Current e-subscriptions

A list of e-journals and e-books, acquired on the basis of international licensing principles and in co-operation with the EIFL international consortium. 

Index of resources


Academic Search Complete

Subscription period: 2001 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana : Short description - user 1
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Primorska
  • University of Nova Gorica
  • JRO
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

Academic Search Complete is one of the largest multidisciplinary collections. It is used to search for technical and scientific literature and read journals from a broad range of areas of academic study, including the social sciences and humanities, natural science, and technology. In addition, this database includes up-to-date events from the world of politics, economy, culture, technology, entertainment, etc.

It covers bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from over 13,780 scientific journals, magazines and full-text articles from over 9,000 newspapers published by Blackwell, Taylor & Francis, Routledge, Springer, etc. The database includes some Slovene newspapers: Acta Chimica Slovenica, Acta Geographica, Anthropological Notebooks, and Slovenian Law Review from 1887 onward.

To search a topic, use subject terms or cited literature and browse journals titles.

List of journals is available at http://www.ebscohost.com/titleLists/a9h-journals.htm 

Update: Daily
Language: English

Publisher: EBSCO

Academic Search Elite

Subscription period: 2015 -
Users:
  • Public libraries
Financing:
  • Ministry of Culture

Academic Search Elite sodi med multidisciplinarne zbirke. Namenjena je iskanju strokovne in znanstvene literature ter branju člankov z različnih znanstvenih področij. Pokriva področje humanistike, družboslovja, naravoslovja in tehnike.

Prinaša 1675 revij s celotnimi besedili, od tega je 984 revij indeksiranih v Web of Science.

Poleg znanstvene literature pa vključuje tudi aktualna dogajanja iz sveta politike, ekonomije, kulture, tehnologije, zabave itn. Besedila so na voljo od leta 1887 do danes.  

Seznam revij na naslovu:  https://www.ebscohost.com/titleLists/afh-journals.pdf

Dopolnjevanje: dnevno Jezik: angleščina

Publisher: EBSCO

Academic Search Premier

Subscription period: 2016 -
Users:
  • JRO
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

Academic Search Premier je namenjen iskanju strokovne in znanstvene literature ter branju člankov z različnih znanstvenih področij. Pokriva področje humanistike, družboslovja, naravoslovja in tehnike.

Prinaša 3379 revij s celotnimi besedili, od tega je 1995 revij indeksiranih v Web of Science.

Poleg znanstvene literature pa vključuje tudi aktualna dogajanja iz sveta politike, ekonomije, kulture, tehnologije, zabave itn.
Besedila so na voljo od leta 1887 do danes.
 
Seznam revij na naslovu:  https://www.ebscohost.com/titleLists/aph-journals.htm

Dopolnjevanje: dnevno Jezik: angleščina

Publisher: EBSCO

American Physical Society (APS) Journals

Subscription period: 2003 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Nova Gorica
  • JRO
Financing:
  • Consortium members
  • National and University Library

APS Journals is used to search for and read articles in the field of physics. It contains full-text articles from eight scientific publications by the American Physical Society publisher (Physical Review… and Reviews of Modern Physics). It includes the archive of journals by the PROLA publisher, where some titles date back to 1893.

Update: Daily
Language: English

Publisher: American Physical Society

Business Main Edition

Subscription period: 2016 -
Users:
  • JRO
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

Zbirka Business Main Edition je namenjena iskanju strokovne in znanstvene literature ter branju člankov s področij ekonomije, managementa in podjetništva. Pokriva tudi področja bančništva, financ, računovodstva, marketinga, oglaševanja, zavarovalništva, industrije, storitvene dejavnosti, davčne politike, dela, prava, socialne politike, javne uprave, informacijske tehnologije, telekomunikacije itn

Obsega članke iz 730 revij ter vsebine iz druge poslovne in strokovne periodike.

Za iskanje po tematiki, podjetju ali izdelku uporabite vsebinske oznake ("Slovar sopomenk").
Seznam revij: https://www.ebscohost.com/titleLists/bme-journals.pdf

Dopolnjevanje: dnevno Jezik: angleščina

Publisher: EBSCO

Business Source Elite

Subscription period: 2001 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Primorska
  • University of Nova Gorica
  • JRO
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

The Business Source Elite collection is designed to search for scientific and professional literature and to read articles in the fields of economy, management, and entrepreneurship. Coverage also includes banking, finance, accounting, marketing, advertising, insurance, industry, service activities, taxation policy, work, law, social policies, public administration, information technologies, telecommunications, and more.

