Get involved

You can support the archive by

  • suggesting “candidates” whose biographies should be added to the database,

  • suggesting new subprojects, e.g., concerning a particular group of persons, time period, region or location,

  • writing and submitting a biography. The contribution will be reviewed and, upon acceptance, added to our database.

Submit your ideas! Please use our contact form.


Make a donation!

Each donation goes directly to our project work. Your donation will help to further advance the project and cover the costs for

  • research and student staff,

  • the technical development of the system,

  • the improvement of user comfort,

  • the translation of more biographies into English,

  • the realisation of other subprojects.


Donations account:

Account holder:       Hochschule Niederrhein

IBAN:                       DE46 310 500 00 000 35 39 491


Bank:                       Sparkasse Mönchengladbach

Purpose:                  DF406 000 60


You will receive a receipt for your donation. Please provide your name and address with the transfer of your donation.