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Leading UK agency for supporting artists' practice. Includes A-N Magazine.
Offering the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels. It includes in-depth coverage for over 3,730 publications, with more than 2,670 available in full text.
Full text access to Association for Computing Machinery journals and conference papers from 1985 to the present.
Aerial Digimap offers detailed aerial imagery from Getmapping, including both a mapping and a data download facility.
The imagery from Getmapping is 25cm resolution vertical aerial photography and the most detailed national coverage available.
Aerial Roam offers the ability to view, annotate and print the aerial photographs as well as an overlay function to allow comparison with current Ordnance Survey mapping.
The early history of African American poetry.
Contains the complete backfiles of 23 journals published by the American Chemical Society between 1879 and 1995.
Plays by American dramatists that chronicle the history and culture of America.
Over 40,000 poems from the Colonial Period to the early twentieth century.
The British Library Sound Archive, one of the world's largest sound archives, offers a ground-breaking online digital resource of sound recordings reflecting the broad spectrum of its holdings.
More than 40,000 images here, and a network of over half a million links. There are amazing and wonderful things to find, and any number of ways of finding them.
Art & Architecture Source covers a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design. Providing over 600 full-text journals, more than 220 full-text books, and a collection of over 63,0000 images, it is designed for use by a diverse audience, including art scholars, artists, designers, students and general researchers.
A fully searchable commercial image bank of over 100,000 art images aimed at providing images for publishers, advertising, web sites, etc.
Art UK is the online home for every public art collection in the UK.
Artemis Primary Sources is an integrated research environment that allows users to search across our full range of Gale historic newspaper collections. As well as searching and retrieving articles, you can also analyse content using frequency and term-relationship tools not available in the individual collections. Artemis Primary Sources allows you to search for and analyse information across:

British Newspapers 1600 - 1950
Nineteenth-Century UK Periodicals
17th and 18th Century Burney Collection
Nineteenth-Century British Newspapers
Times Digital Archive
The works of America's most important literary writers from the time of the Revolution to 1930.
Provides immediate free access to peer-reviewed biomedical research.
Life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more.
Medical journals. (Note: not all titles are subscribed).
Information on prescribing, dispensing, and administering medicines to children.
Bookboon's free online textbooks for students are focused and to the point. They are all written by highly respected professors from top universities in the world and cover topics such as economics, statistics, IT, engineering and natural science.
A selection of nursing and health related handbooks.
Box of Broadcasts (BoB) is an on demand TV and radio service for education.
It allows staff and students to record programmes from over 65 free-to-air channels, and search an extensive archive.
You may only access or use BoB in the United Kingdom.
Now available through JISC JournalArchives. Full text articles from 80 journals published by Brill before 2000. Covers biology, the humanities, human rights, international law, science, and the social sciences. In JISC JournalArchives you can search this collection by selecting Browse and then Browse by Collection.
British and Irish case law & legislation, European Union case law, Law Commission reports, and other law-related British and Irish material.
Cartoon cuttings and original artwork.
Provides access to thousands of images from the British Library collections which include manuscripts, rare books and maps spanning almost 3000 years.
Provides up-to-date, practical guidance on prescribing, dispensing, and administering medicines.
Full text of hundreds of periodicals from the late seventeenth century to the early twentieth.
The British Pharmacopoeia (BP) is the official collection of standards for UK medicinal products and pharmaceutical substances. Produced by the British Pharmacopoeia Commission Secretariat of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, the BP makes a valuable contribution to public health by setting publicly available standards for the quality of medicines.

NOTE:Use "Login" link in top-right corner (NOT the Athens link)
BSOL is the online standards database giving access to over 55,000 up-to-date British, adopted European and International standards.
The world's leading resource for the study of newsreels and cinemagazines
Newspapers and news pamphlets from the 17th and 18th century. Mostly published in London - but includes some English provincial, Irish and Scottish papers, and a few examples from the American colonies, Europe and India.
Business Source Complete contains premium content of peer-reviewed, business related journals. Included as part of the comprehensive coverage are indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals, dating back as far as 1886. In addition, searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals.
This provides clear access points into primary information such as Company information and profiles, Industry profiles, Business videos and Market research reports.
Digitised backfiles of Science, Technology and Medicine journals, and Humanities & Social Sciences journals from Cambridge University Press.
