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Academic Database

Acoustical Society of America (ASA)

The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America contains news items of interest to acoustical scientists, book reviews, references to contemporary papers in acoustics, reviews of acoustical patents, and news on the development of standards.


Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA) provides free or low-cost access to major scientific journals in agriculture and related biologicalenvironmental and related social sciences.


GOALI provides free or low cost online access to legal research and training in developing countries on law and law-related content covering over 2,500 journals, 12,000 books, and 35 other information resources from 65 publishers.

Access to Research for Development and Innovation (ARDI)

literature that are critical to the innovation process in major scientific and technical journals in fields such as biotechnology and organic chemistry.

African Journal Online (AJOL)

African Journals Online (AJOL), a multi-disciplinary database of African-published peer-reviewed scholarly journals. AJOL provides free online hosting peer-reviewed journals from 31 African countries.

Multi-disciplinary. Subjects covered include Social Sciences and the Humanities – politics, linguistics, law, mathematics, science and medicine

The African Digital Library offers free access to anyone living in Africa in the area of Education in Africa and Development in Africa. It contains more than 8000 full-text books and around 2400 free journals. African Digital Library (ADL)

Database of African Theses and Dissertations (DATAD)

Contains citations and abstracts for theses and dissertations completed in African universities from all subject areas.


BioOne is an open resource that provides access to over 140 journals with full text peer- reviewed research articles focused on the biologicalecological, and environmental sciences.

American Institute of Physics Journals

AIP Publishing provides the global physical sciences community with a comprehensive collection of highly cited peer reviewed scientific information. AIP Publishing’s portfolio includes prestigious titles such as Applied Physics Letters, Journal of Applied Physics and The Journal of Chemical Physics, and the AIP Conference Proceedings series.

Britannica Online Academic delivers fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. The combination of the Encyclopædia Britannica and Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurusmagazines and periodicals, editorially reviewed websites and many other research tools provides the variety of reliable sources students need for research—all in one place.

EBSCOHost is the interface for databases the library subscribes to from EBSCO Publishing including Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, Religion and Philosophy Collection, EconLit and others. EBSCOHost provides access to over 10,000 e-journals on a wide range of subjects. Includes specialist databases for business & economics, media, languages and social sciences.

 Google Scholar

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articlesthesesbooksabstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.

HINARI is a World Health Organisation (WHO) project partnered by international publishers to assist developing countries have access to biomedical and health literature. The database has about 12,700 journals, 24,900 e-books and about 70 other information resources.



IMF Electronic Library

This is a subscribed service that provides access to authoritative, harmonized and global statistics such us International Financial Statistics, Balance of Payment Statistics, Direction of Trade Statistics, Government Financial Statistics, trade investment and others.



Access full text articles from Physics Education, the international journal for everyone involved with the teaching of physics in schools and colleges. Subject coverage includes applied physics, computer science, condensed matter and materials science, high energy and nuclear physics, mathematics, applied mathematics and mathematical physics, measurement science and sensors, medical and biological sciences, optical, atomic and molecular physics, physics education and plasma physics.



A trusted digital archive that cuts across disciplines and includes full text to more than 2,000 academic journals, dating back to the first volume ever published. JSTOR provides full-text online access to back issues of selected scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, law, international relations, political science, and governance.


Oxford English Dictionary

Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is a subscribed service and viewed as the authority on the English language. It is an unparalleled guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world. It also offers the best in etymological analysis and in listing of variant spellings, and it shows pronunciation using the International Phonetic Alphabet.

Online Access to Research in the Environment (OARE)

A Resecrh4Life database offers full text to environmental science research.

Royal Society of Chemistry

Royal Society of Chemistry is a scientific publisher of biologybiophysicschemical sciencematerialsmedicinal drug discovery and physics high-impact journals and books. RSC provides an online Journal Archive of backfile containing all articles published by the RSC (and its forerunner societies)


The World Bank e-Library is an electronic portal to the World Bank’s full-text collection of books, reports/working papers, journals and other documents on social and economic development. It offers fully indexed and cross-searchable database of 6,000+ books, reports, journals, and working papers, as well as every new title as it becomes available in print.

 Provides access to over 560 journals in BusinessHumanitiesSocial Sciences, and ScienceTechnology and Medicine – Full text.

Sage Research Methods Online (SRMO)

Sage Research Methods Online offers full text materials on research methods, major research paradigmscognitive researchqualitative and quantitative researches as well as designing research questions.

Medicine & Nursing, Physics and Astronomy, Polymers and Materials Science.Wiley – Blackwell Wiley Online Library is a leading international resource for scientific, technical, medical and scholarly content providing access to millions of articles across a wide range of journals. The Subject Strengths are Chemistry & Physics, Computer Science, Engineering, Life, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Mathematics & Statistics


Emerald Publishing Limited is a scholarly publisher of academic journals and books in the fields of management, business, education, library studies, health care, and engineering.