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
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Primorska
  • University of Nova Gorica
  • JRO : IZUM, National Institute of Chemistry, Educational Research Institute, ZRC SAZU
  • National and University Library
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

Academic Search Complete database is used for searching, overview and access to scholarly and professional literature from a broad range of areas of academic study, including the social sciences and humanities, natural science, and technology. In addition database includes current coverage of politics, economy, culture, technology, entertainment, etc.

It covers bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from almost 18,000 scholarly journals, magazines and full-text articles from over 6,000 journals published by Blackwell, Taylor & Francis, Routledge, Springer, etc. The database includes some Slovene journals: Acta Chimica Slovenica, Acta Geographica, Anthropological Notebooks, Slovenian Law Review, etc. Database include full text of some journals from issues published in from 1887 and onwards.

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

List of journals is available at https://www.ebscohost.com/titleLists/a9h-journals.htm
L
ist of other sources at https://www.ebscohost.com/titleLists/a9h-other.htm 

Update: Daily
Language: English

Publisher: EBSCO

Academic Search Elite

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

Academic Search Elite is a multidisciplinary collection, which covers humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and technology. It includes 2295 journals with full text.

It also covers current affairs in politics, economy, culture, technology, entertainment etc.

Language: english

Publisher: EBSCO

Academic Search Premier

Subscription period: 2016 -
Users:
  • JRO : , Institute of Oncology Ljubljana, Urban planning Institute of the Republic of Slovenia, New University, DOBA faculty
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

Academic Search Premier covers different scientific disciplines: humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and technology. It includes more than 4600 journals in full text.

Title list: http://www.ebscohost.com/titleLists/aph-journals.htm

Language: english

Publisher: EBSCO

American Physical Society (APS) Journals

Subscription period: 2003 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana : NUK, CTK, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
  • University of Maribor : UKM, libraries of the technical faculties
  • University of Nova Gorica
  • JRO : Jožef Štefan Institute
  • National and University Library
Financing:
  • Consortium members

APS Journals is used to search for and read articles in the field of physics. It contains full-text articles from 15 scientific publications by the American Physical Society publisher: Physical Review Letters, Physical Review X (Open Access), Reviews Of Modern Physics, Physical Review A, Physical Review B, Physical Review C, Physical Review D, Physical Review E, Physical Review Applied, Physical Review Fluids, Physical Review Materials, Physical Review Accelerators And Beams (Open Access), Physical Review Physics Education Research (Open Access), Physical Review Online Archive (Prola) in Physics (Open Access).

Update: Daily
Language: English

Publisher: American Physical Society

biblos

Subscription period: 2014 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
Financing:
  • Ministry of Culture : Additional financing: Government Office for Slovenians Abroad

Biblos is intended for library circulation and acquisition of original Slovene fiction and professional literature and works translated to the Slovene language. Members of the National and University Library have access to the basic collection of older Slovene fiction and professional publications in a variety of fields. The list of technical e-books will be further expanded relative to the contents available in biblos and demand from users.

To register at biblos you need your NUK membership card number and password, which is the same you use in the NUK catalogue system and registration at the My Library service (COBISS). Details on borrowing e-books are available at http://www.biblos.si/lib/kako-deluje.

Publisher: Beletrina

Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World Online

Subscription period: 2020 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World traces the enduring history and wide-ranging cultural influence of Neo-Latin, the form of Latin that originated in the Italian Renaissance and persists to the modern era. Featuring original contributions by a host of distinguished international scholars, this comprehensive reference work explores every aspect of the civilized world from literature and law to philosophy and the sciences.

Publisher: Brill

Business Source Premier

Subscription period: 2016 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Primorska
  • University of Nova Gorica
  • JRO : ZRC SAZU, IZUM, National Institute of Chemistry, Educational Research Institute
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

Business Source Premier is used to search professional and scientific literature from the fields of economics, management and entrepreneurship. It also covers finance, accounting, marketing, management information systems and operations management.

Full text articles from over 2100 of business and professional periodicals are available.

You can use the thesaurus to search for topics, businesses or products.

Journal list: https://www.ebsco.com/products/research-databases/business-source-premier 
Update: daily
Language: English

Publisher: EBSCO

Business Source: Main Edition

Subscription period: 2016 -
Users:
  • JRO : Institute of Oncology Ljubljana, Urban planning Institute of the Republic of Slovenia, DOBA Business School, Nova univerza
  • Public libraries
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

Business Source: Main Edition provides coverage of scholarly business journals, general business magazines and trade periodicals. It covers virtually all disciplines of business (marketing, management, accounting, finance, economics).

