Karlsruhe Virtual Catalog (KVK)

Another crucial online catalog for researchers: "The Karlsruhe Virtual Catalog KVK is a meta search interface which allows you to access library and book trade catalogs via WWW. It starts a simultaneous search in the catalogs and gives you a standardized hit list."

The KVK can search in library catalogs from the following countries (users can select the catalogs to search themselves):

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Canada
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Europe
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Luxembourg
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Russia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom
  • USA
  • Book trade catalogs

    See this page for more information.