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News and information about ejournals, databases and ebooks at UCL


Archive for the 'New ejournals' Category

New eresources

By Catherine Sharp, on 12 September 2012

UCL now has access to a number of new databases and ejournals.  Please see the databases or ejournals list, as appropriate, for links and further information.

BIOSIS Previews Backfiles (1926-1968)
Cambridge Histories Online
Cecil Papers
Colonial State Papers
Compendex backfiles (1884-1969)
Congressional Research Digital Collection
Cult of the Body
Digital National Security Archive
Documents on British Policy Overseas
Ethnographic Video Online
Global health archive
IEEE Wiley ebooks
Illustrated London News (see ejournals list)
Imperial Russia’s Illustrated Press
Mass Media in Russia
Nature Archive 1869-1949 (see ejournals list)
Neurology backfile (see ejournals list)
Popular Literature, Fiction and Songs in Imperial Russia
Russian Anarchist Periodicals of the 20th Century
Russian Theatre in the Early Twentieth Century
Scientific American Archive + Supplement (see ejournals list)
Social Theory
Springer backfiles (we now have all collections; see ejournals list)
Springer Protocols
Taylor and Francis backfiles (3 collections – Arts & Humanities, Behavioral Science, and Politics, International Relations & Area Studies) (see ejournals list)
Web of Knowledge Science Citation Index (1900-1944)
Yearbook of the Imperial Theatre (1890-1915)

Transportation Research Record

By Lesley A Rogers, on 24 April 2012

UCL students and staff now have access to Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board which contains technical papers that have been accepted for publication through a rigorous peer-review process refereed by TRB technical committees.

Biomedical and Life Sciences ejournals

By Lesley A Rogers, on 26 March 2012

UCL now has access to the following resources:

Genome Biology which publishes research articles, new methods and software tools, in addition to reviews and opinions, from the full spectrum of biology.

Peritoneal Dialysis International which welcomes original contributions dealing with all aspects of peritoneal dialysis from scientists working in the field around the world.

Springer Biomedical and Life Science backfiles

All of these titles are accessible via the ejournals list.

New JSTOR collections

By Lesley A Rogers, on 15 March 2012

UCL students and staff now have access to two more JSTOR Arts and Sciences collections.

They are Arts & Sciences VIII , this collection includes a group of rare 19th and early 20th century American Art periodicals digitized as part of a special project undertaken with the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Frick Collection, and the Brooklyn Museum of Art.
Arts & Sciences IX, a collection which widens JSTOR’s coverage in business and the social sciences.

The titles contained in these new JSTOR collections are available using the ejournals list or using the link to JSTOR via the databases list.

New eresources

By Lesley A Rogers, on 28 February 2012

UCL students and staff now have access to the  JSTOR Arts and Sciences X collection.

We also have access to Autophagy, a peer-reviewed journal with an international audience including original research, reviews, technical papers and articles on many aspects of autophagy.

The titles contained in this new JSTOR collection, and Autophagy are available using the ejournals list.


New ejournals

By Lesley A Rogers, on 28 February 2012

UCL Library Services now subscribes to the following ejournals:

Climate Policy
International Journal of Migration, Health and Social Care
Journal of Leukocyte Biology
Structure and Infrastructure Engineering
Trends in Classics

All of these titles are accessible via the ejournals list.

New resources

By Lesley A Rogers, on 28 February 2012

UCL Library Services now subscribes to the following resources:

Dissertations & Theses Full Text
FBIS Daily Reports, 1941-1974

Expert Reviews journals collection

Nature journals collection (complete), including all Nature, Nature Reviews and “academic and society” titles

OUP journals collection (complete)

Health Psychology Review
Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
Journal of Hospital Medicine
Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health
Journal of Separation Science
Journal of Visualized Experiments
Seminars in Radiation Oncology
Seminars in Hematology

All of these titles are accessible either via the ejournals list or the databases list

Nature Communications

By Lesley A Rogers, on 23 March 2011

UCL students and staff now have access to Nature Communications which is a multidisciplinary journal covering all areas of the biological, physical and chemical sciences.  It includes material that isn’t represented by a dedicated Nature research journal:  for example, developmental biology, plant sciences, microbiology, ecology and evolution, palaeontology and astronomy. In particular, it covers cross-disciplinary fields, such as biophysics, bioengineering, chemical physics and environmental science.

SPIE Digital Library

By Catherine Sharp, on 26 May 2010

UCL has access to the SPIE Digital Library until 31 December 2010.

SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, was founded in 1955 to advance light-based technologies.  The SPIE Digital Library includes more than 275,000 technical papers from SPIE journals, and conference proceedings from 1990 to the present.  Ebooks – monographs, tutorials and field guides – are also available.

Please send feedback on this resource to the subject librarian for Engineering, Ruth Russell

Expert Review of Ophthalmology

By Lesley A Rogers, on 24 November 2009

UCL now has access to Expert Review of Ophthalmology which provides information and debate on current and emerging approaches in ocular medicine.

Coverage includes:

  • Therapeutic approaches in ophthalmic disorders
  • Visual function and optics
  • Ocular tumors
  • Surgical techniques and advances in surgical approaches
  • Advanced materials, devices and implantation
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • Ocular manifestations of systemic disease
  • Molecular biology and molecular genetics in ophthalmology
  • Management of ocular infections and inflammation
  • Pharmacoeconomics and quality of life studies