List of Available Services

This page lists all Service Providers accessible through the UK federation in reverse order of joining.

CPD Launchpad

Initially posted on Wednesday, 19 April 2017

CPD Launchpad is a resource designed to support nursing and midwifery revalidation with CPD modules and an online portfolio tool read more...

Optician

Initially posted on Thursday, 30 March 2017

Optician is the leading independent UK journal for eye care professionals, publishing news, views and analysis on all aspects of the optical profession and business. read more...

Nursery World

Initially posted on Thursday, 30 March 2017

Nursery World is the leading title for the childcare and early years education sector. read more...

Children & Young People Now

Initially posted on Thursday, 30 March 2017

Children & Young People Now is the only dedicated resource for professionals working with children, young people and families. read more...

SheerID Student Verification

Initially posted on Friday, 17 February 2017

SheerID empowers students to take advantage of special offers with retail brands by instantly verifying their student eligibility. read more...

S&P Capital IQ

Initially posted on Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Revolutionize your business program with access to the same comprehensive information on companies, markets and people worldwide that analysts and investors use on Wall Street. Conduct research in a lab or on your own personal computer to define curriculum, complete assignments or explore prospective employers. read more...

British Online Archives

Initially posted on Friday, 3 February 2017

Unique primary source collections for teaching and research within the Humanities and Social Sciences read more...

Unity

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 December 2016

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EDITED retail analytics for Stylescape Ltd.

Initially posted on Wednesday, 6 January 2016

Big Data for Fashion Brands and Retailers read more...

Elgar Online

Initially posted on Thursday, 8 October 2015

Elgar Online is the digital content platform for Edward Elgar Publishing ebooks, reference and journals. read more...

The Literary Encyclopedia from The Literary Dictionary Company

Initially posted on Monday, 1 June 2015

The Literary Encyclopedia is a not-for-profit learning and research project collectively owned by its authors and editors. read more...

Project Euclid from Cornell University

Initially posted on Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Project Euclid is an academically owned and operated, not-for-profit online aggregation and hosting service for published research literature in theoretical and applied mathematics and statistics. read more...

MAG Online Library from MA Healthcare Ltd

Initially posted on Wednesday, 29 October 2014

MAG Online Library is an online archive of articles from healthcare and education magazines published by MA Healthcare and MA Education. read more...

Scopus now available through the UK federation

Initially posted on Friday, 1 November 2013

Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature, features smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research. read more...

Reaxys now available through the Federation

Initially posted on Friday, 1 November 2013

Reaxys is far more than a chemical database. Features created in consultation with expert chemists and pharmaceutical researchers give you deeper insight into the data enabling more rapid and confident decisions, and cost-effective research. Designed to help you find essential, relevant and actionable chemical data, Reaxys provides the answers to support critical decisions in all chemistry-related research fields, including drug discovery. read more...

Engineering Village now available through the Federation

Initially posted on Friday, 1 November 2013

Engineering Village is an information discovery platform for the engineering community. In a single interface, researchers get access to today’s most important engineering content. read more...

Embase now available through the Federation

Initially posted on Friday, 1 November 2013

Embase from Elsevier Life Science Solutions is the most comprehensive international biomedical database for biomedical researchers. It enables you to track and retrieve precise information on drugs and diseases from pre-clinical studies to searches on critical toxicological information. read more...

Clinical Key now available through the Federation

Initially posted on Friday, 1 November 2013

ClinicalKey is a dynamic clinical resource designed to provide physicians with fast, clinically-relevant answers from Elsevier’s enormous library of proprietary medical and surgical content. ClinicalKey was built specifically to meet the search needs of physicians that a clinical resource be comprehensive, trusted, and fast. read more...

The Janet Community Website

Initially posted on Monday, 9 September 2013

The Community Website is a community driven, social business, support, and information platform developed by Janet. read more...

Alexander Street Press

Initially posted on Monday, 2 September 2013

Alexander Street Press publishes more than 80 collections totaling many millions of pages, audio tracks, videos, images, and playlists. read more...

Henry Stewart Talks

Initially posted on Tuesday, 27 August 2013

Online Seminars by Leading World Experts read more...

Service from BUVFC: This Week

Initially posted on Thursday, 8 August 2013

This Week is a database of information relating to the ITV current affairs series This Week. read more...

The Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals, 1824-1900

Initially posted on Monday, 29 July 2013

The Wellesley Index identifies the authors of articles within 45 major Victorian periodicals, and provides a bibliography for each contributor. read more...

Individual Literature Collections

Initially posted on Monday, 29 July 2013

Authoritative full-text databases offering uniquely comprehensive coverage of poetry, drama and prose in English. read more...

C19: The Nineteenth Century Index

Initially posted on Monday, 29 July 2013

The most comprehensive and dynamic source for discovering nineteenth-century books, periodicals, official documents, newspapers and archives. read more...

Upay from Uniware Systems

Initially posted on Wednesday, 19 June 2013

Upay online payment processing and cashless account management read more...

IRUS-UK (Institutional Repository Usage Statistics)

Initially posted on Wednesday, 6 March 2013

IRUS (Institutional Repository Usage Statistics) enables UK Institutional Repositories (IRs) to share and expose statistics based on the COUNTER standard. read more...

New service: Sketch Engine

Initially posted on Monday, 10 December 2012

The Sketch Engine is designed for anyone wanting to research how words behave. It is a leading Corpus Query System with over 220 corpora in more then 60 languages. read more...

Listening Books service from The Gallery Partnership

Initially posted on Tuesday, 9 October 2012

Listening Books is a UK charity providing a fantastic selection of high-quality audiobooks to some 23,000 people across the UK who find it difficult or impossible to read due to an illness, disability or learning difficulty. The charity helps a wide range of schools, organisations and individuals by making literature accessible to print-impaired people through audiobooks. read more...

Equinox Publishing

Initially posted on Tuesday, 10 April 2012

Publishing academic journals, textbooks, anthologies, monographs and reference books in the areas of archaeology, linguistics, cultural history, religious studies, theology, biblical studies, cookery and popular music. read more...

Journal Archives at Mimas

Initially posted on Wednesday, 4 April 2012

Journal Archives is a full text journal platform enabling users to cross search, browse and download millions of articles via a single easy-to-use interface. read more...

Mimas launches JISC Historic Books

Initially posted on Wednesday, 4 April 2012

JISC Historic Books contains the page images, and full text where available, of thousands of 15th to 19th century books enabling users to cross search and download individual pages as well as whole books via a single easy-to-use interface. read more...

