E-books

ACADEMIC JOURNALS

Subject strengths: medical sciences, social sciences, biological sciences, agricultural sciences, physical sciences, engineering, arts and education, legal studies, peace and development studies.

ACCESS TO GLOBAL ONLINE RESEARCH IN AGRICULTURE (AGORA)

Subject strengths: Agriculture, Biology, Biotechnology/Applied microbiology, Chemistry/Biochemistry/Biophysics...

AFRICAN JOURNALS ONLINE (AJOL)

Subject strengths:Agriculture, Biology, Economics, Environment, Natural Resources, Food science.

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS JOURNALS

Subject strengths: Applied and multidisciplinary Physics.

DE GRUYTER LIS BOOKS

Library and Information Science, computer science, History, Arts, Linguistics, Medicine, social science, Physics, Theology and religion, philosophy and law

ACCESS TO RESEARCH FOR DEVELOPMENT AND INNOVATION (ARDI)

Has over 20,000 journals, books, and reference works. Subject strengths: Science and Technology.

BANGLADESH JOURNALS ONLINE

Agriculture, Biological Sciences; Engineering; Linguistics, Classics and related subjects; Mathematics and Computer Sciences; Medicine and Dentistry.

BEECH TREE PUBLISHING

Subject strengths:Public policy for science and technology and Research evaluation

BIOMED CENTRAL

Subject strengths:Biology, clinical medicine and health, AIDS Research and Therapy, BMC Infectious Diseases, BMC International Health and Human Rights, BMC Public Health, Chinese Medicine

BIOONE

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.

BOOKBOON

Subject strengths:(E-Books) Free online textbooks. They are downloadable. Cover topics such as economics, statistics, IT, engineering and natural science.

THE BRITISH INSTITUTE OF RADIOLOGY JOURNALS

Diagnostic radiology, radiotherapy, oncology, nuclear Medicine, ultrasound, radiation physics, radiation protection, Radiobiology; BJR/case reports: diagnostic radiology, radiotherapy, radiation Sciences; DMFR: oral radiology, head and neck imaging.

CAMBRIDGE JOURNALS

Subject strengths:linguistics, politics, medicine, science, technology, social science and humanities.

CHICAGO JOURNALS ONLINE

Contains journals and serials in a wide range of disciplines, including several journals that were the first scholarly publications in their respective fields.

CSIR RESEARCHSPACE

This database provides access to some of the research outputs generated by CSIR scientists. The CSIR in South Africa is one of the leading scientific and technology research, development and implementation organizations in Africa

DIRECTORY OF OPEN ACCESS BOOKS (DOAB)

This directory has more than 2116 e- books, all of which are in Open Access and meet academic standards. Subject strengths: multidisciplinary

DIRECTORY OF OPEN ACCESS SCHOLARLY RESOURCES

Gives access to open access scholarly contents. It contains journals, conference proceedings, academic repositories, monographic series and scholarly blogs (since 2014)

E-BOOK CENTRAL

Anthropology, business and economics, computers & IT, education, fine arts, history, language and literature, law, life sciences, medicine, physical sciences, psychology, religion, social sciences, technology.

ESCHOLARSHIP(UNI' OF CALIFORNIA)

E-Scholarship provides Open-Access scholarly publishing services to the University of California and delivers a dynamic research platform to scholars worldwide. Powered by the California Digital Library.

FREEBOOKS4DOCTORS

Subject strengths:Provides access to over 395 free medical books on different fields of medicine.

GOOGLE SCHOLAR

Provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature, across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.

HINARI

Provides access to one of the world’s largest collections of biomedical and health literature. Subject strengths: Agriculture, medicine general, law, statistics and mathematics, psychology, science (general).

INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND (IMF ELIBRARY)

Subject strengths:economic information, analysis and harmonized statistics. Has a special focus on developing and emerging economies.

INTECH

Subject strengths:Pioneer and world’s largest multidisciplinary open access publisher of books covering the fields of Science, Technology and Medicine.