A service allowing you to search for the meaning of abbreviations for English language legal publications, from the British Isles, the Commonwealth and the United States, including those covering international and comparative law.
Access to a wide range of social care materials. Includes articles from key journals and special reports.
This is a tax rates and data service from Wolters Kluwer. It provides key data on tax, which can help you cope with the pace of change in tax where important developments can occur on a daily basis. It also provides guidance which focusses on putting tax law into the context of the real world with practical examples and advice from the experts., home of the ESRC Census Programme, provides a one stop gateway to data and support services which allow users and researchers in UK Higher and Further Education to access the 1971, 1981, 1991 and 2001 UK censuses. Registration required.
ChemSpider is a free chemical structure database providing fast text and structure search access to over 34 million structures from hundreds of data sources.
Comprehensive source of information for nurses, and allied health professionals. Scroll down the EBSCOHost menu for the CINAHL link.
Reliable and up-to-date information on the effects of interventions in health care.
CIS provides full-text access to current regulations, standards and industry news for architects, designers, engineers, quantity surveyors and health and safety staff. It includes British Standards referenced in building regulations, JCT contracts, CIBSE documents, legislative and compliance regulations, Eurocodes, UK National Annexes and Non-contradictory Complimentary Information (NCCI).
Provides an outline of the law that affects the practice of pharmacy in Great Britain.
Videos of dance productions and documentaries by influential performers and companies. Selections cover ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance.
Full and accurate bibliographical records for nearly 200 titles, all the known books of travel published in Britain and Ireland by women between 1780 and 1840.
Bibliographic database covering design and crafts, including architecture. Indexes journal articles, exhibition reviews and news items from 1973 to the present.
DH Data is the database of the Department of Health's Library and Information Services. Part of HMIC.
Online maps and mapping data of Great Britain, at a series of pre-defined scales; includes collections from Ordnance Survey and Landmark. A registration form will need to be completed when a user accesses Digimap for the first time; this takes two working days to process, before Digimap can be used.
Digital Theatre Plus offers streamed films of leading British theatre productions for educational use. Each production is supported by additional content, including interviews with the creative and production teams and written study guides.
A digital library of plays and reference works, as well as a source of expert guidance in the form of scholarly notes, annotated texts, critical analysis and contextual information. Includes content from Methuen Drama, Faber and Faber, The Arden Shakespeare, Bloomsbury Publishing, and The Victoria and Albert Museum.
Facsimile page images and keyword-searchable full text for more than four hundred works of American prose fiction published before 1850.
The full text of 875 first editions of American novels and short stories.
Over 200 complete works in fictional prose.
Full text e-books from ProQuest
Electronic book service, now part of Ebook Central.
Full text e-books from ProQuest ebrary, now part of EBook Central
Full text ebooks from EBSCO
A broad range of full text and bibliographic databases hosted by EBSCO.
The ESDS is a national service providing access to key economic and social data.
Major editions, printings and adaptions of Shakespeare's works from the First Folio to modern day.
Education Research Complete is the definitive online resource for education research. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete provides indexing and abstracts for more than 2,100 journals, as well as full text for more than 1,200 journals, and includes full text for nearly 500 books and monographs.
96 complete works in English prose from the period by writers from the British Isles.
Access to over 100 academic business and management journals, full text to the end of 2004 only.
4,000 plays by 1,200 authors from the late thirteenth century to the early twentieth century.
Essentially the complete English poetic canon from the 8th century to the early 20th.
Updates the above with 20, 000 more poems taken from 20th century.
ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) is U.S. database indexing over 1.6 million education journals, literature and resources. Backed by the Institute of Education Sciences of the U.S. Department of Education, it also includes over 750,000 full-text sources.
A database from the British Library offering full-text access to PhD theses from the majority of British universities. Theses not immediately available for download can be digitised to order. You will need to register with the site to view content.
EUR-Lex provides free access to European Union law and other documents considered to be public.
EUROPA is the portal site of the European Union ( It provides up-to-date coverage of European Union affairs and essential information on European integration.
The European Commission web site.
(Formerly UK Newsstand). Full text access to a collection of archived, searchable European, British national and regional newspapers, updated daily.
A collection of some of the most influential poets of the twentieth century, containing 140 full text volumes by 50 poets.