It offers more than 650 journals in full text.

Title list: https://www.ebscohost.com/titleLists/bme-journals.pdf

Language: english

Publisher: EBSCO

Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC)

Subscription period: 2005 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • National and University Library
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 670 scientific journals and full text from over 420 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
  • National and University Library
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 650 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

Subscription period: 2020 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • Ministry of Culture

De Gruyter Online offers approx. 450 journals (more than 100 journals are 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: 111 journals received an Impact Factor for 2018. 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.

Advantages for open access publishing in De Gruyter journals.

Trial access to De Gruyter eBooks is available from 16.4.2020 to 30.6.2020.

Publisher: De Gruyter

eBook Academic Collection (EBSCOhost)

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

The E-Book Collection offered by EBSCOHost contains more than 180,000 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 : Osrednja knjižnica Celje, Obalno-kraško območje
Financing:
  • Public libraries

eBook Public Library Collection consists of more than 45,000 e-books chosen specifically for public libraries, and features titles for both adults and juveniles, as well as best-selling and highly-recommended titles from industry leading publishers. A wide range of subjects and topics are covered to meet various patron needs, including substantial offerings in self-help, health and fitness, games, crafts and hobbies, medical, cooking and religion. This collection also features titles on recreation and leisure, geography, commerce, finance, family, marriage, women, folklore, social and public welfare, and home economics.

Most of the e-books can be downloaded to computers, tablets, smartphones etc.

User can print or send via e-mail to his or her e-mail address up to 60 pages of a book.

Language: english

Publisher: EBSCO

Emerald Premier

Subscription period: 2002 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Primorska
  • JRO : Institute for Economic Research, Institute for Ethnic Studies, IZUM, Institute of Oncology Ljubljana, DOBA Faculty, GEA College
  • National and University Library
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

Emerald Premier is a collection of all jourals published by Emerald Publishing. It contains 308 subscription journals, which include more than 200.000 scientific articles from various subjects: economics, marketing, finance, business, management, education, engeneering, health & social care, HR & organization studies, information & knowledge management, library studies, public policy & enviromental management and tourism.

Advantages for publishing in Emerald's journals:

Update: Daily
Language: English

Publisher: Emerald

Encyclopedia Britannica Online Academic Edition

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

Instructions for use (PDF, 2MB).

Publisher: Encyclopedia Britannica

Encyclopedia Britannica Online Public Library Edition

Subscription period: 2012 -
Users:
  • Public libraries : Dolenjsko območje, Goriško območje, Obalno-kraško območje, Štajersko območje
Financing:
  • Public libraries

Encyclopedia Britannica Online Public Library Edition offers the same content as Britannica Academic Edition, but is designed specifically for public library users. Search results are arranged by age groups (children, school, academic). 

Publisher: Encyclopedia Britannica

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences

Subscription period: 2010 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • National and University Library
  • JRO : ZRC SAZU
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

Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online

Subscription period: 2020 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • National and University Library
Financing:
  • National and University Library

The Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics offers a comprehensive overview of the languages of the Slavic language family and the different ways in which they are and have been studied. It provides authoritative treatment of all important aspects of the Slavic language family from its Indo-European origins to the present day, as well as consideration of interaction of Slavic with other languages.

Publisher: Brill

ERIC

Subscription period: 2017 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
  • Public libraries
Financing:
  • National and University Library : gratis collection (free of charge) due to ProQuest subscription
  • Public libraries

ERIC is used to search for scientific and professional literature in the field of education: pedagogy, andragogy, didactics, defectology, psychology, learning and individual development, educational processes in schoolrooms, school, society, curriculum, social processes, environment and structures, research and methodology, buildings and equipment, information and communication systems, etc. The emphasis is on North American territory.

It contains bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from 980 journals, research and technical reports, conference papers, books, dissertations, "ERIC Digests" texts, and more from 1966 onward. To search the topic use descriptors or identifiers. Detailed document typology (e.g. articles, questionnaires, reports, opinions, practical instructions, analyses, etc.) is of great help.