EBL - Ebook Library

Initially posted on Thursday, 15 March 2012

EBL is well established as an academic library supplier, and provides scholarly and professional ebooks to a growing list of universities and business worldwide. read more...

Mintel Oxygen Academic

Initially posted on Wednesday, 8 February 2012

Mintel Oxygen Academic is an online provider of consumer and market research information through syndicated reports, related insight content and data covering a broad range of categories. read more...

Family Law from Jordan Publishing

Initially posted on Tuesday, 17 January 2012

The fastest way to access the latest law reports, case law, commentary, precedents, news and legal and administrative changes. read more...

GeM eMarketplace and contracts repository

Initially posted on Friday, 25 November 2011

GeM is the new eMarketplace and contracts repository for both the Higher Education and Further Education sectors. Use of the system is restricted to authorised staff only. GeM is owned and operated by the sector, for the sector, and will only contain sector negotiated and approved contracts. GeM is free at point of use.

New service: Jisc MediaHub

Initially posted on Wednesday, 7 September 2011

Jisc MediaHub is a multimedia platform offering a wealth of digital image, video and audio collections accessible from a single interface. read more...

UNiDAYS from MyUNiDAYS Ltd

Initially posted on Tuesday, 28 June 2011

UNiDAYS is an exciting resource for FE and HE students delivering money saving advice, student-only promotions and networking opportunities. read more...

New Service: Talis Aspire

Initially posted on Tuesday, 3 May 2011

Talis Aspire is a next-generation resource list management system for higher education institutions. read more...

Online Journals from Edinburgh University Press

Initially posted on Friday, 1 April 2011

Edinburgh University Press is the premier scholarly publisher in Scotland of academic books and journals and one of the leading university presses in the UK. read more...

RefWorks - a new service from ProQuest LLC

Initially posted on Tuesday, 8 February 2011

RefWorks is a powerful online research management, writing and collaboration tool designed to help researchers at all levels easily gather, organize, store and share all types of information and to instantly generate citations and bibliographies. read more...

New Service: JISC Collections

Initially posted on Thursday, 3 February 2011

JISC Collections is a membership organisation, established by the UK Higher and Further Education funding councils, to support the procurement of digital content for education and research in the UK. read more...

Taylor & Francis Online from Taylor & Francis Group

Initially posted on Monday, 10 January 2011

Taylor & Francis Online is the content platform for Taylor & Francis and Routledge journals, encyclopedia and abstracting & indexing databases. read more...

Xtreme Information

Initially posted on Wednesday, 15 December 2010

Xtreme Information is a supplier of advertising intelligence worldwide. read more...

Janet Certificate Service

Initially posted on Monday, 13 December 2010

The JANET Certificate Service offers a range of features. Through a simple online interface it enables the automated processing of certificate requests, for all .ac.uk and gov.uk domains, along with the ability to monitor and manage new certificates that are issued. read more...

The World Bank eLibrary

Initially posted on Tuesday, 7 December 2010

The World Bank eLibrary is the World Bank's subscription-based full-text collection of nearly 6,000 books, reports, journals, and working papers. read more...

JISC Journal Usage Statistics Portal (JUSP)

Initially posted on Wednesday, 10 November 2010

The JISC Journal Usage Statistics Portal aims to provide a "one-stop shop" where libraries go to view and download their own usage reports from publishers. read more...

British History Online

Initially posted on Monday, 20 September 2010

British History Online Premium Content contains 184 volumes of the Calendar of State Papers, Domestic and the Calendars of State Papers for Scotland and Ireland, the Parliament Rolls of Medieval England, and the National Archives Calendar of Close Rolls. read more...

CiNii from NII

Initially posted on Wednesday, 1 September 2010

CiNii is a service that provides information on scholastic articles, with an emphasis on Japanese papers. read more...

GoodPractice

Initially posted on Tuesday, 31 August 2010

The GoodPractice service provides access to a huge range of practical online resources to support leaders and managers. read more...

New service from John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Initially posted on Wednesday, 11 August 2010

Wiley Online Library hosts one of the world’s most extensive multidisciplinary collections of online resources covering life, health, physical and social sciences, and humanities. read more...

New Service from BRILL: Primary Sources Online

Initially posted on Tuesday, 3 August 2010

Online access to collections of primary sources in the fields of Slavic studies, history, religion, art history, Latin American Studies and human rights. read more...

New Service from BRILL: Nijhoff Online

Initially posted on Tuesday, 3 August 2010

Platform for online resources in international law and human rights, including the Nijhoff e-book collections and the Hague Academy Collected Courses Online read more...

New Service from BRILL: Lugt Répertoire Online

Initially posted on Tuesday, 3 August 2010

Online edition of one of the most widely consulted art historical reference works, listing more than 100,000 art sales catalogues of the period 1600 to 1925. read more...

New Service from BRILL: Linguistic Bibliography Online

Initially posted on Tuesday, 3 August 2010

Over 250.000 bibliographical references to scholarly publications in linguistics; the most comprehensive bibliography in the field. read more...

New Service from BRILL: The Early Modern Pamphlets Online

Initially posted on Tuesday, 3 August 2010

Online digital facsimiles of Dutch and German pamphlets. read more...

New Service from BRILL: Brill E-Books Online

Initially posted on Tuesday, 3 August 2010

Collections of Brill's e-books in the humanities and social sciences read more...

New Service from BRILL: Brill Online

Initially posted on Tuesday, 3 August 2010

Access to online reference works from Brill, including encyclopedias, dictionaries and bibliographic databases. read more...

New Service from BRILL: Art Sales Catalogues Online

Initially posted on Tuesday, 3 August 2010

Online access to both Lugt's Répertoire and historical art sales catalogues for the period 1600 to 1900. read more...

New Service from Independence Educational Publishers

Initially posted on Wednesday, 14 July 2010

Issues Online are resources which improve awareness of today’s social issues. Articles from a wide range of sources, with key facts and statistics, looking at Crime and Justice, Drugs and Alcohol, Economics and Welfare, Environmental and Global Issues are just some of the topics covered. read more...

JISC Collections present: the Burney Collection

Initially posted on Wednesday, 24 March 2010

The Burney Collection has been purchased by JISC Collections and is available free of charge in perpetuity to UK Higher and Further Education institutions and Research Councils. The newspapers and news pamphlets, gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest single collection of 17th and 18th century English news media available from the British Library. read more...

