|Major academic International and Local E-resources in DDU Library and Information Services|
|No||Resource Name||URL||Subject Strength||Authentication|
Science Direct is the world’s leading source for scientific, technical, and medical research. Explore journals, books and articles.
|· All Subject||IP based|
Elsevier’s Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature. Search and access research from the science, technology, medicine
|http://scopus.com/ – duplicated User/Email
|3.||ASCE Journals Online
ASCE Journals Online provides unprecedented access to 32 journals encompassing more than 48,000 full-text papers published since 1983 – that’s over 408,000 pages! Approximately 4000 new papers will be added each year.
|http://ascelibrary.org/||· Environmental Engineering
· Architectural Engineering
· Geotechnical Engineering
· Earthquake Engineering
· Engineering Mechanics
· Water Resources Engineering
· Coastline and Port Engineering
· Structural Engineering
· Transportation and Development
· Sustainable Engineering
|4.||American Chemical Society Journals and Magazines
The American Chemical Society is the leading publisher of peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical and related sciences, serving scientific communities worldwide through an unparalleled commitment to quality, reliability, and innovation. Access is to over 35 high quality, high impact journals.
· need membership payment
|5.||American Physical Society
Access to the Physical Review Online Archive (PROLA) and journals produced by the American Physical Society.
· Atomic, molecular and optical physics
· Condensed matter and materials physics
· Nuclear physics
· Particles, fields, gravitation, and cosmology
|· Statistical, non-linear, and soft matter physics
· Accelerators and beams
· Physics education research
|6.||Canadian Science Publishing (operating as NRC Research Press)
Full text of 16 online peer-reviewed journals in a broad range of scientific disciplines with back files dating back to 2001 in most cases.
· cell biology
· civil engineering
· earth science
· fisheries and aquatic sciences
· sport science
|7.||EBSCO Host Research Databases
Access to 8 major databases: Academic Search Premier; Business Source Premier; ERIC; Masterfile Premier; Newspaper Source; Health Source : Nursing & Academic; Health Source : Consumer Edition; Medline.
|http://search.ebscohost.com/||· Good coverage of most branches of social sciences and humanities
· Strong business coverage
· Strong nursing, medicine and allied health coverage
· Dedicated newspaper database, kept separate from peer-reviewed content
|8.||EUP Journals Online
Edinburgh University Press publishes over 30 journals across a range of disciplines in the humanities and social sciences.
|http://www.euppublishing.com/||· Literary Studies
· Historical Studies
· African Studies
· Film & Media Studies
· Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies
· Scottish Studies
|9.||Expanded Academic and Health & Wellness Resource Center
Expanded Academic: Unparalleled in its depth and scope, this premier database offers balanced coverage of every academic subject — from advertising and microbiology to history and women’s studies.
Health and Wellness Resource Center: For access to authoritative health and medical information, turn to the Health & Wellness Resource Center, a specialized reference tool that offers a vast collection of medical information to academic, medical and public libraries.
|http://www.gale.cengage.com/||· economics, topics in business and finance
· anthropology, archeology
· computing and computers
· art, literature, music, history
· international relations, law
· sociology, philosophy, religion
|· various topics in medicine and health
· STDs and AIDS
· psychology and mental health
· includes the BMJ and JAMA
|10.||HST – The Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection
Specially prepared, online, animated, audio-visual lectures by world leading authorities on biomedical and life sciences for researchers and university faculty members.
|http://www.hstalks.com/||Biomedicine and life sciences||IP based|
|11.||IET Digital Library
Over 20 Research journals and letters in electrical and electronic engineering
|http://www.theiet.org/||· Electrical and electronic engineering
· Life sciences related research
An archive of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as select monographs and other materials valuable for academic work. The entire corpus is full-text searchable, offers search term highlighting, includes high-quality images, and is interlinked by millions of citations and references. The archive contains over 800 important scholarly journals of high-quality, interdisciplinary content to support scholarship and teaching in 50 disciplines
· Political Science
· Language & Literature
· Art & Art History
· Mathematics & Statistics
|13.||OUP – Oxford Journals
Oxford Journals publishes journals from science, technical, professional, medical, humanities, arts and social science disciplines.
|http://www.oxfordjournals.org/||· Biological Sciences
· Public Health and Epidemiology
· Social Sciences
· Economics, Business, and Finance
· Mathematics, Statistics, Computing and Physics
|14.||Palgrave Macmillan Journals
Palgrave Macmillan offer a combined portfolio of over 70 peer-reviewed e-journals
|http://www.palgrave-journals.com/pal/index.html||· business and management
· information systems and technology
· political science and international studies
· social and cultural studies
· urban design and architecture
|15.||Royal College of Physicians
Clinical Medicine journal is read by leading physicians in hospitals across the world. It features articles covering original research, current issues, ethics, law, clinical governance and audit, and also reports on prestigious College lectures and conferences.
|http://www.clinmed.rcpjournal.org/||· Clinical medicine
· Public Health
|16.||Royal Society for Chemistry – RSC Journals Archive
Scientific publisher of biology, biophysics, chemical science, materials, medicinal drug discovery and physics high-impact journals and books
· chemical science
· medicinal drug discovery
|17.||Royal Society for Chemistry – RSC Journals Online
37 full text journals spanning all branches of chemistry, plus a range of key databases in analytical chemistry, catalysts and catalysed reactions, organic synthesis and natural products plus its online series of specialist periodical reports, and a range of key databases.
