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This robust collection offers historical documents that highlight the widespread political, social, and industrial changes that Britain faced during the 18th century. The collection features 18th century British Parliamentary Papers from the House of Commons and House of Lords. Topics include the Industrial Revolution, the American Revolution, British politics, and British colonialism.
This collection offers access to British government records in the form of the House of Commons Parliamentary Papers from 2010-2012 to 2013/2014. Searchable full-text and detailed indexing are available.
ABI/INFORM Complete is a comprehensive business database that delivers over 6,800 journals. It covers key disciplines like accounting, economics, finance, information technology, management, marketing, risk management, and supply chain.
Covers journals, reference reports, proceedings, dissertations and more, including over 2,300 publications with hundreds in full-text in accounting & Tax. It does not only cover recent news and topics, but also the history influencing important accounting and tax issues of the day.
Al Manhal is a leading database that provides a unique opportunity to all QNL users to access Arabic ebooks, full text of peer-reviewed eJournals, and thousands of full-text dissertations & theses from the Arab world's leading universities, research centers and scientific societies. Al Manhal also provides you with the Middle East Strategic Studies Online (MESSO), which is the most comprehensive source for research, intelligence and analysis in Middle East affairs.
The American Film Institute Catalog is a premier resource for studying American motion pictures. The database includes all films produced in the United States from 1892 to 1973. It also includes records for the Institute’s Top Ten Films for the years 2000 to 2007.
The Annual Register is a detailed chronicle of events from 1758 to date. It is a digitized version of the classic 240+ volume reference work. Every year, a new volume is published describing the events of the past year. Topics covered include world politics, scientific discoveries, obituaries, and more.
Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ASSIA) covers health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, and education. Updated monthly, ASSIA currently contains records from over 500 journals published in 16 different countries.
ARTbibliographies Modern is a specialized bibliography available for the study of modern and contemporary art with full abstracts and indexing from the late 1960s onwards. It covers painting, sculpture, photography, video, and more.
Arts and Humanities Full Text includes peer-reviewed articles relevant to the fields of applied arts and cultural studies. Subject strengths are art, design, photography, archaeology, architecture, interior design, modern languages and literatures, and cultural studies.
ASME (American Society for Mechanical Engineers) Digital Collection provides access to ASME’s repository of current and archival literature including some of the most prestigious journals, conference proceedings, and books on more than 30 mechanical engineering topics published from 1960 to the present.
The ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library is a vast collection of industry-leading standards and technical engineering information. The Library covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering.
Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals is a citation database that indexes more than 2,500 periodicals published worldwide on architecture and design, city or urban planning, archaeology, interior design, and historic preservation.
Benezit Dictionary of Artists is an essential source for research on artists outside the traditional canon, with bibliographies to encourage further study. In addition to its outstanding scope and depth, two features in particular make Benezit unique among art reference works; its superb coverage of obscure artists and the inclusion of images of artists’ signatures, monograms, and stamps
It is an online bibliography covers all publication in Arabic which was published before 1960. The Bibliography has 60,000 records of sources in Arabic and Latin from The British Library, The National Library of Egypt, and The Library of Congress.
This is an online database that enhances the experience of reading a book. It allows the reader to dig deeper into the book’s themes and origins and learn how the author's life and times contributed to the work.
‘Books In Print’ contains records for millions of in-print, out-of-print, and forthcoming books. It also includes e-book, audiobook, and video titles. Reviews from well-known resources are included when available. The Global edition contains an expanded global view including records of titles from the U.S., Canada, Europe, U.K., and Australia.
This online database provides access to current Canadian news content from over 360 news sources starting in the 1970s. Newspapers including The Globe and Mail and Toronto Star along with newswires and broadcast transcripts in full-text format.
Canadian Business & Current Affairs Complete provides current events, business, science, and academic information produced in Canada. It has four database subsets: Business, Current Events, Education, and Reference.
This literature resource features works from prominent and emerging authors of the past and present. It invites researchers, scholars, and students to use its resources to engage in scholarly debates that are relevant to literature, linguistics, and the humanities in general.
The Chemical Hazards in Industry is an online database that provides access to scientific and trade literature on Safety and health hazards of chemicals used in the chemical and related industries. Coverage includes chemical and biological hazards, disposal, storage and transportation, waste management and legislation.
