Electronic Resources - Databases, E-Journals and other Resources

 

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DATABASES & E-JOURNALS

 

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ACLS Humanities E-book collection
In-print and out-of print ebooks from the humanities discipline.
These titles are also searchable via the Library catalogue.
Ebook Useful for: Humanities and English

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 from 1920 onwards.
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Database Useful for: English and Drama

BFI Inview
Archive of non-fiction film and television titles from the 20th and early 21st century.
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Multimedia Useful for: History

Bibliography of British and Irish History - BBIH - Available on campus only
Click on link above, then choose the "Enter databases" option - then choose the "BBIH - Bibliography of British and Irish History".
An authoritative guide to what has been written about British and Irish history from the Roman period to the present day. Not a full text database.
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Useful for: History

BIOSIS Previews - Available on campus only
Research and reviews in biological and biomedical areas from 1969 - 2008. Not a full text database.
Database Useful for: Science

Box of Broadcasts National - Use the Sign In option and select Newman University.
View, create clips and share TV and radio programmes from the BBC dating back to 2007.
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Multimedia Useful for: All subjects

Britannica Academic (on campus login)
Britannica Academic (off campus login)
Online version of this authoritative encyclopaedia.
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Ereference Useful for: All subjects

British Library Sounds
Downloadable material including music, oral histories and environmental sounds.
Multimedia Useful for: History and Education

British Periodicals Collections I & II (on campus login)
British Periodicals Collections I & II (off campus login)
Periodicals of British history and culture, from 1680s to 1930s.
Database Useful for: History

Burney Collection
C17th and C18th early English newspapers, acts of Parliament, and pamphlets.
Database Useful for: History

Business Source Premier (on campus login)
Business Source Premier (off campus login - Athens)
Business research database with full text articles from 1886 to current.
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Database Useful for: Business Management

Caliber - University of California Press
Newman only subscribes to some journals on this service.
Ejournal Useful for: All subjects

Cambridge Core (on campus login)
Cambridge Core (off campus login)
Includes the following resources:
Cambridge Books Online
Cambridge Companions Online - Literature and Classics Collection
Cambridge Companions Online - Philosophy, Religion and Cultural Studies Collection
Cambridge Journals Online
Cambridge Journals Digital Archive
Shakespeare Survey Online
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Mixed content Useful for: All subjects

Childlink (on campus login)
Childlink (off campus login - Athens)
Database focusing on legislation, policies and practices regarding children, young people and families.
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Database Useful for: Working with Children, Young People and Families, and Education

CINAHL with Full text (on campus login)
CINAHL with Full text (off campus login - Athens)
Cumulative Index for Nursing and Allied Health.
Database Useful for: Health & Social Care, PESS, Education, Psychology and Counselling

Dawsonera (on campus login)
Dawsonera (off campus login - Athens)
Online digital access to electronic books.
Dawsonera - Linking to from Moodle
These titles are also searchable via the Library catalogue.
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Ebook Useful for: All subjects

De Gruyter Online Journal Archive (Social Sciences and Humanities - English Collection)
Journals covering the period from 1826 to 2014.
Database Useful for: English, Social Sciences, Humanities

Directory of Open Access Journals
Free journals, some with full-text access.
Ejournal Useful for: All subjects

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Early English Books Online via JISC HistoricalTexts (on campus login)
Early English Books Online via JISC HistoricalTexts (off campus login)
Full digital facsimile from the Early English Books microfilm collection.
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Ebook Useful for: History

Early European Books Parts 1-4 (on campus login)
Early European Books Parts 1-4 (off campus login)
Full-colour, high-resolution facsimile images up to the seventeenth century.
Ebook Useful for: History

Education Research Complete (on campus login)
Education Research Complete (off campus login - Athens)
Full text database covering the Education and Early Years subject areas.
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Database Useful for: Education, Early Years, Youth Work, Initial Teacher Training, Working with Children, Young People and Families, and Psychology and Counselling

Eighteenth Century Collections Online via JISC HistoricalTexts (on campus login)
Eighteenth Century Collections Online via JISC HistoricalTexts (off campus login)
Digital collection of all books published in Great Britain and its colonies during the eighteenth century.
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Ebook Useful for: History