The collection provides full-text articles from more than 1,100 business and professional periodicals such as the Harvard Business Review and others.

Search for a topic, company, or product, use the Dictionary of Synonyms thesaurus.

List of magazines: http://www.ebscohost.com/titleLists/bsh-journals.xls
Update: Daily
Language: English

Publisher: EBSCO

CINAHL with Full Text

Subscription period: 2004 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Primorska
  • Other
  • Other
Financing:
  • Consortium members

CINAHL with Full Text is used to search for scientific and professional literature and read full-text articles in the field of health care.

Coverage includes bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from about 3,100 scientific and professional journals and full texts from 600 journals from 1981 onward. To search for a topic, use "CINAHL Headings" thesaurus.

Language: English

Publisher: EBSCO

Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC)

Subscription period: 2005 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • Consortium members

Communication & Mass Media Complete is used to search for scientific literature and read articles in the field of communication and mass media.

Coverage includes bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from more than 620 scientific journals and full text from over 500 journals.
To search for a topic, use the "Subject" index descriptors in the ''Communication Thesaurus.''

Update: Daily
Language: English

Publisher: EBSCO

Credo Online Reference Service, Academic Core Collection

Subscription period: 2015 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Primorska
  • University of Nova Gorica
Financing:
  • National and University Library

Credo Online Reference Service, Academic Core Collection is an ideal collection to start your search when you need explanations of terms, biographical data, and more because it contains over 600 reference works (encyclopedias, atlases, vocabularies, handbooks, biographical lexicons, and more) from a variety of disciplines (philosophy, music, geography, linguistics, fine arts, medicine, natural sciences, law, psychology, sociology, technology, religion, history, and more) and numerous publishers including Cambridge University Press, Elsevier, Routledge, SAGE, Wiley-Blackwell,etc.

Inside the collection you can expand your initial search to other quality resources (Related Resources) such as Encyclopedia Britannica (general encyclopedia), Oxford Art Online (encyclopedia of fine arts), Oxford Music Online (encyclopedia of music), Oxford English Dictionary (dictionary), Slovene Biography, dLib, and other multidisciplinary collections by various providers (EBSCOhost, ProQuest, and others).

In one place Topic Pages display the contents available in Credo as well as in other resources.

Also available are various Tools used to search for definitions of concepts, persons, pictorial materials, sayings, etc. The interface enables users to play music and translate texts (Google translate). Mind map presents a search option that displays search results in the form of mind maps (a network of associated representations of topics).

Language: English
Also available at: University of Maribor, University of Primorska, and University of Nova Gorica
Source is provided by Consortium COSEC NUK

Publisher: Credo Reference

De Gruyter Online


Users:
Financing:

De Gruyter Online offers more than 900 journals (381 subscription based, 565 open access). Journals are published in cooperation with international societies. The collection is multidisciplinary and covers the fields of biology, chemistry, history, law, library and information science, linguistics, literature, mathematics, pyhisics, medicine, philosophy, teology, politics, economics and sociology.  There are high-impact jounrals: 163 journals received an Impact Factor for 2016. Journal archive offers access to all volumes since 1995. One may use quick or advanced search function, the last including also subject and full-text search.

Publisher: De Gruyter

Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart (MGG Online)


Users:
Financing:

MGG Online is a comprehensive German music encyclopedia consisting of over 18,000 articles that can be read in 100 of languages through integrated Google Translate. It features the complete second edition of Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart (MGG) along with regularly updated and newly written articles. MGG’s widely reputed and thorough works lists and bibliographies are now sortable. MGG Online features individual user accounts in which bookmarks and annotations can be created, saved, and shared; toggling between article versions; and links to RILM Abstracts of Music Literature.

