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Royal College of Physicians

Content Overview

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.

 

Title Listing

Journal "Clinical Medicine" available on Open Access one year after publication.

 

Subject Strengths

  • Clinical medicine
  • Public Health

 

Service Strengths

Full text of issues more than one year old can be viewed and downloaded free by all readers.

Royal Society - Royal Society Journals Online

Content Overview

Ten leading international journals from the Royal Society, the UK's national academy of science. Titles cover the whole of the biological and physical sciences, and include Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, the world's first science journal.

 

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

  • Mathematics, engineering and other physical sciences
  • All biological sciences; particularly good on ecology, environment
  • Multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary science

 

Service Strengths

  • 8 Royal Society journals specialising in cutting edge research, results and peer-reviewed new data; 2 history of science titles.
  • Articles published well in advance of print copies.
  • References contain active reference linking to cited content.
  • Free Table of Contents alerting service available for all users, for all titles

SPIE Digital Library

Content Overview

The SPIE (Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers) Digital Library is the most extensive resource available on optics and photonics, providing unprecedented access to more than 270,000 technical papers from SPIE Journals and Conference Proceedings from 1990 to the present. More than 17,000 new technical papers are added annually.

 

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

  • Astronomy
  • Biomedical Optics & Medical Imaging
  • Communications & Networking
  • Defense & Security
  • Electronic Imaging & Signal Processing
  • Illumination & Displays
  • Industrial Sensing & Measurement
  • Lasers & Sources
  • Micro/Nano Lithography & Fabrication
  • Nanotechnology
  • Optical Design & Engineering
  • Remote Sensing
  • Solar & Alternative Energy

 

Service Strengths

  • Powerful search and browse tools
  • New content added daily
  • Rapid publication, utilizing e-First
  • E-mail Alerts for the latest published articles
  • Reference and forward linking via CrossRef
  • Citation meta data available for easy download
  • Article collections for group collaboration

Springer eJournals

Content Overview

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.

 

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

  • Engineering
  • Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Medicine
  • Physics and Astronomy

 

Service Strengths

  • Over 4 million contributions organised by subject.
  • Powerful and improved search engine.
  • Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Free access to tables of contents, detailed abstracts and editorial background for every publication.
  • Consistent, user friendly guided navigation.
  • Reference linking & cited by linking.
  • SpringerAlerts keep users and librarians current with custom email bulletins.
  • Access via IP address or User Name/Password.
  • Worldwide Help Desk.
  • Speed - SpringerLink delivers pages 3 times faster than before
  • Mobile optimization - responsive design of headers and menus allows for optimal browsing on a desktop, tablet or phone without losing any essential functionality
  • Improved design - clean, simple and easy to navigate
  • Flexibility

*development is ongoing and updates are rapidly released.

Taylor & Francis eBestseller Packages

Content Overview

The Taylor & Francis eBestseller Packages contains 1200 of their bestselling eBook titles from twelve key subject areas.  See the content of each package by clicking the subject below.

 

Subject Strengths

Click on any of the links above to view a list of titles

 

Service Strengths

Taylor & Francis eBooks are accessible online from anywhere with web access by IP addresses or username/password.

Unlike in a print library, each title within a subscription package can be viewed by five users at a time online.

Each user may print up to 30 pages per eBook/per session.

University of Chicago Journals

Content Overview

The University of Chicago Press publishes nearly fifty scholarly journals, many on behalf of some of the world's most prestigious societies, and several that were the first scholarly publications in their respective fields. The journals present original research in the social sciences, humanities, education, and biological and physical sciences.

 

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

  • Economics
  • Education
  • Humanities
  • Law
  • Life  and Physical Sciences
  • Social Sciences

 

Service Strengths

  • Chicago Journals are published by the University of Chicago Press. Founded in 1891, the University of Chicago Press is the largest American university press
  • The Journals Division currently publishes journals and serials in a wide range of disciplines, including several journals that were the first scholarly publications in their respective fields
  • Chicago's online journals are included in the Current Scholarship Program, a partnership between JSTOR and leading university presses, and hosted on www.jstor.org.

