Below is a list of databases accessible to NUST Library. Should you experience problems in accessing any of these resources or if you need more login information, feel free to contact the Reference Librarian. NOTE: Use of these resources is strictly not for commercial gain. It is limited to research purposes only. NUST will not be held liable for any violation of this regulation.
The journal of Acoustical Society of America (JASA).
Provides access to African reseach publications. Contents and abstracts
of articles in agricultural sciences, arts, culture and literature,
science and technology, and social sciences.
Free or low-cost access to major scientific journals in agriculture and
related biological, environmental and social sciences for public academic
institutions in developing countries.
The American Institute of Physics (AIP) is a non-profit membership corporation created for the purpose of promoting the advancement and diffusion of the knowledge of physics and its application to human welfare.
Physics, Atomic, molecular and optical physics, Condensed matter and materials physics, Nuclear physics, Particles, fields, gravitation, and cosmology Statistical, non-linear, and soft matter physics, accelerators and beams, Physics education research
Annual Reviews publications operate as a high quality filter, prioritising and synthesising the primary research literature in 37 different disciplines for the Biomedical, Life, Physical, Social Sciences and economics.
ASABE Technical Library includes a range of content including journals, textbook materials, monographs, standards and proceedings as well as the important reference work-in-progress, Design Topics.ASTM Compass Abstracts covers a vast range of subjects including (but not limited to) aerospace, chemical, civil engineering, environmental, geological, health and safety, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, materials science, laboratory testing and solar. Beech Tree Publishing
Beech Tree makes accessible two of its international, peer-reviewed academic journals on public policy for science, technology and innovation and on the evaluation of research.
Covers research in biological, ecological and environmental science.
BIR Publications is the publishing arm of the British Institute of Radiology (BIR), publishing books and journals covering all aspects of radiology, radiation oncology, medical physics and the underpinning sciences.
Provides free table of contents searching from 5 years of data for over 20 000 journals.
Covers every aspect of science, technology, medicine and humanities, in many languages.
Cambridge publishes over 300 peer-reviewed academic journals for the global market. Containing the latest research from a broad sweep of subject areas, Cambridge journals are accessible worldwide in print and online.
Full text of 20 online peer-reviewed journals in a broad range of scientific disciplines with back files dating back to 1996 in most cases.
Covers evidence based medicine and clinical trials.
A collection of ebooks to fulfill your research needs.
45 e-books, predominantly IFLA publications and 45 library and information science journals.
Duke University Press publishes 48 periodicals that span a range of disciplines within the humanities and social sciences.
Provides full-text, abstracted and indexed journals from all branches
of science, technology, medicine, social sciences and humanities.
Access to 8 major databases: Academic Search Premier; Business Source Premier; ERIC; Masterfile Premier; Newspaper Source; Health Source : Nursing & Academic; Health Source : Consumer Edition; Medline.
An instant digital library with more than 52,000 e-book titles spanning all academic subject areas.
Literary Studies, Philosophy, Historical Studies, African Studies, Linguistics, Film and Media Studies, Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies, Politics, Law, Scottish Studies.
Edward Elgar Publishing are one of the largest independent academic book publishers in the Social Sciences and Law. They offer 5 journals and a collection of 169 ebooks in Development Studies.
Management, and library and information science journals.
Expanded Academic: Unparalleled in its depth and scope, this premier database offers balanced coverage of every academic subject.
Specifically created for research across all academic disciplines, Expanded Academic ASAP offers balanced coverage of every academic concentration – from advertising and microbiology to history and women’s studies.
Expanded Academic and Health & Wellness Resource Center: General research database that covers subject areas from art and literature to economics and the sciences.Gale Virtual Reference Library- Business Allows you to provide reference -books to your users online, offering remote, 24 hour access. No specialized reader or hardware are required just a standard Web browser and the Adobe Acrobat® plug-in.
Geology,earth science,quarterly journal of engineering geology & hydrogeology.
Highwire press provides a list of journals offering free online access to developing economies. Individual publishers use the World Bank’s list of low income economies for determining access.
Free access to 2300 biomedical and related social sciences journals and
other resources for health sector and academic institutions in 120 developing
Specially prepared, online, animated, audio-visual lectures by world leading authorities. cover biomedicine, life sciences, management, marketing, finance, advertising and many more topics.
Over 20 Research journals and letters in electrical and electronic engineering.
INFORMS publishes 13 scholarly journals, including the flagship journals Management Science and Operations Research, a journal for the practice of OR/MS (Interfaces), the new online-only journal Service Science, as well as an open access journal (INFORMS Transactions on Education.
Intellect Journals Intellect is an independent academic publisher with a firm commitment to supporting original thinking in new and emerging subject areas within the fields of visual arts, film studies, cultural & media studies, and performing arts. International Forestry Review
The International Forestry Review is a peer-reviewed scholarly journal that publishes original research and review papers on all aspects of forest policy and science, with an emphasis on issues of transnational significance. It is published four times per year, in March, June, September and December. Theme editions are a regular feature and attract a wide audience.
The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) eLibrary simplifies analysis and research with direct access to the IMF’s periodicals, books, working papers and studies, and data and statistical tools. It provides information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction, and much more.