This online database has 597 selected titles from 80+ publishers. Credo Reference authoritative content covers various major subject areas which include arts, medicine, psychology, history, technology, and literature. It offers a mixed collection of reference resources such as general and subject encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographies, bibliographies, chronologies, handbooks, atlases, and more. Its platform aggregates content to provide researchers with a cross-searchable learning experience via its signature concept map.
DeGruyter Journals offers access to the full texts of over 640 journals and yearbooks, covering a wide variety of content in humanities, medicine, the sciences, and law. Some journals have German language titles and include contributions in English and other languages.
DAAI is a leading source of abstracts and bibliographic records for articles, news, and reviews published in design and applied arts periodicals. It covers disciplines including ceramics, graphic design, fashion, interior design, architecture, web design, animation, and more.
This is an online database that provides more than 16,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the World's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres. It includes ‘DLB Documentary Series’, ‘DLB Main Series’, and ‘DLB Yearbook Series’.
The Digital National Security Archive contains declassified United States government documents, including 38 collections consisting of meticulously indexed documents. It is compiled by top scholars and experts, and covers the most critical world events.
This database provides access to Arabic language dissertations and theses in all academic disciplines from various Arab universities. The platform covers more than 70,000 titles, with more than 30,000 in full text.
Early English Books Online (EEBO) covers the first books published in English through the 17th Century. It contains titles listed in Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640), Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700), and the Thomason Tracts (1640-1661) collection.
EBSCOhost Research Databases provides combined access to a number of relevant resources for elementary and middle school students, including Primary Search, Middle Search Plus and Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia.
EcoLink is considered as the first Arabic database in the field of business administration and economics in the region. It provides comprehensive coverage of all the management disciplines through access to Arabic periodicals published all over the world
Economist Intelligence Unit provides access to country-focused financial conditions, techniques & regulations, and economic and business forecasts produced by the Economist Intelligence Unit. The subscription includes Global Country Forecast, Global Country Reports, Global Viewswire, and Global Country Data.
Economist Intelligence Unit Country Reports Archive provides access to a comprehensive archive that covers global political, economic and commercial developments analysis for all countries from 1952 to 1995. The complete archive includes quarterly economic reviews, in-depth reports and statistics, and downloadable figures and tables.
ERIC provides access to more than 1.2 million bibliographic records indexed since 1996. The education database contains records of journal articles, research reports, curriculum and teaching guides, conference papers, and books.
EduSearch: is a huge educational informatics gateway which is considered as the optimal and integrated solution that fits the requirements of specialists and researchers because it covers a wide range of topics in the field of education
Royal Society of Chemistry journals are full-text scientific journals covering research articles in multidisciplinary areas of general chemistry, chemical biology, medicine and other chemical sciences.
This online database offers full-text access to over 2000 ebooks titles covering law, economics, Islamic finance, business studies, public and social policy, energy policy and the environment. It includes reference books, scholarly monographs, research handbooks, companions and much more.
E-Marefa is an Arabic language database containing over 1,000 scholarly journals from the MENA region. Subjects covered include human sciences (literature, history, education, arts, and languages), social sciences (politics, sociology, and law), medical and health, business and economics, engineering, IT, and the natural and life sciences.
Emerald Insight includes journals and books relevant to a range of subject areas including accounting and finance, economics, management, marketing, education, information studies, engineering, sociology, and tourism and hospitality.
Encyclopedia Britannica Academic Edition contains the online version of the standard encyclopedia, an Arabic Translation Tool plus full-text journal and magazine articles and Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary.
Encyclopedia of Arabic Languages and Linguistics covers all relevant fields in Arabic linguistics, both general and language specific. It deals with all levels of the language, from pre-Classical Arabic, Classical Arabic, Modern Standard Arabic, Arabic vernacular, to mixed varieties of Arabic
The Encyclopedia of the Qur'an is an online dictionary covering all Qur’anic terms, concepts, personalities, place names, and cultural history which are mentioned in the Holy Qur’an, and gives an explanation for each entry. It also gives entries for verses from the Qur’an, and allows to search by terms in each verse.
Environmental Impact Statements provides full-text documents and digests. Most of the collection includes a description of major habitats and a list of the plant and animal species present. The database pays attention on the presence of threatened species, a supplementary document, the Species Impact Statement (SIS).
FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals offers in-depth coverage of the world's foremost academic and popular film journals. It contains article citations from more than 345 periodicals. There are links from the FIAF index records to the full-text of the article within the database where available.
ProQuest Flow is an online reference and document manager for researchers to collect, use, share and cite information. Flow is offered on a trial basis only at this time. Users may use Flow and import their existing Refworks citations. However, citations created in Flow cannot be moved back into RefWorks.
Grolier Online is a collection of online resources such as encyclopedias, dictionaries, interactive maps, world newspapers, informational video clips, and more for students in elementary, middle, and high schools, along with their librarians and educators.
Grove Art Online is a scholarly art encyclopedia covering both Western and non-Western art. This database is an essential source for research on artists outside the traditional canon, with bibliographies to encourage further study. It also has historical auction records and exhibition histories support research on the reception and value of art across time.
Grove Art Online is a scholarly art encyclopedia covering both Western and non-Western art. It contains vast number of entries on visual arts and learning resources that organize the content for use in art and art history classrooms making it an essential source for scholar and students.
History Study Center has historical reference materials that spans from ancient times to current events. It has over 40,000 documents that showcase historical events and provide quick and valuable facts for a variety of users from high school students to history scholars.
HumanIndex is a pioneer source in diverse areas of humanities like history, geography, archeology, library and information science, and others. It allows specialists and researchers to access all the research and studies published in Arabic since 1940
This is an abstract and index database that covers literature on Islam. It includes more than 415,000 records. The materials cited in the index include books, journals, conference proceedings, monographs, and book reviews.
International Bibliography of Art is the successor to the Bibliography of the History of Art. International Bibliography of Art provides authoritative coverage of European art from late antiquity to the present, American art from the colonial era to the present, and global art since 1945.
International Index to Music Periodicals Full Text (IIMP) provides indexing and abstracts for over 470 international music periodicals from over 30 countries. The database currently includes over 900,000 records, mostly after 1996
International Index to Performing Arts (IIPA) provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 international periodicals. The database includes over 500,000 records, the majority of which index articles after 1998.
The JSTOR archive includes more than 1,500 leading academic journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. The entire back runs of journals (from volume 1, issue 1) are provided with an embargo for the most recent 3 years.
The Current Scholarship Program adds current journal issues to the JSTOR platform. Titles span more than 20 disciplines, including leading journals in business & economics, education, history, language & literature, and other disciplines. All current journals are linked and cross-searchable with archival journals and ebooks on JSTOR.
This is a curriculum-based online database for middle school and junior high school students. It provides quick access to authoritative and relevant reference content in areas of science, literature, arts and biographies, among others.
This collection of eBook series covers all disciplines of human medicine. It provides full-text access to volumes of current and back eBook series published by Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers since 1997.
This online database was developed especially for children from kindergarten through grade 5, with an appealing graphic interface for easy use. It provides access to reference content, magazines, newspapers, maps, charts, graphs, and more than 13,000 searchable images. A wide variety of topics are covered, including current events, geography, science, health, people and more.
This online database provides information about Laboratory hazards scanned from the primary scientific and trade literature worldwide. It covers laboratory workers in all fields, analytical and hospital laboratories.
This online database provides an extensive compilation of literary commentary covering centuries of analysis. It includes scholarly and popular commentary from broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books and periodicals.
This is a leading online resource for the study and teaching of literature in English. It is a fully integrated service that combines the texts of over 355,000 literary works with a vast library of key criticism and reference resources. It includes an ever-growing library of full-text journals and author biographies.
Literature Resource Center is a comprehensive online literature database that provides access to full text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines covering all genres, disciplines, and time periods.
This online database provides indexing and full-text access to thousands of poems, short stories, essays, plays, and speeches in various areas such as literature, history, economics, sociology, art & architecture, philosophy, psychology, science, and drama dating back to the 9th Century BC. Its entries include biographies, author pictures, and entry explanations.
This online database provides access to information relevant to marine natural products research. Its content includes revised compounds, synthesis, ecology and biological activities, as well as trivial names, compound information, formulae, molecular mass, and numbers of various functional groups, UV and taxonomic data.
