The Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies is committed to international academic networking and maintains numerous co-operations with leading research institutions both in Germany and abroad. IOS aims to provide a platform for scientific exchange on Eastern and Southeastern Europe.
The institute closely cooperates at various levels with the University of Regensburg as well as with the partner institutes at the Research Centre for Eastern and South Eastern Europe in Regensburg (WiOS).
Since January 1, 2017, IOS has been a member of the Leibniz Association. It has been and still is engaged in several joint projects with other Leibniz institutes; IOS has the opportunity of participating in working groups within the Leibniz association where it can benefit from exchange of experience.
In addition to co-operations at a personal level, IOS has established numerous institutionalized partnerships with leading research facilities in East and South East European studies.
The institute systematically expands its worldwide network in order to enhance its own visibility and to increase the institute’s research achievements. Furthermore the library of IOS engages in active exchange with more than 250 partner libraries worldwide, thus ensuring the constant updating of its internationally renowned collections.
IOS is connected to the following partners nationwide and abroad (not including the more than 250 library exchange partners) through diverse cooperation and consortium agreements:
University of Regensburg
Institute for East Europena Law (IOR)*
Research Centre for German in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe (FZ DiMOS) at the University of Regensburg*
Hungaricum – Hungarian Institute at the University of Regensburg*
Akademie für Politische Bildung, Tutzing
Bavarian State Library, Munich
Federal Institute for Culture and History of the Germans in Eastern Europe (BKGE), Oldenburg
Collegium Carolinum, Munich
German National Library, Leipzig
Digital Forum Central and Eastern Europe (DiFMOE), Munich
Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research. (GEI), Braunschweig
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), Hamburg
Herder Institute for Historical Research on East Central Europe, Marburg
Hessische Stiftung Friedens- und Konfliktforschung (HFSK) ‒ Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Frankfurt a.M.
Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Nürnberg
Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen / ifa, Stuttgart
Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg
Institut für Volkskunde der Deutschen des östlichen Europa (IVDE), Freiburg i.B.
Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin
German Institute for International and Security Affairs, SWP, Berlin
zeppelin university, Friedrichshafen
* Partner institutes at the Research Centre for Eastern and South Eastern Europe in Regensburg (WiOS)
Babeş-Bolyai University Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Center for the Cultural and Historical Exploration of Socialism, University of Pula, Croatia
Department of Economics, Finance and Statistics, University of Perugia, Italy
Écoles des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris, France
Economics Institute of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic
Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic
Research Centre for the Humanities of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographical Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria
Institute for History/Institut za Istoriju, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Institute for East European History, University of Vienna, Austria
Institute for Social History “ProMemoria”, Moldova State University, Chisinau, Moldova
Institute of Economic Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic
International University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
National Library of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel
JSC Economic Research Institute (ERI), Astana, Kasakhstan
Karaganda Economic University, Kasakhstan
Research Centre International Economics (FIW), Vienna, Austria
Croatian Institute of History, Zagreb, Croatia
University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Griechenland
Metroplitan Library of Bucharest/Digital Library of Romania, Bucharest, Romania
Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto, Canada
National and University Library of Slovenia, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria
Austrian National Library, Vienna, Austria
National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg, Russia
Hungarian National Archives Győr-Moson-Sopron County Sopron Archives, Hungary
The map shows the cooperative ventures of the Institute’s divisions. Alongside cooperative projects, the library’s numerous institutional exchange partners all over the world are visible.