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Weekly Law Reports, via Westlaw UK

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Description

WLR are published in four volumes and include cases heard in the, House of Lords, Privy Council, Court of Appeal (Civil and Criminal Divisions), Queen's Bench Division, Chancery Division, Family Division, the Employment Appeal Tribunal, and also in the European Court of Justice.

Coverage

Available from 1953 to current in PDF format.

Publisher

Westlaw UK

 

 

 

 

Westlaw International

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Description

Westlaw International is a resource additional to Westlaw UK. The general subscription covers legal materials from non-UK English speaking jurisdictions such as the United States and Canada, Asian materials and international treaties.

Coverage

Westlaw International 'includes over 27,000 databases covering legal, news and business information from across the globe. UWE has a subscription to most of this resource. You may encounter a pop-up blocker if attempting to look at materials within this database to which we do not have access.

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Thomson Reuters

 

 

 

 

Westlaw UK

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Description

Full-text access to current and historic UK, European Union and worldwide case reports and legislation. Also gives access to the Legal Journals Index, some full text law journals, and many law electronic books.

Certification

The Westlaw UK Certification Training allows users to gain a nationally recognised online certificate.

The Westlaw Student representative at UWE Bristol is Sophie Poulter. Email Sophie.

Sophie can advise on certification and runs drop-in sessions for students and staff on the use of Westlaw products. 

Coverage

Subject areas: UK, EU, and International Cases; UK, EU, and International Legislation. Includes full text of various practitioner texts including: Chitty on Contracts; Clerk and Lindsell on Torts; Civil Procedure (White Book).

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Publisher

Sweet & Maxwell

 

WGSN (Worth Global Style Network)

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Description

WGSN - an online service offering research, trend analysis and news to the fashion, design and style industries.

Publisher

WGSN

 

 

 

 

WGSN Lifestyle & Interiors

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Description

WGSN Lifestyle & Interiors is a product design and development tool that delivers specialist trend intelligence to buyers, designers and retailers working in the design, lifestyle, and interiors industry.

Publisher

WGSN

 

 

Wiley Anatomy Drill and Practice

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Description

This freely available resource provides interactive drag and drop exercises for various topics in physiology and anatomy. Each exercise asks you to identify anatomical structures. Illustrated anatomy exercises are labelled drawings whereas histology exercises are labelled micrographs.

Publisher

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

 

 

Wiley Online Library *

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Description

Provides access to over 200 full text electronic journals published by Wiley covering a wide range of topic areas such as business, engineering medicine, science and psychology.

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Wiley InterScience

 

Woodfall: Landlord and Tenant

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Description

Woodfall's Landlord and Tenant is the definitive guide to all aspects of landlord and tenant law, and is the text most often cited in courtrooms.

Publisher

Sweet & Maxwell

 

World Advertising Research Center (WARC) *

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Description

This database contains information on the worldwide advertising and marketing industries, including case studies, full text journal articles, conference papers, news, statistics and information on best practice.

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WARC

 

 

 

World Trade Organisation

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Description

Full-text reports, research papers and statistics about trade and economic topics from the World Trade Organisation. Includes a glossary.

Publisher

World Trade Organisation

 

World Wide Political Science Abstracts

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database
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Description

Provides citations, abstracts, and indexing of the international serials literature in political science and its complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration / policy.

Coverage

1975 to present

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Publisher

Proquest CSA

 

 

 

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17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers

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Description

Extensive collection of more than one thousand newspapers and pamphlets from 1600-1800. Based on a collection at the British Library gathered by Reverend Charles Burney.

Coverage

Includes material from England, Ireland, Scotland, and English language newspapers from the British Empire. Broad coverage of the humanities, science, and medicine.

Guides

There is a custom-built help section within the product.

Publisher

Gale

Subject keywords

Newspapers, humanities, science, medicine, 17th century, 18th century

 

 

19th Century British Library Newspapers

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Description

Provides access to national, regional, and local 19th century British newspapers.