Publisher: RILM

eBook Academic Collection (EBSCOhost)

Subscription period: 2011 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

The E-Book Collection offered by EBSCOHost contains more than 141,000 e-books in the fields of the humanities, social sciences, medicine, natural sciences, and technology. Most of the books can be borrowed (instructions) to portable devices such as tablet computers, dedicated readers, and/or smart phones. Most of the books offer unlimited simultaneous user access. A small fraction of the books, about 370 purchased to own by the University of Ljubljana libraries, can only be used by a single user at a time. The collection is completely integrated with the NUK mEga search engine.

Users may print out and/or send in pdf format to their email address up to 60 pages of individual books. Users can search inside a book by individual words, and an English-Slovene dictionary is available.

Language: English

The collection is provided by the National and University Library

The permanent purchase of 370 books was sponsored by CEK EF, CMK MF, CTK, ODKJG FDV, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Computer and Information Science, NUK, and Faculty of Education.

Publisher: EBSCO

eBook Public Library Collection (EBSCOhost)

Subscription period: 2013 -
Users:
  • Public libraries
Financing:

Zbirka eBook Public Library Collection EBSCOHost vsebuje več kot 40.000 e-knjig, ki so izbrane posebej za uporabnike splošnih knjižnic. Referenčne knjige s področja medicine, zdravja ali gospodinjenja in urejanja doma ter najbolj brani romani in druge zgodbe so namenjene odraslim, mladini in otrokom.

Širok nabor področij pokriva leposlovje, učbenike za osebno rast, rekreacijo, preživljanje prostega časa, ročnih spretnosti, potovanj, gospodinjstva, financ in različnih hobijev.

Večino knjig si je možno tudi izposoditi na prenosne naprave kot so: tablični računalniki, namenski bralniki in/ali pametni telefoni. Večina knjig nima omejitev glede sočasnega števila uporabnikov. 
Do 60 strani posamezne knjige lahko uporabnik natisne in/ali pošlje po e-pošti v pdf obliki na svoj e-naslov. Znotraj knjige je možno iskanje posameznih besed, na voljo je tudi angleško-angleški slovar.
Jezik: angleščina
 

 

Publisher: EBSCO

Emerald Management 175 & Emerald Engineering

Subscription period: 2002 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Primorska
  • JRO
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

Emerald Management 175 is used to search for scientific and professional literature and read articles in the fields of management, marketing, technology, education, and librarianship. It contains full-text articles from 175 scientific journals from 1994 onward and bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from 300 scientific journals in the field of management. Emerald Management 175 combines the Emerald Fulltext and Emerald Management Reviews resources.

List of journals is available at http://www.emeraldinsight.com/info/products_services/AtoZList.jsp

Update: Daily
Language: English

Publisher: Emerald

Encyclopedia Britannica Online Academic Edition

Subscription period: 2008 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

Encyclopedia Britannica Online Academic Edition includes the entire contents of the printed edition of the Encyclopedia with over 108,000 articles, 35,000 images, illustrations, and more.

In addition, it contains the Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus with over 550,000 entries, Year in Review (overview of events in individual years), 4,000 video and sound recordings, atlas of the world, timeline, full-texts of 220 classical works by 140 authors, 20 systematically presented categories (e.g. Titanic, profiles of 300 important women, Nobel laureates, etc.), 4,000 quotations by famous people, basic and statistical information on the countries of the world, which are mutually comparable.

Individual articles from the encyclopedia can be augmented with additional content (750 articles from providers like EBSCOHost and ProQuest, 6,000 links to peer-reviewed websites, additional web searches, and more).

Inside the encyclopedia, users can create their own work space, which enables them to adapt the content to their own needs. They can comment on the content and suggest updates or changes.

Users can search and view by keywords (Index), alphabetized entries (A-Z Browse), and topic categories (Subject).

Language: English

Publisher: Encyclopedia Britannica

Encyclopedia Britannica Online Public Library Edition

Subscription period: 2012 -
Users:
  • Public libraries
Financing:
  • Public libraries

Encyclopedia Britannica Online Public Library Edition prinaša povsem enake vsebine kot Britannica Academic Edition, le da je v tej različici razdeljena po starostnih skupinah uporabnikov in oblikovana za uporabnike splošnih knjižnic. Rezultati iskanj se pregledno delijo na akademsko, študentsko/dijaško in otroško skupino. Vsaka od skupin prinaša starosti prilagojene razlage gesel in slikovna gradiva ter didaktične pripomočke, ki spodbujajo raziskovanje in pri mlajših uporabnikih tudi učenje angleškega jezika.

