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Access Engineering covers 12 major engineering disciplines:Biomedical,Chemical,Civil,Communications,Construction,Electrical,Energy,Enviromental,Green/Sustainable,Industrial,Material Science,Mechanical,Nanotechnology and Optical.
▼ Access Pharmacy
AccessPharmacy from McGraw-Hill is an online curricular resource designed to meet the changing demands of pharmacy education. AccessPharmacy allows students to select a core curriculum topic,browse by organ system review textbooks,or research across leading pharmacy online references.
A library of science and technology information. AccessScience delivers the latest content of the trusted McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology and the McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms,6th Edition. Click on "Subscriber Login"
▼ ACS All Current Publications
The peer-reviewed journals of ACS publish cutting-edge articles across a broad spectrum of scientific disciplines-agricultural science,biotechnology,analytical chemistry,applied chemistry,biochemistry & molecular biology,chemical biology,chemical engineering,computer science,crystallography,energy and fuels, food science, enviromental science,inorganic & nuclear chemistry,material science,medicinal chemistry,organic chemistry,pharmacology,physical chemistry,plant sciences,polymer science, and toxicology
▼ African Writers Series
For over 40 years,Heinemann's African Writers Series published the key texts of modern African literature.It has a unique importance in the history of postcolonial writing. This online edition includes over 250 volumes of fiction,poetry,drama and non-fictional prose,including works by Chinua Achebe,Ama Ata Aidoo,Steve Biko,Buchi Emecheta,Nadine Gordimer,Bessie Head,Doris Lessing,Nelson Mandela,Dambudzo Marechera,Christopher Okigbo,Okot p'Bitek and Tayeb Salih.
Aluka is an international,collaborative initiative with the aim of building an online digital library of scholary resources from and about Africa.
▼ American Institute of Physics Scitation
Sciatation provides researchers,students and educators with the access to current, cutting edge research plus a deep archive of seminal physics content that support the study and advancement of physics and related discipline including physics, chemistry,geosciences, engineering and acoustics. Including Journals, conference proceedings,standards, and magazines. Scitation hosts nearly one million articles published by AIP publishing and AIP member societies.
▼ American Physical Society
American Physical Society publishes leading international physics research journals. The journals of APS embody the mission of the Society "to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics."
▼ ASM Handbook Online
The ASM Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the structure,properties,processing,perfomance and evaluation of metals and no-metallic engineering materials. Written and reviewed by experts,the volume in the series provide trusted and in-depth articles,illustrations,graphs,tables and practical examples on key topics related to the engineering applications of materials.
▼ Biomed Central
200 peer-reviewed open access journals of Science, Technology and Medicine. BioMed Central is a STM(Science,Technology and Medicine) publisher of 220 open access,online,peer-revied journals
▼ British Pharmacopoeia
The British Pharmacopoeia(BP)is the authoritative collection of standards for UK medicines and is an essential reference for anyone involved in pharmaceutical R&D,manufacture,testing and regulation. The British Pharmacopoeia is produced by the British Pharmacopoeia Commission Secretariat,part of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency(MHRA).
▼ Building Types Online
Building Types Online is an resource for the study and practice of Architectural design.The database includes content from previously published "Birkhauser" publications comprising more than 850 case studies and more than 120 articles on specific aspects of building design. All in all, it contains approx.2000 photos and 5000 plans. A large international collection of contemporary buildings, from housing and offices to museums,schools,libraries and other building types. A focus on floor plans and sectional drawings in unrivaled quality. Highly flexible and detailed search and browse access to the contents of the Birkhauser program on building types.Texts by renowned authors,which analyze the context of a building type or explain specific aspects of its planning and design such as lightning, acoustics,urban design or circulation
▼ Cambridge Core
Cambridge Journals Online (CJO) provides full text access to 384 peer-reviewed academic journals n the science , social science and humanities, as well as computer science,drama,music and law.
CSIRO Publishing operates as an editorially independent science publisher within the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO). Established as a stand-alone business unit in 1995, our internationally recognised publishing program covers a wide range of scientific disciplines, including agriculture, plant and animal sciences, chemistry, health and the environmeant
The Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) is a service that provides access to quality-controlled Open Access journals. It is hosted, maintained and partly funded by Lund University Libraries Head Office. All scientific and scholarly subjects are covered.
▼ EBSCOhost (Please note : site does not open in Internet Explorer)
Business, Social Sciences and Humanities, Medical and Health, Education. Ebscohost is a gateway to multi-disciplinary and subject-specific databases.Several databases can be selected and searched simultaneously.
