Databases A - Z

An alphabetical list of database links.



Resource name Content Accessibility
ABI/INFORM Global Business, Economics, Information Technology Login required
Academic Search Elite Multidisciplinary journal database Login required
ACM Digital Library Computer Science Login required
Arts & Humanities Citation Index Citation database. Humanities Login required
arXiv Preprint Archive Preprints archive. Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance, Statistics. Open Access
BBC Country Profiles Facts from all the world's countries. Free resource
Cambridge Journals Publisher database. Scholarly journals, Multidisciplinary. Login required
CIA World Factbook Facts and Statistics from all the world's countries. Free resource
CINAHL Plus Health Care Sciences. Scholarly journals etc. Login required
Cochrane Library International reports on evidence based Medicine and Health Care. Free resource
Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science

Helps researchers access the published literature from the most significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide via Web of Science.

Science

Login required
Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities

Helps researchers access the published literature from the most significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide via Web of Science.

Social Science & Humanities
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Corpus.byu.edu

Language teaching materials including how native speakers actually speak and write, language variation and change, and the frequency of words, phrases, and collocates.

Linguistics

 

Login required
 

(Create a personal account via the link)

Dawsonera E-books, loans for up to 3 days. Login required
DiVA Licentiate and Doctoral theses, Student theses published at the Mälardalen University and also at other universities in Sweden. Open Access
DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals. Free access to over 7000 scholarly journals. Open Access
eBook Academic Collection (EBSCOhost) E-books Login required
EBSCO HOST

These databases are hosted here:

  • Academic Search Elite
  • ERIC
  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
  • CINAHL Plus
  • MEDLINE
  • NEWS (AP, UPI etc.)
  • PsycINFO
  • PsycARTICLES
  • GreenFILE
  • Teacher Reference Center
  • eBook Collection
  • eBook Academic Collection
  • and Discovery
Login required
EconPapers Economics – Access to RePEc, economics working papers, journal articles and more. Open Access
EDGAR Company Reports from the USA. Free resource
Embedded Systems

Computer Science, publications database. Mälardalen University, ES (Embedded Systems).

  • Embedded Systems
  • Real-Time Systems
Open Access
Emerald Insight Economics, Management and Business Organisation. Scholarly journals. Login required
e-nav Standards from the SIS, Swedish Standards Institute. Login required
ERIC (EBSCOhost) Education Resource Information Center. Scholarly journals, Conference reports. Login required
ERIC (ProQuest) Education Resource Information Center. Scholarly journals, Conference reports. Login required
Espacenet Patents, worldwide. Free resource
ETDE ETDE World Energy Base. Scientific literature and reports. NB! The database is not updated after 2014. Login required
Eurostat Statistics from the European Union. Updated on a daily base. Free resource
Gale Databases Literature and Linguistics databases. Login required
GET - Geodata Extraction Tool Geographic information (geodata) from the National Land Survey and other Swedish government agencies. gin required
Google Scholar Search motor for scientific literature. Scholarly articles, theses, books etc. Through this link many documents are accessible in full text. Login required
GreenFILE Environmental Science - Global warming, pollution, sustainable development, renewable energy, recycling etc. Login required
ICONDA®CIBlibrary Town planning and building construction. Electronic full text archive of CIB publications and related publications (CIB = International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction). Provided by Fraunhofer IRB. Free resource
IEEE Xplore Engineering Sciences. Scholarly journals, conference reports, IEEE Standards. Login required
INDERSCIENCE Publisher database. Scholarly journals, Multidisciplinary. Login required
Informa Healthcare Access to 166 journals in fulltext about medicine and pharmacology. Login required
IngentaConnect Scholarly journal articles. Multidisciplinary. Login required
IOS Press Technical Science, Natural Sciences and Medicine. Publisher database. Login required
IPR Publications

Publications from the IPR, Mälardalen University.

