• Current Calls

  • Autumn Guided Tours

    District tours: Rione Sallustiano on 18 September 2020.
    You can find all further information and the other scheduled dates here.

    By keeping the number of participants small, we guarantee the necessary social distancing.

  • Open Access

    Databases and Online Publications – Overview
    as well as Podcasts

  • Newsletter

    Stay in touch with the DHI Rome! Our newsletter provides you with information on upcoming events, applications, new research projects and recent publications of the DHI Rome. 

    Here you can read the current edition (german) as well as the current edition (italian) (July/August 2020).


  • Ferdinand Gregorovius: Poetry and Science. Collected German and Italian Letters


Opportunities (jobs and scholarships)

Research Grants

Das DHI Rom vergibt im Rahmen seiner Aufgaben Stipendien zur Ausbildung wissenschaftlicher Nachwuchskräfte in den Bereichen Geschichte und Musikgeschichte. Das DHI Rom bietet im Rahmen seiner Stipendienordnung verschiedene Programme an: Forschungsstipendien, Reisestipendien und Stipendien zur Stellung eines  ...   

Opportunities (jobs and scholarships)

DHI Rome/I Tatti Joint Fellowship

The German Historical Institute in Rome and I Tatti, The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies offer a joint fellowship. It aims stimulate and support increased scholarship on cultural exchange with and within the African continent during the period c. 1250–1750 – a period that is usually not taken into account in historiography.
The application deadline is 16 November 2020, for further information  ...   

The Institute will still be closed to the public. We are working on a partial reopening plan to ensure maximum security for employees and users.
We will keep you informed through our website, facebook page and newsletter. Stay healthy!   

We are pleased to offer all external readers a reproduction service within the framework of copyright law. The library's premises must remain closed to the public until further notice.
Please contact the following email addresses for further information and orders:
Holdings History: bibliothek[at]dhi-roma.it
Holdings Music History: musikbibliothek[at]dhi-roma.it The  ...   

During this year's autumn guided tours we will get to learn more about some of Rome's districts and, due to the small number of participants, we will grant the necessary social distancing. The first tour will take place on 18 September 2020: Dalla Roma repubblicana alla Breccia di Porta Pia: storia del Rione Sallustiano
Dr. Riccarda Suitner Meeting point: 17.00, Street corner via Piave/via  ...   



We are pleased about your interest in our institute, stay in touch with us! Our newsletter provides you with information on upcoming events, applications, new research projects and recent publications of the DHI Rome.  Here you can read the current edition  ...   


Open Access

Databases, monographs, collected volumes, journal articles and reviews on a wide range of historical and musicological topics from the Middle Ages to the recent past – all this and more is freely available here. Or perhaps you would also like to listen to and watch our more

Are you doing research on topics of Italian history or music history? Are you concerned with the history of German-Italian relations in transregional or transnational contexts? Then send us your article for publication in our journal "Quellen und Forschungen aus italienischen Archiven und Bibliotheken". It is published once a year and epoch-spanning, covering the period from the early Middle Ages to the present.  ...   



You can browse our podcasts here.