JSTOR is an archive of scholarly journals covering the following disciplines: Economics, History, Political Science, Language & Literature, Art & Art History, Music, Mathematics & Statistics and Education
LanTEEAL (Available at the Library)
Full-text articles in the agricultural sciences: agricultural economics,
aquaculture, crop and soil science, livestock production, microbiology, natural
resource management, plant protection, rural development.
55 authoritative publications in the most exciting and promising areas
of biomedical research, clinical medicine, surgery, law, and science.
Chemistry, Clinical Practice & Research, Earth & Environment, life sciences, and physical sciences
NPG – Nature
Publishes 79 journals and online databases across the life, physical and applied sciences and, most recently, clinical medicine.
Palgrave Macmillan offer a combined portfolio of over 60 peer-reviewed e-journals in the field of Business, Social Sciences and the Humanities.
Provides free access to one of the world’s largest collections of environmental science literature.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development provides access
to 18 SourceOECD Books, 24 SourceOECD Periodicals, SourceOECD Statistics
(large range of topics from Agriculture), IEA Statistics (including
Energy Prices and Taxes, World Energy Statistics and Balances etc.)
Brings together decisions on public international law from international courts and tribunals, domestic courts and ad hoc tribunals.
Biological Sciences, Medicine, Pyblic Health& Epidimiology, Humanities, Social Sciences, Law, Economics, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Computers, Physics.
Oxford Texbook of MedicineOxford Medicine Online is a digital platform hosting Oxford University Press’ prestigious medical titles. This resource brings together authoritative texts by world-renowned authors available online for the first time.
Palgrave Macmillan offer a combined portfolio of 25 peer-reviewed e-journals.
Provides pediatric neurologists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, pediatricians, psychiatrists, psychologists, educators and other health professionals with a detailed reference guide to the diagnosis, etiology, pathology, treatment and prognosis of nervous diseases of infants, children and adolescents. Content is intended to be accessible to readers in any medical discipline.
Project MUSE provides online access to over 430 full-text journals from 70 publishers in humanities and social science. MUSE pricing meets library needs around the world.
Clinical Medicine is published six times a year.The journal is read by physicians both established and in training in hospitals across the world. It features a wide range of articles including original papers, professional issues, clinical guidance, medical humanities, ethics and clinical governance. The journal publishes the key features from the College lectures and conferences.
Mathematics, engineering and other physical sciences, All biological sciences; particularly good on ecology, environment, Multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary science.
All branches of chemistry including traditional fields (organic, inorganic, analytical chemistry) plus newer developments and cross-disciplinary studies such as natural products and green chemistry.
SAGE Publications is an independent international publisher of journals, books, and electronic media. Focuses on Social Sciences & Humanities, health Sciences, Life & Biomedical Sciences, Material Sciences & Engineering.
Over 550 journals in the business, humanities, social sciences and STM.
Springer is one the most leading international scientific publishing companies. Springer ejournals cover a wide range of subjects including biomedicine and the life sciences, clinical medicine, physics, engineering, mathematics, computer sciences, human sciences, social sciences and economics, Education, Learning. All articles become free-access 18 months after first publication
Taylor & Francis, founded in the City of London in 1798, is one of the oldest commercial journals publisher in the world, and one of the leading global academic publishers. The Taylor & Francis Group publishes more than 1,500 journals each year.
Over 50,000 eBooks are available from across the Humanities, Social Sciences, Education and Law.
The Free Medical Journals Site was created to promote the free availability of full text medical journals on the Internet.
Review articles, case reports, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.
(Hosted on JSTOR). University of California Press, Journals and Digital Publishing Division, disseminates scholarship of enduring value. Its collection of print and online journals spans topics in the humanities and social sciences, with concentrations in sociology, musicology, history, religion, cultural and area studies, ornithology, law, and literature.
(Hosted on JSTOR). The Journals Division of the Press distributes more than 50 journals and hardcover serials, presenting original research from international scholars in the social sciences, humanities, education, biological and medical sciences, and physical sciences
Wiley online Library provides access to over 500 journals in Science, Technology, Medicine, Humanities and social Sciences collection.
Africa Development Indicators is the premier data source on the African economy. It contains over 1,400 indicators and time series from 1965 for 53 countries.
The World Bank eLibrary provides access to a growing collection of more than 6,000 ebooks, journal articles, and working papers from the world’s most authoritative source on international development as they are published.
Focuses on financial flows, trends in external debt, and other major financial indicators for developing countries.
Provides daily updates of global economic developments, with coverage of high income- as well as developing countries. Daily data updates are provided for exchange rates, equity markets, interest rates, stripped bond spreads, and emerging market bond indices. Monthly data coverage (updated daily and populated upon availability) is provided for consumer prices, high-tech market indicators, industrial production and merchandise trade.
World Development Indicators (WDI) is the primary World Bank database for development data from officially-recognized international sources. Global Development Finance (GDF) provides external debt and financial flows statistics for countries that report public and publicly-guaranteed debt under the World Bank’s Debtor Reporting System (DRS).