Coverage

It includes 48 titles which reflect the social and political developments of the time.

Publisher

Cengage (Gale)

 

 

 

19th Century British Pamphlets Collection 

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Description

The 19th Century British Pamphlets Collection is a digital collection of more than 20,000 significant pamphlets compiled from seven UK research libraries.

Coverage

They cover key political, social, technological and environmental issues of their day.

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Publisher

JSTOR

 

 

19th Century UK periodicals, series 1

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Description

This is a full text resource that spotlights the birth of modern magazine publishing in Britain. It charts the rise of children’s entertainment and education, and increasing interest in popular sports and hobbies. It also covers the political spectrum of women’s writing.

Publisher

Cengage (Gale)

 

 

 

 

Digital Library *

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Description

Provides access to the full text of all ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) journals, newsletters and conference proceedings, plus the journals of some affiliated organisations. Date ranges vary.

Publisher

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

 

 

 

AMED (Allied and Complementary Medicine) (via EBSCO)

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database.
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Description

Amed is a unique bibliographic database produced by the Health Care Information Service of the British Library. It covers a selection of journals in 3 main subject areas:

  • complementary medicine
  • palliative care
  • professions allied to medicine (physiotherapy, occupational therapy, podiatry, rehabilitation, and speech & language therapy)

Coverage

1985 Onwards

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Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

 

AnatomyTV

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Description

Anatomy.tv is an interactive 3D anatomy resource. It has views of the hand and forearm, shoulder, hip, knee, and foot and ankle. It has been created as a collaborative effort between leading Universities (including Cambridge University and University College, London) and provides anatomical structures from raw medical scan data.

Each anatomical structure is presented in fine detail, and includes surface anatomy, cutaneous distribution, and nerves and arteries. Also included are common pathologies, radiological content, interactive quizzes and multiple choice questions.

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Publisher

Primal Pictures

 

 

A-N Resources

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Description

An online resource promoting the visual arts and supporting artists and designers in their practice.

Coverage

Offers access to a wide range of publications, including a-n Magazine.

Publisher

Artists Information Company.

 

 

 

 

Art Full Text *

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  • More than 75% of the currently published journals in this database are included in the main library search
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Description

Bibliographic database of around 400 leading art and design journals from around the world since 1984, covering all areas of art and design.

Coverage

The database covers journal articles published since 1984, with full text of over 100 titles since 1997.

Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

 

Arts & Humanities Full Text *

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Description

This database features hundreds of titles covering Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre, and Cultural Studies. It is designed to complement the following indexes:

Coverage

From the 1970s to the present day

Publisher

ProQuest

 

 

 

 

Art Index Retrospective

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database.
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Description

Indexes all the major art and design journals from around the world.

Coverage

Coverage from 1929 to 1984. For literature published since 1984 you should search Art Full Text.

Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

ARTbibliographies Modern (ABM)

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Description

One of the major bibliographical sources of information on modern and contemporary arts dating from the late 19th century onwards.

Coverage

Coverage of journal articles published since 1974.

Publisher

Proquest

 

 

arXiv *

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Description

Open access to 700,931 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance, and Statistics.

Coverage

ArXiv is an electronic archive and distribution server for research articles. Covered areas include physics, mathematics, computer science, nonlinear sciences, quantitative biology, and statistics.

Publisher

Cornell University Library

 

 

ASSIA (Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts)

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database 
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Description

ASSIA contains worldwide English language coverage of journal articles, conference papers and book reviews in the fields of applied social sciences and health.

Coverage

Coverage from 1987 onwards, with records from over 500 journals published in 16 different countries.

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Publisher

Proquest

 

 

Australian Education Index

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database
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Description

The is Australia's largest source of education information and indexes journal articles, books, conference papers, reports, and theses in the fields of educational research, policy and practice.

