Databases for University Technical College Bolton

 

Academic journals 

What's in this resource: Multi-disciplinary full-text journals with an emphasis on medical, health and life sciences.

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Cochrane Library 

What's in this resource: The Cochrane Library is a collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about groups in The Cochrane Collaboration.

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Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB) 

What's in this resource: Multi-disciplinary full-text electronic books.

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Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) 

What's in this resource: Multi-disciplinary full-text journal articles.

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Frontiers

What's in this resource: Frontiers is "community-orientated open access academic publisher and research network". Their website provides access to a wide range of open access journals with a scientific emphasis.

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IEEE Xplore 

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What's in this resource: IEEE Xplore is a large, full-text database that provides access to over 400 titles. This includes electronic versions of IEEE Transactions, IEE Proceedings and content from the IET. A wide variety of topics is covered, including engineering, bioengineering, communication, networking and broadcasting, signal processing and transportation.

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Intechopen

What's in this resource: Open access publisher of books in science, medicine and technology. Also contains a small amount of open access journal material.

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PubMed Central 

What's in this resource: Full-text biomedical and life sciences journals.

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ScienceDirect 

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What's in this resource: Full-text multi-disciplinary journals with an emphasis on scientific disciplines, including life sciences, medical and technological.

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SCIRP - Scientific Research Publishing

What's in this resource: Full-text, open access journals in the fields of science, technology and medicine.

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