Medline with Full Text provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. It is a comprehensive source of full text articles from 1,470 journal titles indexed in MEDLINE.
EBSCO Middle Search Plus provides access to full-text of popular middle school magazines, biographies, historical essays, primary source documents, and image collections of photos, maps, and flags. All full-text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator.
Music Online is a comprehensive database of audio recordings, video, music reference, and scores published by Alexander Street Press. Every object in the collection is indexed for subjects, historical events, people, genres, cultural groups, places, and time periods.
Natural Product Updates provides bibliographic information to primary sources of recent developments in natural products chemistry including biosynthesis, structure elucidation, synthesis and biological activity studies.
Naxos Music Library is a comprehensive collection of classical music with over 170,000 tracks, including classical, jazz, and world music. It also includes information on the different works with biographical information on composers or artists in Naxos's database.
Naxos Music Library Jazz (NMLJ) offers a selection of jazz legends and contemporary jazz. It includes famous jazz legends and newly selected titles from leading independent labels that are added every month.
Novelist K-8 is a database that meets the fictional reading needs of elementary and middle school students. It contains enhanced subject access for thousands of fiction titles, picture books, and chapter books.
Novelist Plus is a reading guide and advisory tool suitable for all age groups. It contains recommendations for fiction and nonfiction, author read-a-likes, book discussion guides, award lists, book cover images, and nearly 40,000 first chapter excerpts.
OECD iLibrary is the online library of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and contains its eBooks, chapters, articles, papers and statistics of data going back to 1960s covering over 80 countries. Information is suitable for a wide range of users including universities, researchers and business.
OneClickdigital is an English only digital audio-book database that allows users to download audio-books to any iPod, iPhone, iPad, or computer running a Windows or Macintosh operating system. The collection of approximately 6,100 items includes genres such as popular general fiction, literary fiction, science fiction, classic fiction, mystery, biography, and creative non-fiction. After you sign in to your Qatar National Library account, you will be redirected to the OneClickDigital website. The first time you arrive on the site, you will need to create an account. Here is a video to help you sign in and use the site. Once in the site, click HELP to learn more about how to use the service.
You will need to download OneClickdigital Media Manager to listen to the audiobooks, click here to download.
Ovid is a pioneer health research platform that provides access to a large collection of full-text peer–reviewed journals and multimedia on behavioral and social sciences, clinical medicine, nursing, public health, physical science & engineering, and other related fields in medical sciences.
Oxford Constitutions of the World contains fully-translated English-language versions of all the world's constitutions (both national and sub-national), accompanied by individual jurisdictional commentaries and supplementary materials.
Oxford Legal Research Library provides integrated access to authoritative content and key titles in the area of international commercial arbitration, international commercial law, financial and banking law, and private international law.
Oxford Music Online combines several important reference works for the study of music such as New Grove Encyclopedia of Music and Musicians , The Encyclopedia of Popular Music, New Grove Dictionary of Opera, New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, The Oxford Dictionary of Music, and The Oxford Companion to Music.
The Oxford Reference Library provides access to Oxford Research Library Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East, Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy, and Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt. This database is a comprehensive reference tool that covers large number of full-text records.
Oxford Reports on International Law provides up-to-date coverage of public international case law, reporting on international courts, domestic courts and ad hoc tribunals. Case reports contain the full text of each decision, headnote, as well as analytical commentary and English translations of a number of key non-English decisions.
This provides easy access for more than 230 academic and research journals in Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science. It allows users to search by title of journal or article. The database also offers perpetual access for all previous issues.
Periodicals Index Online is a leading multidisciplinary index to the arts, humanities, and social sciences. The scope is international, including journals in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and most other European languages. Over 30% of the content indexed is from non-English scholarly titles.
Pharmaceutical News Index in PQ Central gives researchers access to the latest information on medical technology, research, and legislative developments in the pharmaceutical, healthcare, biotechnology, medical devices, and cosmetic industries.
Pilots provides access to citations and abstracts information of published literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events. Coverage is from 1871 to current.
Pivot is an indispensable source of information on funding opportunities. The database provides access to a directory of sponsors, scholarships, fellowships, research assistant-ships, and grants proposals. As this is a tool designed for use by users affiliated with academic institutions, it quickly and easily brings together people with specific interests with funding opportunities in those areas.
