Electronic Resources - Databases, E-Journals and other Resources

 

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DATABASES & E-JOURNALS

 

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ACLS Humanities E-book collection - Click here to access via E-books webpage

Annual Bibliography of English Language & Literature (ABELL) - (on campus login)
Annual Bibliography of English Language & Literature (ABELL) - (off campus login - Athens)
Covers English, American and International literature, giving references to journal articles, books, essays and research. Critical editions of literary works and book reviews are also included in this authoritative bibliography.
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BFI Inview - Click here to access via Image and Sound Collections webpage

Bibliography of British and Irish History - BBIH
Click on link above, then choose the "Enter databases" option - then choose the "BBIH - Bibliography of British and Irish History". This bibliographic database is an authoritative guide to what has been written about British and Irish history from the Roman period to the present day. It does not give full text of articles- only references - however you can link to any full text we have available from the reference.
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BIOSIS Previews
The BIOSIS Previews Back file (1969-2008) covers original research reports and reviews in traditional biological and biomedical areas. It also covers references to primary journal literature on vital biological research, medical research findings, and discoveries of new organisms. It is not a full text database, but it does contain some abstracts or summaries of articles.
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Box of Broadcasts National - Click here to access via Image and Sound Collections webpage

Brill Journal Archive via JISC JournalArchives
Provides access to more than 80 journals published by Brill before 2000. Content includes biology, the humanities, human rights, international law, science, and the social sciences.
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Britannica Academic - Click here to access via E-Reference webpage

British Library Sounds - Click here to access via Image and Sound Collections webpage

British Periodicals Collections I & II (on campus login) - via ProQuest
British Periodicals Collections I & II (off campus login) - via ProQuest
Almost 500 periodicals published from the 1680s to the 1930s, with six million keyword-searchable pages. Records more than two centuries of British history and cultures.
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Burney Collection - C17th and C18th newspapers
A comprehensive collection of early English newspapers, containing over 1 million newspaper pages, acts of Parliament, broadsides and pamphlets.
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Business Source Premier (on campus login)
Business Source Premier (off campus login - Athens)
More than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles. Disciplines included are marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.
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Caliber - University of California Press
Newman only subscribes to some journals on this service.

Cambridge Core (on campus login)
Cambridge Core (off campus login)
All Cambridge University Press e-resources including e-journals and e-books are now on one site - Cambridge Core. This includes:
Cambridge Books Online - Click here to access via E-books webpage
Cambridge Companions Online - Literature and Classics Collection - Click here to access via E-books webpage
Cambridge Companions Online - Philosophy, Religion and Cultural Studies Collection - Click here to access via E-books webpage
Cambridge Journals Online
Cambridge Journals Digital Archive
Shakespeare Survey Online - Click here to access via E-books webpage
Newman subscribes to some journals on this service and has access to the Cambridge Journals Digital Archive of older issues of 171 Cambridge University Press journal titles. We also subscribe to two of the Cambridge Companions Online collections - Literature and Classics and also Philosophy, Religion and Cultural Studies, plus the Shakespeare Survey Online.
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Census (& Census Registration Service) see also UK Data Service
Census.ac.uk (the ESRC Census Programme), allows users in UK higher education institutions to access data from the the last five UK population censuses - 1971-2011. First you need to register with the Census Registration Service.
Services include:
Census Dissemination Unit (CDU)
Census Geography Data Unit (UKBORDERS)

Childlink (on campus login)
Childlink (off campus login - Athens)
Database focusing on legislation, policies and practices regarding children, young people and families. Information on education, welfare, lifestyle, justice, benefit issues, youth affairs, health and employment.
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CINAHL with Full text (on campus login)
CINAHL with Full text (off campus login - Athens)
Cumulative Index for Nursing and Allied Health gives full text access to articles from over 600 journal titles in this subject area.
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Computer Source (on campus login)
Computer Source (off campus login - Athens)
Full text database in the IT subject area.
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Dawsonera - Click here to access via E-books webpage

De Gruyter Online Journal Archive (Social Sciences and Humanities - English Collection)
Comprises full text access to over 120 subscription-based journals from 1826 to 2014, covering a variety of subjects in the Social Sciences and Humanities area. Particularly useful for English and Linguistics.
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Digital Images for Education - Click here to access via Image and Sound Collections webpage

Directory of Open Access Journals
Free source which covers a wide range of subject areas with some full-text access, particularly good for science coverage.
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Early English Books Online - Click here to access via E-books webpage

Early European Books Parts 1-4 - Click here to access via E-books webpage

Economic and Social Data Service (ESDS)
Covers a range of key economic and social data, both quantitative and qualitative. Useful for various disciplines and themes. You need to register to use the service.