Relevant to a wide range of people interested in education: schools and universities, as well as the researcher, is a specialist database produced by the Cunningham Library at the Australian Council for Educational Research.

Coverage

More than 130,000 documents from 1979 onwards.

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Publisher

Proquest

 

 

 

Berg Fashion Library *

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The Berg Fashion Library is a unique new online portal which offers users fully cross-searchable access to an expanding range of Berg content collections – including the Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion online, e-books, reference works, images.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

Bibliography of British and Irish History

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Description

The Bibliography of British and Irish History is a database covering British and Irish history and relations with the empire and Commonwealth, from 55 BC to the present. Compiled in collaboration with the Royal Historical Society and the Institue of History, this resource comprises nearly 500,000 entries from over 600 journals.

Publisher

Brepolis

 

 

BioMed Central *

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Description

BioMed Central is an independent publisher committed to providing open access to peer-reviewed biomedical research. This is a collection of 186 full-text journals in biology and medicine.

Publisher

BioMed Central

 

 

BNI (British Nursing Index)

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database
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Description

The British Nursing Index is a UK nursing and midwifery database, covering over 240 UK journals and other English language titles, including core international nursing, midwifery and selective content from medical, allied health and management titles.

Coverage

1985 Onwards

Publisher

BNI

 

 

 

Bridgeman Art Library Archive

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Description

Images from over 8,000 collections and 29,000 artists selected from the Bridgeman Archive which showcases museums, galleries and artists throughout the world by providing a central source of art images.

Publisher

Bridgeman

 

 

Brill Journal Archive *

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Description

Provides access to over 50,000 articles to more than 80 journals published by Brill before 2000.

Note: Help available within the site

Coverage

Covers biology, humanities, human rights, international law, science and the social sciences.

Publisher

Brill publishing

 

 

British Education Index

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database
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Description

The British Education Index covers research, policy, and practice in education and training in the UK, with particular strengths in evaluation and assessment, technology, and SEN. Sources include journal articles, books, reports, series, and conference papers.

Coverage

Over 300 education and training journals from 1975 onwards.

Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

British Humanities Index

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database 
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Description

An international abstracting and indexing tool for research in the humanities and arts. The British Humanities Index indexes over 370 internationally respected humanities journals and weekly magazines, as well as quality newspapers published in the United Kingdom, the United States, and other English-speaking countries.

Coverage

Coverage from 1962 onwards.

Publisher

Proquest

 

 

British Library Archival Sound Recordings

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Description

Contains over 12,000 recordings from the British Library's Sound Archive of the spoken word, music, interviews and sound effects.

Publisher

British Library

 

 

British Periodicals Collections I and II *

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Description

Almost 500 British periodical runs from the 1680s to the 1930s, based on the UMI Microfilm Collection, 'Early British Periodicals'. Multidisciplinary coverage includes literature, philosophy, history, science, the fine arts and the social sciences, music, drama, archaeology and architecture.

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Publisher

Chadwyck-Healey (ProQuest)

 

 

Building.co.uk

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Description

Established in 1843, Building is a weekly magazine covering the breadth of the built environment, including news, analysis, case studies, careers and regulations.

Key sectors covered include:

  • Housing
  • Commercial
  • Public
  • Regeneration
  • Sustainability
  • Legal
  • Offices
  • Industrial
  • Education & Healthcare
  • Retail

Coverage

1997 to present

Publisher

United Business Media International

 

 

Building Design Online

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Description

"Building Design Online complements the weekly print magazine by offering the latest news, analysis, buildings and hard industry data as well as unique video covering the architectural spectrum.

Includes access to BD Reviews, which focuses on projects, people, and products – covering the issues hitting the headlines in sectors such as public buildings, education and interiors."

Coverage

1999 to present

Publisher

United Business Media International

 

 

Business Source Complete *

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  • More than 90% of the currently published journals in this database are included in the main library search
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Description

Covers UK and international business, management and economics issues across a range of sectors including construction, IT, education, and health. Provides full-text journal articles; market, company & industry sector reports; and country intelligence.