New service from the University of Michigan

Initially posted on Wednesday, 10 March 2010

The ACLS Humanities E-Book is an online collection of titles in the humanities recommended and reviewed by scholars and available through library subscription and learned society membership. read more...

New from ProQuest: the Paley Center Seminars

Initially posted on Thursday, 18 February 2010

A unique video collection of interviews and panel discussions recorded at The Paley Center for Media (formerly the Museum of Television & Radio). read more...

New from ProQuest: Early European Books - printed sources to 1700

Initially posted on Thursday, 18 February 2010

Early European Books - printed sources to 1700 traces the history of printing in Europe from its origins through to the close of the seventeenth century, offering full-colour, high-resolution facsimile images of rare and hard-to-access printed sources. read more...

JISC Collections announce: NewsBank

Initially posted on Friday, 5 February 2010

NewsBank helps meet the diverse research and learning needs of librarians, faculty and students worldwide by enabling them to pinpoint information, explore diverse viewpoints on today's issues and events and compare both current and archived local, regional, national and international news coverage. read more...

JISC Collections announce: Info for Education from IHS

Initially posted on Friday, 5 February 2010

Info4Education is IHS Technical Indexes education platform providing access to standards, regulatory, product and supplier information on construction, health & safety, engineering from organisations across the world including British Standards. read more...

JISC Collections announce: Creative Club from Ebiquity

Initially posted on Friday, 5 February 2010

Creative Club is the UK's largest advertising archive. read more...

JISC Collections announce: anatomy.tv

Initially posted on Friday, 5 February 2010

anatomy.tv hosts the most detailed and accurate interactive 3D anatomy models of the human body available online. read more...

New service from Swets: SwetsWise Online Content

Initially posted on Friday, 29 January 2010

SwetsWise Online Content, the e-journal aggregator provided by Swets. read more...

New service from Palgrave Macmillan - the Statesman's Yearbook Online

Initially posted on Friday, 29 January 2010

Dynamic, regularly updated and reliable, The Statesman's Yearbook Online is world-renowned and provides economic, political, social and cultural information on every country in the world. read more...

New service from Palgrave Macmillan - skills4studycampus

Initially posted on Friday, 29 January 2010

skills4studycampus is an interactive e-learning resource based on the work of Stella Cottrell. read more...

New service from Palgrave Macmillan - the New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online

Initially posted on Friday, 29 January 2010

The leading academic resource for generations of economists. read more...

New service from the BFI

Initially posted on Thursday, 21 January 2010

Over 2,000 non-fiction film and television titles from the 20th century to the early 21st. read more...

Westlaw UK

Initially posted on Wednesday, 14 October 2009

Case law, legislation, expert analysis, journals, business information and news read more...

PathCAL

Initially posted on Tuesday, 6 October 2009

PathCAL is a set of web-based tutorials designed to help students understand the basic pathological principles of disease by exploiting techniques in learning psychology. read more...

j2e – an online document creation tool for schools

Initially posted on Wednesday, 30 September 2009

j2e is an online document creation tool that allows online, media rich word processing, forms, drawings all in a safe educational environment. read more...

MyIntute: new service from MIMAS

Initially posted on Monday, 28 September 2009

Intute is a JISC funded service that helps students find the best web resources for their studies and research. MyIntute is the personal workspace on Intute where users can store and manage their individual selection of content from the Intute catalogue. read more...

Royal Society Journals

Initially posted on Friday, 11 September 2009

The Royal Society publishes seven journals covering the broad spectrum of the life sciences, physical sciences and cross disciplinary sciences. read more...

MyiLibrary

Initially posted on Thursday, 10 September 2009

Ingram Digital offers a single source for content hosting, archiving, discovery, access and purchasing. read more...

eChalk: Powerful interactive resources designed for whole-class teaching

Initially posted on Wednesday, 26 August 2009

eChalk is an innovative collection of hands-on activities, games, animations, simulations and quizzes created with a strong focus on learning through fun. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Travel Writing, Spectacle and World History

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

From the meticulous accounts of outings and sightseeing of the chaperoned young lady, to the impassioned descriptions of far continents by the determined explorer, these personal accounts are written by women of all ages, travelling for many different reasons, from all walks of life. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Foreign Office Files for China, 1949-1976

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

These files allow scholars and researchers the opportunity to examine developments in China and to assess US, Soviet, British, European and Commonwealth relations with China (including Hong Kong and Taiwan), from 1949 onwards. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Confidential Print: North America, 1824-1961

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

This collection covers a broad sweep of history from 1824-1961, taking in the USA, Canada and the Caribbean. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Women in the National Archives (UK)

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

This is a unique resource that will be of great value to anyone who sends graduate students to the National Archives at Kew to research topics concerning women’s studies. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Virginia Company Archives

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

This is an essential source for the study of the Atlantic World and Early Colonial Period. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Victorian Popular Culture: A Portal

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

Victorian Popular Culture describes popular entertainment in America, Britain and Europe in the period from 1779 to 1930 and shows how interconnected these worlds were. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice, 1490-2007

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

This extraordinary resource on trans-Atlantic slavery and abolition brings together original manuscript and rare printed material from dozens of libraries and archives across the Atlantic world. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Perdita Manuscripts: Women Writers, 1500-1700

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

This resource is produced in association with the Perdita Project based at the University of Warwick and Nottingham Trent University. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: The Nixon Years, 1969-1974

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

These files allow scholars and researchers the opportunity to assess, from a British, European and Commonwealth perspective, Nixon’s handling of numerous Cold War crises, his administration’s notable achievements, as well as his increasingly controversial activities and unorthodox use of executive powers culminating in Watergate and resignation. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Medieval Travel Writing

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

This project provides an extensive collection of manuscript materials for the study of mediaeval travel writing in fact and in fantasy. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Mass Observation Online

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

Mass Observation Online offers revolutionary access to one of the most important archives for the study of Social History in the modern era covering: the end of the 'Hungry Thirties'; the onset of war, the Blitz and war on the home front; and the post-war world - the rise in consumerism, films and television. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Macmillan Cabinet Papers, 1957-1963

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

Macmillan Online provides historians and political scientists with direct access to documents from the highest level of Government during the Macmillan Administration. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Literary Manuscripts (Brotherton Library, University of Leeds)

