Periodicals

The periodicals collection contains both printed and electronic journals. The main subject areas are economics, law, social science (political science, international relations, sociology), foreign languages and literature, linguistics and socio-linguistics, aerospace and mechanical engineering.

The printed journals in the Library and the electronic journals on the University network may be searched on the Italian Union catalogue of Serials ACNP (Ruffilli Library code: BO110).

Printed journals

They are free for consultation in the Library. They are not available for loan, but may be photocopied in the Library, in compliance with the copyright laws.

The last ten years of current subscriptions are kept in the journal roomswhile older or discontinued subscriptions are kept in the warehouse. Apply to the Information Desk to consult them.

The Ruffilli Library contributes to the ESSPER project to create a database of the indexes of economics, law, social sciences and history journals.

Electronic journals

They may be accessed by the students of the University of Bologna from computers connected to the University network and from their home computers through the Proxy service.

Engineering journals

They are available for consultation at the Teaching Office of the School of Engineering and Architecture of Forlì Campus.