The Royal Society of Chemistry is the leading organisation in Europe for advancing the chemical sciences and is one of world’s leading chemistry publishers. Supported by a network of 45,000 members worldwide and an internationally acclaimed publishing business, RSC activities span education and training, conferences and science policy and the promotion of the chemical sciences to the public.
|http://pubs.rsc.org/||· All branches of chemistry including traditional fields (organic, inorganic, analytical chemistry) plus newer developments and cross-disciplinary studies such as natural products and green chemistry
· Databases in analytical chemistry, catalysts and catalysed reactions, organic synthesis and natural products
· Specialist reports in: amino acids, peptides and proteins, carbohydrate chemistry. monosaccharides, disaccharides and specific oligosaccharides, catalysis chemical modelling, electron paramagnetic resonance, NMR, organometallic chemistry, organophosphorus chemistry, photochemistry, spectroscopic Properties of inorganic and organometallic compounds
|18.||Sage Online Journals
Over 550 journals in the business, humanities, social sciences and science, techology and medicine (STM)
Springer is one of the leading international scientific publishing companies. Springer’s eJournals cover a wide range of subjects including biomedicine and the life sciences, clinical medicine, physics, engineering, mathematics, computer sciences, human sciences, social sciences and economics.
|IP based & Basic Subscription|
|20.||Taylor & Francis Journals
Provides online access to the best reference titles in the agricultural sciences in eight easily searchable resources. Featuring over 6,700 pages of printed content, these online titles allow you to explore more than 1,900 total entries from acclaimed works.
|21.||University of California Press
Access to 33 Journals of the University of California Press.
|22.||GOALI – Global Online Access to Legal Information is a new programme providing free or low-cost online access to legal research and training in the developing world. in selected subject areas of law from the world’s leading academic publishers.
The Access to Research for Development and Innovation (ARDI) program is coordinated by the World Intellectual Property Organization together with its partners in the publishing industry. ARDI seeks to reinforce the capacity of developing countries to participate in the global knowledge economy; and support researchers in developing countries in creating and developing new solutions to technical challenges faced on a local and global level. Currently, 17 publishers provide access to nearly 10,000 journals, books, and reference works for 107 developing countries through ARDI.
||User name: ardi-et005
Online Access to Research in the Environment (OARE), an international public-private consortium coordinated by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Yale University, and leading science and technology publishers. Over 4,150 peer reviewed titles (as of 10/2011) owned and published by over 350 prestigious publishing houses and scholarly societies.
|https://login.research4life.org/tacgw/login.cshtml||· Environmental science research
· Enviormental Sciences
· Biological & Physical Science
· Social Sciences
access to more than 3000 journals from the world’s leading academic publishers.
· Biological Sciences
· Environmental Sciences
· social sciences
More than 150 publisher partners are offering more than 37,000 information resources
|http://www.research4life.org||· Health Sciences
· biomedical and related social sciences
The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) eLibrary simplifies analysis and research with direct access to the IMF’s periodicals, books, working papers and studies, and data and statistical tools
· trade and aid
· technical assistance
· emerging markets
· policy advice
· poverty reduction, and so much more
Provides a unique aggregation of high-impact bioscience research journals, featuring timely content on a wide-array of today’s most pressing topics, including global warming, stem cell research, ecological and biodiversity conservation.
|http://www.bioone.org/||· global warming
· stem cell research
· biodiversity conservation….
Annual Reviews publications are among the most highly cited in the scientific literature, and are available in print and online to individuals, institutions, and consortia throughout the world.
|http://www.annualreviews.org/||· Biomedical/life sciences
· physical sciences
· computer science
· physics, chemistry
· social sciences
provides access to 171 journals dating between
· Psychology and Cognitive Science etc
|31.||Royal Society journals
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society series A
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society series B
Proceedings of the Royal Society series A
Proceedings of the Royal Society series B
Journal of the Royal Society Interface
Notes & Records of the Royal Society
|· physical and biological sciences||IP based|
over 187,000 full text journal articles, reports etc in various disciplines
|CAB Abstracts – http://www.cabdirect.org/
Crop Protection Compendium – http://www.cabi.org/cpc/
Animal Health and Production Compendium – http://www.cabi.org/ahpc/
Aquaculture Compendium – http://www.cabi.org/ac/
Forestry Compendium – http://www.cabi.org/fc/
|· Crop Protection Compendium
· Animal Health and Production Compendium
· Aquaculture Compendium
· Forestry Compendium
|33.||Nature journals||http://www.nature.com/browse/index.html||· Chemistry
· Clinical Practice & Research
· Earth & Environment
· Life Sciences
· Physical Sciences
The Cochrane Library (ISSN 1465-1858) is a collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about Cochrane groups.
|http://www.cochranelibrary.com||· Allergy & intolerance
AIP Publishing is a wholly owned not-for-profit subsidiary of the American Institute of Physics (AIP). AIP Publishing’s mission is to support the charitable, scientific and educational purposes of AIP through scholarly publishing activities in the fields of the physical and related sciences on its own behalf, on behalf of Member Societies of AIP, and on behalf of other publishing partners to help them proactively advance their missions. AIP Publishing’s portfolio comprises 19 highly regarded, peer-reviewed journals, including the flagship journals Applied Physics Letters, Journal of Applied Physics, and The Journal of Chemical Physics, in addition to the AIP Conference Proceedings.
· Astronomy and astrophysics
· Atomic and molecular physics
· Biological physics
· Condensed matter physic
· General physics
· Interdisciplinary physics
· Materials science
· Mathematical physics
· Nuclear physics
· Optics and optical physics
· Particle physics
· Physical chemistry
· Plasma physics
· Quantum mechanics
· Rheology and fluid dynamics
· Society and organization
· Statistical physics