Publisher: Encyclopedia Britannica

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences

Subscription period: 2010 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences is the 3rd edition (1st ed. and 2nd ed.) of the well-known and established encyclopedia in the fields of librarianship and information sciences, as well as of archival science, museology, publishing, and more. The Encyclopedia contains 565 entries, with more than 400 newly written. It covers the following topic categories: disciplines in the framework of librarianship and information sciences, theories and models, areas of research, institutions, systems and networks, documents and publications, activities and services by disciplines, users, national institutions, and history. Entries treating a similar topic are connected via the Topical Table of Contents. All entries contain numerous citations of articles. Full texts of individual cited articles are either freely accessible on the net or accessible in the collections of various providers such as JSTOR, EMERALD, EBSCO, ScienceDirect, Springer, and more via the OpenURL linker.

The electronic encyklopedia is accessible at the InformaWorld platform (by the Taylor & Francis publisher). Entries appear in alphabetical order but can also be arranged by authors of articles and publishing date. You can search by full-text, entry, author, etc. Search results are arranged by relevance.
Articles can be displayed in the HTML and PDF format. References on articles can be added to the selected articles list or directly exported to individual reference management tools (ProCite, EndNote, RefManager, RefWorks); references can also be directly displayed in individual citation formats (MLA, APA, etc.).


Language: English

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Grove Art Online/Oxford Art Online

Subscription period: 2003 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
Financing:
  • Consortium members

The Grove Dictionary of Art is the foremost scholarly encyclopedia of art covering painting, sculpture, architecture, and decorative arts: ceramics, glass, interior design, etc. It contains over 45,000 articles (22,000 biographies) about artists, movements, schools, techniques, theories, cities, countries, periods, etc. It features 40,000 paintings (link "diagrams" at article) and an additional 100,000 paintings from the Bridgeman Art Library, the largest electronic collection of paintings in the world. Articles are augmented by a total of 500,000 bibliographic references for further in-depth research and by links to 1,000 selected websites.

GroveArt is provided jointly by the Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Faculty of Architecture, Department of Art History at the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, and NUK.

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Grove Music Online/Oxford Music Online

Subscription period: 2003 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
Financing:
  • National and University Library

Grove Music Online is the leading encyclopedia of musicology and music in general. It contains synoptic articles on all aspects of music. The articles covered contain bilbiographies as instructions for further reading and can also contain illustrations, musical recordings, and links to interesting websites. It includes over 50,000 articles and over 30,000 biographies.

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Keesing’s World News Archive

Subscription period: 2009 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

The Keesing’s World News Archive contains more than 114,000 full-text synoptic articles based on the daily news from around the world. Topics covered include events from the world, individual countries, and international organizations from 1931 onward as well as political events, basic statistical data on individual countries, election results, annual summaries of events, biographical information about politicians, international relations, military conflicts, activities of international organizations, natural and other disasters, scientific achievements, etc.

Users can search full-text articles.

Update: Monthly
Language: English
Source provided by: National and University Library

Publisher: Keesing's Worldwide

Kritisches Lexikon zur deutschsprachigen Gegenwartsliteratur - KLG

Subscription period: 2011 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

KLG is a basic reference work for studying modern German-language literature. The Lexikon includes articles on over 750 authors and their main works that were published or became influential after 1945. Each article includes a short biography (biogram), a list of literary awards, an extensive essay with analysis and interpretation of the author's works, a bibliography of works published in books, anthologies, and magazines, a list of translations into German (author as translator), a list of world premieres of theatre and radio works, screenplays, cabarets, audio recordings (cassettes, CDs, phonograph records) and interviews, and a list of literature on the author. Users can browse all these topics.

Language: German

Publisher: edition text+kritik

Library Literature & Information Science Full Text

Subscription period: 2007 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

Library Literature & Information Science Full Text is used to search for scientific and professional literature and read articles in the fields of librarianship and information sciences: searching and saving information, use of libraries and library users, library management, construction and equipment of libraries, promotion of libraries, catalogization, classification, knowledge and information management, information technology, automatization, artificial intelligence, publishing and bookselling, copyright law, preservation of materials, etc. Topics covered include bibliographic data on articles from 400 journals, chapters from books and papers from conference proceedings from 1980 onward, and full-text articles from over 170 newspapers.

