Databases and Electronic Resources
This page contains a list of the most important databases and electronic resources that the library subscribes to. For a complete list of all the resources that the library recommends for use for research purposes click on Complete Resource Listing above.
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Databases A - Z Listing
- Academic OneFile
- Academic Search Complete
- ACM Digital Library
- American Chemical Society (ACS) *
- ASM Journals
- ASME Digital Collection *
Peer-reviewed, full-text articles. Extensive coverage of physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Updated daily
Multi-disciplinary full text database. Contains full text for nearly 9000 journals, including more than 7,700 peer-reviewed journals, PDF content dating back as far as 1887, and searchable cited references provided for more than 1,400 journals, plus daily updates.
3 Full text ACM Titles
Full Text access from 1996 to 50 journals including Journal of the American Chemical Society, Journal of Chemical Education, Analytical Chemistry, Organic Process Research & Development, Accounts of Chemical Research, Chemical Reviews. Environmental Science & Technology and much more.
Access to 11 professional journals from the American Society for Microbiology. (With six months delay)
From the American Society of Mechanical Engineers:The Journal of Biomechanical Engineering reports research results involving the application of mechanical engineering knowledge, skills and principles to the conception, design, development, analysis and operation of biomechanical systems and more....
- Bentham Science Open
- BioMed Central
- Bione Open Access
- British Standards Online *
- Business Source Complete
BENTHAM OPEN publishes a number of peer-reviewed open access journals. These free-to-view online journals cover all major disciplines of science, technology, medicine and social sciences.
Open access science, technology and medicine journals.
Open access biology journals
British Standards Online (BSOL) is a bibliographic, citation and full-text database of more than 45,000 standards. ITT Dublin have full text access to a selection of these standards in PDF format. Search by standard number or keyword. Updated Daily.
Premier business research database, providing full text back to 1886 for more than 2,300 journals, including more than 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications, and searchable cited references back to 1998.
- Cambridge Journals Online
- Cochrane Library
Browse by title or subject over 250 peer-reviewed academic journals. Containing the latest research from Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Engineering, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Law, Maths., Molecular Biology, Neuroscience, Nutrition, Physical Science, Politics, Psychology, Social Studies. Limited access.
Medical and Health Library - a searchable suite of databases with access to 1,500 Cochrane Reviews of current research and practice. Includes systematic review abstracts, technology assessments, economic evaluations and individual clinical trials.
The mission of CORE (COnnecting REpositories) is to aggregate all open access research outputs from repositories and journals worldwide and make them available to the public.
- Directory of Open Access Journals
The aim of the Directory of Open Access Journals is to increase the visibility and ease of use of open access scientific and scholarly journals thereby promoting their increased usage and impact.
- eBook Collection
- Emerald Management
eBook Collection from EBSCOhost provides access to ITT Dublin Library’s collection of electronic books on the subjects of E-Commerce, Management, and Leadership, Social Media, Computer Science, and Engineering & Technology. You can access these ebooks using an array of portable devices such as laptops, Sony digital readers, NOOK, and COOL-ER. Access the ebooks 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Peer reviewed full text access to a collection of articles from 170 management and business journals of the highest calibre. Online support for students, teachers, researchers.
- Finance Dublin.com
- FT.com/special reports
Ireland's Finance and International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) monthly. Finance Dublin.com website provides access and analysis about the IFSC and its companies - from data, to contact information, to strategic information about Ireland and Dublin as a financial centre and its place in relation to other financial centres.
FT.com/special reports are really useful for students and many are freely available online covering everything from education, economy, business, politics etc
- General OneFile
Millions of full-text articles, many with images, in PDF and HTML format, from 1980-current date. Updated daily. News and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics.
- Henry Stewart Publishers
View full text material from the Journal of Digital & Social Media Marketing - a peer-reviewed, professional journal for all those involved in the marketing of products or services using digital channels. Contains detailed descriptive articles, practice notes, reviews, case studies and opinion, which enable digital marketing professionals to share experiences, views and insight. It also provides a forum for research notes, studies and reports.
- HighWire Free
- Human Kinetics Journals
HighWire Press is an archive of free full-text science articles. As of 5/18/12, Highwire are assisting in the online publication of 2,117,642 free full-text articles and 6,504,281 total articles. This also includes searching on the Sage Communications Package.
View full text articles from International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance 2006 - present
- IEEE Xplore
- Institute of Physics (IOPscience)
- Institution of Mechanical Engineers
- Irish Times Archive
- Irish Times Online current issues
This website hosts scholarly books and journals from a range of different publishers. Millions of articles, chapters and reports are available to search across. Links to the full text of articles can be accessed via other resources, and freely available full text.
Access full text articles from Physics Education, the international journal for everyone involved with the teaching of physics in schools and colleges.
Access to the full text of articles from Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part C: The Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science 1999 - 2012 Journal publishes original papers that advance understanding of the fundamentals of engineering science & its application to the solution of challenges & problems in engineering.
Archive Search contains Digital and Text Archives. Digital archive contains exact reproductions of all articles published by the Irish Times from 1859 onwards, while the Text archive contains material published on ireland.com from 1996 onwards.
This online edition of The Irish Times is aimed at Irish internet users and the Irish interest market.
- JSTOR- Ireland Collection
Access to the JSTOR Ireland Collection. This is an interdisciplinary collection of journals and other materials.containing a minimum of 75 journals, including journals with moving walls between 1 and 5 years and ceased journals from the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. Over 200 monographs and 2,500 manuscript pages included.