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

This path-breaking project offers literary scholars the opportunity to examine complete facsimile images of 190 manuscripts of 17th and 18th century verse held in the celebrated Brotherton Collection at the University of Leeds. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Literary Manuscripts (Berg Collection)

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

The Berg Collection is recognised as one of the finest literary research collections in the world, and the Victorian holdings are the undisputed jewel in its crown. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: India, Raj and Empire

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

This complex and fascinating history is brought to life through the large and diverse South Asian holdings of the National Library of Scotland. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: The Grand Tour

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

These accounts of the English abroad, c1550-1850, highlight the influence of continental travel on British art, architecture, urban planning, literature, philosophy and daily life in the eighteenth century, highlighting such everyday issues as transportation, money, communications, food and drink, health and sex. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Everyday Life & Women in America, c1800-1920

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

Everyday Life is a dynamic resource that provides a strong basis for teaching and research in areas such as American home life, 1800-1920, the history of women, and the history of childhood. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Empire Online

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

Empire Online features a wide variety of material including: Exploration journals and logs; Letter books and correspondence; Periodicals; Diaries; Official Government Papers; Missionary papers; Travel writing; Slave papers; Memoirs; Fiction; Children's Adventure Stories; Traditional; folk tales; Exhibition Catalogues and guides; Maps; Marketing Posters; Photographs; and Illustrations, with many in colour. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Eighteenth Century Journals Portal

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

Rare printed journals, periodicals and newspapers of the long eighteenth century not covered in EEBO, ECCO or Early English Newspapers. All items are full text searchable. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: Defining Gender, 1450-1910

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

A wide range of original sources including ephemera, pamphlets, commonplace books, diaries, periodicals, letters, ledgers, manuscript journals, poetry, receipt books and conduct and advice literature concerning the study and analysis of gender, leisure and consumer culture. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: China: Trade, Politics and Culture, 1793-1980

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

Unique manuscript material relating to the activities and observations of British and American diplomats, missionaries, business people and tourists in China from 1793 to 1980, together with rare periodicals, colour paintings, maps, photographs and drawings. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: The American West

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

Original manuscripts, ephemeral material (trade cards, wanted posters, photos, claim certificates, news-sheets etc), maps, and rare printed works relating to the Westward expansion of the United States of America. read more...

Adam Matthew Digital Ltd announces new service: America, Asia and the Pacific

Initially posted on Monday, 27 July 2009

Unique manuscript material relating to Edward S Morse (1838-1925), much of which documents life in Japan before its Westernization. read more...

New service from FENC

Initially posted on Friday, 17 July 2009

FENC is a charitable organisation supplying online materials and applications designed to help colleges, schools, universities and training organisations provide excellent results in a virtual learning environment and the wider blended learning space. FENC is an online community of educational professionals giving you the flexibility to take online teaching materials, build on them and tailor them to your own specific requirements. read more...

ebrary ebooks

Initially posted on Tuesday, 14 July 2009

ebrary provides subscribed and purchased books to institutions, worldwide. read more...

New service: Film Indexes Online from ProQuest

Initially posted on Wednesday, 13 May 2009

Film Indexes Online brings Film Index International, FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals and AFI Catalog together in one site. read more...

New service: Film Index International from ProQuest

Initially posted on Wednesday, 13 May 2009

Film Index International is a major information resource for entertainment films and personalities produced in collaboration with the British Film Institute. read more...

New service: FIAF Index to Film Periodicals from ProQuest

Initially posted on Wednesday, 13 May 2009

FIAF Index to Film Periodicals is a bibliographical index offering in-depth coverage of the world's foremost academic and popular film journals from 1972 to the present day. read more...

New service: AFI Catalog from ProQuest

Initially posted on Wednesday, 13 May 2009

The AFI Catalog, the premier, authoritative resource of American film information for the years 1893-1972, is produced by the American Film Institute (AFI). read more...

Magic Studio from Lexara Ltd

Initially posted on Thursday, 30 April 2009

Magic Studio offers schools great interactive resources, education content and simple easy-to-use tools to customise resources. read more...

De Gruyter Online from Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

Initially posted on Wednesday, 29 April 2009

De Gruyter is an independent publishing house with a history stretching back 250 years. Including its imprints, it forms one of the largest European publishers in the humanities. read more...

Another new service from Future Medicine

Initially posted on Thursday, 26 March 2009

The Future Medicine journal collection provides healthcare practitioners and research professionals with a unique source of objective, cutting-edge information on exciting trends emerging in the light of advances in molecular medicine and clinical practice. read more...

New service from Future Medicine

Initially posted on Thursday, 26 March 2009

The Expert Review journals provide healthcare practitioners and research professionals worldwide with a unique source of objective cutting-edge information on the most exciting emerging trends in healthcare, best clinical practice and key advances in the major therapeutic areas. read more...

New service from Euromonitor International

Initially posted on Tuesday, 24 March 2009

Euromonitor International's online information databases integrate international comparable statistics with forward-looking strategic analysis from a global, regional, country and company perspective. read more...

Cambridge University Press Online Journals

Initially posted on Tuesday, 3 February 2009

In line with the commitment of Cambridge University Press to advance learning, knowledge and research worldwide, the Press currently publishes over 230 peer-reviewed academic journals for the global market. Cambridge Journals Online provides the core of our electronic publishing platform. read more...

W.B. Yeats Collection from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

The major works of W.B. Yeats in all genres, including poetry, plays, criticism and fiction, published between 1885 and 1995. read more...

Webster's Dictionary from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Webster’s Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged is America’s premier lexicographical work. First published in 1961, this online edition incorporates subsequent updates to take account of current usage. read more...

Twentieth-Century American Poetry, Second Edition from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

This essential collection brings together the most important and influential poems representing the full range of movements and traditions in American poetry from 1900 to the present day. read more...

Twentieth-Century American Poetry from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

This unparalleled collection includes 50,000 poems drawn from 750 volumes by over 300 poets, including Adrienne Rich, Andrei Codrescu, Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, Denise Levertov, Wallace Stevens, Langston Hughes, Lucille Clifton, and Cathy Song. read more...

Twentieth-Century African American Poetry from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

A database of modern and contemporary African American poetry, featuring almost 9,000 poems by 62 of the most important African American poets of the last century, including Langston Hughes, Jean Toomer, Imamu Amiri Baraka, Audre Lorde and Rita Dove. read more...

Oxford Scholarship Online from Oxford University Press

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Oxford Scholarship Online is a unique and invaluable tool for both research and teaching. The complete text of 2,500 carefully-selected Oxford books are available online for the first time. Subject collections are available for a one-time purchase fee or by annual subscription. read more...

