e-Journals

e-Journals

DATABASE NAME SUBJECT COVERAGE
Africa Journals Online

AJOL is an open access database that requires free registration.Subject Strength: Biomedical Research, Life Sciences, Complementary, Engineering, Informatics, Law, Economics, Medicine, Surgery, and Nursing
African Portal Library.

Over 3000 Open Access books, journals and digital documents relating to African policy issues can be found at the African Portal Library.

Agora

The AGORA program, set up by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) together with major publishers, enables developing countries to gain access to an outstanding digital library collection in the fields of food, agriculture, environmental science and related social sciences. AGORA provides a collection of 1900 journals to institutions in 107 countries. AGORA is designed to enhance the scholarship of the many thousands of students, faculty and researchers in agriculture and life sciences in the developing world

AIP

The American Institute of Physics advances, promotes and serves the physical sciences for the benefit of humanity.
Annual Reviews

Biomedical/Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Economics
ARDI

The Access to Research for Development and Innovation (ARDI) program is coordinated by WIPO together with its partners in the publishing industry with the aim to increase the availability of scientific and technical information in developing countries.

Bioline

Bioline is a non-profit journal aggregator of Open Access (free full text) biomedical journalscontaining research from developing countries.
BioOne BioOne is an aggregation of more than 180 high quality, subscribed and open-access titles focused in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences

BioMed Central

BioMed Central is a publishing initiative committed to providing immediate open access to peer-reviewed biomedical research.
The British Institute of Radiology

Access to British Journal of Radiology (BJR), BJR/case reports and Dentomaxillofacial Radiology (DMFR)
Cab Direct

CAB Direct is the most thorough and extensive source of reference in the applied life sciences, incorporating the leading bibliographic databases CAB Abstracts and Global Health. CAB Direct provides a convenient, single point of access to all of your CABI database subscriptions.
Cambridge University Press Cambridge University Press currently publishes over 300 peer-reviewed academic journals.Politics, Linguistics, Social Science, Humanities, Law, Mathematics, Science, Medicine.
Cochrane Library The Cochrane Library is a collection of online searchable databases containing high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making. Cochrane Reviews represent the highest level of evidence on which to base clinical treatment decisions. In addition to Cochrane Reviews, The Cochrane Library provides other sources of reliable information, from other systematic reviews abstracts, technology assessments, economic evaluations and individual clinical trials all the current evidence in one single environment
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) The Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) lists free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and languages
EBSCO The databases provide access to just over 16,500 abstracted and indexed journals from all branches of science, technology, medicine, social sciences and humanities..
EBSCO Religion and Theology Collection This database is the is the definitive index for information on topics such as biblical studies, world religions, church history and religion in social issues
electronic newspapers and journals Free electronic newspapers and journals on and from Africa.
  Management and library & information services journals. The service also provides access to leading titles in marketing, business disciplines, engineering and materials science..
Edinburgh University Press Edinburgh University Press publishes over 30 journals across a range of disciplines in the humanities and social sciences.
Gale Databases
Gale Database strength is Literature, Arts, Economics & Health Sciences
IEEE Digital Library Subject Coverage: Gives you access to the full text of IEEE content published in Aerospace, Bio-engineering, Communication, Networking & Broadcasting, Components, Circuits, Devices & Systems, Computing & Processing, Engineered Materials, Dielectrics & Plasmas, Fields, Waves & Electromagnetics, Geoscience, Photonics & Electro-Optics, Power, Energy, & Industry Applications, Robotics & Control Systems, Signal Processing & Analysis, Transportation.
HINARI HINARI Programme set up by WHO together with major publishers, enables low- and middle- income countries to gain access to one of the world’s largest collections of biomedical and health literature. Up to 14,000 journals (in 30 different languages), up to 46,000 e-books, up to 100 other information resources are now 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.clic here
HST – Libraries in a digital age Specially prepared, online, animated, audio-visual lectures by world leading authorities on library developments in a digital environment for researchers and university faculty members
Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS) INFORMS publishes 14 scholarly journals, including the flagship journals Management Science and Operations Research, our new 2015 journal Strategy Science, Interfaces a journal for the practice of OR/MS, as well as INFORMS Transactions on Education an open access journal.
IMF e-Library The IMF is viewed as one of the world’s most authoritative sources for economic information, analysis and harmonized statistics. IMF eLibrary provides comprehensive data and original analysis, with coverage of almost every economy in the world and a special focus on developing and emerging economies.
JSTOR