Accounting, Engineering, Health Sciences, Management Research and Education.The Emarald database provides electronic access to a wide range of journals published by MCB Publishers.
▼ Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies
Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies (EEMCS) is an online collection of peer-reviewed case studies focusing on business decision making and management development throughout key global emerging markets. Offer practical insight to "real-world" situations, Aim to solve a business problem, Spotlights strategic markerts,Create dialogue with students and Encourage critical thining.
▼ Faculty 1000
Biology and Medicine.F1000 identifies and evaluates the most important articles in Biology and Medicine,based on the recommedations of an international Faculty of over 10000 leading scientists and clinicians
▼ Forward to Freedom
Forward to Freedom tells the story of the British Anti-Apartheid Movement and its campaigns to support the people of South Africa in their fight against apartheid-A database documenting the history of the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa. It describes the campaigns it organized,such as the consumer and sports boycotts,arms embargo and support for political prisoners,and the groups involved,ranging from students and trade unions to local authorities and professional groups. Includes videos,documents,posters,photographs,badges and other items.
HeinOnline is Hein’s premiere online product with more than 90 million pages of legal history available in an online, fully searchable, image-based format. HeinOnline is Hein’s premiere online product with more than 90 million pages of legal history available in an online, fully searchable, image-based format. HeinOnline bridges the gap in legal history by providing comprehensive coverage from inception of more than 1,700 law and law-related periodicals. HeinOnline provides the exact page images of the documents in PDF format just as they appear in the original print copy. This means that all charts, graphs, tables, pictures, hand written notes, photographs, and footnotes appear where they belong.
▼ IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Contains Journals and Magazines, Conference Proceedings, Standards and Books.IEEE Xplore Digital Library contains Journals and Magazines,Conference Proceedings,Standards and Books. This comprehensive online collection delivers access to the most vital information in technology today.
▼ InfoSci-Journals 2017
InfoSci®-Journals is a collection of more than 170 cutting-edge, interdisciplinary technology-focused journals managed since 1988. By choosing the database option, libraries can subscribe to the entire journal collection priced at the cost of just a few single-title subscriptions. The subscription also includes complimentary archival access for subscribed years. All e-journals are peer reviewed and highly indexed. With no DRM and unlimited simultaneous users, the PDF and XML e-journals included in InfoSci-Journals are ideal for academic and research users
▼ InTech Open Access
InTechOpen is the world's largest Science,Technology and Medicine Open Access book publisher.With a goal to provide free online access to research since 2004,InTechOpen has published 2,801 books and 45,841 scientific works by 96,655 international artists.Our overall mission is to help academics make a greater impact by giving readers free access to all published work. the main suject area covered by InTechOpen publications is Engineering, followed by Health Sciences, Life Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities.
▼ Journal Citation Reports
Journal Citation Reports offers a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world's leading journals, with quantifiable, statistical information based on citation data. By compiling articles' cited references, JCR helps to measure research influence and impact at the journal and category levels, and shows the relationship between citing and cited journals. Available in Science and Social Sciences editions.
A unique full text journal archive database. JSTOR offers both multidiscipline-specifc collections:Arts & Sciences I-IV Collections,Arts & Sciences Complement ,Biological Sciences Collection, Health and General Sciences Collection.
Ovid is a global information solutions provider offering clinicians,researchers,Information managers, educators, and students in the medical,scientific,and academic fields customizable solutions of content,tools, and services that make research smarter,faster and more effective. Ovid is used by the world's leading colleges and universities;medical schools;academic research libraries and library consortia; hospitals and healthcare systems; pharmaceutical, engineering and biotechnology companies; and HMOs and clinical practices. By providing information solutions that combine relevant,current,literature resources from today's leading publishers with advanced search,discovery,productivity and collaboration tools - users can find information quickly and effeciently to make well-informed decisions that help to improve patient care,enhance ongoing research,fuel discoveries,and more.
▼ Juta Law Journals
Citied and relied on by the courts for decades, Juta's premier law journals provide in-depth debate on current issues by expert subject specialists.
▼ JutaStats Online
SA Criminal Reports, SA Law Reports. These databases can only be accessed on campus
▼ LexisNexis Academic
Off-campus access is only available to registered NMMU students and staff via a VPN connection to the NMMU network by clicking the on-campus link.LexisNexis Academic provides access to a wide range of news,business,legal,medical and reference information from nearly 5000 sources,most of them available in full text.The service covers newspapers,magazines,wire services,federal and state court options,federal and state statutes,federal regulations,and SEC fillings. News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily.