Oxford Reference Online from Oxford University Press

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Oxford Reference Online: Premium Collection combines rich and scholarly resources offered by acclaimed titles in the Oxford Companions series with authoritative quick-reference coverage of the full subject spectrum. It also offers excellent functionality, and a wide range of additional material such as maps, illustrations, and timelines. read more...

Oxford Music Online from Oxford University Press

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Oxford Music Online is a new gateway that offers users the ability, for the first time ever, to access and cross-search the vast resources of Oxford's music reference in one location. It offers the most extensive and easily searchable online music resource available, a virtual music library of unparalleled scope and depth. read more...

Oxford Language Dictionaries Online from Oxford University Press

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Oxford Language Dictionaries Online features essential language resources for the modern language scholar- fully searchable, completely comprehensive bilingual dictionaries, and unique study materials that provide extra help with learning and using an expanding range of languages. read more...

Oxford Islamic Studies Online from Oxford University Press

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Oxford Islamic Studies Online brings together the best current scholarship in the field and promotes accurate and informed understanding of the Islamic world. Encompassing over 3,000 A-Z reference entries, chapters from scholarly and introductory works, Qur'anic materials, primary sources, images, and timelines, Oxford Islamic Studies Online offers a multi-layered reference experience for scholars. read more...

Oxford English Dictionary Online from Oxford University Press

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

OED.com is the electronic version of the Oxford English Dictionary - the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. read more...

Oxford Art Online from Oxford University Press

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Oxford Art Online is an innovative new gateway that offers users the ability to access and search the vast content of Grove Art Online and Oxford art reference in one location. More than 23,000 subject entries, 21,000 biographies, 500,000 bibliographic citations, 40,000 image links and 5,000 images are contained within the Grove Art Online gateway. read more...

Nineteenth-Century Fiction from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

A collection of 250 British and Irish novels from the period 1782 to 1903, stretching from the golden age of Gothic fiction to the Decadent and New Woman novels of the 1890s. Major novelists of the period such as Austen, Scott, Mary Shelley, Dickens, Eliot, Hardy and the Brontës feature alongside popular romances, sensation fiction, colonial adventure novels and children's literature. read more...

MLA International Bibliography from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

The MLA International Bibliography is a classified listing and subject index of scholarly books and articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics which has been compiled by the Modern Language Association of America since 1921. read more...

Literary Theory from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Literary Theory traces the history of literary theory and criticism from Plato to Judith Butler. It contains over 1,000 works by more than 350 writers, including: formal treatises on criticism, essays and manifestos, literary prefaces, theories of imagination, taste and aesthetics, and major examples of contemporary theory. read more...

Literature Online - LION - from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Literature Online is the leading online resource for the study and teaching of literature in English. It is a fully integrated service that combines the texts of over 357,250 works of literature with huge resources of criticism and reference. read more...

The King James Bible from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

The King James or Authorized Version of the Bible was printed in 1611 and became the standard edition of the Bible for nearly three centuries. read more...

International Index to Performing Arts from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

The International Index to Performing Arts (IIPA) is a comprehensive guide to the journal literature on performing arts--drama, theater, dance, film, television, and more--searchable together for the first time in one electronic database. read more...

International Index to Music Periodicals from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

This database is the leading specialized index to periodicals for the general, undergraduate, and advanced study of music. read more...

History Study Centre from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

History Study Centre is an online resource providing a vast collection of digitised primary and secondary sources for the study of history. read more...

English Poetry, 2nd Edition from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

English Poetry, Second Edition redefines the English poetic canon for the 21st century, building on the achievement of the original English Poetry collection with enhanced functionality and the addition of more than 20,000 poems. read more...

English Poetry from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

English Poetry contains essentially the complete English poetic canon from the 8th century to the early 20th. Over 160,000 poems by more than 1,250 poets are drawn from nearly 4,500 printed sources. read more...

Early English Prose Fiction from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Early English Prose Fiction is a balanced and representative collection of fictional prose works from the 16th and 17th centuries, and many of these important texts are difficult to obtain elsewhere. read more...

English Drama from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

English Drama contains more than 3,900 plays in verse and prose from the late thirteenth century - the likely date of the Shrewsbury Fragments - to the early twentieth. read more...

Eighteenth-Century Fiction from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

A collection of 96 complete works of English prose from the period 1700–1780 by writers from the British Isles. Key figures covered include Daniel Defoe, Henry Fielding, Eliza Haywood, Samuel Richardson, Tobias Smollett, Laurence Sterne and Jonathan Swift. read more...

Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

This database includes the complete text of 11 major editions of Shakespeare's works, from the First Folio to the Cambridge edition of 1863-66. read more...

Early American Fiction, 1789 - 1875 from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

This unsurpassed collection was developed in partnership with the University of Virginia Library. It has been compiled specifically to support a wide range of research and pedagogical needs. read more...

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography Online from Oxford University Press

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

The Oxford DNB aims to provide full, accurate, concise and readable articles, based on current scholarship, on noteworthy people from all walks of life who have left their mark on British history. No living person is included in the dictionary. read more...

Canadian Poetry from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Canadian Poetry charts the formation of Canadian poetry over a period of some 400 years, opening with the writings of colonists and reluctant exiles and ending in the early 20th century. It offers the full text of over 19,000 poetic works by 177 writers drawn from over 680 printed sources, as well as author biographies. read more...

The Bible in English from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

This database contains 20 different versions of the English Bible, including 12 full Bibles, five New Testament texts, two versions of the Gospels only, and William Tyndale's translations of the Pentateuch, Jonah, and the New Testament. read more...

Bibliography of American Literature from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

A comprehensive bibliographic guide, the Bibliography of American Literature (BAL) provides nearly 40,000 records of the literary works of approximately 300 American writers. read more...

African Writers Series from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

This service offers access to key works from the highly acclaimed Heinemann's African Writers Series. read more...

Annual Register from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

The Annual Register is a complete and detailed chronicle of events from 1758 to the current day. read more...

American Poetry from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

With more than 40,000 works from over 200 poets from the Colonial Period to the early twentieth century, American Poetry is a matchless resource for educators, students, and researchers of American literature. read more...

Archive Finder from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

Archive Finder is a current directory which describes over 206,200 collections of primary source material housed in thousands of repositories across the United States, the United Kingdom and Ireland. read more...