Education Research Complete (on campus login)
Education Research Complete (off campus login - Athens)
Full text database covering the Education and Early Years subject areas. Also a useful resource for ITE students.
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Eighteenth Century Collections Online - Click here to access via E-books webpage

Electronic Journals Library (EJL)
Freely available full-text journals library. German-based but with many English language titles
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ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) (on campus login)
ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) (off campus login - Athens)
US-based index, providing journal article references for education.
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Film and Sound Online - Click here to access via Image and Sound Collections webpage

Financial Analysis Made Easy - FAME
Fame is a database of company information, covering over 9 million companies in the UK and Ireland. Content includes financials, adverse filings, directors and managers, financial strength metrics, shareholders, subsidiaries and corporate structures and families, Mergers & Acquisitions deals and rumours, industry descriptions, SIC codes and research and original accounts and documents as filed at Companies House and the Companies Registration Office in Ireland.
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Free Medical Journals
Free full-text access to a number of medical journals.
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GreenFILE
Covers human impact to the environment, including content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, etc. Bibliographic references, abstracts and some full-text results are available.
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HighWire Press
Free full-text articles from a range of journals in Biology and Physiology (not current - most allow access to articles published up to 12 months ago)
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History Data Service
Includes the Contemporary and Historical Census Collection (CHCC) and some other useful historical resources.

Histpop
The Online Historical Population Reports (OHPR) collection provides online access to the complete British population reports for Britain and Ireland from 1801 to 1937.
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House of Commons Parliamentary Papers - see Parliamentary Papers

Humanities International Complete (on campus login)
Humanities International Complete (off campus login - Athens)
Full-text database which will be of use across various subject areas, including: Creative Arts, English, History, Humanities and Theology
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Human Kinetics
Newman only subscribes to some journals on this service.
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Ingenta Connect (on campus login)
Ingenta Connect (off campus login - Athens)
Newman subscribes to some journals on this service.
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Institute of Physics Archive via JISC JournalArchives
Over 1.5 million pages from 50 journals, published between 1874 and 1998, and covering topics as varied as astronomy, mathematics, the biosciences and, of course, physics.
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Internet Library of Early Journals
Digitised 18th and 19th Century journals, from the Bodleian Library.
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JISC eCollections
JISC eCollections currently includes two platforms:
JISC HistoricalTexts Full text or page images of over 350,000 books from published from 1475 - 1900.
JISC JournalArchives More than 3.75 million articles from the major publishers and societies.
JISC MediaHub has now been replaced by MediaPlus
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JISC JournalArchives
Part of the essential JISC eCollections service, providing simple and fast cross-searching and full text access to the journal archives for more than 600 journals. Includes archive collections for Brill, Institute of Physics, Oxford Journal Archive, Periodicals Archive Online and Royal Society of Chemistry.
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John Johnson Collection
Generally regarded as the most significant single collection of printed ephemera in the UK. Contains advertisements, theatre playbills, scrapbook prints.
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JSTOR (on campus login)
JSTOR (off campus login)
Full text access to the archive of older journals in the following JSTOR collections:
Arts & Sciences II
Arts & Sciences III
Arts & Sciences VII
Language & Literature collection
19th Century British Pamphlets
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JSTOR Plant Science - Click here to access via E-Reference webpage

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Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) (on campus login)
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) (off campus login - Athens)
Abstracts or summaries of journal articles related to libraries and information management.
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Literary Encyclopedia - Click here to access via E-Reference webpage

MUSE - under Project MUSE

National Maritime Museum Archives - Arts and Humanities
Collections of the National Maritime Museum contain documents, objects and images, relating to seafaring and its influence on shaping the modern world. The collection represents works of sailors, travellers, artists and amateurs, both famous and unknown.

NewsFilm Online - Click here to access via Image and Sound Collections webpage

Nineteenth Century Books from the British Library Collection - Click here to access via E-books webpage

Nineteenth Century British Library Newspapers
Access to national, regional and local 19th century British newspapers. Particularly useful for historians.
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Nineteenth-Century Serials Edition (ncse)
Free, online edition of six nineteenth-century periodicals and newspapers - Monthly Repository, Northern Star, Leader, English Woman's Journal, Tomahawk and Publisher's Circular.
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Nineteenth-Century UK Periodicals Online, Series 1
Nineteenth-century periodical literature collection, of interest to historians and students of nineteenth-century literature and culture. It focuses on women, children, leisure and sport.
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Oxford English Dictionary Online - Click here to access via E-Reference webpage

Oxford Journals including Oxford Open (on campus login)
Oxford Journals including Oxford Open (off campus login)
Full-text articles from current Oxford Journals titles held in the library
Oxford Journals Archive via JISC JournalArchives
Oxford Journals Archive contains full text articles from older issues of 142 journals published by Oxford Journals.
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Oxford Reference - Click here to access via E-Reference webpage