▼ MathSciNET American Mathematical Society
MathSciNet provides access to reviews of the world's current mathematical literature,classified according to the Mathematics Subject Classification.Other subjects covered include computer science,quantum theory,relativity and gravitational theory,astronomy and astrophysics. Its print counterparts are: Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications.
▼ Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law
The Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law (MPEPIL) is an online encyclopedia dealing with international law. It is published under the auspices of Professor Rüdiger Wolfrum, Director of the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law. The initiative to compile the MPEPIL began in 2004 and the online version launched in September 2008
The number of drugs available today is enormous. The vast amount of information about these drugs can be mind boggling. Using a standardized outline format,the DRUGDEX® Sysytem harnesses this information and gives you easy access to current,accurate drug knowledge you can use with confidence. Reviewed by international experts,DRUGDEX evidence-based documents cover FDA-approved and investigational prescription and non prescription drugs, as well as non.U.S. preparations. Areas discussed include dosage, pharmacokinetics,cautions,interactions,clinical applications,adverse effects,comparative efficacy,drug of choice information and orphan drug status.
▼ My LexisNexis
My LexisNexis offers you superior local and international content from the following sectors: legal,tax,accounting,financial services, health and safety and environment.
Research Projects,Professional Associations,Forthcoming conferences,NRF Funded Research Projects
▼ Nutrition Science Collection Online
The Nutrition Science Collection includes the complete content of the three scientific journals published by ASN:n Advances in nutrition(AN),publishing state-of-the-science reviews on a broad range of topics in nutrition and related areas n The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (AJCN), basic and clinical studies regarding human nutrition n The Journalof Nutrition (JN),origional research on all aspects of experimemtal nutrition in animal and human populations
▼ PubMed Central
PMC is a free full-text archive mof biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine(NIH/NLM)
▼ Primal Pictures
This versatile, highly-engaging solution from the pioneer in 3D human anatomy brings functional anatomy to life using the most anatomically-accurate and detailed 3D anatomy on the market, along with dynamic, interactive animations. Sporting a newly redesigned user interface, Primal Pictures’ 3D Human Functional Anatomy brings your students and faculty a consistently updated, 3D anatomy solution engineered to enhance teaching and inspire learning.• Provides a vast array of market-leading content that students need to master musculoskeletal anatomy, form, function, and movement • Delivers an all-in-one, updated solution through consistent product enhancements • Is supported by specialized, dynamic, multi-angle movement animations and movies, reinforcing knowledge and enhancing understanding
▼ ReportLinker Academic
ReportLinker is a professional search engine that provides easy access to market research reports and industry statistics.
▼ Royal Society of Chemistry Gold
The Royal Society of Chemistry publishes 44 peer-reviewed journals,more than 1500 print books and a collection of online databases and literature updating services. Their international publishing portfolio covers the core chemical sciences including related fields such as biology,biophysics,energy and environment,engineering,materials,medicine and physics
Access Engineering covers 12 major engineering disciplines:Biomedical,Chemical,Civil, Communications,Construction,Electrical,Energy,Enviromental,Green/Sustainable,Industrial,Material Science,Mechanical,Nanotechnology and Optical
▼ Online Reference
This platform will provide you with a single entry point to seamlessly search Sabinet's reference products.
▼ SAe Publications
Total journal count is more than 340 titles, and equates to more than 120 000 full-text articles, fully searchable. New issues are loaded on a daily basis and new titles are included throughout the year. Currently the African Journal Archive is being incorporated.
▼ SA Media
Covers more than 120 South African newspapers and periodicals.More than 500 articles are selected daily, categorized according to 22 categories and indexed in Afrikaans and English
▼ First Search
FirstSearch provides access to a core collection of reference databases. The FirstSearch Base Package includes WorldCat as well as other databases such as CAMIO, Electronic Books and OAIster. Users of WorldCat.org and WorldCat Local can access these FirstSearch databases through a user-friendly single-search box.
▼ Sabinet Legal Products
By assigning a unique identifier to each author who participates, ResearcherID provides an index to accurate author identification and increases recognition of work and collaboration among researchers.
▼ SA Cat Plus
A database of all items held in Southern Africa libraries. It includes books, journals, conference proceedings, standards, technical reports and electronic resources.
▼ World Cat
WorldCat represents a “collective collection” of the world’s libraries, built through the contributions of librarians, expanded and enhanced through individual, regional and national programs. WorldCat represents the electronic and digital materials most in demand by information seekers, as well as the important, unique items found only in local libraries.