Wiley Online Library HSS

Content Overview

Wiley Online Library is a leading international resource for scholarly content providing access to millions of articles across a wide range of journals. This package provides access to over 500 journals in the Humanities and Social Sciences.

 

Subject Strengths

  • Business
  • Humanities
  • Social sciences
  • Life, Earth and Environmental Sciences

 

Service Strengths

  • Industry-leading online journals collection.
  • Many titles feature choice of HTML and PDF full text servicing different user requirements.
  • Free alerting service delivers tables of contents via e-mail for all titles as soon as a new issue is published online. RSS feeds are also available for Table of Contents.
  • Features CrossRef, the innovative multi-publisher reference linking system enabling readers to move seamlessly from a reference in a journal article to the cited publication.
  • Features EarlyView, presents individual articles online as soon as they are ready, even before the release of the compiled print issue. EarlyView articles are complete, peer-reviewed, and citable.

Wiley Online Library STM

Content Overview

Wiley Online Library is a leading international resource for scientific, technical, medical and scholarly content providing access to millions of articles across a wide range of journals. This package provides access to over 800 journals in the Sciences. Technology and Medicine

 

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

  • Chemistry & Physics
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Life, Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Medicine & Nursing
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Polymers and Materials Science

 

Service Strengths

  • Industry-leading online journals collection.
  • Many titles feature choice of HTML and PDF full text servicing different user requirements.
  • Free alerting service delivers tables of contents via e-mail for all titles as soon as a new issue is published online. RSS feeds are also available for Table of Contents.
  • Features CrossRef, the innovative multi-publisher reference linking system enabling readers to move seamlessly from a reference in a journal article to the cited publication.
  • Links to MEDLINE and other abstracting services are also available
  • Features EarlyView, presents individual articles online as soon as they are ready, even before the release of the compiled print issue. EarlyView articles are complete, peer-reviewed, and citable.

World Bank Africa Development Indicators

Content Overview

Africa Development Indicators provides the most comprehensive collection of data on Africa available. It contains data for over 1,400 statistical indicators and time series from 1965 for 53 countries. Data include social, economic, financial, natural resources, infrastructure, governance, partnership, and environmental indicators.

 

Subject Strengths

Data includes:

  • Basic indicators
  • National accounts
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Private Sector Development
  • Paris Declaration Indicators
  • Trade
  • Infrastructure
  • Human development
  • Agriculture and rural development
  • Labor, migration, and population
  • HIV/AIDS and malaria
  • Capable states and partnership
  • Household welfare

 

Service Strengths

ADI Online includes the most updated data and useful features, including

  • Results can be scaled, mapped, and charted.
  • The mapping function will allow users to see the results in a map than can be resized and zoomed to the country level.
  • These features plus data export options in standard formats such as Excel make ADI Online the most useful tool yet for researching development data on Africa.

World Bank Global Development Finance database

Content Overview

Global Development Finance (GDF) Online offers external debt and financial flow data for over 129 countries that report public and publicly guaranteed debt to the World Bank's Debtor Reporting System. Time series includes over 200 indicators from 1970 through 2017. The database covers external debt stocks and flows, major economic aggregates, and key debt ratios as well as average terms of new commitments, currency composition of long-term debt, debt restructuring, and scheduled debt service projections.

 

Subject Strengths

Global Development Finance Online includes over 200 indicators: For a complete list of indicators visit the World Bank website.

 

Service Strengths

  • Full indexed databases, cross-searchable
  • Advanced search features
  • Small file sizes to facilitate downloading
  • Easy navigation through regional collections
  • Metadata provided in Excel so each title can be listed in online library catalogues
  • COUNTER compliant usage statistics
  • Mapping function available
  • Different language interfaces including English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Arabic, and Chinese

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