EBSCO Primary Search is designed specifically for elementary school students. It contains full-text for more than 70 popular, elementary school magazines. In addition to the full-text collection, this database offers indexing and abstracts for nearly 100 magazines.
Primary Sources MEMO 1: Pioneer Orientalists provides rare, digitized Arabic manuscripts from the Leiden University Library. Pioneer Orientalists has rich Arabic content with over 300 digitized volumes in full color, resulting in over 500 Arabic texts. It can be searched in English or with Arabic transliteration.
Primary Sources MEMO 2: The Ottoman Legacy of Levinus Warner is an online publication that contains 45, 809 pages of Ottoman Turkish, Arabic, and Persian texts. These manuscripts were collected by the great scholar himself during his stay in Istanbul from 1644 until his death in 1665.
ProQuest Advanced Technologies and Aerospace Collection is a bibliographic database that covers the basic and applied research in aeronautics, astronautics, and space sciences. It also provides access to reports issued by NASA, other U.S. government agencies, international institutions, private firms, and other learned institutions.
ProQuest Atmospheric Science Collection provides full-text articles that cover related atmospheric science, reachable figures and tables within articles, and a wide collection of bibliographic records from Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts (MGA). MGA delivers access to international atmospheric sciences literature, which is the most comprehensive database in meteorology.
The Biological Science Database provides access to full-text scholarly literature in all biological science fields covering conference proceedings, technical reports, monographs and selected books and patents.
The Biology Journals in PQ Central includes 410 titles with more than 360 available in full text. It covers a wide range of biology-related topics such as biological chemistry, biophysics, botany, cytology and histology, environmental studies, microbiology, microscopy, and zoology.
The Computing in PQ Central includes 510 titles with over 400 available in full text. It delivers information on product reviews, database design and management, software, hardware, e-commerce, website development, intranets and extranets, and technology management from scholarly journals, trade publications, and consumer titles.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses – Full Text is the official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress and the database of record for graduate research. It includes over 1 million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format and nearly 3 million searchable citations from around the world from 1743 to the present day.
ProQuest Earth Science provides a full-text collection of articles, with reachable figures and tables, and a wide range content of bibliographic records from GeoRef, which is the most inclusive database that offers access to global geoscience literature.
ProQuest Engineering Collection provides access to full-text and discipline oriented bibliographic abstracts that cover new technologies, civil, mechanical, environmental, earthquake, mechanical, and transportation engineering.
ProQuest Entrepreneurship delivers vital resources on entrepreneurial information such as video clips, business plans, market research, start-up plans and templates, journal and magazine contents, business cases, working papers, conference proceedings, full text dissertations, blogs, and company profiles.
Environmental Science Collection database includes discipline-oriented bibliographic abstracts and over 1,100 full-text journals published worldwide. It also includes over 4,000 full-text government reports, and over 1.2 million digitized pages from over 1,700 U.S. Environmental Impact Statements.
ProQuest European Business provides access to the latest information on business, finance and economic fields in Europe since 1971. It covers more than 190 pioneering titles of trade and scholarly journals, including The Economist, Fortune, and European Business Journal.
Family Health in PQ Central includes general medical journals that cover an enormous range of subjects of value in the public library context – from sports injuries to women’s health, from food to nutrition to midwifery, and from eye care to dentistry.
Health and Medical Complete in PQ Central combines the clinical research titles available in ProQuest Medical Library with hundreds of additional consumer and health administration titles. It provides in-depth coverage from over 1,950 publications with over 1,660 available in full text.
Health Management in PQ Central is designed to meet the needs of researchers studying the field of health administration. The content provides relevant information on a wide range of topics, including hospitals, insurance, law, statistics, business management, personnel management, ethics, health economics, and public health administration.
ProQuest Illustrata: Natural Sciences is an Interdisciplinary database covering a range of scholarly journals in biology, medical sciences, earth sciences, environmental studies, pharmacy, public health and education.
Provides access to tables and figures from scholarly and technical literature titles covering a wide range of subject areas such as aerospace, computer science, electronics, engineering, materials science, physics, and telecommunications.
ProQuest Indian Journals is a specialized set of full-text, subscription based scholarly journals from the business, medical, science, technology, social sciences, and humanities disciplines, published entirely in India.