▼ Open Access Journals
Open access journal. Open access (OA) journals are scholarly journals that are available online to the reader
Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine. SAGE publishes more than 520 journals in Business,Education,Humanities,Social Sciences and Science,Technology and Medicine
▼ SAGE Research Methods
Doing a research project? Our content will help you design and conduct your own research. Supervising a project? SAGE Research Methods can support you as you support others! Teaching research methods? SAGE Research Methods has all the tips and tools you need to inspire your students.
ScienceDirect is the world's largest subscription-based collection of scientific articles available.ScienceDirect covers physical sciences and engineering,life science,health sciences and social science & humanities. It also enables access to the sciences search engine,Scirus.
SciVal offers quick, easy access to the research performance of 8,500 research institutions and 220 nations worldwide. A ready-to-use solution with unparallelle power and flexibility, SciVal enables you to visualize research performance, benchmark relative to peers, develop collaborative partnerships and analyze research trends. Today's R&D landscape requires research managers to devise better ways to measure the quality and impact of their institution's research projects. Using advanced data analytics super-computer technology, SciVal allows you to instantly process an enormous amount of data to generate powerful data visualizations on-demand, in seconds.
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database containing both peer-reviewed research literature and quality web sources. With over 19,000 titles from more than 5,000 international publishers, SciVerse Scopus offers researchers a quick, easy and comprehensive resource to support their research needs in the scientific, technical, medical and social sciences fields and, more recently, also in the arts and humanities. In addition Scopus offeres linking to full-text articles and other library resources.
▼ South African Bureau of Standards (SABS/SANS)
One of the most important objects of Standards South Africa (a Division of the SABS) is to issue national standards, where the term "standard" is used generically to refer to a specification, code of practice or standard method.The South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) is a South African statutory body that was established in terms of the Standards Act, 1945 (Act No. 24 of 1945) and continues to operate in terms of the latest edition of the Standards Act, 2008 (Act No. 29 of 2008) as the national institution for the promotion and maintenance of standardisation and quality in connection with commodities and the rendering of services.The Standards Division of the SABS has changed its name and is now developing and publishing standards under the banner of Standards South Africa. All of national standards have been redesignated as SANS (South African National Standards), as opposed to SABS standards.
The SpringerLink Online Journal collection includes more than 1,750 peer-reviewed journals. All journals published subsequent to 1996 can be accessed in their full-text format , with the exception of some take-over titles (mainly Chinese and Russian) and 104 Brill e-journals and 2 Woodhead e-journals. If users "hit" on these titles, they will see the "Pay-Per-View" screens. To assist you, all titles your subscribing institution has access to are highlighted with "a pair of glasses" next to each. In the case of all e-journals to which your institution does not have access, e.g. the Brill and Woodhead titles, no indicator will be shown / the space next to the title will be blank.
Stylus delivers comprehensive authorative information and is an innovation research and trends membership service. We help businesses process global Consumer Lifestyle, Consumer Product and Consumer Engagement insights, stimulating innovation and growth. Methodology applied is a four-stage approach ensures in identifying industry developments that will have substantial business impact. Membership enables real-time access to Stylus reports, images and analysis as they are published. It provides the latest research into conceptual and emerging trends globally and across industries, specifically with a view to understanding their impact on and application to business.
Subject: Colour and Materials , Product Design, Food,Beverage and Hospitality ,Fashion Affiliation: NMMU
▼ Taylor & Francis Online
Tylor & Francis Online's portfolio of 1600-plud journals deliver the very latest peer-reviewing research.Many journals offer access to articles in advance of publication and you never have to miss research in your field with our extensive range of email alerts and RSS feeds.
Die wesensaard van die Woordeboek van die Afrikaanse Taal word grootliks bepaal deur sy eiesoortigheid en die spesifieke plek van hierdie woordeboek binne die breë tipologiese verskeidenheid. Die Woordeboek van die Afrikaanse Taal (WAT) is ’n omvattende sinchroniese verklarende woordeboek, d.w.s. primêr gerig op die huidige taalgebruik.
▼ Web of Science
Register on this database for a ResearcherID to become part of a global, multi-disciplinary scholarly research community.IS Web of Science is an enhanced web version of the Institute for Scientific Information Citation Index.
▼ WGSN (First time users: Please create your login details (username and password) on-campus)
To create your account While on your campus internet/Wi-Fi OR while logged on through your library portal, visit wgsn.com/edu and click on Create a New Account to create a login using your university email address. All logins will be valid for 90 days.
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