To search for a topic, use the subject index from the Dictionary of Synonyms.

List of newspapers: http://www.ebscohost.com/academic/library-literature-information-science-full-text
Language: English
Update: Quarterly

Publisher: H. W. Wilson

Publisher: EBSCO

Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)

Subscription period: 2007 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

The Linguistics and Language Behaviour Abstracts database is used to search for scientific and professional literature in the field of language sciences or linguistics: anthropology, applied and descriptive linguistics, discourse analysis, physiology of hearing and speech, lexicology, lexicography, morphology, philosophy of language, phonetics, literary theory, psycholinguistics, semantics, semiology, etc.
Topics covered include bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from 1,500 academic journals, book chapters, dissertations, etc., from 1973 onward.

To search for a topic, use descriptors or classification.

Update: Monthly
Language: English

Publisher: Cambridge Scientific Abstracts

Publisher: ProQuest

LISA (Library and Information Science Abstracts)

Subscription period: 2006 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

LISA is used to search for scientific and professional literature in the field of librarianship and information sciences: searching for and saving information, library use and library users, library management, construction and equipment of libraries, promotion of libraries, catalogization, classification, knowledge and information management, information technology, automatization, artificial intelligence, publishing and bookselling, copyright law, preservation of materials, etc.

Topics covered include bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from 440 newspapers, papers from conference proceedings, and unpublished research reports (CRLIS – Current Research in Lib. & Inf. Science) from 1969 onward.
To search for topics, use descriptors.

Update: every two weeks
Language: English

Publisher: ProQuest

Literature Resource Center

Subscription period: 2005 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • Ministry of Culture

The Literature Resource Center is used to search for scientific literature and full-text articles in the fields of literary sciences, biographical and critical essays on authors, bibliographies and contents of works, select websites, and portraits.

Coverage includes the MLA International Bibliography, which contains bibliographic data on articles from 6,500 scientific newspapers, books, book chapters, dissertations, and book collections from 1926 onward.

LRC includes full-text articles from over 450 scientific journals and full-texts from over 420 reference works, some of which are described below.

Contemporary Authors includes information on around 145,000 authors from the 20th century onward whose works were translated into English or were published in the United States. 

Contemporary Literary Criticism includes a selection of critiques, ratings, and more for modern authors (including screenwriters), a bibliography of the authors' works, and literature on the authors.

The Dictionary of Literary Biography includes critical biographical essays on authors and bibliographies of the authors' works.

The collection also includes essays from other publications of the Gale publishing company including Twentieth-Century Criticism, Nineteen-Century Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Short Story Criticism and Children's Literature Review, Drama Criticism, Shakespearian Criticism, Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, and more.

Language: English

Publisher: Gale

MLA International Bibliography

Subscription period: 2005 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • Ministry of Culture

The MLA International Bibliography is used to search for professional and scientific literature in the fields of literary sciences and linguistics including literary theory and criticism, literary forms and genres, national literatures, folklore, theatre arts, individual languages and language groups, theory of linguistics, philosophy of language, language policy, socio- and psycholinguistics, translating, lexicology, onomastics, etc.
Topics covered include bibliographic data on articles from over 4,400 newspapers, books, book chapters, dissertations, and book collections from 1921 onward.

To search for a topic, use descriptors.

List of newspapers: MLA Directory of Periodicals

Update: ten times a year

Language: English

Publisher: Modern Language Association

Publisher: Gale

Naxos Music Library

Subscription period: 2007 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

The Naxos Music Library is a service which enables listening to mostly classical music—orchestral and vocal music, operas, etc.—as well as popular, jazz, and ethno music. The service offers over 1,700,000 tracks, equivalent to 115,000 CD-length recordings. In addition to recordings, the service contains brief biographies of composers and artists.
Individual CDs are classified by types of music and detailed categories; you can find recordings in "Advanced search" by one criterion or a combination of criteria including title of CD or track, composer, period, instrument, performing artist, etc.

