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FID licence for Enhanced Electronic Grammars Online
Sept. 4, 2020

FID Linguistik provides access to the database Enhanced Electronic Grammars Online of the publishing house De Gruyter. The online resource features comprehensive descriptions of languages from around the world and allows granular access to the grammatical data (see

The FID licence is a service for linguists affiliated with German research institutions. In order to access the database, you have to register on the portal of the Kompetenzzentrum für Lizenzierung (

You can find details about the licensing model, the registration procedure, and the access options in the module FID licences of the Lin|gu|is|tik portal.

Aug. 13, 2020 ZASPiL with a new web presence

From now on, you can find the web presence of the ZAS Papers in Linguistics …

July 2, 2020 Links between publications and research data

In the context of FID Linguistik, publications from the Bibliography of Linguistic Literature (BLL) describing …

May 26, 2020 New features for user feedback

A new web form gives you the opportunity to contact the team of the Lin|gu|is|tik …

April 21, 2020 Annohub: New services in the area Linked Open Data

Annohub stands for an innovative method developed by FID Linguistik concerning the indexing of freely …

Feb. 28, 2020 Second funding period for FID Linguistik

With the support of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, FID Linguistik will further expand the range of …

Dec. 16, 2019 „Empirical Linguistics“ goes open access

Thanks to a cooperation between FID Linguistik and De Gruyter and the support of the …

Jan. 29, 2019 Online Survey: Research data in the linguistics

One of the main goals of the FID Linguistik is to supply discipline-specific scientific information: …

Jan. 21, 2019 FID Linguistik grants licences for commercial linguistic corpora

In a pilot project, FID Linguistik grants individual licences for linguistic corpora. The available corpora …

Dec. 13, 2018 Lin|gu|is|tik portal with the catalogue of the Leibniz-Zentrum Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft

The Leibniz-Zentrum Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft (ZAS) is a university-independent research centre located in the federal state …

May 28, 2018 The Journal for Media Linguistics is online!

The FID Linguistik supports the publication of linguistically relevant open access journals. It provides technical …

May 10, 2017 Book suggestion for the FID Linguistik

Specialised Information Service Linguistics (Fachinformationsdienst FID Linguistik) provides a new service: You have the opportunity …

April 6, 2017 Tutorial introduction to the Lin|gu|is|tik portal

“What does the Lin|gu|is|tik portal precisely offer und where can I find these offers?”To help …

Feb. 28, 2017 Lin|gu|is|tik portal with the catalogue of the MPI for Psycholinguistics and DNB

The Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics in Nijmegen focuses on the research of the psychological, …

Jan. 13, 2017 Connecting the Lin|gu|is|tik-Portal with the Linguistic Linked Open Data Cloud

The new module Linked Open Data is available with immediate effect!Resources from the Linguistic Linked …

Dec. 22, 2016 Lin|gu|is|tik portal with open access database "Language Description Heritage"

Language Description Heritage (LDH) provides open access to descriptive material about the world's languages. The …

Dec. 16, 2016 New sources and improvement of the technical infrastructure

The collection of the former Department of Linguistics at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary …

June 30, 2016 Lin|gu|is|tik portal with five IDS Mannheim bibliographies

The Institute for German Language (IDS Mannheim) provides several linguistic bibliographies. Five of those bibliographies …

April 13, 2016 Lin|gu|is|tik portal with UB Frankfurt Retrokatalog

The card catalogue of the UB Frankfurt contains monographic publications acquired before 1986. In the …

Feb. 11, 2016 Lin|gu|is|tik portal with BDSL

The Bibliographie der deutschen Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft (BDSL Online) is the most important subject bibliography …

Dec. 3, 2015 Functionality enhancement of the catalogue module

A few weeks ago the Lin|gu|is|tik portal enhanced its functionality by introducing new command buttons …

April 30, 2015 English version online

Now the English website of the Lin|gu|is|tik portal is online. Texts and handling of the …

Feb. 12, 2015 Lin|gu|is|tik portal with BASE

Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE) is one of the major search engines worldwide for academic …

Sept. 14, 2014 Online survey: Fachinformationsdienst Linguistik

After 60 years of funding "special subject collections" (Sondersammelgebiete SSG) at university libraries, the German …

Aug. 8, 2014 Online dictionaries

We are glad to present the "Dictionary Directory". Here you can find access to more …

May 20, 2014 Enhancement of literature search

Since the beginning of this week you can find the free-of-charge electronic dissertations of the …

Jan. 31, 2014 Lin|gu|is|tik portal temporary not available

Server shut-down: Due to safety measures referring to the controlled demolition of the nearby AFE …

Nov. 7, 2013 Journal directory online

As of now the journal directory is available on the Lin|gu|is|tik portal with more than …

Aug. 8, 2013 New module Research

Now available at the Lin|gu|is|tik portal: the Research directory with information about research projects, research …

July 10, 2013 Flyer for Lin|gu|is|tik portal available

We have received many feedbacks and suggestions for our website and especially for the Link …

April 17, 2013 Lin|gu|is|tik is online!

Last but not least – since 17 April 2013 the nestling of the German virtual …