American Drama, 1714-1915 from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

American Drama is the only electronic collection to bring together--in fully-searchable electronic format--such an extensive and inclusive compilation of American dramatic literature. read more...

Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature (ABELL) from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

The Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature contains 880,000 records, covering monographs, periodical articles, critical editions of literary works, book reviews and collections of essays published anywhere in the world from 1920 onwards. read more...

African American Poetry from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

African American Poetry contains nearly 3,000 poems by African American poets of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. read more...

Twentieth-Century English Poetry from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

A collection of more than 600 volumes of poetry by 283 poets from 1900 to the present day, including W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Thomas Hardy, Wilfred Owen, Thom Gunn, Fleur Adcock, Paul Muldoon, Tony Harrison, Benjamin Zephaniah and Carol Ann Duffy, and incorporating the poets in The Faber Poetry Library. read more...

Twentieth-Century Drama from ProQuest

Initially posted on Thursday, 22 January 2009

When complete, Twentieth-Century Drama will contain 2,600 plays from throughout the English-speaking world, covering the history of modern drama from the 1890s to the present. read more...

Justis from Justis Publishing Ltd

Initially posted on Tuesday, 20 January 2009

Justis is a full-text online legal library of case law and legislation from the UK, Ireland, the EU and the international courts. read more...

JustCite from Justis Publishing Ltd

Initially posted on Tuesday, 20 January 2009

JustCite is a provider-neutral citator and legal search engine. It links to content from a range of publishers, including BAILII, Casetrack, Informa Law, Justis, LexisNexis, WestLaw and more. read more...

New service from Alexander Street press

Initially posted on Friday, 16 January 2009

In association with the Theologischer Verlag Zürich (TVZ) and Princeton Theological Seminary, Alexander Street Press is pleased to announce The Digital Karl Barth Library. This online collection will support a new generation of research into the works of one of the twentieth century’s most influential theologians. read more...

New service from the Royal Society of Chemistry

Initially posted on Tuesday, 13 January 2009

Royal Society of Chemistry Journals (1841 - to date), eBooks (1968 – to date) and Database content delivery platform. read more...

New service from a-n The Artists Information Company

Initially posted on Tuesday, 13 January 2009

Online resource for contemporary visual artists and other arts professionals: news, reviews, debate, research, publications, practical guides, toolkits. read more...

Public Information Online from Dandy Booksellers

Initially posted on Monday, 12 January 2009

Public Information Online is a complete collection of parliamentary papers. All are available to download as fully searchable PDF files. read more...

New Service from Key Note

Initially posted on Friday, 5 December 2008

Key Note provides commercially relevant industry analysis reports to businesses, libraries and academia. read more...

Service from BUVFC: TVTiP

Initially posted on Wednesday, 19 November 2008

TVTiP is a database of the programme information contained in the television listings magazine TV Times between 1955 and 1985. read more...

Services from BUVFC: TRILT (Television & Radio Index for Learning and Teaching)

Initially posted on Wednesday, 19 November 2008

Television and Radio Index for Learning and Teaching (TRILT) is a database of UK television and radio programme information available to BUFVC members. read more...

Services from BUVFC: Radio

Initially posted on Wednesday, 19 November 2008

Radio at BUFVC will cover a variety of radio-related databases. Currently it holds the Independent Local Radio Sharing Archive, a database of programmes made by local radio stations which were made available to other stations for rebroadcast. read more...

Surpop from MIMAS

Initially posted on Friday, 14 November 2008

The Surpop interface allows access to a set of population estimates for 200m cells derived from the 1981 Census of Population in England, Wales and Scotland, and the 1991 Census in England, Wales, Scotland andNorthern Ireland. read more...

LCT from MIMAS

Initially posted on Friday, 14 November 2008

The 'Linking Censuses Through time' interface provides access to data from the 1971, 1981 and 1991 Censuses of Population for Great Britain. read more...

New Service from Alexander Street Press

Initially posted on Tuesday, 11 November 2008

SOCIAL THEORY offers an extensive selection of influential writings that explore the complexities and interpret the nature of social behaviour and organisation. read more...

Ebook collection from Dawson Books

Initially posted on Tuesday, 4 November 2008

Dawsonera is a web-based collection of ebooks designed for use in libraries. There are many thousands of ebooks in the catalogue, produced by academic publishers around the world. read more...

InfoTrac from Gale/Cengage

Initially posted on Wednesday, 29 October 2008

Serving the research needs of millions of students around the globe, InfoTrac provides easy access to a wealth of periodical, reference and primary source information. read more...

New service from Exact Editions

Initially posted on Thursday, 16 October 2008

Exact Editions is a customisable magazine and e-book service for libraries and their users. read more...

Training materials from Netskills

Initially posted on Thursday, 9 October 2008

A range of Netskills material is available for you to meet your training, teaching, support and self-learning needs. read more...

UKSG from MetaPress

Initially posted on Monday, 29 September 2008

The UK Serials Group (UKSG) exists to encourage the exchange of ideas on printed and electronic publishing and the process of scholarly communication. read more...

SpringerLink from MetaPress

Initially posted on Monday, 29 September 2008

SpringerLink is one of the world's leading interactive databases for high-quality STM journals, book series, books, reference works and the Online Archives Collection. read more...

New Service from MetaPress

Initially posted on Wednesday, 24 September 2008

MetaPress is one of the world's largest electronic content hosts with over 31,000 publications from over 180 publishers worldwide. read more...

ZEPHYR from Bureau van Dijk Electronic Publishing

Initially posted on Friday, 12 September 2008

Now with information on over 550,000 M&A deals with links to company data and regularly cited in the business press. read more...

ORBIS from Bureau van Dijk Electronic Publishing

Initially posted on Friday, 12 September 2008

Global database of approaching 50 million public and private companies. read more...

MINTUK from Bureau van Dijk Electronic Publishing

Initially posted on Friday, 12 September 2008

MINT UK combines company information, news and market research with a streamlined interface for quick and easy searching. read more...

BMJ journals now available

Initially posted on Tuesday, 9 September 2008

BMJ Journals Collection comprises of 22 leading medical titles on specialist clinical areas, public health and evidence-based medicine. read more...

Another new service from LexisNexis

Initially posted on Thursday, 4 September 2008

The complete, fully customisable, online news and business research service bringing together in a single source, all news, financial and business information licensed by LexisNexis for the academic market from around the globe. read more...