Update: Monthly
Language: English

Publisher: Institute of Education Sciences

GreenFILE

Subscription period: 2016 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Primorska
  • University of Nova Gorica
  • JRO : ZRC SAZU, IZUM, Educational Research Institute, National Institute of Chemistry, Institute of Onclology Ljubljana, Urban Planing Institute RS, New University, DOBA Faculty
  • Public libraries
Financing:
  • Consortium members : bonus collection (free of charge) due to EBSCO subscription
  • Public libraries

GreenFile is a database intended for searching scientific and professional literature related to environmental issues, mostly from the aspect of man's relation to the environment, his impact on global warming, and what individuals, companies, and governments can do to preserve the environment.

Coverage includes bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from more than 600 journals treating environmental issues such as Bioscience (from 1964 onward), Conservation Biology (from 1987 onward), Journal of Ecology (from 1913 onward), Journal of Environmental Planning & Management (from 1948 onward), etc. Freely accessible journals include full-text articles.
Language: English

Publisher: EBSCO

Grove Art Online/Oxford Art Online

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

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 43,000 articles (20,000 biographies) about artists, movements, schools, techniques, theories, cities, countries, periods, etc. It features 40,000 paintings (link "diagrams" at article). Articles are augmented by bibliographic references for further in-depth research and by links to 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.

Instructions for use (PDF, 1MB).

Tour for Grove ArtOnline

 

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Grove Music Online/Oxford Music Online

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

Grove Music Online is the leading encyclopedia of musicology and music in general. It contains synoptic articles on all aspects of music. It includes the Oxford Dictionary of Music and the Oxford Companion to 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 57,000 articles and over 40,000 biographies.

Instructions for use (PDF, 650KB).

Tour for Grove Music Online

 

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Gun Regulation and Legislation in America (HeinOnline)

Subscription period: 2019 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library : Free access

Gun Regulation and Legislation in America is a collection by publisherWilliam S. Hein & Co., which covers one of the most controversial and heavily-debated topics in history of United states of America. It's core is the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution. The concept of gun control, firearms’ potential to cause mass casualties, and the interpretation of the Second Amendment have evolved considerably since the Bill of Rights was ratified in 1791.

Collection includes more than 500 titles of periodicals and other legal documents on gun regulation and other related matters, but also links to scholarly articles etc.

Language: english

Publisher: William S. Hein & Co.

GVIN.com

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

 The GVIN.com service is intended to search for business information, balances, currency and stock exchange rates, news, etc., and to search and read articles from individual Slovene newspapers and magazines. The Gvin.com Super subscription package includes the following contents:  Credit assessment (data on financial assets and liquidity of business entities), Financial information (balance-sheet data for almost 35,000 Slovene companies; possible comparison between companies or activities), siMatrix (provides an overview of connections or relations between individual persons and companies for over 300,000 entities), Poslovni tisk (“Business Press”)(articles and news from journals, magazines, and agencies such as  Delo, Dnevnik, Večer, Gospodarski vestnik, Pravna praksa, Finance—time coverage for individual titles in the archive varies), Register (contains reports about bankruptcies, erasures, foundings, press releases, etc.) Konsolidirane bilance (“Consolidated Accounts”)(provides an insight into around 500 consolidated companies and conseqently 2,500 subsidiary companies in operational form with an archive from 2002 onward), and Non-profit organizations.

Time coverage:

    • Arhives of balances: overview of balances and indicators in a longer period from 1994 onward (the Financial Data modul);
    • Business Press: archive of articles from 1994 onward
    • Consolidated Accounts: this modul offers insight into around 500 consolidated companies and conseqently 2,500 subsidiary companies in operational form with an archive from 2002 onward;
    • Freezing of transaction accounts and the history of freezing transaction accounts from 2002 onward (the Financial information modul).

 

Language: Slovene

Example of entry code:

 

Publisher: Bisnode

IMF eLibrary

Subscription period: 2020 -
Users:
  • Other : freely available e-resource
Financing:

IMF eLibrary is a free electronic resource, that offers content published by International Monetary Fund. It includes more than 11.000 publications and many statistical databases from the field of economy. IMF eLibrary includes collections:

  • IMF Statistics
  • IMF Periodicals
  • IMF Books and Analytical Papers

Additional information:

Publisher: IMF Publications

Jesuit Historiography Online

Subscription period: 2020 -
Users:
  • Other : free access
Financing:
  • National and University Library : free access

Jesuit Historiography Online (Brill) is an Open Access resource, which offers historical content about Jesuits. It provides summaries of key texts from the earlier literature, painstaking surveys of more recent work, and digests of archival and online resources. Crucially, the scope of the essays is global: they cover both Anglophone and non-Anglophone sources and scholarship from Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas.

