PSYNDEX (external link) consists of:

  • Literature and Audiovisual Media (dating back to 1977)
  • Tests (dating back to 1945)

Its scope encompasses a wide range of psychological literature written in German from basic research to specific applications and also includes relevant works from related disciplines such as Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis, Sociology, Criminology and Business Administration.

In the Tests section, there are references to psychological and educational test procedures used in German-speaking countries (Germany, Austria, Switzerland).


PSYNDEX is included in the EBSCOhost search interface. The database is usable with english and german vocabulary.  


Access to this database is restricted to the domain due to licensing reasons. If you have any technical problems or questions about access rights, please contact the Database Helpdesk.


Courses are held by appointment. They explain the various search strategies and features using specific examples.