Database news at SZIU

Remote database access
Starting Thursday, March 12, 2020, The Kosáry Domokos Library and Archives is CLOSED to the public until further notice. Unfortunately, during this period, we do not lend books. However, some subscription databases are available off campus, as well as free databases.
Subscription databases
List of all subscription databases at SZIU:
Important: for all the remotely accessibile databases there is a link provided. The rest are accessibile only on campus trough the university network.
After clicking on the remote access link, you need to
Select your region or group:  Hungarian Federation or Hungarian Research and Educational Federation (HREF
Next, Szent István University should be selected.
Enter username and password.
Students can get access to the database with their Neptun code and the password used for all university systems including E-learning, webmail, classroom computers.
Lecturers and other SZIU employees can get access with their University ID and their password used for all university systems including E-learning and webmail.
Every half-year, the password needs to be renewed. If the login fails, the old password should be renewed  at JoKeR - User IT Rights Management System
 If you have forgotten your password, or have problems logging in to any of the university systems you should contact the SZIU Informatics Department at
Free databases
List of all subscription databases:
Statistical sources
List of all statistical sources:
Databases with temporary access

Because of the current situation worldwide, some publishers give temporary access to their database. In this section, we are going to make a list of all such databases, and make updates if needed. To get all the new information, please check this website from time to time.

  • IOP trial period starting April 27th, 2020 offering e-books and articles in the scientific field of Physics  
Journals will be available between April 27 and June 30, 2020
E-books will be available between April 27 and May  24, 202
Steps for login: Login/ Athens / Institution login / Institutional login /Login via OpenAthens/ Shibboleth / Szent Istvan  University
User guide: PPT 
  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all of the information service providers below are working together with the library community to better serve the global information community.
The EISZ has published an up-to-date list of the availability of these providers.