Publisher: Brill

Kritisches Lexikon zur deutschsprachigen Gegenwartsliteratur - KLG

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

L’Année philologique

Subscription period: 2019 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana : 3 simultaneous users
Financing:
  • National and University Library
  • Consortium members : Faculty of Arts (UL), Faculty of Law (UL), Faculty of Theology (UL)

L’Année philologique is an indispensible resource by the research scholars who are its intended users. Its goal is to collect annually scholarly works relating to every aspect of Greek and Roman civilization (authors and texts; literature; linguistics; political, economic, and social history; attitudes and daily life; religion; cultural and artistic life; law; philosophy; science and technology; and the history of classical studies). Significant space is accorded to the auxiliary disciplines (archaeology, epigraphy, numismatics, papyrology and paleography). Book notices are followed by a listing of reviews as these are published; notices of articles include an abstract in English, German, Spanish, French, or Italian.

Number of simultaneous users is limited to three.

Publisher: Société Internationale de Bibliographique Classique (SIBC)

Library & Information Science Collection - LISC

Subscription period: 2018 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • National and University Library
Financing:
  • National and University Library : access to LISA collection since 2006

LISC (Library & Information Science Collection) combines two collections:

  • 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 300 newspapers and papers from conference proceedings from 1969 onward.

  • Library Science Database gives users full-text access to a selection of publications relevant to library and information science. It covers a range of titles and topics relevant to the theoretical and applied study of library science, including trade publications aimed at the library profession as well as scholarly journals.
    Collection includes more than full-texts from more than 250 publications from 1970 onward.

To search for topics, use descriptors.
Update: every two weeks
Language: English

Publisher: ProQuest

Library Literature & Information Science Full Text

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

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

Subscription period: 2016 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Nova Gorica
  • University of Nova Gorica
  • JRO : ZRC SAZU, IZUM, Educational Research Institute, National Institute of Chemistry, Institute of Onclology Ljubljana, Urban Planing Institute RS, New University, DOBA Faculty
  • Public libraries
Financing:
  • Consortium members : bonus collection (free of charge) due to EBSCO subscription
  • Public libraries

The Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) collection is designed to search for scientific and professional literature in the fields of librarianship and information sciences.

Coverage includes bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from over 600 scholarly journals, books, papers from conference proceedings, and research reports from 1960 onward.

To search for a topic, use descriptors.

Language: English

Publisher: EBSCO

Linguistics Collection

Subscription period: 2019 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • National and University Library
Financing:
  • National and University Library : access to LLBA collection since 2006

Lingusitics Collection combines two sources:

  • 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.
  • Linguistics Database includes ful-text journals and other sources in linguistics and covers phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. To search for a topic, use descriptors or classification.

Update: Monthly
Language: English
Publisher: Cambridge Scientific Abstracts

 

Publisher: ProQuest

Literature Resource Center (LRC)

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

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.

LRC includes full-text articles from over 475 scientific journals and full-texts from over 420 reference works, some of which are described below.

Contemporary Authors includes information on around 160,000 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

Loeb Classical Library

Subscription period: 2018 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana : Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Theology
  • JRO : Educational Research Institute
Financing:
  • National and University Library
  • Consortium members

Loeb Classical Library is a collection of more than 450 e-books, which represent the entire heritage of the classical period. Texts are displayed in original greek or latin with simultaneous translation into english. Collection consists the works of poetry, tragedy, comedy, history, philosophy, mathematics, etc., with authors like Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, Cicero, Homer, etc. 