The Media Player 9.0 or 10 program is required to listen to the recordings. The quality of the sound depends on the throughput of your network connection: a throughpout of at least 64 Kb/s is required to reproduce "near CD" quality of recordings on CD and of at least 20 Kb/s for lower "FM" quality. You are not allowed to download or burn the recordings.

Language: English

Publisher: Naxos Digital Services

Naxos Music Library Jazz

Subscription period: 2008 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

Naxos Music Library Jazz is a service which allows streaming of jazz music. It offers over 100,000 recordings and over 9,000 CDs arranged alphabetically by performer. You can find specific recordings using "Advanced search" with one criterion or a combination of criteria including disc or track title, name of artist, and/or catalogue number.

The Media Player 9.0 or 10 program is required to listen to the recordings. The quality of the sound depends on the throughput of your network connection: a throughpout of at least 64 Kb/s is required to reproduce "near CD" quality of recordings on CD and of at least 20 Kb/s for lower "FM" quality. You are not allowed to download or burn the recordings.


Update: Monthly
Language: English

Publisher: Naxos Digital Services

Naxos Video Library

Subscription period: 2010 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

The Naxos Video Library collection includes over 2,575 live classical music concerts, operas, ballets, and documentaries by recognized labels (Arthaus Music, Dacapo, Dynamics, EuroArts, Ondine, Opus Arte, Medici Arts, Naxos, and TDK). The world's greatest orchestras and artists such as the Berlin and Vienna Philharmonic Orchestras, Pavarotti, Domingo, Bernstein, Abbado, and more perform on demand. The collection is continuously updated with new releases. 

Features:

Direct streaming of both standard and high resolution videos;
Users can select sections of videos and create individual play lists;
Access to pre-defined video chapters, individual arias, and scene breaks;
Subtitles are available in five languages;
Users can watch a video with subtitled libretto when available;
Search videos by category, role, composer, artist, production personnel, work, venue, or festival;
Compatible with both PC and Mac
Videos stream using the Adobe Flash player (at 700Kbps or 2Mbps). The latest version of the Adobe Flash player is available at http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/


Access: Simultaneous access to 5 users.

Publisher: Naxos Digital Services

OECD iLibrary

Subscription period: 2009 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

OECD iLibrary enables searching for and reading full texts of all publications published by OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) from 1998 onward. It offers over 10,100 e-books, 3,800 articles, reports, and newspapers, etc. In addition, it allows viewing statistical data collections of OECD, the International Energy Agency (IEA), the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), the OECD Development Centre, PISA (Program for International Student Assessment), and the International Transport Forum (ITF).
OECD publications and statistical data collections cover economic and social fields for 34 member countries of OECD as well as non-member countries (China, India, South American countries, Russia, etc.). Coverage includes banking, taxes, energetics, education, agriculture and food production, macroeconomy, migration, direct investments, environment and sustainable development, commerce, development, science and research, social spending, telecommunications, insurance, employment, healthcare, etc.

Language: English, French; abstracts in other languages

Publisher: OECD

Oxford English Dictionary Online

Subscription period: 2002 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • Consortium members

The electronic form of the Oxford English Dictionary (third edition), the most authoritative and most extensive dictionary of English, contains around 600,000 entries that include etimology, usage, pronunciation, and more. Advanced search allows the use of a variety of criteria, operators and limiters, etc.

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Oxford Journals Online

Subscription period: 2009 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

The Oxford Journals Online collection is used for to search for and read full-text articles from over 300 quality journals from the Oxford University Press. Coverage includes a variety of fields in medicine, biological sciences, mathematics and physics, legislation, humanities, and social sciences. The journals are accessible from 1996 onward or later if they began publication after that year.

Language: English
Provider: National and University Library

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Papersinvited

Subscription period: 2004 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:

Papersinvited is used to search for announcements of scientific meetings, conferences, congresses, symposia, etc. Coverage includes names of meetings, locations, date, languages, organizers, topics, websites, etc. Announcements can be searched by date, field, title, country, etc. Personal login enables users to set up their own calendar, personal organizer, and e-mail notifications. Personal login is intended for students and employees of the University of Ljubljana only. E-mail must end with the domain "uni-lj.si".

