Multidisciplinary sources

List of databases contains acronym of faculty, institute or parts of university, which has access to the particular database:

 

AK [Academic Library]        BC [Biology Centre CAS]        JU [University of South Bohemia]        TF [Faculty of Theology]

 

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Problems with access to databases, please, report to e-mail: vorel@lib.jcu.cz or sarauerova@lib.jcu.cz.

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University staff and students can connect to e-resources from PCs outside of USB via VPN concentrator.


Sources are funded by OP Research and Development for Innovation.
 
 

ACADEMIC INFO: EDUCATIONAL SUBJECT DIRECTORY

Access: FREE
AcademicInfo is an online education resource centre with a plethora of online degrees, online courses and distance learning information from a selection of online accredited  schools. More.
 
ACADEMIC SEARCH COMPLETE [EBSCO] 
Access: AK - JU
A multidisciplinary full-text database contains more than 8,500 full-text journals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals.

BLACKWELL SYNERGY
Access: AK - BC - JU
Online journals from Blackwell Publishing (now Wiley).

CAB DIRECT
Access: AK -JU
An access to all CABI prepaid resources from a single search interface.
 
CAB EBOOKS
Access: AK -JU
CAB eBooks is a collection of e-books covering fields such as agriculture, food, nutrition, veterinary medicine, medicine, botany, leisure, entertainment, the environment and its protection, and so on. More info.

CABI COMPENDIA
Access: AK -JU
A full-text database.
  • Crop Protection Compendium - a time-saving, encyclopaedic, mixed-media tool that draws together scientific information on all aspects of crop protection.
 
 
 
 
CENTRAL & EASTERN EUROPEAN ACADEMIC SOURCE
Access: AK -JU
Central & Eastern European Academic Source (CEEAS) contains full texts (including PDFs) of professional periodicals published in Central and Eastern European countries. This multidisciplinary multilingual database includes full-text content from many academic disciplines.
 
CLO: DATABASE OF PERSONALITIES IN CZECH LITERATURE
Access: FREE
Biography of more than 10 000 Authors in Czech Literature. More.

CZECH NATIONAL BIBLIOGRAPHY
Access: FREE
A bibliographic database providing Czech national production with a retrospective from 1980 for books, since 1990 for newspapers and periodical, since 1989 for dissertation and essays.
 
DOAJ: DIRECTORY OF OPEN ACCESS JOURNALS
Access: FREE
A multidisciplinary full-text database.
 
EBSCOhost
Access: AK - BC - JU
An interface for accessing all databases provided by EBSCO. Instructions and utilities.
 
EBSCO Discovery Service
Access: AK - JU
A multi-search engine across the library's electronic resources, users are guaranteed easy and efficient access to information resources from a single search interface. EBSCO Discovery Service contains selected pre-paid electronic databases and also information about articles and other documents from online sources not prepaid by SBU. Accessibility of the full text is based on the license terms of each database.
 
EBSCO eBooks
Access: AK - JU

EBSCO eBooks is a collection of selected electronic books from various disciplines. Books can be viewed online (just like articles from databases) or downloaded for offline reading. Each user must install Adobe Digital Editions, which is available for free and must be registered on EBSCA (My EBSCOHost) to download books (for e-reader). All e-readers supporting Adobe Digital Editions are compatible with EBSCO eBooks. Users can define the duration of the loan (1 to 7 days).  E-book expires and cannot be opened after the specified period of time.

 
ERIC (Education Resource Information Centre)
Access: AK - JU

An extensive educational bibliografic resource. It contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents for the period since 1966.

 
ESSENTIAL SCIENCE INDICATORS [WOS] NEW
Access: AK - JU
Essential Science Indicators (ESI) is a science assessment tool by analysing published articles. ESI uses both the total number of quotes and the average quotes per the paper work for measuring the significance and impact of paper works. ESI tracks only magazines indexed in the Web of Science.
 
EZB: DIE ELEKTRONISCHE ZEITSCHRIFTENBIBLIOTHEK
Access: FREE
EZB (Electronic Journals Library) is a service to facilitate access to all full-text scholarly journals which are free to use on the internet or which AI prepays. It offers a fast, structured and unified interface to access full-text articles online.
 
