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 General Reference & eBooks

Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics
A collection of reference works from Cambridge University Press.

Counseling and Psychotherapy Transcripts, Client Narratives, and Reference Works
A searchable collection of real transcripts of therapy and counselling sessions and first person narratives of the experience of mental illness and its treatment.

CRC NetBase 
A collection of over 3000 eBooks, divided into the following sub-sets: ENGnetBase, ENVIROnetBase, FOODnetBase, MATHSnetBase, STATSnetBase, TOXICOLOGYnetBase, CHEMnetBase.

Ebrary Academic Complete Collection (Institutional password required)
Almost 30,000 individual eBooks are available in this collection

EBSCO Ebook Collection (Institutional password required)
Full text eBooks in many subject areas.

Gale Virtual Reference Library (Institutional password required)
A selection of reference works, relevant for english literature, sociology, and business and management.

House of Commons Parliamentary Papers
Parliamentary Papers in full text from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries.

JISC Historical Texts (Institutional password required)
Includes Early English Books Online (EEBO full text of most books printed in Great Britain and British North America, 1473-1700), Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO), British Library 19th Century Collection.

John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera 
The full text of various printed materials covering topics such as 19th century entertainment, the book trade, popular prints, crime, murders and executions, and advertising.

Contains over 1000 full text books in materials science and engineering.

LION (Literature Online)
The full text of over 18,000 works of english and american poetry, drama and prose, 228 full-text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources. 

Literary Encyclopedia
An international literary reference work, including profiles of authors and works.

LNCS - Lecture Notes in Computer Science
Full content access to the Springer series in computing (over 4,500 books). 

Full text eBooks in many subject areas.

Palgrave Dictionary of Economics
2008 edition, regularly updated.

PsycBOOKS (Institutional password required)
Full text books from the American Psychological Association.

Shakespeare Survey 
A yearbook of Shakespeare studies and production published annually since 1948.

Springer Protocols
Database of reproducible laboratory protocols in the life and biomedical sciences.

Women Writers Online
The full text of works from pre-Victorian women writers.


 Full Text Newspapers and Journals

19th Century British Library Newspapers (Institutional password required)
48 national and regional newspapers.

American Chemical Society Journals
32 chemistry titles.

Annual Reviews
The full text of over 30 Annual Reviews titles.

British Newspapers 1600-1900 (Institutional password required)
Combines The Burney Newspaper Collection and 19th century British Library Newspapers in a cross-searchable interface. 

British Periodicals Online 
The full text of hundreds of periodicals from the late 17th century to the early 20th century. Access to collections I & II is available.

Burney Newspaper Collection (Institutional password required)
Contains the full text of over 1 million pages from newspapers, newsbooks, Acts of Parliament, addresses, broadsides, pamphlets and proclamations from London, British Isles and colonies.

Business Source Complete 
Full text of over 3,000 journals in the areas of business and management.

Full text legal research database including journals and reference works. Much of the content is american/international in nature.

ICE Virtual Library (Institutional password required)
Full text journals from the Institution of Civil Engineers.

IEEE Xplore 
Journals, conference proceedings and standards from the Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers.

Full text of the British Journal of Midwifery and the African Journal of Midwifery and Womens Health.

Several full text nursing journals.

Institute of Physics Journal Archive (Institutional password required)
The full text of 30 journals (and their previous titles) from the Institute of Physics, from 1874 to 1998. Also available: several current IOP online titles. 

Several hundred journals, most of which go back to volume 1, issue 1. JSTOR journals are only loaded onto the system after a delay (a moving wall) of 1 to 5 years. Subject areas include arts and humanities, economics, social sciences, politics and law.

Oxford Journals Archive
The full text of 150 Oxford University Press journals, often from volume 1, up to 1995. Current issues are also available where the university library holds a subscription.

PEPWeb (Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing)
Includes complete text of 46 psychoanalysis journals, 70 classic psychoanalytic books and the full text of the Complete Psychoanalytic Works of Sigmund Freud.

Periodicals Archive Online 
An archive of over 500 digitised journals published in the arts, humanities and social sciences.

Project Muse 
Over 300 full text journals in the humanities and social sciences, from over 60 publishers.

70 full text journals from the American Psychological Association, available via the EBSCOhost interface.

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection 
Nearly 500 full text journals in the area of psychology, available via the EBSCOhost interface.

Royal Society of Chemistry Archive 
This archive contains the full text of all journal papers published by the RSC from 1841 to 1996.

SAGE Premier
The full text of over 480 journals in business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology and medicine, going back to 1999.

Over 1,500 peer-reviewed journals, mostly in the sciences.

Taylor and Francis Online
Over 2000 journals in the areas of social science and Humanities and Science and Technology.

Times Digital Archive, 1785-1995 (Institutional password required)
Fully searchable archive of the newspaper, with complete page images of all parts of the paper.

Wiley Online Library
Over 1100 peer-reviewed journals.


 Databases for Literature Searching

EBSCOhost Databases

British Education Index
Business Source Complete
Child Development & Adolescent Studies
CINAHL (Nursing - United States)
Criminal Justice Abstracts
eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
Education Abstracts (H.W.Wilson)
Educational Administration Abstracts
Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text
GreenFile (environmental issues)
Hospitality & Tourism Index
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
MLA Directory of Periodicals
MLA International Bibliography
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Regional Business News
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature (1967 to Present only)
SPORTDiscuss with Full Text

Foreign & International Law Resources Database
Full text international yearbooks, periodicals and tribunals/judicial decisions, as well as U.S. law digests. Available via HeinOnline.

Ovid SP   (Institutional password required)

FIAF (International Film Archive Database)
Maternity & Infant Care Database
International Index to Film Periodicals
International Index to TV Periodicals
List of Periodicals Indexed
Treasures from the Film Archives
Ovid Nursing Database
Your Journals@Ovid (Nursing Journals)

ProQuest Databases 
A selection of bibliographic databases across many subject areas.

Art, Design & Architecture collection
British Nursing Index
British Periodicals
Ebook Central
International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS)
Nursing & Allied Health Database
Performing Arts Periodicals Database
Periodicals Archive Online
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global
ProQuest SciTech Collection
ProQuest Social Sciences Premium Collection
The Vogue Archive

Large, multidisciplinary database, which indexes over 18,000 journals as well as scientific websites and patents.


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