Information services for SWP researchers

The Information Research team supports SWP Research Divisions by providing quick, topical, relevant and quality controlled information. It monitors important sources (particularly academic publications, specialised databases, webpages and the press) and selects the most appropriate information.

The Information Research team is divided into the following sub-divisions:


The SWP library is an in-house service facility for SWP researchers. It acquires, catalogues and lends academic literature, particularly electronic and printed journals as well as grey literature.

By arrangement, the Information Research Team can also provide information services for members of the German parliament and government.

SWP Comments

Bettina Rudloff, Christine Wieck
Sustainable Supply Chains in the Agri­cultural Sector: Adding Value Instead of Just Exporting Raw Materials

Corporate Due Diligence within a Coherent, Overarching and Partnership-based EU Strategy


Christian Wagner
Political Upheaval in Sri Lanka

Internal and External Consequences of the Parliamentary Elections on 5 August 2020


SWP Research Papers

Andrea Schmitz
Uzbekistan’s Transformation

Strategies and Perspectives


Muriel Asseburg
Reconstruction in Syria

Challenges and Policy Options for the EU and its Member States