New service from LexisNexis

Initially posted on Thursday, 4 September 2008

The complete, fully customisable, online legal research service bringing together in a single source, all case law, legislation and commentary materials published and distributed by LexisNexis Butterworths. read more...

Adept Scientific Plc presents Adept4Education

Initially posted on Wednesday, 3 September 2008

We offer a broad range of software for students, lecturers and staff in education establishments including tools for reference management, engineering mathematics, mathematical problem solving, system simulation, statistics, and much more. read more...

Web of Science from Thomson Reuters

Initially posted on Thursday, 28 August 2008

Web of Science is today's premier research platform, helping you quickly find, analyze, and share information in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities. read more...

EndNote Web from Thomson Reuters

Initially posted on Thursday, 28 August 2008

EndNote Web is a web-based reference organizer and writing solution, fully integrated with ISI Web of Knowledge. read more...

HeinOnline now available

Initially posted on Wednesday, 27 August 2008

William S. Hein & Co., Inc. has been serving the library community for nearly 90 years as a legal publisher, periodical subscription agent and the world’s largest distributor of legal periodicals. read more...

PLANEX from IDOX Information Services

Initially posted on Wednesday, 27 August 2008

PLANEX provides online access to the most comprehensive collection of bibliographic abstracts on all aspects of best practice and governance in the UK public sector. read more...

JSTOR

Initially posted on Tuesday, 19 August 2008

JSTOR is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping the scholarly community discover, use, and build upon a wide range of intellectual content in a trusted digital archive. read more...

SARs from MIMAS

Initially posted on Wednesday, 13 August 2008

The Samples of Anonymised Records (SARs) are samples of individual records from the 1991 and 2001 Censuses. read more...

GeoConvert from MIMAS

Initially posted on Wednesday, 13 August 2008

GeoConvert is an online geography matching and conversion tool which aims to simplify and expand the use of the information contained in the UK postcode directories. read more...

ESDS International from MIMAS

Initially posted on Wednesday, 13 August 2008

ESDS International disseminates and supports both aggregate and survey international datasets. read more...

CIDER from MIMAS

Initially posted on Wednesday, 13 August 2008

CIDER provides access to the interaction data from the UK Census. read more...

Casweb from MIMAS

Initially posted on Wednesday, 13 August 2008

Casweb is a web interface to the UK Census aggregate outputs and digital boundary data. read more...

New service from SAGE Journals Online

Initially posted on Tuesday, 12 August 2008

SAGE Journals Online is the award-winning delivery platform that allows users to search over 500 journals in business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology and medicine, and their related backfiles to retrieve peer-reviewed articles crucial to their research. read more...

New Service: Capacity Builder

Initially posted on Tuesday, 12 August 2008

Capacity Builder is an online Community Development and Social Policy information resource targeted at academics, students and those who are responsible for community development. read more...

UK Data Archive

Initially posted on Monday, 11 August 2008

The UK Data Archive (UKDA) is curator of the largest collection of digital data in the social sciences and humanities in the United Kingdom. read more...

Childlink Information Service

Initially posted on Monday, 11 August 2008

Childlink is a fast growing innovative online database focusing on Legislation, Policies and Practices regarding children, young people and families who live in the UK and Ireland. read more...

New service from Keesing's

Initially posted on Thursday, 7 August 2008

Keesing's World News Archive is a fully searchable database containing over 100,000 reports and expanding at a rate of over 1,500 articles per year. read more...

New service from Credo Reference

Initially posted on Thursday, 7 August 2008

Credo Reference is a completely customizable general reference solution for learners and librarians. Its full-text, aggregated content covers every major subject from the world's best publishers of reference. read more...

OSIRIS from Bureau van Dijk Electronic Publishing

Initially posted on Monday, 4 August 2008

OSIRIS has 55,000 listed companies worldwide, now containing regulatory filings from Perfect Information (PI). read more...

FAME from Bureau van Dijk Electronic Publishing

Initially posted on Monday, 4 August 2008

FAME is the definitive academic UK company information product containing information on over 3.6 million UK and Irish companies, ideal for financial analysis and teaching. read more...

Bankscope from Bureau van Dijk Electronic Publishing

Initially posted on Monday, 4 August 2008

Bankscope is a global database containing information on public and private banks - ideal for courses with banking options. read more...

AMADEUS from Bureau van Dijk Electronic Publishing

Initially posted on Monday, 4 August 2008

AMADEUS is a pan European database of over 10 million public and private companies in over 40 countries. read more...

UK Data Service Census Support

Initially posted on Friday, 1 August 2008

UK Data Service Census Support provides digitised boundary datasets of the UK, available in many Geographic Information System (GIS) formats (MapInfo MIF/MID, ArcView Shape, Arc/Info Export and several others), for teachers and researchers in the UK Higher and Further Education community to download and use in their work. read more...

Archival Sound Recordings service from the British Library

Initially posted on Thursday, 31 July 2008

The Archival Sound Recordings service currently makes over 4,000 hours of digitised audio recordings available freely to the Higher Education and Further Education communities within the United Kingdom. read more...

New Service from the Royal Pharmaceutical Society

Initially posted on Tuesday, 29 July 2008

MedicinesComplete provides online access to some of the world's leading drug and healthcare references including Martindale: The complete drug reference, the British National Formulary, Stockley's Drug Interactions and the Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. read more...

DreamSpark from Microsoft

Initially posted on Monday, 21 July 2008

DreamSpark enables students to download professional-level Microsoft developer and design tools. read more...

Another New Service from IOP Publishing

Initially posted on Tuesday, 15 July 2008

IOPscience is a unique platform for IOP-hosted journal content. It provides site-wide electronic access to over 300,00 articles in physics and related sciences, and incorporates innovative technologies to enhance your user experience. read more...

New Service from the IOP Publishing

Initially posted on Tuesday, 15 July 2008

Our Electronic Journal Service comprises over 50 popular journals in physics and related sciences, including the renowned Journal of Physics series. You can find them at journals.iop.org, or under their own journal homepages. read more...

Go-Geo now available

Initially posted on Tuesday, 15 July 2008

Go-Geo is an online resource discovery tool which allows identification and retrieval of metadata records describing the content, quality, condition and other characteristics of geospatial data which exist within UK tertiary education and beyond. read more...

New Service from ProQuest

Initially posted on Wednesday, 9 July 2008

KnowUK is a unique online service developed to provide libraries with a complete collection of current, useful and UK-specific reference information from over 100 of the most widely used reference publications in the UK. read more...

