Open online library


EP Library catalogue

Browse the EP Library catalogue.

- Download thousands of EPRS and other EP research publications;
- Consult open access e-journals, e-books and articles;
- Identify items to borrow through an inter-library loan;
- Identify items you may consult at the EP libraries in situ, including over the course of a library study visit.

The EP Library selected online readings

Discover the EP Library LibGuides site with selected online readings on a variety of relevant topics.
These selections include:
  • Books
  • E-books
  • E-journals
  • Databases
Access to content is limited to EP users.

The EP Think Tank website

Discover the EP Think Tank website with thousands of research publications written by EP policy analysts and other experts:

- Over 11 0000 items on EU policy issues: at-a-glance, briefings, in-depth analyses and studies;
- Other research papers;
- Past and upcoming events;
- Infographics;
- Podcasts.

Open library for research

Our open library for research has specialized collections and a study visitor programme.

Specialized collections include:
- A legislative collection for quick access to key information of legislation in the making;
- A comparative law collection;
- A collection on EU history;
- A collection on the future.

Open multimedia gallery

We have an open multimedia gallery featuring:

- Watch the EP: videos and images about the parliamentary activity, European issues and European history;
- Listen to the EP: a multilingual collection of podcasts and audio content;
- Ask the EP: a platform for citizens to ask questions to the EP in all EU official languages;
- Get the App: download EP apps for updates on EU affairs and events Europe wide.