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Cambridge University Press - Cambridge Journals Online

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Full text of over 323 Cambridge University Press Online Journals.

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Subject Strengths

  • Politics
  • Linguistics
  • Social Science
  • Humanities
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Medicine

Service Strengths

  • CUP is the publishing division of the University of Cambridge.
  • The University of Cambridge is world famous for excellence in original research, (e.g. the discovery of the structure of DNA), and has won 81 Nobel Prizes, more than any other institution.
  • CUP is the oldest printing and publishing house in the world and is a registered not-for-profit educational charity.
  • Full text of 230 CUP Online Journals plus two free websites available
  • Free detailed abstracts, table of contents and email alerts for all users
  • Access to full-text of current and archived articles for subscribers.
  • Efficient online search capabilities.
  • HTML and PDF articles for easy displaying, printing and downloading
  • Reference linking to Cross Ref and Medline.
  • Usage statistics available to institution and country administrators.
  • Continuing access to journals from the subscription period.
  • OAI PMH, Metalib and SFX compatibility.
  • Atom and RSS feeds.
  • New search options have been developed, including:
  • Automatic matching of a journal title as a user types
  • Context-sensitive spelling corrections, suggests alternative spellings to words not matched in the initial search
  • Automatically saved searches with re-run and edit facilities
  • In the quick search box, search all content allows a search that is not just restricted to journal content, but includes the full CJO website.
  • CIDR IP Addresses - Administrators can now add CIDR (Classless Inter-Domain Routing) IP addresses.

Access Information

Login Details

  • On Campus: No user ID& Password required
  • Authorized Users
  • This service is available to faculties, staff and students of MIST

Canadian Science Publishing (operating as NRC Research Press)

Content Overview

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.

 

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

 

  • botany
  • cell biology
  • chemistry
  • civil engineering
  • earth science
  • fisheries and aquatic sciences
  • forestry
  • microbiology
  • physics
  • sport science
  • zoology

 

Service Strengths

 

Full text of all 16 NRC Research Press journals, 14 with full text going back to 2001

  • free Table of Contents alerting service available for all users, for all titles
  • Rapid Publication service ensures key articles are available in advance of the print schedule
  • supplementary data available for selected titles, providing enhanced information
  • comprehensive search functionality
  • linking to cited references

Cochrane Library

Content Overview

 

The Cochrane Library is a collection of online searchable databases containing high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making. Cochrane Reviews represent the highest level of evidence on which to base clinical treatment decisions. In addition to Cochrane Reviews, The Cochrane Library provides other sources of reliable information, from other systematic reviews abstracts, technology assessments, economic evaluations and individual clinical trials all the current evidence in one single environment.

 

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

 

  • Evidence based medicine
  • Clinical trials

 

Service Strengths

 

  • Saved Search Alerts: Retrieve and re-run detailed search queries in My Profile or set Saved Search email Alerts to notify you whenever new content that matches the specified search is published online
  • Citation Tracking: Citation Tracking allows you to view published works that have cited an article you are currently reading

De Gruyter Journals

Content Overview

 

Access to over 100 titles delivering a wide variety of content in humanities, medicine, the sciences and law. Includes titles which are in the highest ISI ranks. Some journals have German-language titles and include contributions in English and other languages.

 

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

 

  • History
  • Law
  • Library and Information Science
  • Linguistics and Communications
  • Literary Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
  • Natural Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology, Judaism, Religion

 

Service Strengths

 

  • Full text of most De Gruyter titles going back to 1990's
  • Clean interface and excellent navigation
  • Table of Contents alerting available for all users, via E-mail and RSS (Really Simple Syndication)
  • Articles available in PDF
  • Comprehensive search facility
  • Direct links to references for stm titles via CrossRef

De Gruyter LIS Books

Content Overview

 

45 e-books, predominantly IFLA publications

 

Subject Strengths

 

Library and Information Science

 

Service Strengths

 

  • Clean interface and excellent navigation
  • Articles available in PDF
  • Comprehensive search facility

EBSCO CMMC

Content Overview

 

Communication & Mass Media CompleteTM provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media. CMMC includes journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study to create a research and reference resource of unprecedented scope and depth encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline.