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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Database Useful for: Education, Early Years, Youth Work, Initial Teacher Training, Working with Children, Young People and Families, and Psychology and Counselling

Financial Analysis Made Easy - FAME
UK and Ireland company information, including financials, directors, industry descriptions, and SIC codes.
Database Useful for: Business Management, and Accounting and Finance

Free Medical Journals
Free full-text access to a number of medical journals.
Ejournal Useful for: Education, Health and Social Care, PESS, Psychology and Counselling

GreenFILE
Explores the human impact to the environment.
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Database Useful for: Business Management

HighWire Press
Free full-text articles from a range of journals in Biology and Physiology (most have 12 months embargo)
Ejournal Useful for: Science, Health and Social Care

History Data Service
Includes the Contemporary and Historical Census Collection (CHCC).
Website Useful for: History

Histpop
Complete British population reports for Britain and Ireland from 1801 to 1937.
Website Useful for: History

Humanities International Complete (on campus login)
Humanities International Complete (off campus login - Athens)
Full-text journals, books and other published humanities sources from around the world.
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Database Useful for: History, Theology, English, Drama, Humanities

Human Kinetics
Newman subscribes to some journals on this service.
Ejournal Useful for: PESS

Ingenta Connect (on campus login)
Ingenta Connect (off campus login - Athens)
Newman subscribes to some journals on this service.
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Ejournal Useful for: All subjects

Internet Library of Early Journals
Digitised 18th and 19th Century journals, from the Bodleian Library.
Ejournal Useful for: History

JISC HistoricalTexts (on campus login)
JISC HistoricalTexts (off campus login)
Part of JISC eCollections service, features books published in England from 1475 to 1900. Includes archive collections for:
Early English Books Online (EEBO)
Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
Nineteenth Century books from the British Library collection.
Ebook Useful for: History

JISC JournalArchives
Part of JISC eCollections service. Includes archives collections for:
Brill
Cambridge Journals Digital Archive 1827 - 1996
Institute of Physics
Oxford Journal Archive
Periodicals Archive Online
Royal Society of Chemistry
Taylor and Francis Geography, Planning, Urban and Envrionment Online
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Ejournal Useful for: All subjects

John Johnson Collection
Online collection of printed ephemera, containing advertisements, theatre playbills, scrapbook prints.
Multimedia Useful for: Drama and History

JSTOR (on campus login)
JSTOR (off campus login)
Archive access to the following JSTOR collections:
Arts & Sciences II
Arts & Sciences III
Arts & Sciences VII
Language & Literature collection
19th Century British Pamphlets
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Database Useful for: Drama, English and History

JSTOR Open Access Ebooks
A collection of open access ebooks.
Ebook Useful for: English, Business Management, History and Theology

JSTOR Plant Science (on campus login)
Information on plant type specimens and taxonomic structures.
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Database Useful for: Science

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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 (on campus login)
Literary Encyclopedia (off-campus login - Shibboleth)
Online literary reference work covering world literature.
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Ereference Useful for: English

MediaPlus (on campus login)
MediaPlus (off campus login)
Videos, images, and sound recordings from sources such as ITN news and Teacher's TV.
Multimedia Useful for: Education

Nineteenth Century British Library Newspapers
Access to national, regional and local 19th century British newspapers.
Database Useful for: History

Nineteenth-Century Serials Edition (ncse)
Online edition of six nineteenth-century periodicals and newspapers - Monthly Repository, Northern Star, Leader, English Woman's Journal, Tomahawk and Publisher's Circular.
Database Useful for: History

Nineteenth-Century UK Periodicals Online, Series 1
Nineteenth-century periodical literature collection, focusing on women, children, leisure and sport.
Database Useful for: History

Oxford English Dictionary Online (on campus login)
Oxford English Dictionary Online (off campus login)
Dictionary of meaning, history, and pronunciation of words, past and present.
Ereference Useful for: All subjects

Oxford Journals including Oxford Open (on campus login)
Oxford Journals including Oxford Open (off campus login - use the 'sign via your institution' option, then use your Athens credentials)
Newman subscribes to some journals on this service.
Ejournals Useful for: All subjects