Publisher: Harvard University Press

MasterFILE Premier


Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Nova Gorica
  • University of Primorska
  • JRO : Institute of Oncology Ljubljana, Urban planning Institute of the Republic of Slovenia, New University, DOBA faculty
  • Public libraries
Financing:
  • Consortium members : gratis collection (free of charge) due to EBSCO subscription
  • Public libraries

MasterFILE Premier is a general reference collection, containing literature from wide-range of subjects, e.g. business, health, education, culture and science. It includes more than:

 

  • 1.600 ful-text magazines or journals
  • 4.000 reference books
  • 55.000 primary source documents
  • 1.8 million photos, maps and flags

 

Language: English

Publisher: EBSCO

MEDLINE


Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Nova Gorica
  • University of Primorska
  • JRO : Institute of Oncology Ljubljana, Urban planning Institute of the Republic of Slovenia, New University, DOBA faculty
  • Public libraries
Financing:
  • Consortium members : bonus collection (free of charge) due to EBSCO subscription
  • Public libraries

Medline is used to search for professional and scientific literature in the fields of biomedicine, stomatology, health care, veterinary medicine, and medical care.
Topics covered include bibliographic data with abstracts of articles from around 5,400 journals from 1966 onward.
To search for a topic, use Medical Subject Headings (MeSH).

Language: English

Publisher: National Library of Medicine (NLM)  

Publisher: EBSCO

MLA International Bibliography

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

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 3,800 newspapers, books, book chapters, dissertations, and book collections from 1926 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: EBSCO

Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart (MGG Online)

Subscription period: 2017 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library

MGG Online is a comprehensive German music encyclopedia consisting of over 19,000 articles written by 3,500 authors covering almost every aspect of music and its history. 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

Naxos Music Library

Subscription period: 2007 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana : 20 simultaneous users
  • National and University Library : 20 simultaneous users
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 2,300,000 tracks, equivalent to 150,000 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.

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 : 5 simultaneous users
  • National and University Library : 5 simultaneous users
Financing:
  • National and University Library

Naxos Music Library Jazz is a service which allows streaming of jazz music. It offers almost 220,000 recordings and over 19,000 CDs arranged alphabetically by performer, composer, category and label. You can find specific recordings using "Advanced search" with one criterion or a combination of criteria including name of artist, composer, label, instrument etc.

Music recording is not permitted.


Update: Monthly
Language: English

Publisher: Naxos Digital Services

Naxos Music Library World

Subscription period: 2018 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana : 8 simultaneous users
  • National and University Library : 8 simultaneous users
Financing:
  • National and University Library

Naxos Music Library World is the most comprehensive online World Music library available, with music from more than 150 countries and 1,500 cultural groups. NML World contains more than 13,000 albums from such renowned labels as Smithsonian Folkways, ARC, Warner, Sony, Naxos World, plus dozens of other smaller independent labels.

Publisher: Naxos Digital Services

Naxos Video Library

Subscription period: 2010 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana : 5 simultaneous users
  • National and University Library : 5 simultaneous users
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: 5 simultaneous users.

Publisher: Naxos Digital Services

OECD iLibrary

Subscription period: 2009 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • National and University Library
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 11700 e-books, 6,800 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 Academic Journals

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

The Oxford Academic Journals  collection is used for to search for and read full-text articles from 291 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.

 Advantages for publishing in Oxford University Press journals.

Language: English
Provider: National and University Library

Publisher: Oxford University Press

PressReader

Subscription period: 2009 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • Public libraries
Financing:
  • National and University Library
  • Public libraries

The PressReader (formerly Library Press Display) collection offers current editions of over 6,000 national, regional, and local newspapers and magazines from Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, and Latin and North America, more than 120 countries and 60 languages in total. The collection includes newspapers such as Dnevnik, Delo, Slovenske novice, Nedelo, Nedeljske novice, Nedeljski dnevnik (Slovenia), The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph, The Independent (Great Britain), Corriere della Sera, Il Sole 24 ore (Italy), Le Figaro, L'Express (France), Die Presse, Der Standard, Kleine Zeitung Kärnten (Austria), The Washington Post, New York Post (USA), Večernji list (Croatia), and more. It also offers a large number of popular magazines such as Newsweek, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Men's Health Science Illustrated, BBC History Magazine, Rolling Stone,  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. 

A 90-day archive of all newspapers and magazines is also available. 

Update: Daily

The functionality of the PressReader app

 

Publisher: NewspaperDirect, Inc.

PsycArticles

Subscription period: 2005 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana : NUK, Faculty of Arts/Psychology Department, Faculty of Social Siciences, Faculty of Education
  • University of Maribor : UKM, Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Criminal Justice and Security
  • National and University Library
  • University of Primorska : FAMNIT, Faculty of Education
Financing:
  • National and University Library
  • Consortium members
  • ARRS

PsycArticles is a database for searching and reading  journal articles in the field of psychology. Materials covered include articles, peer reviews, and other publications from about 110 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 Education, Department of Psychology at the Faculty of Arts, and NUK.