ProQuest Library Science gives users full-text access to over 150 publications in library and information science. It provides full-text support for the core titles included in ProQuest’s authoritative Library & Information Science Abstracts database (LISA).
ProQuest Medical Library has over 1,250 titles, with more than 1,120 medical titles in full text with abstracts and indexing from the well-known MEDLINE database. It also includes charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements essential to medical research.
Military Collection in PQ Central covers topics across all government and military branches including international relations, political science, criminology, defense, aeronautics and space fight, communications, civil engineering, and more. It includes over 600 titles, with more than 410 available in full text.
The Natural Science Collection includes discipline oriented bibliographic abstracts databases and full-text scholarly and trade journals, magazines, reports, books, conference proceedings, and news materials relevant to the field of natural sciences.
Newsstand includes international, national and regional papers such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Washington Post, The Guardian, El Norte, Jerusalem Post, and South China Morning Post.
Nursing and Allied Health Source in PQ Central provides users with reliable healthcare information in nursing, allied health, alternative and complementary medicine, and much more. It is designed to meet the needs of researchers at healthcare facilities as well as nursing and allied health programs at academic institutions.
Pharma Collection offers access to over 2,650 scholarly full text journals. It is a comprehensive database that covers not only medical, clinical, and scientific titles, but also other topics valuable to all pharmaceutical company employees, from human resources to research and development, and from marketing to finance.
Public Health database delivers core public health literature with access to over 750 publications, with over 520 in full text. It contains journals, newspaper articles, reports, trade publications, and more published in 1972 to present.
Religion covers formal theological studies and commentary on topics of general interest from the perspectives of many, worldwide religions. It contains more than 260 journals, most of which are full-text. Many titles are from religious publishing bodies and non-denominational organizations.
ProQuest Research Companion helps students do scholarly research. It contains more than 80 short videos that are organized into nine Learning Modules that answer questions like "How do I choose a topic?" "Where do I find information?" and "How do I evaluate sources?"
Science Journals in PQ Central is a definitive resource for researchers studying both the applied and general sciences. It contains publications dating back to 1986 with more than 1,200 documents available in full text.
Social Science Journal in ProQuest Central includes over 930 titles, with more than 640 available in full-text. Social Science Journals provides information on hundreds of topics, including addiction studies, urban studies, family studies, and international relations.
The Technology Collection includes 5 discipline-oriented bibliographic abstracts databases and full-text scholarly and trade journals, magazines, reports, books, conference proceedings, and news materials relevant to the fields of technology and engineering. It contains contents published from 1962 to present.
Telecommunications in ProQuest Central includes over 290 titles, with more than 220 available in full text. The database includes topics such as computer applications, data communications, data transmission systems, electronic data processing, information science, and information theory.
This is one of the leading citation tools. It allows users to create an account, save, and organize their search and research materials in a specific citation style such as the Modern Language Association (MLA) and American Psychological Association (APA). The “Write-N-Cite” plug in for Microsoft Office (available for Windows and Mac) enables users to cite their sources directly from their paper without switching to any other application. By using the “RefGrab-it” tool, users can cite any online source by importing it to their RefWorks account. It is as simple as importing the source easily, with one click right from their internet browser.
The Royal Society of Chemistry provides access to journals on multidisciplinary subject fields such as biology, biophysics, energy and environment, engineering, materials, medicine and physics, in addition to the core chemical sciences.
Safari Tech Books Online provides access to more than 21,000 digital books and videos on topics ranging from programming to IT networking to project management to graphic design to business strategy published by over 100 publishers.
This is an interdisciplinary database that provides full text articles from more than 645 journals in Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science. It allows users to search by title of journals or by subject. The database also offers perpetual access for all previous issues.
The Elsevier Science Direct is a leading resource for diverse scientific collections. The database includes more than 2,500 journals and almost 20,000 book chapters on physical sciences and engineering, life sciences, health, social sciences, and humanities.
Scopus is a large abstract and citation database containing both peer-reviewed research literature and quality web sources. It includes 21,000 titles from more than 5,000 international publishers in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities.
This online database provides original, scholar signed essays on the lives and works of authors from around the World from all time periods. Entries include concise essays, citations, and biographical information that place the author and their works in a personal and historical context.