Financial database of UK and Irish public and private companies, containing current and historical information on approximately 200,000 companies.

Fame has been updated with a new improved interface. The old interface will no longer be available.
Findmypast is a UK-based online genealogy service hosting over two billion searchable records of census, directory and historical record information.
Includes: Modern Language Association (MLA) International Bibliography and 19th Century British Library Newspapers.
Photographs of the UK that you can select using the map, free to use for non-profit uses.
Provides a simple way to search for scholarly literature. Includes journal articles, theses, books, abstracts. Links to possible full-text sources are appended to some references: "Wolverhampton Uni Links"; these do not produce full text in every case
Focuses on the impact of humans on the environment, covering global warming, sustainable agriculture, green building and renewable energy.
Part of the LexisNexis Butterworth service. Comprehensive and authoritative narrative treatment of the law of England and Wales.

Once in Lexis Nexis, you can find Halsbury's Laws of England in the "My Bookshelf" list on the right of the page.
Collection of law and law-related material covering four centuries of mainly US law research. Collections include the Law Journal Library and US Supreme Court Library and are all image-based and fully searchable. The Law Journals Library contains 888 full text journals from first issues, with increasing current and UK coverage.
Historic Digimap delivers Landmark historic Ordnance Survey maps of Great Britain.
The historic maps can be viewed on-line, printed and downloaded as images for use in image processing and GIS software.
Full text journals, books and other published sources, covering all aspects of the humanities, with worldwide content.
Full text civil engineering journals published by the Institution of Civil Engineers from 1836 to the present.
Delivering full text access to the world's highest quality technical literature in engineering and technology.
IngentaConnect is a website that hosts scholarly books and journals from a range of different publishers. Millions of articles, chapters and reports are available, access to full text is available by pay-per-view or by subscription to individual publications.
Online access to the Institute of Physics journals.
Locate conference and symposium information, includes the search capability to locate author names and papers presented at selected conferences.
The definitive research tool for the study of theatre and the performing arts.
Land, property and construction information from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Includes best practice guidance, case studies, the latest legal and regulatory updates, and RICS standards. Available on campus only.
Contains the full text or page images of over 350,000 books published in England from 1475 to 1900. The service draws together content from two of the best-known and longest-established early book collections (EEBO and ECCO) as well as additional unique titles from the BL 19th Century Collection.
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Enables simple and fast conceptual searching across more than 450 journals published by Brill, Institution of Civil Engineers, Institute of Physics, ProQuest, Oxford University Press and the Royal Society of Chemistry.
Printed ephemera from the Bodleian Library.
Evaluates and measures the impact of leading journals based on citation data.
Please note that interface has changed as of December 2015.
The largest, free collection of scholarly journal Tables of Contents (TOCs). Alerts you when new issues of journals that you follow are published.
JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. JSTOR helps people discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform, and preserves this content for future generations.
Fully searchable Authorized Version.
Ebooks on civil engineering, construction, engineering and project administration. Select "My Subscription" in order to search our subscribed, full text titles.
Part of Lexis Library. Access to a library of English and Scots law, including full text statutes and statutory instruments. is the official revised edition of the primary legislation of the United Kingdom made available online. (Previously the UK Statute Law Database)
Access to an extensive set of full text legal resources, including UK Cases and Legislation, Halsbury's Laws of England, Forms & Precedents and UK Journals.
Covers librarianship, classification, cataloguing, online information retrieval etc. back to the mid-1960s.
A leading online resource for the study and teaching of literature in English. It combines the texts of over 355,000 literary works with a vast library of key criticism and reference resources (Service limited to 10 concurrent users).
Marketline Advantage contains company, country and industry intelligence with over 30,000 company profiles, 3,000 industry reports and data on over 200 countries.
Information on drugs in clinical use worldwide, as well complementary medicines, vaccines, recreational drugs, toxic substances, disinfectants, and pesticides.
Multimedia service from JISC offering image, film and sound collections.
An online platform which offers access to world-leading drug and healthcare resources. Click on the Dashboard to see the University’s subscribed publications.
MEDLINE® with Full Text provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. It provides full text for 1,470 journals indexed in MEDLINE.
Migration to New Worlds charts the emigration experience of millions across 200 years of turbulent history.