Coverage

Please note that the 500 most popular Harvard Business Review articles are available as read-only, ie cannot be downloaded or printed. 

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Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

Cambridge Journals Online *

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Description

Cambridge Journals Digital Archive contains the full text from 170 journals, from volume 1, issue 1 to 1996. Please note, we only subscribe to the latest issues of some of the journals. Subjects covered include: science and technology, animal science, agriculture, ecology and conservation, history, law, language, linguistics and literature, mathematics and computer science, medicine, music and drama, philosophy and religion, physical sciences, and politics and economics.

Guide

Video overview of Cambridge Journals Online

Publisher

Cambridge via JISC

 

 

Campbell Collaboration

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Description

C2 is an evidence-based resource covering social welfare, education, psychology and crime. It consists of two unique databases: C2-SPECTR (Social, Psychological, Education and Criminological Trails Registry) and C2-RIPE (Reviews of Interventions and Policy Evaluations).

 

 

: Philosophy, Religion and Cultural Studies

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Description

Cambridge Companions Online is the electronic version of the Cambridge Companions book series, and provides introductions to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics, and periods in the subject areas of literature, philosophy, classics, religion, and cultural studies.

The philosophy, religion and culture sub collection includes essays which are intended to serve as reference works for an interdisciplinary audience of students and non-specialists.
Addressing topics and figures ranging from Plato through Kant to Habermas, and philosophical movements such as the Scottish Enlightenment and German Idealism, this online collection contains over 1,000 downloadable essays taken from the Cambridge Companions to philosophy, religion and culture.

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Publisher

Cambridge University Press

 

 

CINAHL Plus (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature) *

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  • More than 90% of the currently published journals in this database are included in the main library search
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Description

CINAHL® Plus covers more than 4,500 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health, with coverage dating as far back as 1937. Offering complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association, CINAHL Plus covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines. It is produced in the US but has worldwide coverage. The majority of the journals covered are in the English language. It contains more than 2.7 million records.

Coverage

1937 onwards

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Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

CiteSeerX (Research Index)

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Description

Citeseer (also known as ResearchIndex) is a scientific digital library aimed primarily at computer scientists. It contains freely available, full-text research articles (journal pre-prints and papers where available, conference proceedings, technical reports) downloaded from the Web. The articles are indexed by an Autonomous Citation Indexing (ACI) system which links the records together through references cited within, and citations made to, an article. It provides links to related articles and can identify the context of a citation (allowing researchers to see what their peers have said about the cited work). CiteSeer supports full Boolean, phrase and proximity searching. You can choose to search the full-text documents or the citations contained within these documents. (Please note, not all links to cited refeerences will be available as full-text documents).

Publisher

Pennsylvania State University

 

 

Cochrane Library

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Description

The Cochrane Library is considered to be the best single source of reliable evidence on the effects of health care. It includes the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) which is the leading resource for systematic reviews in health care.

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Publisher

John Wiley & Sons

 

 

Communication & Mass Media Complete *

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  • More than 90% of the currently published journals in this database are included in the main library search
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Description

Communication and Mass Media Complete is a database covering journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study. Content includes over 800 journals (500 of which are available full text).

Coverage

1915 - present

Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

Credo Reference *

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Description

Online reference library. Includes encyclopaedias, dictionaries, thesauri, books of quotations, atlases

Publisher

Credo

 

 

Current Awareness Abstracts

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Description

Over 35,000 abstracts from library and information management literature dating from 1988 to the present day.

Coverage

1988 - current

Publisher

Emerald / Aslib

 

 

Design and Applied Arts Index

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database.
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Description

Bibliographic database to journal articles published in over 450 international craft and design journals since 1973 and includes data on over 50,000 designers, craftspeople, studios, workshops, and companies.

