and developing countries as well as a considerable amount of grey literature.
- All books and articles published by the Ifo Institute since 1988.
Contents analysis is made by indexing according to Standard Thesaurus Economics, PTS country codes and since 1999 the JEL (Journal of Economic Literature) classification system.