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Use of Electronic Resources

The Library offers our electronic resources under licence from various suppliers. Please read the Guidelines on using our electronic resources,

If you are unsure about any aspect of electronic resource usage please contact your Subject Librarian.

Resource list

  • ABI/INFORM Complete (ProQuest)  Icon
    A business database package that offers nearly 3,900 full-text titles covering business and economic conditions, corporate strategies, management techniques, as well as competitive and product information. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.
  • Academic Search Complete  Icon
    Multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,300 full-text journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 10,900 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.
  • Accounting and Tax (ProQuest)  Icon
    ProQuest Accounting & Tax is an accounting research database, providing access to top journals, reference reports, proceedings, dissertations and more, including over 2,300 publications with hundreds in full-text.
  • ACLS Humanities E-Books  Icon
    A large collection of e-books. Subjects include: history, archaeology, area studies, art, folklore, literature, music, philosophy, political science, religion, and women's studies. Individual titles are listed in the library catalogue.
  • ACM Digital Library  Icon
    Full text of every article ever published by ACM.
  • Acts of the UK Parliament  Icon
    This site has the full text of UK Public General Acts from 1988 and the text of Local Acts from 1991. The Acts are as originally enacted and the text does not present subsequent amendments or repeals.
  • AMED (Alternative Medicine)  Icon
    An alternative medicine database for physicians, therapists, medical researchers and clinicians looking to learn more about alternative treatments - including complementary medicine, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, rehabilitation, podiatry, palliative care, and more. AMED contains basic bibliographic records (abstracts are also included for many records dated 1995 onward) for relevant articles from over 500 journals, with the scope of coverage being mainly European. Many of the journals inc
  • America: History & Life  Icon
    An index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. The database indexes 1,700 journals from 1964 to present and also includes citations and links to book and media reviews.
  • ArchiveGrid  Icon
    Thousands of libraries, museums, and archives have contributed nearly a million collection descriptions to ArchiveGrid. Researchers searching ArchiveGrid can learn about the many items in each of these collections, contact archives to arrange a visit to examine materials, and order copies.
  • ARTbibliographies Modern (ProQuest)  Icon
    ARTbibliographies Modern (ABM) provides full abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art, with approximately 12-13,000 new entries being added each year. Entries date back as far as the late 1960s.
  • ArticleFirst (OCLC)  Icon
    The ArticleFirst database indexes articles from the table of contents of nearly 12500 journals, along with a list of libraries holding the journal title.
  • Arts & Humanities Full-text (ProQuest)  Icon
    Full-text journal articles in the visual and applied arts. Subject coverage includes: art, design, photography, architecture, interior design, urban planning, history, philosophy, religion, languages, literature, music, theatre, film and cultural studies.
  • Asian Business and Reference (ProQuest)  Icon
    This database focuses on business and financial news from the eastern hemisphere. It covers Asian business and financial information from key international publications.

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