Coverage

Coverage of journal articles since 1974.

Publisher

Proquest CSA

 

 

Digimap

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Description

Digimap is a collection of services that deliver maps and map data of Great Britain. The map data can be downloaded to use with or software.

There are 5 Digimap services:

  • Current Ordnance Survey Collection: current contemporary Ordnance Survey map data for download and use within and applications.
  • Historic Digimap: historic Ordnance Survey maps dating from 1843 to 1996.
  • Geology Digimap: contemporary British Geological Survey map data. 1:50,000, 1:250,000 and 1:625,000 scales available in and MapInfo formats, plus information from the Lexicon of Named Rock Units.
  • Environment Digimap: users can view maps through their web browser, save maps for printing and download environmental map data for use in geographical information systems.
  • Aerial Digimap: Aerial Digimap provides high resolution (25cm) vertical aerial imagery data of Great Britain from Getmapping.

Note: users must register with Digimap.

Guides

  • The Digimap resource centre provides support for all Digimap services, including guidance on downloading data for , , and on annotating maps. There is also an instant chat-enquiry service.
  • Like learning from videos? Visit the Digimap YouTube channel.

Licence and terms of use

Digimap is for educational use only, eg learning, teaching and research purposes.

  • The publisher does not allow UWE Bristol students based at UK and international partner institutions (and the staff that support them) to access this database
  • End-user licence agreement: licence for the use of Ordnance Survey mapping data.
  • End-user licence s: questions and answers about what you can and cannot do with Digimap's maps and data.

Publisher

Edina

 

 

Digital National Security Archive *

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Description

The Digital National Security Archive is a database of primary declassified documents covering US foreign and military policy since 1945.

The database is produced by the National Security Archive, a non-profit research institute and library at George Washington University.

Publisher

ProQuest Information and Learning Company

 

 

DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals) *

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Description

The Directory of Open Access Journals is a list of freely-available, full-text, quality-controlled, scientific and scholarly journals. All subject areas and languages are covered. There are over 3,400 journals in the directory.

Publisher

Lund University Libraries

 

 

Documents on British Policy Overseas (DBPO) *

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Description

Documents on British Policy Overseas (DBPO) is a fully searchable collection of primary source documents from Britain's Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), shedding light on diplomatic history throughout the 20th C. It is based on three print series which form a record of British peacetime diplomacy since the end of the 19th C: British Documents on the Origins of the War 1898-1914, Documents on British Foreign Policy 1918-1939 and Documents on British Policy Overseas.

Publisher

ProQuest

 

 

Early English Books Online

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Description

Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473 to 1700 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War. This is available through Historical Texts.

Coverage

Comprehensive digital collection of English books from 1473 to 1700.

Publisher

JISC

 

 

ECONLIT

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Description

Coverage from 1969 of worldwide economic literature. Covers over 600 journals, collected volumes, books, dissertations, and working papers. Many journals are full text. Produced by the American Economic Association.

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  • EBSCOhost research databases tutorial
  • EBSCOhost playlist on EBSCO Support Tutorials YouTube channel, including additional videos tutorials on advanced searching, basic search, introductions, journal alerts, search history, my EBSCOhost folder, reading an article, and creating a search alert.

Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

 

Education Research Complete *

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  • More than 85% of the currently published journals in this database are included in the main library search
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Description

Education Research Complete covers all levels of education, from early childhood to higher education, as well as policy, administration, funding, and related social issues. Many journal articles, books, and conference papers are available full-text.

Note: Online help available within the database.

Coverage

Indexing and abstracts for more than 2,400 journals; full-text for more than 1,350 journals and more than 2,830 books and conference papers.

