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
War in History (Sage journals) Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Military history. Backfiles of journal up until 1997.
  • Journal backfiles
  • Humanities
Web of Knowledge Not in LibrarySearch Over-arching service that contains Web of Science, ISI Proceedings and Journal Citation Reports (JCR)
  • Database
  • Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities
Web of Science (WoS) (part of Web of Knowledge)

Not in LibrarySearch Citation indexes covering 1970s onwards, plus conference proceeding citation indexes covering 1990 onwards
  • Database
  • Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities
Westlaw Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Very large amount of legal information, including the contents of over 670 law journals
  • Full-text service
  • E-journal collection
  • Social Sciences
Whos' Who & Who Was Who Not in LibrarySearch Up-to-date information about over 35,000 influential people from all walks of life, worldwide, plus a historical archive going back to 1897 of entries for over 94,000 people, now deceased
  • Reference resource
  • Humanities
  • Sciences
  • Social Sciences
Wiley Online Library
  • click Logout (top of the page) when you have finished with any title
Not in LibrarySearch Includes access to earlier issues in the specialist Genetics & Evolution and Computer Science backfiles
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  • E-journal collection
  • Sciences
Wittgenstein Collections (from InteLex Past Masters) Not in LibrarySearch Includes access the full-text of Ludwig Wittgenstein's:
  • Collected Works
  • Letters, Lectures, Conversations, Memoirs
  • Nachlass
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
Women's Magazine Archive (from ProQuest) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Archive of leading women’s interest consumer magazines, covering the late-19th century to 2005 and illustrating the events, trends and attitudes of this period
  • E-journal collection
  • Database
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
World Competitiveness Yearbook Online Not in LibrarySearch Comprehensive database on the competitiveness of nations; world competitiveness is a field of economic theory, which analyses the policies and factors that contribute towards the successful and sustainable prosperity of nations and enterprises
  • Database
  • Full-text resource
  • Social Sciences
World Constitutions Illustrated (includes British and Foreign State Papers 1812-1968) Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Information about the constitutional and political development of all countries, including the current constitution for each
  • Full-text resource
  • E-books service
  • E-journal collection
  • Database
  • Social Sciences
World Scientific Physics and Mathematics e-books Not in LibrarySearch Small collection of science e-books    
WorldTradeLaw.net Not in LibrarySearch Summary and analysis of WTO reports, arbitrations and texts
  • E-books service
  • Sciences

Recommended free resources

Resource Description
WHOSiS (now incorporated into Global Health Observatory (GHO) data) World Health Organisation statistical portal
Wiki-based encyclopaedias
  • Citizendium (beta): wiki-based encyclopedia with quality control
  • Wikipedia: free 'encyclopedia designed to be read and edited by anyone'
 

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