Resources

 

 

E-resources A-Z

Full A-Z list of the e-resources the Library subscribes to, plus useful free resources at the bottom of each page.

Use LibrarySearch to find individual e-books and e-journal titles.

Subscription resources

Resource In LibrarySearch? DescriptionType Useful for
Early English Books Online (EEBO)


Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Almost all works in English printed from 1473-1700
  • E-books service
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
Early European Books: printed sources to 1700 Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Traces the history of printing in Europe from its origins through to the close of the 17th century, offering full-colour facsimile images of rare and hard-to-access printed sources
  • E-books service
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
Ebook Central (formerly EBL) - from Proquest Fully in LibrarySearch - search now We currently have 7000 e-books from this provider, with more being added all the time. They cover all subject areas.
  • E-books service
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
eBook Collection (from EBSCOhost) Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Over 600 e-books from a range of respected academic publishers across all disciplines
  • E-books service
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
EBSCOhost choose databases page Not in LibrarySearch Select several EBSCOhost services for cross-searching at the main menu level or from within a specific service
  • Database
  • Full text resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
EconLit with Full Text Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Index and full text for key economics journals and books
  • Database
  • Full text resource
  • Social Sciences
Economist Historical Archive 1843-2006 Not in LibrarySearch Complete searchable copy of every issue from 1843 to 2006; includes full-colour images, multiple search indexes, and exportable financial tables
  • Full-text resource
  • E-journal collection
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities
Education Abstracts
  • click Shibboleth Login, select UK Higher Education, then click University of Kent
Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Index covering areas related to educational administration, including leadership, management and research.

  • Database
  • Social Sciences
Education in Video (featuring Teachers TV videos) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Collection of streaming video for training and developing teachers; including teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in classrooms
  • Audio-visual resource
  • Social Sciences
Educational Administration Abstracts (H.W. Wilson)
  • click Shibboleth Login, select UK Higher Education, then click University of Kent
Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Index and abstracts for periodicals and yearbooks from 1983 onwards, and books from 1995 onwards. Covers topics including adult education, multicultural/ethnic education, and teaching methods.
  • Database
  • Social Sciences
eHRAF World Cultures (Human Relations Area Files) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Full text multi-cultural database
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities
Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Nearly 150,000 titles and editions published in English, 1701-1800
  • E-books service
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
Eighteenth Century Journals Portal (from Adam Matthew) Not in LibrarySearch Portal to Newspapers and Periodicals c1685-1815, covering all aspects of 18th-century social, political and literary life
  • Full text resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
Electronic Enlightenment Not in LibrarySearch Searchable correspondence of 18th century thinkers and writers
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
Electronic Law Library Partially in LibrarySearch - search now List of the legal databases the library subscribes to
  • List of databases
  • Social Sciences
Emerald Insight
  • click Account info to see what you have access to
Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Full text access to 165 journal titles from MCB University Press
  • E-journal collection
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
Empire Online Not in LibrarySearch Primary and secondary materials for the study of 'Empire' and its theories, practices and consequences, covering the last 500 years.
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
Encyclopedia of Aesthetics - via Oxford Art Online Partially in LibrarySearch - search now The most substantial English-language reference work devoted solely to the exploration of aesthetics
  • Full-text resource
  • Reference resource
  • Image collection
  • Humanities
Encyclopedia of Postcolonial Studies Not in LibrarySearch A wide-ranging and up-to-date collection of colonial, postcolonial and neo-colonial reference work from 1942 to present.
  • Full-text resource
  • Reference resource
  • Humanities
ENDS Report
  • To access: click Sign In
  • click register
  • enter your details in the form
  • you will receive an email to activate your account.
  • Once you've done this you can Sign In to ENDS Report as a registered user which will give you full access.
Use our registration guide (pdf) for more help.
Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Searchable service for environmental issues, containing news, official reports, UK/EU policy and legislation, plus information on jobs and other activities
  • Full-text resource
  • Sciences
  • Social Sciences
Energy Citations Database Not in LibrarySearch Combines Nuclear Science Abstracts (NSA) and Energy Science and Technology Database (EDB), with coverage from 1948 onwards
  • Database
  • Full-text resource
  • Sciences
Engineering Village Not in LibrarySearch Large global database of scientific and engineering literature covering physics, electrical engineering, electronics, communications, computer science and IT. Includes INSPEC, which is produced by the Institution of Electronic Engineers (IET) and contains over 15 million records.

Material covered includes journal articles, conference proceedings, reports, patent information, dissertations and books.
  • Database
  • Sciences
Engineer-it Enhanced (from IHS Technical Indexes) Not in LibrarySearch Index to construction related suppliers
  • Database
  • Sciences
  • Humanities
English Historical Documents Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Over 5,500 indexed and fully searchable primary documents from 500-1914
  • Database
  • Full-text resource
 
Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive (from ProQuest) Not in LibrarySearch Access to complete runs of major trade and consumer magazines about the entertainment industry, from their inception to 2000
  • Full-text resource
  • E-journal collection
  • Humanities
ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Large database of education material, with coverage from 1966 onwards
  • Database
  • Social Sciences
Ethnographic Video Online

Ethnographic Video Online, Teaching Edition
Not in LibrarySearch Resource for the study of human culture and behavior in over 2700 videos. Use it to explore a wide range of materials, from documentaries and field notes to written ethnographies and reference works. It includes these collections:
  • Volumes I and II: foundational films
  • Volume III: indigenous voices
  • Volume IV: festivals and archives
  • Teaching edition: a curriculum-aligned collection of videos and segments curated to support the teaching of introductory anthropology courses
  • Full-text resource
  • Multimedia resource
  • Social Sciences
EThOS (Electronic Theses Online Service) - Beta (from the British Library) Not in LibrarySearch You can search across over 250,000 UK theses; many are available to download for free (registration required)
  • Database
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
Euromonitor Passport (formerly GMID) Not in LibrarySearch Business intelligence on countries, companies, markets and consumers, covering over 350 markets and 207 countries
  • Database
  • Full-text resource
  • Social Sciences
European Sources Online Not in LibrarySearch Indexes documents published by and about the European Union, including official publications, reports, newspaper articles, with full-text access to some material
  • Database
  • Full-text resource
  • Social Sciences
European Views of the Americas (from EBSCOHost) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Index of printed records about the Americas written in Europe 1493-1750
  • Database
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences

Recommended free resources

ResourceDescription
Economic & Social Data Service
(now UK Data Service)
The UK's largest collection of social, economic and population data. Includes census data, international macrodata, longitudinal studies, UK surveys and more.
EconPapers Bibliographic database Indexing over 600,000 full text research papers in Economics from the RePEc service.
Ectaco Online Dictionary Online dictionary covering 23 languages
EECS Technical Reports Includes reports previously in Networked Computer Science Technical Reference Library (NCSTRL)
e-journals.org Part of the World Wide Web Virtual Library
Electronic Journals Library (Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek EZB)
Electronic Literature Directory Directory of electronic works (including current texts), covering poetry, fiction, drama, and nonfiction. Lists titles, authors, and publishing organisations, with links to the full-text (wherever it may be)
Encyclopedia Astronautica
English<>Spanish Dictionary (from Granada University, Spain)
eScholarship Repository Over 2000 papers from the University of California
EUscreen Beta Videos, stills, texts and audio from European broadcasters and audiovisual archives, with content from early 1900s until today
 

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