Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung


The site structure is quite nested and the information density high, yet orientation is easy even for non-experts. Good level of usability services, standardized paths and good navigational tools with a sitemap.


A full-text search and an info search features are provided. A multiple keys search permits to choose the language of the searched text (English or German) and its page format (pdf or htlm)


Direct downloading of full-text WZB materials in pdf format (discussion and working papers, research projects and results) is available

Navigational Aids

Listed, long and therefore not clear sitemap with pages in A-Z order plus papers ordered by classification number

User Friendliness

Clear and standardized content organization. Both German and English version available and complete