It includes the rise and fall of the New Zealand Company, British, European and Asian migration and unique primary source personal accounts, shipping logs, printed literature and organisational papers.
Mintel supplies independent research on UK consumer markets. Reports are written by experts in each sector.
Bibliographic citations to journal articles, books, and dissertations from 1963. Covers language, literature, folklore, linguistics, literary theory and criticism, and the dramatic arts.
A streaming audio service for classical music, also includes jazz, folk, blues and ethnic music. Recordings are taken mainly from the Naxos catalogues supplemented by tracks from other labels.
Online video resource for architects, civil engineers, planners and surveyors.
Contains full runs of 48 influential national and regional newspapers of the 19th century
250 novels from the period 1782 to 1903, including works by all the major Victorian novelists.
When complete this collection will make available full runs of nearly 600 titles, containing an estimated six million pages of nineteenth-century journalism, fully searchable, sourced from the British Library, the National Library of Scotland and other specialist libraries.
Full text from leading nursing journals.
Resources for the nursing profession

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Electronic books in areas of computing, mathematics and engineering, formerly known as Safari.

When asked to select your institution, select "Not listed? Click here" from the list and use your University email address to get access.
Osiris has detailed information on nearly 80,000 listed, and major unlisted/delisted, companies across the globe.
It contains a comprehensive search facility, detailed financial analysis, complementary information, news and market research.
Includes: HMIC, Journals@Ovid, Books@Ovid.
The home of Grove Art Online, it contains articles on every aspect of the visual arts: painting, sculpture, architecture, graphic arts, decorative arts and photography from prehistory to the present day . It also contains thousands of images.
The Oxford English Dictionary Online allows the vast OED database to be searched by word or phrase. Results give the historical context.
Research journals from Oxford University Press. With most titles, content from 1996 onwards is only available if the University has a current subscription. But earlier content, from Vol.1, Issue 1, is available via the Online Archives.
Oxford University Press's music reference, including Grove Music Online.
This online market research tool monitors industry trends and gives you strategic analysis and a market size and market share database for all your products across all your key countries. Passport is Euromonitor International's global market analysis software platform, which analyses the industry in countries around the world.
The JISC collection is a subset of 80 full text journal backfiles in the arts, humanities, and social sciences from Periodicals Archive Online. Dating from 1891 to 2000.
Previously called the National Chemical Database Service, the Physical Sciences Data-science Service is a new National Research Facility which brings together tools and resources for UK researchers in physical sciences, including chemistry, crystallography, materials and related fields. It provides access to web-based data services which are freely accessible for academic users from the UK
From Lexis - Click Sources tab (top left), then P. For law practitioners in the field of personal injury.
A broad range of full-text and bibliographic databases hosted by Proquest.
The most comprehensive available record of doctoral theses from the United Kingdom and Ireland. The collection offers the most comprehensive available listing of theses, with abstracts accepted for higher degrees by universities in the United Kingdom and Ireland, since 1716.
Full text access to a collection of archived, searchable British national and regional newspapers, updated daily.
Large full text psychology database offering full text coverage for nearly 600 journals.
Extensive bibliographic coverage of the international literature on psychology and allied fields.
PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations with links to full text content will display a University of Wolverhampton logo button at the top right of the page.
Full text coverage of U.S. regional business publications from 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires.
This comprehensive music bibliography features citations, abstracts and subject indexing. It provides broad yet detailed coverage, and facilitates both focused research and browsing for readers of all levels.
A database of rock music writing, comprising 8,000 articles from US and UK publications: Creem, Trouser Press, Melody Maker, New Musical Express, etc., searchable by artist, date, genre, etc.
Access to the RSC’s leading journals and literature updating services.
SAE Mobilus (formerly the SAE Digital Library) provides mobility engineering resources for aerospace, commercial vehicle and automotive engineering. The University’s subscription covers the SAE Technical Papers from 1998 to present.
SAGE offers journals spanning the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology, and Medicine.
ScienceDirect provides access to the scientific, technical and medical journals of Elsevier and participating publishers.
It contains more than 16 million articles, 2,500 journals, 250 full open access journals, 39,000 books and 330,000 topic pages.

For a complete list of of our subscribed titles, click the "More information" link.
SciFinder is a research discovery application that provides unlimited access to the world's most comprehensive and authoritative source of references, substances and reactions in chemistry and related sciences.