KENYA LAW REPORTS

Free online reference resources of the republic of Kenya. Subject strengths: Articles, Bills, Case Search, Cause List, Complete Laws of Kenya (Statutes & Subsidiary Legislation), Kenya Gazette, Legal Notices, Newsletters, Parliament and Practice Notes.

MARY ANN LIEBERT, INC. PUBLISHERS

Subject strengths:biotechnology, biomedical research/life sciences, clinical medicine, engineering/ informatics, environmental studies, psychology, surgery and Law.

NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP

Subject strengths:Publishes 79 journals and online databases across the life, physical and applied sciences and, most recently, clinical medicine.

EBSCO HOST RESEARCH DATABASES

Subject strengths: Theology, education, business, philosophy and ethics, library and information science.

ONLINE BOOKS

Subject strengths:is a website that facilitates access to books that are freely readable over the Internet.

LIVERPOOL UNIVERSITY PRESS

Subject Strengths: History and Religion

EMERALD INSIGHT

Subject strengths: Accounting, Finance, Economics, Education, engineering. Business Management, Library Studies, Hospitality and Marketing

OPEN BOOK PUBLISHERS

Subject strengths:offers online digital editions free of charge. The books are multidisciplinary.

JSTOR

Economics, History, Political Science, Language & Literature, Art & Art History, Music, Mathematics & Statistics, Education, Health Science, Biology, Architecture

LYELL COLLECTION

Subject strengths: Represents one of the largest integrated collections of online Earth science literature available

PROJECT GUTENBERG

Subject strengths:Project Gutenberg offers over 45,000 free ebooks to download to your PC, Kindle, iPad, iPhone, Android or other portable device.

PROJECT MUSE BOOKS

Subject strengths:Thousands of peer-reviewed digital books from major university presses and scholarly publishers.

PROJECT MUSE JOURNALS

Subject strengths:(Provides online access to over 430 full-text journals from 70 publishers.) international relations, language and linguistics, library science and publishing, cultural studies, economics, education, music, philosophy, religion, sociology.

SUNSCHOLAR

Subject strengths:Open access electronic archive for the collection, preservation and distribution of digital materials created by members of Stellenbosch University, which are of great academic research importance.

TAYLOR & FRANCIS JOURNALS

Subject strengths:contains more than 1,300 titles in humanities, social sciences and applied sciences.

TAYLOR AND FRANCIS ELECTRONIC BOOKS

Information Science, Interdisciplinary Studies, Language & Literature, Law, Mathematics & Statistics, Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health, Museum, Heritage Studies & Visual Arts, Physical Sciences, Reference & Information Science, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sports, Leisure, Travel & Tourism and Urban Studies.

WILEY ONLINE LIBRARY STM

Subject strengths:Contains full text of over 500 leading scientific, technical, medical, and professional journals. Subject strengths: Chemistry, earth & environmental science, education, engineering, humanities & social sciences, information science and computing, law, health sciences, pure sciences, psychology.

WORLD BANK ELIBRARY

Subject strengths:Package of electronic databases that includes: World Bank e-Library, World Development Indicators (WDI) Online and Global Development Finance (GDF) Online.

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO)

Free online reference materials on health related topics. Coverage may be on occupation-related disease or safety issue, the burden of the disease, analysis of interventions (cost-effectiveness, etc.), WHO policies, and actual activities carried out by WHO and its partners.

WORLDWIDESCIENCE.ORG

Global science gateway, providing one-stop searching of over 90 national and international scientific databases and portals from more than 70 countries. Search and translate over 400 million pages of science and technology information.

CANADIAN SCIENCE PUBLISHING

Subject Strengths: Civil Engineering, Microbiology, Chemistry, Physics and Zoology

ROYAL SOCIETY FOR CHEMISTRY

Subject strengths: Chemistry

SAGE ONLINE JOURNALS

Business, humanities, social sciences

UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL PRESS

Subject Strengths: Social sciences