Parliamentary Papers - 18th, 19th and 20th Century
For access off-campus click on the link above and choose Log in through your Institution, select United Kingdom (UK Access Management Federation), then select Newman University.
Searchable full text for published House of Commons Parliamentary papers from the eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth century, with a detailed subject index.
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Periodicals Archive Online - Collection 4 and JISC Collection via ProQuest (on campus login)
Periodicals Archive Online - Collection 4 and JISC Collection via ProQuest (off campus login)
Periodicals Archive Online - JISC Collection only via JISC JournalArchives
We now have access to Periodicals Archive Online Collection 4 from ProQuest - including older archive journals particularly useful for English, History and Theology. Plus our existing collection from JISC - an archive of 80 older journals published in the arts, humanities and social sciences.
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Proceedings of the British Psychological Society
Database containing abstracts to BPS conference proceedings and full text of earlier proceedings, replaces printed version which ceased publication after February 2006.
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Project MUSE (on campus login)
Project MUSE (off campus login - Athens)
Full text access to articles from the Johns Hopkins University Press Project MUSE - Premium collection database, covering humanities, social sciences and mathematics. With over 450 journal titles covered, this database has strong coverage for literature and is a must for students in the English subject area!
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PsycARTICLES (on campus login)
PsycARTICLES (off campus login - Athens)
Full text of journal articles in the subject area of Psychology and Social Psychology.
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PsycINFO (on campus login)
PsycINFO (off campus login - Athens)
Bibliographic database for Psychology and Social Psychology.
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Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection (on campus login)
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection (off campus login - Athens)
Full text of journal articles, many of which are indexed in PsycINFO. Covering Psychology and Social Psychology.
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PubMed Central
Free access to United States National Institute of Health digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature. Full text coverage of various date ranges of these journals.
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Regional Business News
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Regional Business News (off campus login - Athens)
More than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Useful for Management.
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Religion & Philosophy Collection (on campus login)
Religion & Philosophy Collection (off campus login - Athens)
Full text database covering topics such as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy.
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Routledge Handbooks Online - Education collection - Click here to access via E-books webpage

Royal Society of Chemistry Archive via JISC JournalArchives
Over 1.4 million pages from 55 journals, published between 1841 and 2004. Subjects covered include biology, biophysics, energy and environment, engineering, materials, medicine, physics and chemical sciences.
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SAGE Premier Journal collection (on campus login)
SAGE Premier Journal collection (off campus login)
Newman has access to the full-text of over 600 journals from Sage - providing an important new source of relevant and authoritative journal articles. This resource is particularly strong in the Social Sciences and relevant over a wide range of subject areas - Early Years, Education, Management, Physical Education and Sports Science, Psychology and Counselling, Theology, Working with Children Young People and Families, Youth Work and more...
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Scholastic Magazines
Access to resources and content from:
Junior Education Plus
Literacy Time 7-9
Literacy Time 9-11
Search for the resource you want to download and then enter the email address and password
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Shakespeare Survey Online - See Cambridge Core

Social Care Online
The UK's largest database of information and research on all aspects of social care and social work. It includes legislation, government documents, practice and guidance, systematic reviews, research briefings, UK grey (informally-published) literature, books, text books and journal articles. It contains around 150,000 records from the 1980s onwards.
Please note - we do not have links out from this resource to our full-text content. If you find an an article you want to look at that is not available as full text on this site, you will need to use our Journal Finder to see if we have access to the journal via another method.

Sport Discus
Full text available, plus access to the index and abstract service. Both covering Sports Science, Physical Education and Sport Psychology.
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Springerlink (on campus login)
Springerlink (off campus login - Athens)
Access to journals published by Springer to which Newman currently subscribes.
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Taylor & Francis Social Sciences and Humanities collection (on campus login)
Taylor & Francis Social Sciences and Humanities collection (off campus login - Athens)
This resource provides full text journal content to the Taylor and Francis Social Sciences and Humanities collection - over 1,100 titles. It covers various subjects such as Business, Criminology, Education, Sociology and Sport.
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T&F Geography Archive via JISC JournalArchives
Access to the full text older journal archive up to 1996, for 28 journals related to Geography, planning, urban and environment issues
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TVTiP - TV Times Project
A database of the listings in the TVTimes from September 1955 – March 1985. The database was created because printed sets of the TVTimes are very rare. This does not give access to any broadcast material.

Use the login to BUFVC option and select Newman University.

UK Data Service - Registration link - once registered you can use the UK Data Service - Discover Search tool to search
A single point of access to a wide range of social and economic secondary data including large-scale government surveys, international macrodata, business microdata, qualitative studies and census data from 1971 to 2011.

VLe Books - Click here to access via E-books webpage

Vogue Archive (on campus login)
Vogue Archive (off campus login)
A complete searchable archive of American Vogue, from the first issue in 1892 to the current month, reproduced in high-resolution color page images. Every page, advertisement, cover and fold-out has been included, with rich indexing enabling you to find images by garment type, designer and brand names. The Vogue Archive preserves the work of the world's greatest fashion designers, stylists and photographers and is a unique record of American and international fashion, culture and society from the dawn of the modern era to the present day.

Wiley Online Library
Access to journals covering social sciences, humanities, and health sciences. Newman subscribes to some journals on this service.
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ZETOC (Electronic Table of Contents)
ZETOC(Electronic Table of Contents) (off-campus login - Athens)
All subject areas
(Includes ZETOC Alert Service, and Guide to using Alert Service)
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