EU Media Room

Publications and Databases Specializing on EU Contents

  • Europa Publications Office
    The EU Bookshop website ( is your single access point to publications from the European Union institutions, agencies and other bodies, published by the Publications Office.
  • European Navigator (ENA)
    The authoritative multimedia reference on the history of Europe
  • Eurobarometer
    Website for the Public Opinion Analysis sector of the European Commission
  • Eurostat
    Your guide to European statistics
  • EUabc: an internet dictionary
    The EUABC is an Internet dictionary providing concise explanations of terms used in the EU debate, and a lot of useful links.
  • EUR-LEX Access to European Union Law
    EUR-Lex provides direct free access to European Union law. Here you can consult the Official Journal of the European Union as well as the treaties, legislation, case-law and legislative proposals.
  • European Commission Library Catalogue (ECLAS)
    The Commission's central library was established in 1958 when the EU institutions were founded. Its collections provide both a historical and contemporary vision of European integration.
  • The Court of Justice of the European Union (CVRIA)
    The Library has a large collection of mono-lingual and multi-lingual dictionaries and a large number of official journals, parliamentary acts and other official periodicals. The collection currently comprises more than 150 000 books and the Library subscribes to approximately 900 periodicals -
  • Eurojargon
    A “plain language guide” for people within the EU institutions and in the media dealing with EU affairs and trying to understand confusing EU words and expressions.