Jorum from MIMAS

Initially posted on Tuesday, 8 July 2008

Jorum is a JISC-funded collaborative venture in UK Higher and Further Education to collect and share learning and teaching materials, allowing their reuse and repurposing, and standing as a national statement of the importance of creating interoperable, sustainable materials. read more...

New Service from ProQuest

Initially posted on Monday, 7 July 2008

Documents on British Policy Overseas provides users with access to a wide range of primary source documents from Britain's Foreign and Commonwealth Office, shedding light on throughout the twentieth century. read more...

New Shibboleth-Enabled EDINA Service

Initially posted on Friday, 4 July 2008

The EDINA agcensus service provides online access to data derived from the Agricultural Censuses for England, Scotland and Wales giving realistic estimates of what was produced, how much was produced and where it was produced. read more...

Rock's Backpages

Initially posted on Wednesday, 2 July 2008

Rock's Backpages is an online database of rock music writing, with material dating from the early 1960s to the present day. read more...

New service from ProQuest

Initially posted on Monday, 26 May 2008

From the first book published in English through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare, this incomparable collection now contains about 100,000 of over 125,000 titles listed in Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640) and Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700) and their revised editions, as well as the Thomason Tracts (1640-1661) collection and the Early English Books Tract Supplement. read more...

New Service from Scran

Initially posted on Wednesday, 16 April 2008

Authenticated access for subscribing institutions to Scran's online learning resource collection of over 360,000 images, movies and sound files from museums, galleries, archives and the media. read more...

New service from ProQuest

Initially posted on Wednesday, 2 April 2008

This collection provides access to thousands of items selected from the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera, offering unique insights into the changing nature of everyday life in Britain in the eighteenth, nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. read more...

New Service from the BBC

Initially posted on Tuesday, 1 April 2008

BBC Motion Gallery provides staff and students access to a vast selection of clips covering many subjects including History, Science, Geography, News and Current Affairs, Medicine and Sport. read more...

European Sources Online

Initially posted on Tuesday, 18 March 2008

European Sources Online (ESO) is an online database which provides access to information on the institutions and activities of the European Union, the countries, regions and other international organisations of Europe, and on the issues of importance to European citizens and stakeholders. read more...

Periodicals Index from ProQuest

Initially posted on Tuesday, 29 January 2008

Periodicals Index Online is an electronic index to millions of articles published in over 5,000 periodicals in the humanities and social sciences. read more...

ProQuest's Periodical Archive

Initially posted on Tuesday, 29 January 2008

Periodicals Archive Online is a major online periodical archive that makes the backfiles of periodicals in the arts, humanities and social sciences available electronically, providing access to the full text of a growing number of digitized periodicals that have been indexed in its sister database, Periodicals Index Online. read more...

New Service from ProQuest

Initially posted on Tuesday, 29 January 2008

House of Commons Parliamentary Papers (HCPP) is a historical database providing academic researchers with a detailed primary source on Britain and its colonies over the last three centuries. read more...

British Periodicals available from ProQuest

Initially posted on Tuesday, 29 January 2008

British Periodicals traces the development and growth of the periodical press in Britain from its origins in the seventeenth century through to the Victorian 'age of periodicals' and beyond. read more...

Digimap from EDINA

Initially posted on Friday, 4 January 2008

Digimap is a collection of EDINA services that deliver maps and map data of Great Britain to UK tertiary education. read more...

Booking service for Access Grid

Initially posted on Monday, 19 November 2007

The Access Grid Booking Service enables registered users to arrange meetings with Access Grid nodes. read more...

New service from Ovid

Initially posted on Wednesday, 29 August 2007

Provides access to databases and full text for the HealthCare and Academic communities. Accessible databases include AMED, British Nursing Index, Cinahl, Embase, IBSS, Inspec, Medline, PsycInfo & Journals@Ovid. read more...

New service from EBSCO Publishing

Initially posted on Wednesday, 29 August 2007

Approximately 250 full text and abstract & index databases from Archaeology to Zoology, serving the academic community with collections including: Academic Search Complete, Business Source Complete, Communications and Mass Media Complete, Computer and Applied Sciences Complete, International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance with Full Text, Film and Television Literature Index with Full text, RILM, RIPM. read more...

JISCmail service shibbolised

Initially posted on Wednesday, 4 July 2007

JISCmail provides an e-mail and web based mailing list service for learning, teaching and research communities. read more...

Janet's v-scene

Initially posted on Tuesday, 19 June 2007

Janet v-scene enables registered users to create videoconference booking requests and to view the details of videoconferencing facilities at any of the Janet registered organisations. read more...

Ovid's SilverPlatter service

Initially posted on Monday, 11 June 2007

Provides access to SilverPlatter's collection of databases for Engineering, Environment, Humanities, Languages and Cultures, Library, Maths, Medicine and Health, Physical Sciences and Social Studies. Accessible databases include AMED, BNI, Cinahl, Embase, IBSS & MIDIRS. read more...

New service from Atomwide

Initially posted on Monday, 22 January 2007

Atomwide’s Network Weather Stations monitor the weather at many different locations and record readings centrally every minute. read more...

ScienceDirect now available through the Federation

Initially posted on Wednesday, 5 April 2006

As the world’s leading provider of science and health information, Elsevier serves more than 30 million scientists, students and health and information professionals worldwide. read more...

Statistical Accounts of Scotland

Initially posted on Thursday, 23 February 2006

Provides access to digitised and full text versions of the two Statistical Accounts of Scotland, covering the 1790s and 1830s, based on information supplied by each parish church minister - history, geography, industry and society. read more...

MIMAS Hairdressing Training

Initially posted on Friday, 10 February 2006

Hairdressing-Training is an online training system for the hairdressing industry. read more...

New service from MIMAS

Initially posted on Friday, 16 September 2005

Provides an email-based alerting service in conjunction with the Zetoc Search service (see next item), to enable you to keep up-to-date with relevant new articles and papers. read more...

MIMAS' Zetoc Search available

Initially posted on Friday, 1 April 2005

Provides access to the British Library's Electronic Table of Contents of around 20,000 current journals and around 16,000 conference proceedings published per year. The database covers 1993 to date, and is updated on a daily basis. read more...

Shibboleth Wiki

Initially posted on Friday, 25 February 2005

The Shibboleth Wiki is a community-maintained repository for deployment, configuration, and production information. read more...