Category Archives: Database

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Title: The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force on the 25th May 2018,replacing the existing data protection framework under the EU Data Protection Directive. Author: Ireland, The office of the Data Protection Commissioner (DPC) Full Text & … Continue reading

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7 Apps for Cataloguing Your Home Library

Title: 7 Apps for Cataloguing Your Home Library  (great article) Author: Emily VanBuren, Inside Higher Ed Full Text & Source: https://www.insidehighered.com/blogs/gradhacker/7-apps-cataloguing-your-home-library The Internet, Online, 14/4/2016 Sample Text: Summer is just around the corner, and I’ve been drawing up a list … Continue reading

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The Columbia Granger’s World of Poetry Online

Title: The Columbia Granger’s World of Poetry Online Author: Columbia University Press, USA Full Text: http://cup.columbia.edu/reference/grangers The Internet, Online, 30/10/2015 Sample Text: Free Trial For a free trial to Granger’s please visit http://www.columbiagrangers.org or e-mail columbiaonline@columbia.edu The Columbia Granger’s World … Continue reading

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Cochrane Library – Health Articles

Title: Cochrane Library Author: Cochrane Organisation Full Text & Source: http://www.cochranelibrary.com/ The Internet, Online, 27/10/2015 Sample Text: Cochrane is a global independent network of health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates and others, responding to the challenge of making the vast amounts … Continue reading

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USGS – National Geologic Map Database

Title: USGS – National Geologic Map Database Authors: U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey Full Text & Source: http://ngmdb.usgs.gov/ngm-bin/ngm_compsearch.pl The Internet, Online, 27/10/2015 Sample Text: The National Geologic Map Database Project (NGMDB) is a collaborative effort primarily … Continue reading

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Gateways and portals

Title: Gateways and portals Author: University College London,UK Full Text & Source: http://www.ioe.ac.uk/services/570.html The Internet, Online, 20/10/2015 These specialist subject information gateways and portals are highly focussed on their subject areas and only list resources which have been carefully evaluated … Continue reading

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World Literature Project

Title: World Literature Project Author: University Of Cambridge, Yale Full Text & Source: http://www.oralliterature.org/research/databaseterms.html The Internet, Online, 27/9/2015 The World Oral Literature Project does not take responsibility for the accuracy of the materials that our researchers have compiled from the … Continue reading

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Health Information Databases

Title: Health Information Databases Author: Ireland, HSE Full Text & Source: http://www.hse.ie/eng/Links/Links_by_Topic/Health_Information_Databases/ The Internet, Online, 25/9/2015 Sample Text: Health Research Board http://www.hrb.ie/ The Health Research Board’s mission is to improve health through research and information. The HRB works closely with … Continue reading

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Free Educational Databases

Title: Free Educational Databases Author: Melbourne University Library, Australia Full Text & Source: http://unimelb.libguides.com/content.php?pid=156617&sid=1326775 The Internet, Online, 18/9/2015 Australian Thesaurus of Education Descriptors Structured listing of terms designed for indexing and searching Australian education literature. Australasian Education Directory Directory of … Continue reading

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Sixty-Four Free Chemistry Databases

Title: Sixty-Four Free Chemistry Databases Author: Full Text & Source: http://depth-first.com/articles/2011/10/12/sixty-four-free-chemistry-databases/ The Internet, Online, 18/9/2015 Sample Text: The open Web offers a rich collection of diverse chemical data sources – if you know where to look. PubChem “… organized as … Continue reading

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Free Databases

Title: Free Databases Author: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Full Text & Source: http://www.agri.huji.ac.il/library/freedat.html The Internet, Online, 14/8/2015 Sample Text: General information database (Facts) • CIA World Factbook •CountryReports.org •Ask Multidisciplinary •DART-Europe DART-Europe is a partnership of research libraries and … Continue reading

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Free scholarly resources

Title: Free scholarly resources Author: ISS Full Text & Source: http://www.iss.nl/library/information_resources/free_scholarly_resources/ The Internet, Online, 5/8/2015 For librarians Are you a librarian and would you like to offer your users access to scholarly information? For libraries in developing countries there are … Continue reading

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EBSCOhost

Title: EBSCOhost Author: EBSCO, UK Full Text & Source: https://www.ebscohost.com/ The Internet, Online, 25/7/2015 EBSCOhost databases and discovery technologies are the most-used, premium online information resources for tens of thousands of institutions worldwide, representing millions of end-users EBSCO continues to … Continue reading

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Online Databases for Research and Writing (Many With Free Full-Text Articles!)

Title: Online Databases for Research and Writing (Many With Free Full-Text Articles!) Author: Tara Kuther, Ph.D.  Full Text & Source: http://gradschool.about.com/od/thesiswriting/a/fulltext.htm The Internet, Online, 13/7/2015 Graduate study entails writing. Period. During graduate school you will write papers, exams, and a … Continue reading

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Great Site For English Lit Students – The Famous People: Poets

Title: Poets Author: Society For Recognition Of Famous People Full Text & Source: http://www.thefamouspeople.com/poets.php The Internet, Online, 1/7/2015 A – Z By Name See Also: Novelists Short Story Writers Science Fiction Writers Non – Fiction Writers Essayists Biographers

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Arachne Database For Classicists & Archaeological Researchers

Title: Arachne Authors:German Archaeological Institute (DAI) and the Archaeological Institute of the University of Cologne, Germany Editor: Reinhard Foertsch. Full Text & Source: http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/drupal/ The Internet, Online, 29/6/2015 Sample Text: Arachne is intended to provide archaeologists and Classicists with a … Continue reading

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BioOne Online Journals

Title: BioOne Online Journals Author: BioOne Full Text & Source:    http://www.bioone.org/action/showPublications?type=byAlphabet The Internet, Online, 29/6/2015 Sample Text: BioOne Complete is BioOne’s aggregation of more than 180 high quality, subscribed and open-access titles focused in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences.  For … Continue reading

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Free Databases – All Subjects

Title: Free Databases Author:  CSULB Library Full Text & Source: http://csulb.libguides.com/c.php?g=39192&p=249941 The Internet, Online, 28/6/2015 Sample Text: Literature c18 Bibliographies Online Contains annotated scholarly bibliographies on prominent literary figures from the “long eighteenth century (ca. 1660-1830).” New York Review of … Continue reading

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SciELO- The Scientific Electronic Library Online

Title: SciELO Author: SciELO.org Full Text & Source: http://www.scielo.org/php/index.php?lang=en The Scientific Electronic Library Online – SciELO is an electronic library covering a selected collection of Brazilian scientific journals. Search by journals Entry one or more words By subject – all … Continue reading

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Mendeley – free reference manager and academic social network

Title: Mendeley Author: Dr. Victor Henning Full Text & Source: https://www.mendeley.com/ The Internet, Online, 24/6/2015 Sample Text: Create your free account…. great for researchers, writers and lecturers Trusted by institutions worldwide Over 3 million students, ranging from undergraduates to professionals … Continue reading

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