KOGI STATE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY

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E-RESOURCES 

Academic Library Online http://www.questia.com 

Academic Library Online - contains full-text scholarly books, journals and more

 

Bibliomania http://www.bibliomania.com/

Bibliomania has more than 2000 free texts, study guides and reference resources. It also contains thousands of free e-books, poems, articles, short stories and plays and religious texts, and popular non-fiction.

 

Bioline International http://www.bioline.org.br/journals

Features 30 peer-reviewed journals from Brazil, Cuba, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda, Venezuela, and Zimbabwe etc. Subjects included are health, biodiversity, environment, conservation and international development.

 

British Library for Development Studies http://www.blds.ids.ac.uk/elibrary/ej-list.html

British Library For Development Studies - This is Europe's largest research collection on economic and social change in developing countries. The E-library contains full-text electronic resources. This includes journals, reports and working papers from NGOs and International Organizations.

 

Chemistry Central http://www.chemistrycentral.com/home

This collection of peer-reviewed open access research and journals in chemical sciences

 

Development and Gender http://www.bridge.ids.ac.uk/

A searchable database of gender and development materials from across the world. The collection includes tools, case studies, policy papers and research.    

                           

Digital Book Index http://www.digitalbookindex.com/search001a.htm

Digital Books Index is a fairly new site which offers simple, swift and direct access to online digital books. Extensive subject headings used to classify more than 73,000 titles records.

 

Directory of Open Access Journals http://www.doaj.org/

This provides access to 2,565 quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals.

 

Electronic Journal of Biotechnology http://www.ejbiotechnology.info

Launched in 1998, Electronic Journal of Biotechnology is an online international journal covering all areas of biotechnology research, including molecular biology and the chemistry of biological process to aquatic and earth environmental aspects, as well as computational applications, policy and ethical issues directly related to Biotechnology. It is hosted by the Universidad Católica de Valparaíso in Chile. Publishing in EJB is free, as is access to all of its content. Articles are reviewed by a scientific committee. They may be reproduced, with the editor's permission.

 

Electronic Medical Resources http://www.flyingpublisher.com

This provides Free Access to Medical Journals Medical books, Medical information and lots more with full-text.

 

Environmental Health Perspectives http://www.ehp.niehs.nih.gov

Environmental Health Perspectives (EHP) is a monthly journal of peer-reviewed research and news on the impact of the environment on human health.

 

UC Press E-Books Collection, 1982-2004

http://publishing.cdlib.org/ucpressebooks/ (http://content.cdlib.org/escholarship/)

Access to electronic editions of academic books published by scholarship editions, mainly in the humanities, religion, history, literature, arts and social sciences.

 

FreeFullText.com 

 http://crl.du.ac.in/Publication/E-Resources%20in%20Public%20Domain-Final/E-Journals/FreeFullText_com%20Homepage.htm

FreeFullText.com - provides direct links to over 7000 scholarly periodicals which allow some or all of their online content to be viewed by anyone with Internet access for free (though some may require free registration). The issue(s) which are available for free are indicated for each title on the alphabetical periodical lists.

 

The New HighWire Press http://highwire.stanford.edu

The new HighWire Press - site contains more than 1000 peer reviewed, high impact journals and other scholarly content publicly available.

INASP http://www.inasp.info/peri/free.html

International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications, Directory of Free and Open Access Online Resources

 

Journal of Clinical Medicine — Open Access Journal

URL: http://www.mdpi.com/journal/

Journal of Clinical Medicine (ISSN 2077-0383; CODEN: JCMOHK) is an international, open access journal published quarterly online by MDPI. 

 

INDIACLEN http://indiaclen.org/

INDIACLEN - is a directory of Health Sciences journals that are freely accessible on the web, either in full text or abstracts. The journals listed belong in different regions, and cover English, Spanish and Portuguese languages.

 

INFOMINE http://infomine.ucr.edu

INFOMINE is a large virtual library of Internet resources relevant to faculty, students, and research staff at the university level. It contains useful Internet resources such as databases, electronic journals, electronic books, bulletin boards, mailing lists, online library card catalogs, articles, directories of researchers, preprints and working papers and many other types of information. Built by librarians from the University of California, Wake Forest University, California State University, the University of Detroit - Mercy, and other universities and colleges, the site makes searches of scholarly e-resources in scientific and humanities/social sciences disciplines, in terms of record origin, resource access (free or fee based) and resource type.

 

UNESCO Libraries Portal
URL: http://portal.unesco.org/ci/en/ev.php

UNESCO Libraries Portal gives access to websites of library institutions around the world. It serves as an international gateway to information for librarians and library users and international co-operation in this area.