 

Title Listing

 

http://www.ebscohost.com/academic/communication-mass-media-complete

 

Subject Strengths

 

Communication & Mass Media

 

Service Strengths

 

  • CMMC offers cover-to-cover ("core") indexing and abstracts for more than 620 journals, and selected ("priority") coverage of nearly 200 more, for a combined coverage of more than 820 titles. Furthermore, this database includes full text for 500 journals.
  • Many major journals have indexing, abstracts, PDFs and searchable cited references from their first issues to the present (dating as far back as 1915).
  • CMMC contains a sophisticated Communication Thesaurus and comprehensive reference browsing (i.e. searchable cited references for peer-reviewed journals covered as "core").
  • In addition, CMMC features over 5,400 Author Profiles, providing biographical data and bibliographic information, and covering the most prolific, most cited, and most frequently searched for authors in the database.
    To further develop and enhance this database, EBSCO has established two working groups of expert advisors represented by leading librarians, bibliographers, and professionals in the areas of communication and mass media.

EBSCO Host Research Databases

Content Overview

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.

 

Title Listing

Visit the EBSCO website for a list of titles.

 

Subject Strengths

  • 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

 

Service Strengths

  • Single resource and single interface
  • 1-8 databases can be searched at the same time; many journals can be searched at once
  • Clean, clear, intuitive interface with good search facilities
  • Saved search facility for repeat search queries
  • Good quality, context-sensitive help
  • User statistics available online

Geological Society - The Lyell Collection Complete

Content Overview

The Lyell Collection is an electronic resource containing new and archival journal, Special Publication and book content, published by the Geological Society of London. It contains key peer-reviewed Earth science literature of the highest quality.

 

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

  • Geology
  • Earth Sciences

 

Service Strengths

  • For 2010 features Journal of the Geological Society, Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis, Scottish Journal of Geology, Proceedings of the Yorkshire Geological Society, Transactions of the Geological Society, the Geological Society's prestigious Special Publications, and the Engineering Geology Special Publications, Memoir and Petroleum Geology Conferences book series
  • 18 000 peer-reviewed articles
  • 260 000 pages of Earth science content
  • Full-text archives back to 1811
  • Selected open-access articles
  • Free public access to abstracts and specially created extracts
  • Full electronic functionality
  • Fully searchable content throughout
  • Active reference linking via CrossRef, GeoRef and ISI
  • Free full-text linking to many other key Earth science journals, including GeoScienceWorld
  • eTOC (electronic Table of Contents) and research alerts available to subscribers and non-subscribers

IEEE - All-Society Periodicals Package (ASPP) and IEEE Proceedings Order Plans (POP)

Content Overview

This resouce is now available to institutions through direct subscriptions with IEEE only. Please contact them if you require a subscription.

IEEE All-Society Periodicals Package (ASPP) includes the core collection of IEEE engineering, electronics and computer science periodicals, with a backfile to 2005. IEEE Proceedings Order Plans (POP) is the world’s leading conference proceedings collection, with a backfile to 2005.

 

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Telecommunications
  • Computer Science & Architecture
  • Imaging Science & Photographic Technology
  • Robotics
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Computer Science Information Systems
  • Software Engineering
  • Remote Sensing
  • Artificial Intelligence

 

Service Strengths

IEEE All-Society Periodicals Package (ASPP)
ASPP includes the core collection of IEEE engineering, electronics and computer science periodicals, with a backfile to 2005. IEEE ASPP Online combines high-quality technical literature with the power of online searching:

  • Over 148 IEEE online society-sponsored journals, transactions and magazines
  • Peer-reviewed publications, concentrating on theoretical and experimental papers
  • Quality magazines focusing on practical applications in research, design and specification
  • Full-text PDFs of 188,000+ articles
  • The most highly cited journals in the field
  • Nearly three million abstract records from over 1.6 million authors
  • Backfile to 2005
  • Robust search tools with a user-friendly interface
  • Weekly updates — hundreds of papers added each week
  • INSPEC® abstract/citation and bibliographic records
  • Links users directly from your library OPAC catalogue to IEEE titles
  • Online access to articles accepted for future print publication

IET Digital Library

Content Overview

Over 20 Research journals and letters in electrical and electronic engineering

 

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

  • Electrical and electronic engineering
  • Telecommunications
  • Computing
  • Power
  • Control
  • Radar
  • Circuits
  • Materials
  • Life sciences related research
  • IT

 

Service Strengths

  • Search by title, keyword, issue date and author name, or by Inspec classification and indexing
  • Browse the table of contents and abstracts
  • Table of contents email alerts service
  • IET Digital Library content indexed by Google
  • Save any search query as a dynamic RSS feed
  • Linkto cited full text via CrossRef
  • COUNTER Compliant usage statistics
  • IET Research Journals articles published online in advance of the full article
  • Download citations on EndNote, BibTeX, plain text and other formats

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