Oxford Reference (on campus login)
Oxford Reference (off campus login)
Contains dictionaries, encyclopaedia, thesauri, and guides to English grammar and usage. Access to the Western Civilisation subject collection is also available.
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Ereference Useful for: All subjects

Parliamentary Papers - 18th, 19th and 20th Century - for access off-campus, choose Log in through your Institution, select United Kingdom (UK Access Management Federation), then select Newman University.
Published House of Commons Parliamentary papers from the eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth century.
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Database Useful for: History

Periodicals Archive Online - Collection 4 and JISC Collection (on campus login)
Periodicals Archive Online - Collection 4 and JISC Collection (off campus login)
International journals in the humanities and social sciences, spanning more than two centuries of content.
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Database Useful for: English, History, Theology, and Social Sciences

Project MUSE (on campus login)
Project MUSE (off campus login - Athens)
Articles from the Johns Hopkins University Press Project MUSE - Premium collection database.
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Database Useful for: English, Drama, Social Sciences, and Mathematics

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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Database Useful for: Early Years, Psychology and Counselling, Health and Social Care, Children, Young People and Families, Education, PESS

PsycINFO (on campus login)
PsycINFO (off campus login - Athens)
Bibliographic database for Psychology and Social Psychology.
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Database Useful for: Early Years, Psychology and Counselling, Health and Social Care, Children, Young People and Families, Education, PESS

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.
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Database Useful for: Early Years, Psychology and Counselling, Health and Social Care, Children, Young People and Families, Education, PESS

PubMed
PubMed Central
United States National Institute of Health digital archive of biomedical and life sciences.
Database Useful for: PESS, Education, Health and Social Care


Regional Business News
(on campus login)
Regional Business News (off campus login - Athens)
Regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
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Database Useful for: Business Management

Religion & Philosophy Collection (on campus login)
Religion & Philosophy Collection (off campus login - Athens)
Covers topics such as world religions, biblical studies, religious history, and moral philosophy.
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Database Useful for: Theology, Education

Routledge Handbooks Online - Education collection (on campus login)
Routledge Handbooks Online - Education collection (off campus login)
Overviews of classic and current research, and future trends in Education.
These titles are also searchable via the Library catalogue.
Ebooks Useful for: Education

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SAGE Premier Journal collection (on campus login)
SAGE Premier Journal collection (off campus login)
Source of relevant and authoritative journal articles in the Social Sciences.
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Database Useful for: All subjects

SAGE Research Methods - Books and Reference
Books, reference works, and journal articles about research methods.
These titles are also searchable via the Library catalogue.
Database Useful for: All subjects

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
Website Useful for: Education

Shakespeare Survey Online - See Cambridge Core

Sport Discus
Covers Sports Science, Physical Education and Sport Psychology.
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Database Useful for: PESS, Education

Springerlink (on campus login)
Springerlink (off campus login - Athens)
Newman subscribes to some journals on this service.
Ejournal Useful for: All subjects

Taylor & Francis Social Sciences and Humanities collection (on campus login)
Taylor & Francis Social Sciences and Humanities collection (off campus login - Athens)
Full text journal access to the Taylor and Francis Social Sciences and Humanities collection.
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Database Useful for: All subjects

TVTiP - TV Times Project - Use the login to BUFVC option and select Newman University.
A database of the listings in the TVTimes from September 1955 – March 1985.
Multimedia Useful for: All subjects

VLe Books -
On campus - use Shibboleth login option then choose Newman University
Off campus - use your Newman network username and login
Online digital access to electronic books, across most subject areas.
You can now access VLe Books via your mobile device - details of how to do so can be found here
These titles are also searchable via the Library catalogue.
View Askews and Holts' Accessibility Summary
Ebook
Useful for: All subjects

Vogue Archive (on campus login)
Vogue Archive (off campus login)
A complete searchable archive of American Vogue, from 1892 to present.
Ejournal Useful for: Education

Wiley Online Library
Newman subscribes to some journals on this service.
Ejournal Useful for: Education, Social Sciences, Humanities

ZETOC (Electronic Table of Contents)
ZETOC(Electronic Table of Contents) (off-campus login - Athens)
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Database Useful for: All subjects

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