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Klisc resources

Outlined below are useful Research Tools that researchers can adopt to be more productive.

1. American Institute of Physics (including Acoustical Society of America)

AIP Citation offers online access to a robust collection of close to 1 million articles from leading Physical Sciences publications including journals, conference proceedings, standards, and magazines published by AIP Publishing and AIPP’s publishing partners. Finally, you need a research project management software to stay on top of the deadlines.

 

2. American Physical Society

America Physical Society Access to the Physical Review Online Archives (PROLA) and journals produced by the American Physical Society. These tools will allow you to cut and copy your data directly from your spreadsheet and perform the required statistical analysis.

 

3. Cochrane Library

The Cochrane Library is a collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database (The Cochrane Collaboration ) that provides information about Cochrane groups.

 

4. EBSCO Host Research Databases

The databases provide access to just over 16,500 abstracted and indexed journals from all branches of science, technology, medicine, social sciences and humanities.

 

5. EBSCO Religion and Theology Collection

Religion and theology.

 

6. Edinburgh University Press

Publish books and journals across a range of subject areas in the humanities and social sciences.

 

7. Emerald ejournals

Management and library & information services journals. The service also provides access to leading titles in marketing, business disciplines, engineering and materials science.

 

Covers the geosciences e-resources. It shares the courtyard with the Royal Academy of Arts, the Royal Astronomical Society, the Society of Antiquaries of London, the Royal Society of Chemistry and the Linnean Society of London.

 

Access to information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction, and so much more.

 

Covers Economics, History, Political science, Archeology, African Studies, Music, Art & Art History, Business, Ecology & Botany, Language & Literature, Mathematics & Statistics

 

11. Mary Ann Liebert

Biomedical Research, Life Sciences, Complementary, Engineering, Informatics, Law, Economics, Medicine, Surgery, and Nursing.

 

12. Policy Press

Publishes over 120 peer reviewed books each year and 7 journals in a wide range of print and digital editions for researchers, students, professionals, practitioners, politicians, policy makers and the informed general reader as well as for libraries and other institutions globally.

 

13. Royal Society

Subject strength: biochemistry, immunology, bioinformatics, ecology, microbiology and many more.

 

14. Royal Society of Chemistry - RSC Journals Archive

Biology, Biophysics, Chemical Science, Materials, Medicinal Drug Discovery and Physics high-impact journals and books.

 

15. Sage Journals

Subject Strengths: Humanities, Social Sciences, Scientific, Technical and Medical.

 

16. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

SIAM exists to ensure the strongest interactions between mathematics and other scientific and technological communities through membership activities, publication of journals and books, and conferences.

 

17. Taylor & Francis Journals

Information Science, Interdisciplinary Studies, Language & Literature, Law, Mathematics & Statistics, Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health, Museum, Heritage Studies & Visual Arts, Physical Sciences, Reference & Information Science, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sports, Leisure, Travel & Tourism and Urban Studies.

 

18. University of California

Subject strength: research, health, art & humanities.

 

19. University of Chicago Press

The journals present original research from international scholars in the Social Sciences, Humanities, Education, Biological and Medical Sciences, and Physical Sciences.

 

20. Wiley Online Library Full collection (1,360 titles)

Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth and Environmental Science, Education Engineering, Law Life Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics, Medicine and Healthcare, Physics and Astronomy, Polymers and Materials Science, Psychology, Social Sciences.

 

21. Project MUSE books

Subject strength: area & ethics studies, art & pacific studies, art & architecture, creative writing, education, film theater & performance arts, history, language & linguistics, library science & publishing, literature, medicine & health, music, philosophy, religion, science technology & mathematics, social sciences, studies by time period and women’s studies gender & sexuality.

 

22. Taylor & Francis eBooks

Offers instant access to the world's premier Humanities, Social Sciences, Behavioural Sciences, Built Environment, STM and Law content.

 

23. HST - Libraries in a Digital Age

Subject strength: digital libraries.

 

24. HST - The Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection (TBLSC)

Subject Strength: agriculture & environment, biochemistry, cancer, cell biology, clinical medicine, disease disorders & treatment, methods, immunology, metabolism & nutrition, microbiology, neuroscience, omics & systems biology, pharmaceutical sciences, reproduction & development

 

25. IEEE

IEEE/IET Electronic Library Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications, Computer Science; Architecture, Imaging Science & Photographic Technology, Robotics, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science Information Systems, Software Engineering, Remote Sensing and Artificial Intelligence.

 

26. Lexis Nexis Legal Library

Lexis Library delivers thousands of trusted legal, tax and regulatory sources, such as: Butterworths, Halsbury’s Laws, Tolley’s, Harvey on Industrial Relations and Employment Law and Civil Court Practice. Plus, wide-ranging primary source materials including all England Law Reports, Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents, Atkins Court Forms among others.

 

27. Taylor & Francis eBooks

Offers instant access to the world's premier Humanities, Social Sciences, Behavioural Sciences, Built Environment, STM and Law content.

 

ProQuest preserves rich, vast and varied information – whether historical archives or today’s scientific breakthroughs – and packages it with digital technologies that enhance its discovery, sharing and management. For academic, corporate, government, school and public libraries, as well as professional researchers, ProQuest provides services that enable strategic acquisition, management and discovery of information collections.

 

29. Virtual University of Uganda Open Access Library

Universal content.

 

30. CARI Journals

Subjects covered: biological science, business and economics, development policy, engineering, medical and health science, physical science, social science.