Brill Online for Librarians

Brill Online Reference Works ( hosts all of Brill’s Online Reference Works. Brill’s Online Bibliographies can be found on

All publications on the platforms can be searched individually and collectively. Searches can be done in subscribed content only, when preferred.

Personal user tools
After completing a simple registration individual users are able to make use of a variety of personal tools, like labeling or ´starring´ search results and found articles, making search alerts and saving search results of queries.

Subscriptions: Contact sales.

Access to the Platform
Brill Online Reference Works supports IP recognition and access by username and password. In addition, access by Shibboleth is also supported.

Manage account details
Go to Brill Subscriber Services []
Login with your administrator username and password. Here you can:

  • Manage your subscriptions
  • Manage access details
  • OpenURL preferences
  • Maintain Shibboleth data
  • Upload an institutional logo
  • Create and download usage reports.

Brill Online Reference Works is COUNTER4 compliant and offers COUNTER4 statistics.

Search Site Contents 

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See Search Tips for information on searching the platform.