Economics, History, Political science, Archeology, African Studies, Music, Art & Art History, Business, Ecology & Botany, Language & Literature, Mathematics & Statistics
Mary Ann Liebert Journals Biomedical research, Clinical medicine, Public health & health care policies, Environmental studies and Multidisciplinary
National Academies Press Physical sciences, Biological sciences, Social sciences, Applied Physical Sciences, Biophysics, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Ecology, Engineering, Evolution, Genetics, Medical Sciences, Microbiology, Plant, Biology
Nature Publishing Group (NPG) Subject Coverage: Chemistry, medicine, clinical practice & research, life sciences, biotechnology, genetics, immunology, medicine research, physical sciences,
environmental information research
Nature Science
Subject Coverage: Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Chemistry, Clinical practice and research and Earth and Environment
The Geological Society Has a large collection on earth science. The database includes journals, Society special publications and book series.
(OARE) Online Access to Research Environment
Online Access to Research in the Environment (OARE), an international public-private consortium coordinated by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Yale University, and leading science and technology publishers, enables developing countries to gain access to one of the world’s largest collections of environmental science research
OECD Subject Coverage:Economics, Energy, Environment, Social sciences
Oxford
Subject Coverage:The database covers Biological Sciences, Medicine, Public Health and Epidemiology, Humanities, Social Sciences, Law Economics, Business, and Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Computing and Physics.
Palgrave Macmillan Subject Coverage:Palgrave Macmillan offers a combined portfolio of over 60 peer-reviewed e-journals in the field of Business, Social Sciences and the Humanities.
PatBas Subject Coverage: Intuitive: easy to use and flexible interface for faster and more powerful searching. Wider global coverage of over 45 million patent families including 36 million full-text records from over 95 issuing authorities – all in a single database!
Public Library of Science (PLoS) The Public Library of Science (PLoS) is a nonprofit organization of scientists and physicians committed to making the world’s scientific and medical literature a freely available public resource.
Project Muse
Subject Coverage:Project Muse is rich in Social science and humanities content. To read tutorials click here or here.
ResearchGATE ResearchGATE is a free of charge, online research platform with meta-data of around 35 million articles and publications and tens of thousands of full-texts available, focused on the sciences but open to all disciplines. ResearchGATE also acts as a social networking platform where information on jobs, conferences and new publications can be shared between individuals and groups.
Royal College of Physicians Subject Coverage:Full text access to “Clinical Medicine”, the journal of the Royal College of Physicians, London.
Royal Society Subject Coverage: Seven leading international journals from the Royal Society, the UK’s national academy of science. Titles cover the whole of the biological and physical sciences, and include Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, the longest-running continuously published journal in the world.
Sage Journals Subject Coverage:Business, humanities, social sciences, technology and medicine.
Science in Africa Science in Africa –Africa’s first online science magazine.
SciELO – Scientific Electronic Library Online SciELO – Scientific Electronic Library Online is a model for cooperative electronic publishing of scientific journals on the Internet. Especially conceived to meet the scientific communication needs of developing countries, particularly Latin America and the Caribbean countries.
springerlink Subject Coverage: Access to the full-text of over 1500 journals published by Springer in biomedicine, life science, clinical medicine, physics, engineering, mathematics, computer science, humanities and economics.
NB:This trial runs upto 31st August, 2014
Symposium Journals Subject Coverage:Symposium Journals is a pioneer in the publication of online-only academic journals, i.e. journals that have no printed editions but otherwise have the same aims, traditions, standards, and presentation as conventional journals.
Taylor and Francis Journals
Subject Coverage:The Taylor & Francis Journals.
University of Chicago Press Education, Humanities, Life Sciences, Medical Sciences, Social Sciences, Economics.
Wiley-Blackwell – InterScience Content Subject Coverage:Business, Chemistry, Computer science, Earth and environmental science, Education, Engineering, Law, Life sciences, Mathematics and statistics, Medicine, Physics and astronomy, Polymers and materials science, Psychology Social sciences.
WorldWideScience.org WorldWideScience.org is a global science gateway, providing one-stop searching of over 90 national and international scientific databases and portals from more than 70 countries. Users can search and translate 400 million pages of science and technology information. Resources available via Worldwide Science include DOAJ and all the Journals Online projects (JOLs)