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed research literature with more than 20,500 titles from more than 5,000 international publishers. Scopus offers researchers a quick, easy and comprehensive resource to support their research needs in the scientific, technical, medical and social sciences fields and arts and humanities.
The history of British film and television. Hundreds of hours of video clips from the bfi National Film and Television Archive. To play the clips, select "Windows Media" when prompted.
The Smithers Rapra ebook collection contains over 200 leading titles in the fields of polymer, plastics and rubber research. This is now part of our Ebook Central collection.
Information and research on all aspects of social care.
Please note that you need to register for a free account to use this resource.
The Social Work Toolkit helps students to develop the knowledge, core skills and confidence to succeed on their Social Work course and placements. The range of resources includes videos, case studies, book chapters and expert opinion articles.
A comprehensive sociology research database, featuring over 1,600,000 records and full text of over 253 "core" coverage journals. Part of the EBSCO Host research databases.
Comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals. One of the EBSCO Host databases - linked from near the bottom of the EBSCO Host menu.
Comprehensive and authoritative reference book on drug interactions. It covers therapeutic drugs, proprietary medicines, herbal medicines, foodstuffs, drinks, pesticides, and drugs of abuse.
The online platform for Taylor & Francis Group journals.
The Archives Hub brings together descriptions of thousands of the UK’s archive collections. Representing over 330 institutions across the country, the Archives Hub is an effective way to discover unique and often little-known sources to support your research. New descriptions are added every week, often representing collections being made available for the first time.
The material included in the Historic Newspapers collection has been provided by a number of libraries across Europe. Much of the content is in the public domain but some remains under copyright. Please seek the written permission of the contributing library before reproducing, distributing or commercially exploit any material from this collection.
The Historic Newspapers collection contains 10 million pages of full-text content.
A collection of 11 subject-specific learning and teaching journals related to the work of the Higher Education Academy.
Provides global higher education coverage. Find world university rankings, news, opinions, features and book reviews.
Reports on tourism destinations from Mintel. Covers arrivals, origin markets, accommodation, transport, attractions, promotion and prospects for the future.
This resource contains over 1,500 periodicals drawn from the holdings of major libraries and research collections, including the Imperial War Museums and the British Library. Published by every type of military and support service unit, from every involved nation, trench journals were a means of expression through which men and women engaged in all aspects of World War I could share their thoughts and experiences.
African-American poetry from the early twentieth century to the present.
American poetry from the early twentieth century to the present.
English poetry from the early twentieth century to the present.
Searchable full text Parliamentary papers.
The UK data archive (UKDA) is curator of the largest collection of digital data in the social sciences and humanities in the United Kingdom. The collection includes over 5,000 datasets relating to contemporary and historical society with data acquired from the academic, public, and commercial sectors. UKDA also provides guidance and training on how to manage, store and share data.
Provides access to the UK's largest collection of social, economic and population data for research and teaching purposes.
Boundary maps of the UK to download.
UKPressOnline contains three million pages of the 19th-21st Centuries’ newspapers, from 1835 to today, all as published on the day they were published and all searchable by name, word, phrase and date.
Global Serials Directory. Bibliographic and publisher information on more than 300,000 periodicals of all types.
The online resource for visual arts
Web of Science is a research platform that provides access to: the Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Conference Proceedings Citation Indexes, Journal Citation Index and Medline.
The Wellcome Trust has made its vast collection of images depicting 2000 years of medicine and mankind available for free under a Creative Commons Licence. This allows users to copy, distribute and display the images, provided the source is fully attributed and it is used for non-commercial purposes.
Free access to Welsh newspaper articles, provided by the National Library of Wales
Cases and statutes, administrative materials, law reviews and treatises, attorney profiles, news and business information.
WGSN is the leading fashion and style forecaster, predicting the cultural climate months in advance.

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Electronic journals. Full text access is limited to University subscriptions only.
The World Digital Library (WDL) makes available on the Internet, free of charge and in multilingual format, significant primary materials from countries and cultures around the world.
The British Library's Electronic Table of Contents. Contains details of articles from 20,000 current journals and 16,000 conference proceedings. All subjects covered, from 1993 and it is updated daily.You can set-up personalised email Zetoc Alerts or RSS feeds to track the latest articles or journal titles related to your interests.