Language: English

Publisher: Cambridge Scientific Abstracts

Press Reader

Subscription period: 2009 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

The Press Reader (formerly Library Press Display) collection offers current editions of over 3,000 national, regional, and local newspapers and magazines from Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, and Latin and North America, more than 100 countries and 60 languages in total. The collection includes serious newspapers such as Dnevnik, Večer, Nedeljski dnevnik (Slovenia), The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph, The Independent (Great Britain), Corriere della Sera, Il Sole 24 ore (Italy), Le Figaro, Le Monde (France), Die Presse, Der Standard, Kleine Zeitung Karnten (Austria), The Washington Post, USA Today (USA), Večernji list (Croatia), and more. It also offers a large number of popular magazines such as Newsweek, iPad & iPhone User, Mac Format, Procycling, Top Gear, Science Illustrated, Auto Bild, and more.

Users can read newspapers and magazines on personal computers and personalize the contents by the front-page headlines, latest news, economy news, sports news, news from the world of entertainment, etc. It features overviews of the most popular newspapers, columnists, and bloggers. Users can view newspapers by countries, languages, and alphabet used. The interface enables basic or advanced search. In the advanced search, the search term can be limited to titles and/or full-text articles by newspapers and/or by countries, languages, dates or time periods, and author.

The PressReader application offers a unique reading experience by allowing reading on tablets or smart phones. On NUK premises, users can download newspapers and magazines via the EDUROM and LIBROAM wireless networks (instructions to login) and read them later in NUK or somewhere else outside NUK premises. 

To view the functionality of the PressReader app, visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJPAFfvG-DU

A 60-day archive of all newspapers and magazines is also available. 

Update: Daily

Publisher: NewspaperDirect, Inc.

PsycArticles

Subscription period: 2005 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
Financing:
  • Ministry of Culture
  • Consortium members

PsycArticles is a collection used to search for and read articles in the field of psychology. Materials covered include articles, peer reviews, and other publications from eminent scientific journals published by the American Psychological Association, the Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and the Hogrefe Publishing Group.

Older material is well covered—almost all the publications of the American Psychological Association are available from the first issue onward. Material is classified by Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms developed by the American Psychological Association.

Update: Daily

Language: English

Provider: Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Psychology at the Faculty of Arts, and NUK.

Publisher: American Psychological Associaton

PsycBooks

Subscription period: 2005 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

PsycBooks is a collection designed to search for and read e-books. Coverage includes books in the field of psychology by the eminent publisher the American Psychological Association and others.

The collection includes material of historical significance from the Archives of the History of American Psychology (AHAP) collection as well as numerous works considered classics in the field of psychology.

Bibliographic records with abstracts for books and chapters are taken from the PsycINFO scientific bibliography. Books are accessible by individual chapters in PDF format.

There is a 12-month embargo on APA titles before they are added to the PsycBOOKS database.

Language: English

Provider: National and University Library

Publisher: American Psychological Associaton

PsycINFO

Subscription period: 2005 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • Ministry of Culture
  • Consortium members

PsycINFO is a collection designed to search for professional and scientific literature in the field of psychology including history and branches of psychology; psychometry, statistics, and methodology; experimental psychology; neuropsychology; communication systems; developmental psychology; social processes; social psychology; psychology of personality; psychoanalysis; physical disabilities and mental disorders; prevention and therapy; clinical psychology; pedagogical psychology; psychology of work; psychology of sport; consumer psychology; ecological psychology; artificial intelligence; and more. The collection also includes related fields including humanities, management, marketing, advertising, criminology, linguistics, military science, social work, etc.

Coverage includes bibliographic records with abstracts of articles from 2,000 scientific journals, books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers, and technical reports from 1806 onward.

To search for a topic, use descriptors, keywords, or classification. Limit the search by age group, type of empirical study, etc. You can also search according to cited literature.

Instructions for searching, classification, and a list of journals are available at http://www.apa.org/psycinfo

Update: Monthly

Language: English 

Provided by Central Medical Library, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Psychology at the Faculty of Arts and NUK.

Publisher: American Psychological Associaton

RILM Abstracts of Music Literature with Full Text


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RILM Abstracts of Music Literaturewith Full Text (RAFT) provides music scholars with access to one of the richest and most comprehensive full-text resources for music research. RAFT expands and enhances the unrivaled global bibliography of RILM Abstracts. In addition to metadata, abstracts, and indexing curated and written by RILM’s team of subject experts, RAFT offers search and browse for each full-text issue, cover to cover.

