Category Archives: New e-journals and e-books

New eResources – August 2016

The following eResources were added to the Library’s collection during the last few months: Asian Film Online – a selection of narrative feature films, documentaries and shorts curated by film scholars and critics, the collection offers perspectives and insights onto themes relevant across Asia. BCC Research – market research reports that incorporate the major economic, […]


The Library now has access to the SpringerReference database. SpringerReference offers editions of Springer’s eReferences well in advance of their print editions.  The titles on SpringerReference are all ‘live’ reference works, with constant updates from authors and editors.  Eventually, when the reference work is deemed complete, an official static version will be published to SpringerLink and published […]

New eBook Collections

The Library has recently purchased a number of eBook collections from a range of publishers and covering a range of subjects.  You can find the individual title records in the Library Catalogue, but the following is an overview of the new collections. Cambridge Books Online.  Almost 200 titles have been added to the Library’s CBO […]

Oxford Scholarship Online – additional content

Oxford Scholarship Online offers full-text access to academic monographs from Oxford University Press.  Launched in 2003 with four subject modules, Oxford Scholarship Online is now available in eighteen subject areas and has grown to be one of the leading academic research resources in the world.  The Library had previously purchased ebooks from the Business and management, […]

Maney Publishing Journals

The Library has recently taken up a subscription to the complete collection of Maney Publishing Journals.  This has increased our access from 25 to over 100 Maney Publishing journals.  Maney Publishing is an independent publishing company specialising in academic journals in materials science and engineering, the humanities, and health science.  Maney is committed to publishing high […]

Journal of Visualized Experiments – JoVE

The Library has recently subscribed to the Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE).  It is a video journal for biological research.  The Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) was established as a new tool in life science publication and communication, with participation of scientists from leading research institutions. JoVE takes advantage of video technology to capture and transmit the […]

SciBX (Nature Publishing)

SciBX: Science–Business eXchange is a groundbreaking weekly publication that provides a timely, concise and understandable analysis of the scientific content and commercial potential of the most important translational research papers from across the life science literature. The editorial team at SciBX mines thousands of articles across the literature each week and distill the flood of […]

World Scientific Publishing Chinese e-books

World Scientific Publishing e-books contain 33 titles of Chinese ebooks published in Hong Kong.

University of Adelaide Press e books

The Press publishes books in two editions – paperback and electronic.The electronic editions are free, currently in PDF format, and can be read on the majority of independent computers or readers. They can be read on-screen, or downloaded and printed. New titles are under-way in a widening range of disciplines – health sciences, engineering, law, […]

Berg Fashion Library (new purchase by the library)

The Berg Fashion Library is the first online resource to provide access to interdisciplinary and integrated text and image content on world dress and fashion. It covers all regions of the world, with in-depth content from pre-history to the present day contributed by internationally-renowned scholars.Students and scholars in disciplines as diverse as anthropology, art history, […]