EBSCO's Searchasaurus interface provides a fun and easy way for primary school students to enhance and develop basic search methodologies. Students will be riveted by a colorful, animated interface, as they gather information on a wide range of topics.
SIRS Discoverer is a general reference resource for beginning learners and researchers. It is aimed towards students in the primary and preparatory grades. SIRS Discoverer helps students with the skills of research, writing, and language.
SIRS Researcher is a general reference database containing thousands of full-text articles exploring social, scientific, health, historic, business, economic, political and global issues. Articles and graphics are selected from over 1,600 international publications.
Snapshots Series is a source of market research data, offering worldwide market data for a broad range of industries and regions. It includes over 8,800 market reports across 43 industries in 40 countries.
This online database is a leading source of information on the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults. Students, teachers and researchers will find it very useful for in-depth analysis and report writing on authors and illustrators as it provides author’s personal life, career, writings, adaptations and sources. It also includes illustrated autobiographical essays with personal photographs.
This is a large collection of scientific, technical and medical eBooks and journals. Searchers will see everything provided by the vendor. However, only those ebooks that do not show "show summary" are available full text. The library is unable to purchase individual articles and chapters at this time.
A bibliographic research database covering physical and chemical properties and uses of materials. It includes all the volumes of the Landolt-Börnstein Series as well as other specialized materials science databases. It provides bibliographic data and links to original content.
The Student Research Center (SRC) is EBSCO's interface designed for students aged 10-18. SRC provides students in secondary schools with the most appropriate research tools to obtain the information that they need from their EBSCO databases.
This online database provides full-text coverage from more than 1,250 magazines and newspapers that are updated daily. High school students will find thousands of biographies, essays, photographs and illustrations, hard-to-find primary source documents, audio and video files on a wide range of topics.
Taylor and Francis Online Journal Library consists of 2 databases, the Science & Technology Library (ST Library) and the Social Science and Humanities Library (SSH Library). It has a broad multidisciplinary collection with access to over 1500 titles covering 19 broad subjects.
This is a multiple database that offers online access to over 11,500 monographs and historic records covering chemical substances, including human and veterinary drugs and biological and natural products.
TumbleBookCloud Junior is an online collection of eBooks and read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books designed specifically for kids in grades three to six.
TumbleBook Library provides access to a great source of animated talking picture books, puzzles, games, quizzes, videos, and learning language sources for children and teens. It can also be used as a tool for instructors.
This online database provides full-text access to literary critical interpretation and discussion of nearly 600 lives and works of authors and literary movements and genres. All entries feature a complete chronology, a biography, an analysis, and an annotated bibliography. It is a scholar’s literary reference resource consisting of Twayne's United States Authors, Twayne's English Authors, and Twayne's World Authors.
The Oxford University Press Archive holds the records of the University's printing and publishing activities from the 17th century to date. The records of the Oxford English Dictionary form a major part of the collection.
This online database provides access to the full-text of over 10,000 academic ebooks in 20 subject areas, covering the Humanities, Social Sciences, Medicine and Law. It includes titles from Oxford University Press and partner presses.
VAST: Academic Video Online is a large multidisciplinary database of searchable streaming videos to meet learning, teaching, and research interests. It has thousands of full video titles and many of them are award-winning films from notable producers and distributors.
Wiley Online Library Books provides full-text access to more than 18,000 scholarly and professional books, handbooks and dictionaries covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities.
Zinio provides access to the full version of several hundred popular magazines, from .NET (computers) to Zamoof! (kids education). You can have as many magazine subscriptions from the library as you like and read them on your computer or by using a Zinio App.
After you sign in to your Qatar National Library account, you will be redirected to the Zinio. The first time you arrive on the site, you will need to create an account. Here is a user guide to help you sign in. Once in the site, click HELP to learn how to use the service.
Note: When you go to the commercial website as the last step, you will be able to search and shop all of Zinio’s products, including those that you may purchase. Please note that the library does not control access to magazines other than those provided for free for you via our subscription. The library suggests you enable “safe search” mode in order to help prevent inadvertent access to materials you may not wish to view.
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The MoU outlines cooperation between the two institutions in various areas, including digitisation of historical documents, enhancing e-learning resources, development of training programmes for researchers and librarians, cooperative reference services and shared catalogues, inter-library lending, and document delivery.