Electronic Journals / Databases

Online Databases 

CUEA Library maintains and provides access to a wide variety of online or electronic resources in various subjects. Electronic resources are “electronic versions” of books, journals and newspapers among others. In addition, the online or electronic resources are easily available on the Library computers. CUEA Library subscribes to a wide variety of authoritative online databases such as EBSCO Host, and Emerald among others.

ONLINE DATABASES ACCESSIBLE THROUGH USERNAMES AND PASSWORDS 

Interdisciplinary

ONLINE DATABASE SUBJECT STRENGTHS UNIFORM RESOURCE LOCATOR (URL)/ACCESS ADDRESS
EBSCO HOST
  • Single resource and single interface containing over 17,000 abstracted and indexed titles.
  • Good coverage of most branches of social sciences and humanities.
  • Strong business coverage.
  • Strong nursing, medicine and allied health coverage.
  • Dedicated newspaper database, kept separate from peer-reviewed content.

 http://search.ebscohost.com

ebsco

EMERALDINSIGHT
  • Management
  • Library and information sciences
  • Environmental issues
  • Marketing
  • Engineering
  • Computer science
  • Education

 

 http://www.emeraldinsight.com

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OXFORD JOURNALS
  • Biological sciences
  • Medicine
  • Public Health and Epidiemiolgy
  • Humanities
  • Social sciences
  • Law
  • Economics
  • Business
  • Finance
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Computing
  • Physics

 

 http://www.oxfordjournals.org

oxfordjournals

CAMBRIDGE JOURNALS
  • Politics
  • Linguistics
  • Social science
  • Humanities
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Medicine

  

 http://www.journals.cambridge.org

cambridge

HINARI Access to over 2300 biomedical and related sciences for health sector and academic institutions

 

 http://www.who.int/hinari/about/en/

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WILEY INTERSCIENCE
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Computer science
  • Earth and Environmental science
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Law
  • Life sciences
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Medicine
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Polymers and Materials science
  • Psychology
  • Social sciences

 

http://www3.interscience.wiley.com

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DATABASES ACCESSIBLE THROUGH INTERNET PROTOCOL (IP) RECOGNITION ONLY

IP recognition means that the databases can be accessed anywhere within the university (The Catholic University of Eastern Africa – CUEA) but cannot be accessed outside the university.

Interdisciplinary 

AGORA Provides access to major scientific journals in agriculture and related biological, environmental and social sciences.

http://www.aginternetwork.org/agorasearch/search/search.do?lang=en

agora

BLACKWELL PUBLISHING
  • All life sciences
  • Medicine/health
  • Ecology
  • Veterinary science
  • Accountancy and economics
  • Cultural studies (especially Asian, African and Australian studies, International studies)
  • Development issues
  • Social policy
  • Law
  • History
  • Management studies

 http://www3.interscience.wiley.com

blackwell

JSTOR
  • Economics
  • History
  • Political science
  • Archaeology
  • African studies
  • Music
  • Art and Art History
  • Business
  • Ecology and Botany
  • Language and Literature
  • Mathematics and Statistics

 http://www.jstor.org/action/showBasicSearch

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PROJECT MUSE
  • African studies
  • American studies
  • Economics
  • Education
  • French studies
  • German studies
  • History
  • International relations
  • Language and Linguistics
  • Library science and Publishing
  • Philosophy
  • Religion
  • Sociology
  • Women studies

http://muse.jhu.edu/

muse

NATURE AND PALGRAVE JOURNALS (NPG)
  • Business and Management
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Information Systems and Technology
  • Political Science and International studies
  • Social and Cultural studies
  • Urban design and Architecture

http://www.palgrave-journals.com/pal

palgrave

SPRINGERLINK
  • Computer science
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Astronomy
  • Life sciences
  • Chemical sciences
  • Medicine
  • Engineering
  • Geosciences
  • Environmental sciences
  • Law
  • Economics
  • Humanities
  • Behavioral science
  • Social sciences

  http://www.springerlink.com

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TAYLOR & FRANCIS ONLINE JOURNALS
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Anthropology and Archeology
  • Behavioral science
  • Business
  • Management
  • Economics
  • Chemistry
  • Criminology and Law
  • Education
  • Engineering, Computing and Technology
  • Environment and Agriculture
  • Geography, Planning, Urban and Environment
  • Library and information science
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Media, Cultural and Communication studies
  • Physics
  • Politics, International relations and Area studies
  • Public health
  • Social care
  • Sociology and related disciplines
  • Sport, Leisure and Tourism
  • Strategic, Defence and Security studies