 

Law Nigeria Online http://www.nigerianlawresources.com/

Law Nigeria online is the first website in Nigeria, giving Nigerian Law students and Lawyers a platform to exhibit their services. It also gives them access to important links and events. Individual registration is necessary for full access.

 

Los Alamos ePrint Archive http://xxx.lanl.gov

Open access to more than 400,000 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science and Quantitative Biology.

 

Free Medical Journals Online http://www.freemedicaljournals.com

Free medical journals online contains journals in medicals sciences.

 

National Academies Press http://www.nap.edu

Provides access to thousands of entire books and reports on a wide range of topics in science, engineering, and the health sciences

 

Nigeria Medicinal Plants http://www.medicinalplantsinnigeria.com/

A complete guide to research on plants, containing a Medicinal Plants Gallery of Nigerian Plants by Prof. Tolu Odugbemi, the current Vice Chancellor of University Of Lagos, Nigeria First of its kind in Nigeria

 

OpenLearn http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/home.php

Launched in late 2006 by the UK-based Open University, OpenLearn provides free open educational resources for learners and educators around the world under a Creative Commons licence (this means that users can download and reuse the materials, amending them to suit their purpose and context). The site can boast in excess of 2500 hours of free study materials across nine subject areas: Arts History, Business Management, Education, IT Computing, Mathematics Statistics, Science Nature, Society and Study Skills Language Learning.

 

Pandora, Australia's Web Archive http://pandora.nla.gov.au/index.html

The PANDORA Project (Preserving and Accessing Networked Documentary Resources of Australia) was set up in June 1996 in an attempt to develop an archive with Australian Internet publications for preservation purposes by the National Library. The PANDORA Archive contains an ever growing number of selected Australian online publications such as electronic journals, organizational sites, government publications and ephemera in a broad range of topics from Agriculture to Sports.             

            

RePEc http://repec.org/docs/RePEcIntro.html

Database of working papers and journal articles on economics. The website links to IDEAS, the largest bibliographic database on Economics available on the internet.

 

Scholarly Journals Distributed via the World Wide Web http://info.lib.uh.edu

This provides links to journals that offer free access to English language articles.

 

The Electronic Journals Library http://rzblx1.uni-regensburg.de/ezeit/

The Electronic Journals Library - is an initiative of the Regenburgs University in Germany that facilitates the access to full text articles online. The journals compiled cover many disciplines on both Humanities and Sciences in different languages and are divided into those that are fully accessible for all and those that are freely available from a group in institutions, normally University libraries in Germany.

Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/

The free encyclopedia that anyone can edit

 

Jstor http://www.jstor.org

Jstor is used by millions for research, teaching, and learning. With more than a thousand academic journals and over 1 million images, letters, and other primary sources, JSTOR is one of the world's most trusted sources for academic content.

 

OARE http://www.oaresciences.org/en

Online Access to Research in the Environment (OARE), an international public-private consortium coordinated by the United Nations.

 

Hinari http://www.who.int/hinari/en/

HINARI Program is set up by WHO together with major publishers. It enables developing countries to gain access to one of the world's largest collections of biomedical and health literature. More than 8,500 journals and 7000 e-books (in 30 different languages) are presently available to health institutions in more than 100 countries, areas and territories benefiting many thousands of health workers and researchers, and in turn, contributing to improve world health.

 

World Bank e-Library
URL: http://elibrary.worldbank.org
World Bank e-Library is designed to meet the unique needs of researchers and librarians. Now in its 10th year and being re-launched on a new platform, the e-Library makes access to World Bank research and knowledge faster, easier, and more convenient than ever. The new e-Library offers:
• Authoritative content on development and current global issues
• Faster and easier discovery and access
• Personalization and time-saving tools for users
• Services and benefits for libraries.

 

EOLSS http://www.eolss.net

The EOLSS On-line is a virtual library that has everything needed for all practical purposes. At the same time, the annotated bibliography in each chapter of the EOLSS On-line references other outside sources.

 

Ebscohost http://www.search.ebscohost.com 

EBSCOhost serves thousands of libraries and other institutions with premium content in every subject area.


 The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection http://www.hstalks.com/access

University of Nigeria has access to The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection. The collection provides immediate access to over 1,300 online seminar talks presented by the world's leading scientific experts including the Nobel Laureates for Medicine in 2011.

 

NOTE: For more details or enquiries on how to access the above links, please contact this email address: [email protected]m or send sms to: +234(0)8065383899, +234 (0)7055036255. Office Hours: 9am – 4pm . (from Monday – Friday).

Bindery Section
This section provides facilities for the preservation and repair of books and non-book materials for the library.

Serial Section

This serial section accommodates all print copies of serial/periodical publications in the library such as bulletins, dailies papers, journals, magazines, newsletters and processes them for use by library users.