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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
Gale NewsVault Not in LibrarySearch Allows you to cross-search several historical newspaper archives
  • Newspaper archive
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
Gale Primary Sources Not in LibrarySearch Search 18 primary source databases from Gale Cengage with a single search box, including major historical, newspaper, and periodical archives. It includes interesting tools like "term frequency" (see the frequency of your search term over time) and "term clusters" (see what other terms commonly occur in relation to your search term)

See what collections are included
  • Database
  • Full-text resource
  • Newspaper archive
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
General Business File ASAP (from Gale/InfoTrac) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Full text from ca 2,000 titles and indexes many hundreds more. You have access to all the titles in the GBFI database.
  • E-journal collection
  • Full-text resource
  • Database
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
Global Plants (from JSTOR) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now A global community-contributed database of plant life. Access reference works and primary sources by herbaria experts.
  • Database
  • Sciences
  • Social Sciences
GMID (Global Market Information Database) > is now Euromonitor Passport Not in LibrarySearch Business intelligence on countries, companies, markets and consumers, covering over 350 markets and 207 countries
  • Database
  • Full-text resource
  • Social Sciences
Google Scholar (Kent link - links straight to articles and resources we have access to) Not in LibrarySearch Indexes academic articles, books, preprints, etc, from a wide range of sources and includes citation links. Note: not all items indexed are freely available in full text.
  • Database
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
Le Grand Robert Not in LibrarySearch Extensive online French dictionary
  • Full-text resource
  • Reference resource
  • Humanities
The Grand Tour (from Adam Matthew) Not in LibrarySearch Collection of historical resources including manuscripts, from 1550 to 1850.
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
GreenFILE (from EBSCO) Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Covers all aspects of human impact on the environment in scholarly, government and general-interest titles
  • Database
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
Greenleaf Online Library (GOL) - Governance sustainability environment (GSE) Research
Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Search and access books and journals from Greenleaf Publishing, covering corporate responsibility, business ethics, environmental policy and management, responsible business strategy and sustainable development
  • Database
  • Full-text resource
  • Social Sciences
Grove Art Online - via Oxford Art Online Partially in LibrarySearch - search now The foremost scholarly art encyclopedia, covering all aspects of visual culture
  • Full-text resource
  • Reference resource
  • Image collection
  • Humanities
Grove Music Online - via Oxford Music Online Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Authoritative music reference resource, including access to publications including the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians and New Grove Dictionary of Jazz
  • Reference resource
  • Humanities
Guardian & Observer Archive Not in LibrarySearch Searchable, full text access to The Guardian (1821-2003) and The Observer (1791-2003)
  • Newspaper archive
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences

Recommended free resources

Resource Description
GeoConvert Geography matching and conversion tool for, allowing registered users to obtain and manipulate complex geographical and postcode data
Global Health Observatory (GHO) data) World Health Organisation statistical portal
Gutenberg's Bible British Library digitisation of the Gutenberg Bible
 

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