  • Innovation
  • Product development
Free resource
ISI Proceedings See: Conference Proceedings Citation Index (above)  
JCR Journal Citation Reports. Citation database. Check which scholarly journals are the most cited. Multidisciplinary. Login required
JSTOR Archive for back issues of Scholarly journals. Multidisciplinary. Recent issues not accessible. Login required
LNCS Computer Science - research and education (book series). Login required
LIBRIS Union Catalogue for Sweden's university and research libraries. Free resource
LLBA Linguistics and language behavior abstracts. Covers all areas of Linguistics. Login required
LRC Literature Resource Center. Literary History, Literary Studies. Login required
Mark Allen Healthcare Access to 25 journals that include Internurse, Intermid and Health Professionals with focus on nursing, obstetrics and dentistry. Login required
MathEduc Math Didactics. Research Literature, Theory and Practice. Login required
MathSciNet Mathematics. Scholarly journals, conference reports and books. Login required
MEDLINE Health Care Sciences. Login required
MeSH Tree Tool Find medical keywords and resources (English language search tool published by Swedish MeSH, Karolinska Institutet) Free resource
MLA Modern Language Association. Literary History, Literary Studies, Linguistics and Folklore. Login required
OAIster Open Archive Initiative. Scholarly journals, books etc. Multidisciplinary. Open Access
OECD iLibrary OECD's online library of books, reports, and statistics, material published by the OECD, IEA, ITF, NEA, PISA and others. Login required
OpenDOAR Worldwide publication of scholarly and scientific literature, Open Access
Oxford Handbooks in Nursing Evidenced-based pocket guides to nursing practice for students and practising nurses in all care settings. Login required
Oxford Journals Publisher database. Scholarly journals, Multidisciplinary. Login required
Passport
The Consumer Market
Statistics, analysis, reports, surveys and news on industries, countries and consumers worldwide.
Login required
PEDro Physiotherapy Evidence Database. Free resource
PILOTS Post-traumatic Stress Syndrom (PTSD). Scientific and Scholarly literature. Login required
Primo Search engine for most of the University Library's material. Login required
ProQuest

These databases are hosted here:

  • ABI/INFORM Global
  • ERIC
  • LLBA (Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts)
  • PILOTS (Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress)
  • Social Services Abstracts
  • Sociological Abstracts
  • Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
Login required
PsycARTICLES Psychology. Scholarly journals from  the APA, the Canadian Psychological Association and the Hogrefe Publishing Group. Login required
PsycINFO Psychology. Scholarly Journal Articles Login required
PubMed Medicine and Health Sciences. Scholarly journal articles etc. Through this link many documents are accessible in full text. Login required
RCNi Nursing. Journals from the Royal College of Nursing. Login required
redalyc Scholarly journals from 15 countries (mostly in Spanish and Portuguese). Open Access
Retriever Business Company Reports from Sweden. Login required
Sage Journals Publisher database. Scholarly journals, Multidisciplinary. Login required
SAGE research methods E-books on research method. Method map as additional search tool. Login required
SAGE research methods cases

A collection of case studies of real social research, specially commissioned and designed to help students and researchers understand abstract methodological concepts in practice.

Login required
ScienceDirect Publisher database. Scholarly journals, Multidisciplinary. Login required
SciTech Connect Research report literature from the US Department of Energy. Free resource
Scopus Citation database. Multidisciplinary Login required
SHERPA/RoMEO Information on Copyright Agreements for a number of scholarly journals. Free resource
Social Care Online British database of information and research on all aspects of social care and social work. Free resource
Social Science Citation Index Behavioural Sciences - Citation database. Login required
Social Services Abstracts Social welfare. Scholarly journals etc. Login required
Sociological Abstracts Sociology / Social Sciences. Scholarly journals etc. Login required
SpringerLink Publisher database. Scholarly journals, Multidisciplinary. Login required
SwePub Academic publications from Swedish universities. Search among scholarly articles, conference papers and dissertations etc. Free resource
S-WoBA Business & Economy. Working papers from Scandinavian and universities and research organisations. Free resource
S-WoPEc Economics. Working papers from Scandinavian and universities and research organisations. Free resource
Taylor & Francis Online Publisher database. Scholarly journals, Multidisciplinary. Login required
Teacher Reference Center 280 journals for educators and school administrators, Login required
ULRICHSWEB Detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals (serials) of all types: academic and scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more. Login required
WEB OF SCIENCE Citation database. Multidisciplinary. Login required
Wiley Online Library Publisher database. Scholarly journals, Multidisciplinary. Login required
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts Political Science. Scientific and scholarly literature. Login required
WorldWide Science.org Links to international scientific and scholarly databases and web resources. Free resources