Publisher: RILM

RILM Music Encyclopedias


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RILM Music Encyclopedias is a growing full-text compilation of currently 45 titles published from 1775 to the present, the majority of which are not available anywhere else online. It provides comprehensive encyclopedic coverage of many disciplines, fields, and subject areas, among them popular music, opera, instruments, blues, gospel, recorded sound, and women composers. Its content spans multiple countries and languages—English, German, French, Italian, Czech, Dutch, Greek, and Slovak.

Publisher: RILM

SAGE Journals Online

Subscription period: 2005 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Primorska
  • JRO
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

The SAGE Journals Online collection is designed to search for professional and scientific literature and read articles in the fields of social sciences, humanities, medicine, technology, and natural sciences. Coverage includes bibliographic data with abstracts and full-text articles from 824 journals from 1999 onward.

Update: Daily

Language: English

Collection subcsriber: Consortium COSEC.

Publisher: Sage

SocINDEX with Full Text

Subscription period: 2007 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • Consortium members

SocINDEX with Full Text offers comprehensive coverage of sociology encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study. The database features millions of records with subject headings from a sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and lexicographers.

In addition to nearly 900 full-text titles, SocINDEX with Full Text also contains informative abstracts for more than 1,500 "core" coverage journals dating as far back as 1895. Complete with extensive indexing for monographs, conference papers, and other non-periodical content sources, the database also includes searchable cited references.

Language: English

Publisher: EBSCO

Sociological Abstracts

Subscription period: 2007 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

The Sociological Abstracts database is used to search for professional and scientific literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. Pulled from nearly 2,500 journals are abstracts from a variety of sources including conference papers, books, chapters from books, dissertations, and more. Adding to the scope and breadth of this resource is an archive that begins in 1952 with records published by the then print version of Sociological Abstracts.

To search for a topic, use descriptors, index phrases, or classification. You can also search the cited literature.

Update: Monthly

Language: English

Publisher: Sociological Abstracts

Tax-Fin-Lex

Subscription period: 2008 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • Public libraries
Financing:
  • Consortium members

TAX-FIN-LEX is a Slovene portal that allows searching for and reading documents in the fields of taxes, finance, and law. The tax section presents opinions and articles by tax advisers and consultants, explanations from the Tax Office of the Republic of Slovenia, a sampling of forms, and links to legal bases; the accounting and finance section offers advice, articles, forms, and examples for accountants and finance officers; and the legal section covers current Slovene and European legislation, court decisions, examples of contracts, lawsuits, petitions, etc.

A timeline provides an insight into the history of every regulation and act, and all versions of fair copies of adopted acts. The three sections are interconnected.

Language: Slovene

Source is provided by: National and University Library

Publisher: Tax-Fin-Lex

Ulrich's Periodicals Directory

Subscription period: 2007 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

Ulrichsweb is used to search for detailed information about more than 300,000 periodicals from across the world: newspapers, journals, magazines, yearbooks, etc. Data includes title, ISSN, beginning and frequency of publication, type, peer-reviews, language, country, price, subject area (including LC and Dewey classification), CODEN, circulation, editor, audience, description, and history of title. Data on a variety of media (e.g., microfiche) are also included. If the title is in electronic form, the portal provides information on URL addresses and various providers. There is a list of secondary resources such as databases ("Abstracting & Indexing Services") that index articles from certain sources and of services where delivery of articles can be ordered. Contact information on publishers for orders and copyright management is available. Peer-reviews are available for a specified part of titles.

The above-mentioned criteria can be combined with logical operators to facilitate the search. The results can be sorted, printed, downloaded, or sent by e-mail. 

Language: English

Update: Weekly

Publisher: ProQuest

ZEDHIA


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ZEDHIA is an interactive online data base available for access to the public and permitting comprehensive historic research. This online platform makes digitalized full text and in depth structured information resources available on the history of Central Europe's business and economy as well as on Central European genealogy. In addition, the 745 volumes and 1.1 million pages of the publications comprised in ZEDHIA register the history of Austrian business from 1868 through 2003  practically without any gaps - available via simple mouse click, everywhere and at any time.

Publisher: Compass-Verlag