Publisher: American Psychological Associaton

PsycInfo

Subscription period: 2005 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana : NUK, Faculty of Arts/Psychology Department
  • National and University Library
Financing:
  • National and University Library
  • Consortium members
  • ARRS

PsycInfo is a database 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 over 4 milions of bibliographic records with abstracts of articles from some 2,300 scientific journals, books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers, and technical reports.

To search for a topic, use descriptors from APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 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

PsycInfo journal coverage list is available at http://www.apa.org/pubs/databases/psycinfo/coverage.aspx

Update: twice weekly

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

PTSDpubs

Subscription period: 2017 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library : gratis collection (free of charge) due to ProQuest subscription

PTSDpubs - formerly called Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress (PILOTS) - is a specialised bibliographic database used to search for popular, professional, and scientific literature dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental health sequelae of traumatic events such as war events, natural disasters, or other traumatic experiences of individuals and/or groups. Coverage includes a considerable number of publications treating post-traumatic consequences of wars in the territory of former Yugoslavia.

The collection is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and is produced by its National Center for PTSD. Its goal is to include citations to all literature on PTSD and other consequences of traumatic events without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations.

Update: Monthly

Language: English

Publisher: National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

RILM Abstracts of Music Literature

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

RILM Abstracts of Music Literature is an extensive music bibliography which offers broad yet detailed coverage and allows for both in-depth research and optional searching of contents for users of all levels. RILM was designed for researchers who want clear and verified bibliographic information that is fully cited, abstracted, and indexed.

Coverage spans 1967 to the present, and the database is updated monthly. Database indexes 990 current journals ans contains over 950,000 records. Over 50,000 new records are added every year. Sound recordings and motion pictures that present the results of scholarly research or fieldwork are also included.

Sources cited in RILM are publications from 178 countries in 143 languages. Titles of works are translated into English, and the majority of entries have English abstracts.

Update: Monthly

Language: English

Publisher: The Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale

RILM Music Encyclopedias

Subscription period: 2018 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • Public libraries
Financing:
  • National and University Library

RILM Music Encyclopedias is a growing full-text compilation of 57 reference 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 of music studies, 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.

List of reference works is available at http://www.rilm.org/encyclopedias/.

Publisher: RILM

SAGE Journals Online

Subscription period: 2005 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Maribor
  • University of Primorska
  • JRO : Institute for Ethnic Studies, Institute of Oncology Ljubljana, Educational Research Institute, Urban planning Institute of the Republic of Slovenia, ZRC SAZU, New University
  • National and University Library
Financing:
  • ARRS
  • Consortium members

The SAGE Journals Online (SAGE Premier package - 2016 version) 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 more than 800 journals.

Advantages for publishing in Sage's journals:

Update: Daily

Language: English

Collection subcsriber: Consortium COSEC.

Publisher: Sage

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law (HeinOnline)

Subscription period: 2019 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • National and University Library : Free access

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law is a collection by publisher William S. Hein & Co, which brings together a multitude of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world:

  • every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery,
  • every federal statute dealing with slavery,
  • all reported state and federal cases on slavery.

Our case coverage extends into the 20th century because long after slavery ended courts were still resolving issues emanating from slavery. The library has hundreds of pamphlets and books written about slavery, and new histories of slavery are still being added.

Language: english

Publisher: William S. Hein & Co.

SocINDEX with Full Text

Subscription period: 2007 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • National and University Library
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 some 630 full-text titles, SocINDEX with Full Text also contains informative abstracts for more than 1,200 "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
  • National and University Library
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. Includes indexing with abstracts of articles in over 1900 journals, 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
  • National and University Library

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

Taylor and Francis Online

Subscription period: 2015 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • National and University Library
Financing:
  • National and University Library
  • Consortium members

Taylor and Francis Online is a multidisciplinary collection by the publisher of the same name that allows searching and reading full-text articles from almost 2.000 electronic journals. The journals cover the fields of library and information sciences, economics, veterinary medicine, religion, art, construction industry, architecture, politology, education, sociology, biology, psychology, mathematics, chemistry, physics, etc. For the most part, full-text is available from 1997 onward.