 http://www.informaworld.com

taylorfrancis

UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS
  • Education
  • Humanities
  • Life sciences
  • Medical sciences
  • Social sciences
  • Economics

  http://www.journals.uchicago.edu

univchicago

Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry 
IEEE/IET ELECTRONIC LIBRARY (IEL)
  • Electrical engineering
  • Telecommunications
  • Computer science and Architecture
  • Imaging science and Photographic technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Robotics
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Computer science and Information systems
  • Software engineering
  • Remote sensing
  • Artificial intelligence

http://www.ieee.org/ieeexplore

ieeexplore

ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY: RSC JOURNALS ARCHIVE
  • Chemistry including traditional fields (organic, inorganic and analytical chemistry) plus newer developments and cross-disciplinary studies such as natural products and green chemistry
  • Analytical chemistry, catalysts and catalysed reactions, organic synthesis and natural products
  • Specialist reports in: amino acids, peptides and proteins, carbohydrate chemistry. monosaccharides, disaccharides and specific oligosaccharides, catalysis chemical modelling, electron paramagnetic resonance, NMR, organometallic chemistry, organophosphorus chemistry, photochemistry, spectroscopic Properties of inorganic and organometallic compounds

 http://www.rsc.org/Publishing/Journals

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IOP PUBLISHING
  • Applied science
  • Computer science
  • Mathematics and Applied Mathematics
  • Medical and Biological sciences
  • Physics education

 http://journals.iop.org

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ALGEBRAIC AND GEOMETRIC TOPOLOGY (AGT) Fully refereed journal covering all of topology, broadly understood. AGT is published in electronic and print formats by Mathematical Sciences Publishers.

 http://www.msp.warwick.ac.uk/agt

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E-MATH FOR AFRICA An effort to coordinate the efforts to make an African consortium for e-journals and databases

 http://math.golonka.se

emath

Economics and Politics 
BEECH TREE PUBLISHING
  • Public policy for science and technology
  • Research
  • Environmental, social, health and other impacts
 http://www.ingetaconnect.com/content/beech
WORLD BANK PUBLICATIONS
  • Online Bookstore provides access to the World Bank's formal publications, including the acclaimed World Development Report and a range of books that cover the full spectrum of economic and social development. It is also the gateway to the World Development Indicators Online, the premier source for data on the global economy, and to the World Bank e-Library, the comprehensive and fully searchable collection of the Bank's books.
  • Documents and Reports holds over 15,000 free, downloadable documents, including operational documents (project documents, analytical and advisory work, and evaluations), formal and informal research papers, and most Bank publications.
  • Archives contains official records of the Bank's work from 1946 to the present, including country files, project files, correspondence, film, videos and photos. 3.Libraries Provides information about services of the joint IMF-World Bank libraries, including an online catalog, visitor access, inter-library loans, and locations of depository libraries around the world.

 http://publications.worldbank.org

worldbank

Social sciences 
GLOBAL ETHICS Globethics.net is a global network of persons and institutions interested in different fields of applied ethics. It offers access to resources on ethics, through its leading global digital library on ethics.

 http://www.globethics.net/web/guest/library

globethics

MULTILINGUAL MATTERS
  • Bilingualism
  • Second/foreign language learning
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Translation
  • Interpreting

 http://www.multilingual-matters.com

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UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS
  • Area Studies
  • History of Science
  • Human research and BioEthics
  • Sociology
  • Social interaction

 http://www.multilingual-matters.com

carlifornia press

Health and Medicine 
GALE CENGAGE LEARNING (EXPANDED ACADEMIC ASAP)
  • Economics, topics in business and finance
  • Anthropology and Archeology
  • Computing and Computers
  • Education
  • Art
  • Literature
  • Music
  • History
  • International relations
  • Law
  • Sociology
  • Philosophy
  • Religion

 http://www.gale.cengage.com/ExpandedAcademic/index.htm

muse

MARY ANN LIEBERT INC PUBLISHERS
  • Biotechnology
  • Biomedical research
  • Life sciences
  • Clinical medicine and Surgery
  • Law

http://www.liebertonline.com

liebert

Others 
INASP DIRECTORY OF FREE AND OPEN ACCESS ONLINE RESOURCES An up-to-date listing of Free/Open Access collections of electronic resources.

  http://www.inasp.info/peri/free.shtml

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DIRECTORY OF OPEN ACCESS JOURNALS This service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals

  http://www.doaj.org

DOAJ

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