Browse by subject - Science

1 - ACM Digital Library
Description: A comprehensive collection of full-text articles and bibliographic records covering the fields of computing and information technology. The full-text database includes the complete collection of ACM's publications, including journals, conference proceedings, magazines, newsletters, and multimedia titles. In addition to the full-text database, the ACM Digital Library is integrated with and includes unrestricted access to the Guide to Computing Literature bibliography.
Coverage: 1954-
Publisher: Association of Computing Machinery
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2 - ACS Journals
Alternative titles: also known as 'American Chemical Society Journals'
Description: A full-text platform providing access to over 40 peer-reviewed research journal titles in the chemical and related sciences published by the American Chemical Society.
Coverage: 1996-
Publisher: American Chemical Society
Full text: Yes
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3 - Brill Journals Collection
Description: A full-text journal database of 197 journal titles published by Brill covering Arts and Humanities, Health and Life Sciences, Science, Engineering and Technology and Social Sciences.
Publisher: Brill
Full text: Yes
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4 - Cambridge Books Online
Description: A full-text e-book collection. Library users have access to over 2100 titles, covering 2005-2006 and 2012-2013(print publication years), plus open access titles.
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Full text: Yes
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5 - Cambridge Journals Online
Description: A full-text journal database of over 300 journal titles from Cambridge University Press covering life sciences, mathematics, science, engineering medicine, social sciences, humanities and law.
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6 - ChemSpider
Description: A chemical structure database providing access to over 34 million structures, properties and associated information, integrating and linking compounds from around 500 data sources.
Full text: Yes
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Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/238
7 - Complete dictionary of scientific biography
This resource is part of: Gale Virtual Reference Library
Description: An online dictionary providing information on the history of science through articles on the professional lives of scientists. All periods of science from classical antiquity to modern times are represented.
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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8 - Credo Reference
Description: A full-text collection of over 600 high-quality reference books from the world's leading publishers, with over 4 million entries and 1 million images. Titles range from art, language, business, and history, to geography, music, literature, science and religion, and biography.
Publisher: CredoReference Inc
Full text: Yes
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9 - Dawson e-books
Description: A full-text e-book database providing access to a selection of titles
Full text: Yes
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10 - DOAJ : Directory of Open Access Journals
Alternative titles: also known as 'Directory of Open Access Journals'
Description: A full-text database providing access to over 7,000 open access journal titles.
Full text: Yes
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Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/153
11 - Ebook Central
Alternative titles: previously known as 'EBL Ebook Library'
also known as 'ProQuest Ebook Central'
Description: A full-text e-book database providing access to a small selection of e-book titles Please login for onsite and remote access
Full text: Yes
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12 - E-book Collection via EBSCOHost
Alternative titles: previously known as 'Netlibrary'
Description: A full-text e-book collection providing access to over 3,500 titles
Publisher: EBSCO
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13 - Electronic Enlightenment
Description: A wide-ranging online collection of correspondence of the early modern period, representing people across Europe, the Americas and Asia, and containing over 70,000 letters and documents from over 8,500 correspondents.
Coverage: 1609-1900
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Full text: Yes
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14 - Essential Science Indicators
This resource is part of: Web of Science
Description: A compilation of science performance statistics and trends extrapolated from counts of articles published in over 12,000 scholarly journals and the citations to those articles.
Coverage: 2005-
Publisher: Thomson Reuters
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15 - Europe PubMed Central (Europe PMC)
Alternative titles: also known as 'PubMed Central'
previously known as 'UK PubMed Central'
Description: Europe PubMed Central (Europe PMC) offers free access to biomedical literature resources including:
  • PubMed abstracts (about 28 million)
  • Europe PMC full text articles (about 2.6 million, of which over 570,000 are Open Access)
  • Patent abstracts (over 4 million European, US, and International)
  • National Health Service (NHS) clinical guidelines
  • Agricola records (500,000)
  • Supplemented with Chinese Biological Abstracts and the Citeseer database.
  • Coverage: 1850 onwards
    Full text: Yes
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    Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
    https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/155