Update: Daily

Language: English

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The New Pauly Online

Subscription period: 2018 -
Users:
  • National and University Library
  • University of Ljubljana
Financing:
  • Consortium members : The New Pauly Online: NUK, Faculty of Arts UL, Faculty of Theology UL, Faculty of Social Sciences UL, Faculty of Education UL, Faculty of Law UL, Faculty of Architecture UL, Faculty of Medicine UL The New Pauly Supplements I, II: NUK, Faculty of Arts UL (incl. students ŠSFF), Faculty of Theology UL, Faculty of Law UL

Brill´s New Pauly Online is the English edition of the authoritative Der Neue Pauly Online, published by Verlag J.B. Metzler since 1996. The encyclopaedic coverage and high academic standard of the work, the interdisciplinary and contemporary approach and clear and accessible presentation have made the New Pauly the unrivalled modern reference work for the ancient world. The section on Antiquity of Brill´s New Pauly are devoted to Greco-Roman antiquity and cover more than two thousand years of history, ranging from the second millennium BC to early medieval Europe. Special emphasis is given to the interaction between Greco-Roman culture on the one hand, and Semitic, Celtic, Germanic, and Slavonic culture, and ancient Judaism, Christianity, and Islam on the other hand. The section on the Classical Tradition is uniquely concerned with the long and influential aftermath of antiquity and the process of continuous reinterpretation and revaluation of the ancient heritage, including the history of classical scholarship. Brill´s New Pauly presents the current state of traditional and new areas of research and brings together specialist knowledge from leading scholars from all over the world. The Contents from the Slovenian authors (Kos-Šašel, PhD.) can also be found. Many entries are elucidated with maps and illustrations and the English edition will include updated bibliographic references.

Collection New Pauly Online include supplements:

  • New Pauly Supplements I:
    • Chronologies of the Ancient World - Names, Dates and Dynasties
    • Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts
    • Historical Atlas of the Ancient World
    • The Reception of Myth and Mythology
    • The Reception of Classical Literature
    • History of Classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary
    • Herrscherchronologien der antiken Welt: Namen, Daten, Dynastien
    • Geschichte der antiken Texte: Autoren- und Werklexikon
    • Historischer Atlas der antiken Welt
    • Rezeptions- und Wissenschaftsgeschichte: Register zu den Bänden 13-15/3 des Neuen Pauly
    • Mythenrezeption: Die antike Mythologie in Literatur, Musik und Kunst von den Anfängen bis zur Gegenwart
    • Geschichte der Altertumswissenschaften: Biographisches Lexikon
    • Die Rezeption der antiken Literatur
  • New Paully Supplements II:
    • Figures of Antiquity and their Reception in Art, Literature and Music
    • The Reception of Antiquity in Renaissance Humanism
    • The Early Mediterranean World, 1200 - 600 BC
    • History and Culture of Byzantium
    • Historische Gestalten
    • Renaissance-Humanismus
    • Frühgeschichte der Mittelmeerkulturen
    • Byzanz
Publisher: Brill

Ulrich's Web

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

Ulrich's Web 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

UN iLibrary

Subscription period: 2009 -
Users:
  • University of Ljubljana
  • National and University Library
Financing:
  • National and University Library : gratis collection (free of charge) due to OECD iLibrary subscription

The United Nations iLibrary is the comprehensive global search, discovery, and viewing source for digital content created by the United Nations. It provides librarians, information specialists, scholars, students, policy makers and the general public with a single digital destination for seamlessly accessing publications, journals, data, and series published by the United Nations Secretariat, and its funds and programs. UN iLibrary offers access to more than 6000 e-books, 4000 articles and 3 databases. Every year around 500 new titles are added to United Nations iLibrary. UN iLibrary covers a wide range of topics:

  • Agriculture Rural Development and Forestry
  • Children and Youth
  • Democracy and Governance
  • Disarmament
  • Drugs, Crime and Terrorism
  • Economic and Social Development
  • Environment and Climate Change
  • Human Rights and Refugees
  • Human Settlements and Urban Issues
  • International Law and Justice
  • International Trade and Finance
  • Migration
  • Natural Resources, Water and Energy
  • Peacekeeping and Security
  • Population and Demography
  • Public Health
  • Transportation and Public Safety
  • United Nations
  • Women and Gender Issues.

Language: English etc.

Publisher: OECD