Central Register of Persons from the Collections of the Herder Institute

Are you searching for information about a person? Here you can search the collections of the Herder Institute for books, documents, images, and archive records that deal with a specific individual.

This is a free text search across all fields of our “person database”. A selection of these fields is displayed in the detail view. If you get too many hits, it can be helpful to specify the search by entering place names or specific biographical information. Are you looking for publications by particular authors? Then we recommend our Bibliography Portal and the library’s OPAC service.