Academic Source Premier provides full text for nearly 4,700 publications, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed journals. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles. This database is updated on a daily basis via EBSCOhost.
note: Academic Source Premier
An online resource for policy related issues in Africa. Over 3000 books, journals, and digital documents related to African policy issues.
The industry’s most used business research database, providing full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles. This database provides full text back to 1886, and searchable cited references back to 1998. Business Source Premier is superior to the competition in full text coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.
A multi-disciplinary list of open access journals that allow free use and downloading. Over 5000 journal titles searchable at article level.
Ebsco Host contains over 11,000 full text, peer-reviewed journals and over 15,000 abstracted and indexed titles. Access to 8 major databases: Academic Search Premier; Business Source Premier; ERIC; Masterfile Premier; Newspaper Source; Health Source : Nursing & Academic; Health Source : Consumer Edition; Medline.
- Good coverage of most branches of social sciences and humanities.
- Strong business coverage.
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- Dedicated newspaper database, kept separate from peer-reviewed content.
note: Ebsco Host
Emerald Publishing is a leading scholarly publisher of journals. It features 140 journals on aspects of management, marketing, library and information science, engineering, linguistics and heath care management.
SAGE is the world’s 5th largest journals publisher. Our portfolio includes more than 630 journals spanning the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology, and Medicine, and more than 280 are published on behalf of 245 learned societies and institutions.
Search over 410 million academic sites including author pages, courseware, patents, pre-prints and other resources.
Scopus is the world’s largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources with over 41 million records and sophisticated tools to track, analyze and visualize research.
note: Access from HINARI. Seek user name and password from library to access.
Taylor and Francis publishes more than 1,300
journal titles in humanities, social sciences and applied sciences. An authoritative multi-disciplinary publisher with wide scope.
Wiley Online Library hosts the world's broadest and deepest multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. It delivers seamless integrated access to over 4 million articles from 1500 journals.
The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) features 600,000 words … 3 million quotations … and over 1000 years of English. It is widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language with unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation.
As a historical dictionary, the OED will give you he history of individual words, and of the language—traced through 3 million quotations.
A directory of peer-reviewed journals published from Africa. Currently holds 411 journals in a range of multidisciplinary subjects. (You need to register to access full text articles).
note: Register to download 3 free articles per month.
An international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination, and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs). Thesis can be searched using the Scirus ETD Search or the VTLS visualizer.
OpenThesis is a free repository of theses, dissertations, and other academic documents, with powerful search, organization, and collaboration tools.
Scirus ETD Search allows discovery of Electronic Thesis and Dissertations. Provides an advanced search for narrowing results.
A general knowledge encyclopedia featuring articles, images, videos and audios with thousands of articles. Updated.
An expansive ebook collection spanning all academic disciplines: business, technology, medicine and health, education, history, law, ethics, religion philsophy etc.
note: Ebrary Ebooks
The World Bank eLibrary is the World Bank’s subscription-based collection of nearly 6,000 books, reports, journals, and working papers on among others, development, poverty, governance, gender, environment and industry.