INCITES [WOS] NEW
Access: AK - JU
InCites is an analytical tool that performs analyses of scientific results at institutional, industry, disciplines, and global levels based on citations of publications indexed in the Web of Science.
You need to register with your e-mail address as your login name or use your personal account at Web of Science for work with InCites. Account registration needs to be done from university or VPN concentrator.

 

JOURNAL CITATION REPORTS [WOS]

Access: AK - BC - JU
A multidisciplinary resource for reviewing journals is part of the Web of Science. It contains statistical data and quantitative tools for the mutual comparison of scientific and professional journals. The database presents quantifiable statistical data that provides a systematic, objective way to evaluate the world's leading journals and their impact and influence in the global research community. Tutorials for searching in JCR.
 
JSTOR (Journal Storage)
Access: AK - JU (Access to Arts & Sciences I-IV); AK - BC (Access to Life Science)
JSTOR contains an archive of digitized full texts of major American scientific journals focusing on anthropology, archaeology, philosophy, history, sociology, political science, economics, statistics, mathematics, education, law, linguistics. Within the LR1305 project for access to information resources for the humanities, access to collection I-IV is provided:
 
  • Arts & Sciences I includes core journals from economics, history, political science, literature and linguistics, partly from education, anthropology, and sociology. The collection includes 151 magazine titles.
  • Arts & Sciences II offers core journals from history, business and economics, sociology, and political science. The collection includes 166 titles of magazines.
  • Arts & Sciences III includes journals from linguistics, literature, art and architecture, music and film. The collection includes 188 titles.
  • Arts & Sciences IV is a collection focused on business, education, law, psychology, and public administration. The collection includes 136 magazine titles.
The Life Sciences collection is available only for Biological Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.
 
KLUWER
Access: Free
A multidisciplinary full-text database (now Springer Link).
 
PLOS JOURNALS
Access: FREE
A multidisciplinary database of electronic magazines on the principle of "Open Access". More.
 
PROQUEST CENTRAL
Access: AK - BC - JU
A multidisciplinary collection ProQuest Central offers more than 20,000 professional resources from business, economics, medicine, science, social and humanities, technology and art, including 15,000 full texts.
 
PROQUEST STM PACKAGE
Access: AK - BC - JU
A multidisciplinary full-text database. More info.
 
SCIENCE DIRECT
Access: AK - BC - JU
A multidisciplinary database of Elsevier publishing magazines. Focuses on Physical Sciences and Engineering, Life Sciences, Medicine, Veterinary, Social Sciences and Humanities.
 
SCOPUS [Elsevier Science]
Access: AK - BC - JU
A bibliographic database allows searching of more than 14,000 periodicals coming mainly from European origin. The database is focused on natural sciences, agriculture, environment, social sciences, medicine, psychology, economics and others. In addition to searching the records of articles, patents, conferences and expert website offers views of abstracts and references with links to cited and citing articles.
 
SPRINGER LINK
Access: AK - BC - JU
A multidisciplinary full-text and bibliographic database of articles from Springer's scientific and professional journals. It contains information from the fields of natural sciences, medicine, the environment, computer science, economics and engineering. The license terms may not apply to all titles listed in the database.
 
UIG: UNIFORM INFORMATION GATEWAY
Access: Free
The UIG provides simultaneous searching in different Czech and foreign resources (library catalogues, union catalogues, full-text databases etc.) through one user interface. Resources available in UIG are free accessible or licensed (the access is possible only from defined IP addresses).
 
ULRICH'S PERIODICAL DIRECTORY
Access: AK - BC
Ulrichsweb is an easy to search source of detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals (also called serials) of all types: academic and scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more.
 
WEB OF SCIENCE CORE COLLECTION
Access: AK - BC - JU
Web of Science Core Collection is a database service of Thomson Reuters. This tool allows you to search 55 million bibliographic records of top journals, conference proceedings and scientific monographs from natural sciences, engineering and social sciences, arts and humanities. Within the WoS, there  is also database Journal Citation Reports (source of Impact Factor) available.
 
WILEY
Access: AK - BC - JU
A multidisciplinary collection of online resources from Publisher Wiley.

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