- Library and Information Science Abstracts(LISTA)
LISTA indexes more than 500 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage extends back to mid-1960s.
Ireland’s marketing, advertising and media monthly. Marketing.ie is read by Ireland’s top marketing and media executives, online and digital companies, advertising agencies, PR practitioners, researchers, direct marketing and promotion firms, designers, event organisers and film and sound studios.
- Minerva Medica
View full text articles from Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness 2014 - present. You must click on current issue or archive when you login.
- Open Access Government Serials(Canada)
Hand-created by the CUFTS Free! Open Access Collections Group (246 titles as of April 2009, up from 206 titles as of September 2008.
- Open Access Journals
Peer-reviewed, open access journals not included in DOAJ. (544 titles as of April 2009, up from 437 titles as of August 2008 (up from 360 journals as of July 2007).
- Open Access Magazines
Free magazines and non-peer-reviewed journals of interest to academic libraries. Collaborative initiative developed by BC ELN partner libraries. (145 titles as of April 2009, up from 79 titles as of August 2008 (up from 17 titles as of July 2007).
- Open Access Multilingual Journals
Hand-created by the CUFTS Free! Open Access Collections Group 73 titles (April 2009). Most are from Jan Szczepanski's lists.
- Open Access Poetry Journals
- Open Access Theses and Dissertations
Index of over 1.5 million graduate level electronic theses and dissertations.
- OpenStax e-books
Collection of open-source peer-reviewed ebooks on subjects sociology, economics, biology, physics, anatomy and physiology, statistics, precalculus, history.
- Oxford University Press
Journal of Consumer Research publishes scholarly research that describes and explains consumer behaviour. Full text 1974 - Present.
- PubMed Central
The Public Library of Science (PLoS) is a nonprofit organization of scientists and physicians committed to making the world's scientific and medical literature a public resource.
Electronic archive of full-text journal articles. Contains nearly 2 million articles, most of which have a corresponding entry in PubMed. PMC is the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.
Elsevier's full-text platform, ScienceDirect, now offers over 25% of the world's STM (Science, Technical and Medical) full-text articles, and bibliographic book and journal information integrated with a growing range of authoritative books, including reference works, handbooks and book series.
- Springer Link
- Journal of Materials Science: materials in medicine from 1997 - present.
- The VLDB Journal (The International Journal on Very Large Data Bases) - Current year only is online. View VLDB in print in journal area of library from 1998-current.
Access full text articles from the following journals
- Taylor & Francis Online
- Teachers TV from Education in Video
- Theses and Dissertations UK and Ireland (published by ProQuest)
- International Journal of Sports Medicine 2000 - present
Taylor and Francis full text access:
Find free videos from Teachers TV to view and for download. Teachers can view relevant videos on teaching and learning in early years, primary, secondary and whole school, as well as films to help with continued professional development.
Electronic database of bibliographic information of British and Irish theses dating back to 1716. Full text abstracts are included in addition to the bibliographic details.
The International Journal of Sports Medicine provides a forum for the publication of papers dealing with both basic and applied information that advance the field of sports medicine and exercise science, and offer a better understanding of biomedicine. The wide range of topics covered in the IJSM include training & testing, orthopedic & clinical sciences, nutrition & behavioral sciences, physiology & biochemistry, biomechanics & immunology.
- UK/EIRE Reference Centre
- United States Pharmacopeia and The National Formulary (USP–NF) Online
- University of California Press.
The United States Pharmacopeia and The National Formulary (USP–NF) is a book of public pharmacopeial standards. It contains standards for (chemical and biological drug substances, dosage forms, and compounded preparations), excipients, medical devices, and dietary supplements. USP–NF is a combination of two compendia, the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) and the National Formulary (NF).
View full text articles from California Management Review Of interest to those who study management and those who practice it, articles are primarily on Strategy and Organization, Global Competition and Competitiveness, Business and Public Policy, and Managing Innovation.Articles are both research-based and address issues of current concern to managers. Search All Content 2001-2016
- WARC (World Advertising Research Centre)
- Web of Science
- Wiley Online Library
- Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry publishes original research papers, reviews and mini-reviews in biotechnology, with a focus on diagnostics, therapeutics and human healthcare 1997 - present.
- Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education 1972-2014. Limited full text access from 2015 : 2000 - Jan/Feb 2017in print in library.
- British Journal of Industrial Relations 1997 - 2010 online : 2000 - present in print.
- Creativity and Innovation Management 1997 - 2013 online : 2000 - 2013 in print.
- Human Resource Management Journal 1997 - present
- Journal of Management Studies 1997 - Jan 2014 online : 2002 - Jan 2014 in print.
- Journal of Forensic Sciences 2017 - present
- Journal of Product Innovation Management 1997 - present
- R & D Management 1997 - Jan 2014 online : 2003 - 2013 in print.
- Strategic Management Journal 1997 - Jan 2015 online : 1998 - Jan 2015 in print.
WARC is a source of Marketing Communications covering over 45,000 articles, 6,000 case studies, research reports and summaries, augmented with best practice papers, practical guides, daily news, email bulletins, statistical data and brings together experience from industry practitioners. You must use the link above as searching WARC results are limited when using a Find IT search.
Access to the world's leading citation databases. Authoritative, multidisciplinary content covers over 12,000 of the highest impact journals worldwide, including Open Access journals and over 150,000 conference proceedings. Current and retrospective coverage to 1900 in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.
Wiley Online full text access: