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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
Palgrave Macmillan Journals Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Full text access to 2 titles
  • E-journal collection
  • Social Sciences
Palmer's Index Not in LibrarySearch Index to The Times newspaper 1790-1905
  • Newspaper index
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
Parker Library on the web Not in LibrarySearch Interactive, web-based workspace to support use and study of the manuscripts in the Parker Library at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
Parliament Rolls of Medieval England Not in LibrarySearch Full text and translations of the official records of the meetings of the English parliament from 1272 to 1504; includes colour digital images and scholarly materials
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
Patrologia Latina (from Chadwyck-Healey) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Full-text database of the works of the Church Fathers from Tertullian in 200 AD to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
PenTest Magazine Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Weekly downloadable IT security magazine devoted to penetration testing.
  • Full-text resource
  • Sciences
Perdita Manuscripts: Women Writers, 1500-1700 (from Adam Matthew) Not in LibrarySearch Writings of all kinds by British women during the 16th and 17th centuries
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
Performing Arts Periodicals Database (from ProQuest) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Key reference for various performance reviews (theatre, dance, music, film and television)
  • Database
  • E-journal collection
  • Humanities
Periodicals Archive Online (from ProQuest) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Access to the full runs of over 700 journals across key subject areas in the humanities and social sciences; the archive spans more than two centuries of content and multiple languages.
  • E-journal collection
  • Humanities
  • Social sciences
Philosophy Compass (from Wiley-Blackwell) Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Full text review journal for all areas of the discipline; includes searchable abstracts of subject related journals
  • Full-text resource
  • Database
  • Humanities
PhilPapers Not in LibrarySearch Large online collection for philosophy and current awareness service. It contains articles and other documents from journals and online repositories.
  • Database
  • Humanities
Physical Review Journals Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Collection of leading, peer-reviewed physics journals published by the American Physical Society
  • E-journal collection
  • Sciences
Picture Post Historical Archive Not in LibrarySearch Complete archive of the Picture Post magazine from 1938-1957 - all digitized from originals in full colour
  • Full-text resource
  • Database
  • Humanities
  • Social sciences
Political Extremism and Radicalism in the 20th Century Not in LibrarySearch Content focused on political extremism and radical thought, covers both far-right and left political groups.
  • Database
  • Social Sciences
Portland Press Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Free full text access to all titles for the previous year and back
  • E-journal collection
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
  • Humanities
PrimateLit Not in LibrarySearch Bibliographic database for primatology, no longer updated since November 2010
  • Database
  • Sciences
Princeton Index to Medieval Art, now: Index of Medieval Art Not in LibrarySearch Index to archive and images of medieval art
  • Database
  • Image resource
  • Humanities
Project Euclid Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Journals, monographs and proceedings on mathematics and related topics
  • E-journal collection
  • E-book collection
  • Sciences
Project MUSE (John Hopkins University Press) Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Access to ca 150 full text journals
  • E-journal collection
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
ProQuest Business Premium Collection Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Comprehensive collection of literature for business, economics and related subjects
  • Database
  • Full-text resource
  • Social Sciences
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global (includes UK and Ireland) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present, offering full text for graduate works added since 1997, with selected full text for works written prior to 1997
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
Protein Science Encyclopedia Not in LibrarySearch Comprehensive knowledge source for protein scientists
  • E-book
  • Reference resource
  • Sciences
PsycARTICLES (from EBSCO) Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Articles from ca 50 journals of the American Psychological Association, Canadian Psychological Association and Hogrefe & Huber Publishers
  • E-journal collection
  • Social Sciences
PsycINFO (from EBSCO)
Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Index to psychology literature, 1881 onwards
  • Database
  • Social Sciences
Public Information Online
(click Login through your Home Organisation (under Shibboleth, right column), type "Kent" in the search box and choose University of Kent, then login with your Kent IT account details)
Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Full-text, searchable source of all UK Parliamentary publications from the 2006/7 session onwards
  • Full-text resource
  • Social Sciences
Public Library of Science (PLOS) Journals Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Access to a selection of journals
  • E-journal collection
  • Sciences
  • Social Sciences
PubMed Fully in LibrarySearch - search now PubMed includes over 26 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher websites.
  • E-journal collection
  • Sciences
  • Social Sciences
Punch Historical Archive 1841-1992 Not in LibrarySearch Searchable, full text access to Punch, "the world’s most celebrated magazine of humour and satire"
  • News resource
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences

Recommended free resources

Resource Description
Perseus Digital Library Digitised collections of Greek and Roman, Arabic, Germanic, 19th Century American and Renaissance sources, plus art and archaeology artefacts
Physics E-print arXiv Open access to e-prints in physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance and statistics
Popline Database of citations and abstracts to literature in the field of population, family planning, and related health issues.
Population Index Primary reference tool to the world's population literature. Provides a searchable and browsable database containing 46,035 abstracts of demographic literature published in Population Index in the period 1986-2000
Project Gutenberg No-frills, sparsely formatted (mainly ascii), text-only electronic versions of out-of-copyright books (classic novels, plays and literature).
 

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