Publisher

Ebsco Publishing

 

 

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)

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Description

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) Parts 1 and 2 include a variety of full-text materials – from books and directories, Bibles, sheet music and sermons to advertisements – and works by many well-known and lesser-known authors, all providing a diverse collection of material for the researcher of the eighteenth century. Subject coverage includes literature, history, religion, law, the fine arts and science. Included are works from women writers of the eighteenth century; collections on the French Revolution; and numerous editions of the works of Shakespeare. Multiple editions of each individual work are offered to enable scholars to make textual comparisons of the works. There are digital images of every page of nearly 200,000 titles published during the eighteenth Century. This is available through Historical Texts.

Coverage

Covers period 1701-1800

Publisher

JISC

 

 

EMBASE

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database
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Description

Embase includes 24 million indexed records in the field of biomedicine, and covers more than 7,500 current, mostly peer-reviewed, journals, of which 2,000 are not included in Medline. Its specialist areas include psychiatry and pharmacology. Embase also includes conference abstracts from more than 7000 biomedical, drug and medical device conferences dating back to 2009.

Coverage

1947 onwards.

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Publisher

Ovid Technologies

 

 

Emerald *

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Description

Full text of over 300 peer-reviewed journals published by Emerald covering engineering, built environment, business, management, economics, education, health & social care, library & information science.

Coverage

Full text is available from 1994; abstracts (summaries) of earlier articles are available from 1989. A small number of titles have abstracts only with no full text.

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Publisher

Emerald Group

 

 

Encyclopedia of Human Rights

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Description

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Human Rights covers a wide range of topics, including key organisations, events, and leading figures.

Publisher

OUP

 

 

Encyclopedia of Forensic Science

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Description

An encyclopaedia covering all aspects of forensic science.

Publisher

Reed Elsevier

 

 

English Reports, via Heinonline

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Description

Covers the decisions of the English Courts prior to the start of the Law Reports in 1865.

Coverage

Full reprint (1220 - 1865)

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William S. Hein & Co

 

 

 

 

ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center), via ProQuest

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database
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Description

The Educational Resources Information Center provides ready access to education literature to augment American education by increasing and facilitating the use of educational research and information to improve practice in learning, teaching, educational decision-making, and research. The Educational Resources Information Center provides coverage of journal articles, conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books, and monographs.

Publisher

ProQuest

 

 

 

 

ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center), via EBSCO

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database
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Description

The Educational Resources Information Center is the world's largest education database and is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. Records include journal articles, books, technical reports, research, policy and conference papers, and grey literature.

Coverage

Over 650 journals are indexed, with coverage from 1966 to date.

Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

EThOS

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Description

British Library database of full-text UK Higher education research theses.

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Coverage

Content being developed.

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Publisher

British Library

 

 

EUR-Lex

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Description

Provides direct access to European Union law. Includes the Official Journal of the European Union along with the treaties, legislation, case-law, and legislative proposals.

Coverage

Subject areas: Europe; Law; European Union; EU

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Publisher

Europa

 

 

FAME

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Description

Company accounts, ratios, activities, ownership, and management for the largest 2.6 million UK and Irish companies plus summary information for a further 1 million smaller businesses.

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Coverage

Up to 10 years of detailed information is available for 1.6 million companies plus summarised information for a further 1 million companies.

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FIAF Film International Index to Film Periodicals Database*

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Description

Includes several databases: Film Index International, International Index to Film, International Index to TV Periodicals, Treasures from the Film Archives, International Directory of Film/TV Documentation Collections, Bibliography of FIAF Members Publications.

Coverage

Indexes film details and criticism from the 1940s to present. This database also includes full text for a number of journal titles.

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Publisher

ProQuest Information and Learning Company.

 

 

Fitch Connect

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Description

Provides financial data on banks, insurance firms, corporates and sovereigns.   Includes the world’s leading bank fundamental data set, and ratings and research covering the fixed-income universe.

Publisher

Fitch Ltd.

 

 

FLAG (Foreign Law Guide)

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Description

Holdings of foreign primary-source materials in UK libraries.

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Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

 

 

 

FreeMedicalJournals.com

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