is the international cross-epochal online publication platform for the institutes of the "Foundation of German Humanities Institutes Abroad" (DGIA) and their respective cooperation partners.

"The objective of is to offer barrier-free access to selected academic findings of the institutes abroad: based on the open-access principle academic communication shall be advanced and intensified. provides texts originally published in electronic form as well as print publications presented in a retro-digitalised form. Journals, reviews, monographs and conference proceedings searchable in full text and via metadata are available on in constantly rising quantities."

At present, the most important sources available are Die Schatullrechnungen Friedrichs des Großen, the account books that give an insight into private finances of the Prussian King Frederik II. Extensive search options are available. The annotated edition [of the account books] can be searched using . Facsimile images of the account books can be viewed online, but are not available for download.

Die Schatullrechnungen Friedrichs des Großen is the result of a cooperation between the Stiftung Preußische Schlösser und Gärten Berlin-Brandenburg, the Geheimen Staatsarchivs Preußischer Kulturbesitz together with


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