SpringerLink & EBSCOhost e-libraries are now available from outside AIU’s Campus Click here       AIU has subscribed to Ebscohost Full-Text E-Libraries till May 31, 2013       AIU has trial access to SAGE journals, until 31-8-2012.       AIU has access to the HINARI Access to Research in Health, until 31 December 2015

    E-Libraries & E-Journals

    Library databases provide access to a vast amount of material published in journals, newspapers, legal and other specialist collections. Many contain links to the full content, for example, full-text of articles, legal cases and citations, music and video files.

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    The AIU has signed a contract with Springer Link Information System This includes the purchase of more than 13800 up-to-date e-books, and the Full-text access to SpringerLink 2075 E-Journals in many subjects For help on using these databases, ask the librarian for the BSP and SpringerLink Guides.

     HINARI E-Library

    HINARI provides free online access to the major journals in biomedical and related social sciences. HINARI contains about 4900 Full-Text journals, and 7300 e-books published by 270 publishers. Today, HINARI covers more than 15,000 information resources in the programme.
    How to Access?
    • Go to: http://www.who.int/hinari/en/
    • Click the Login button in the upper right on your screen.
    • Type the following user name and password: Username: SYR043 Password: 91096
    HINARI will be accessible through any computer connected to AIU networks or outside AIU networks via this username and password.

     Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

    It covers about 5000 free full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. Currently, it hosts about 277775 searchable articles.

     Open Access Journals Search Engine (OAJSE)

    It covers free, full text, quality controlled journals. It aims to cover journals in all subjects that are published in English language. There are now 4,775 journals in the directory. All are searchable at article level.

     The Directory of Open Access Repositories (Open DOAR)

    OpenDOAR is an authoritative directory of academic open access repositories. Each OpenDOAR repository has been visited by project staff to check the information that is recorded here. This in-depth approach does not rely on automated analysis and gives a quality-controlled list of repositories.

     The World Digital Library

    It is a website customed to publish unique cultural materials from libraries and the houses of archives around the world. It contains manuscripts, maps, rare books, films and sound recordings, photographs and publications. It is in seven languages: Spanish, English, Portuguese, Chinese, Arabic and French. And include the contents of more than forty languages. It is easy to browse, search and cross-cultural exploration of the Web site for the library. Also the description of each article in the library and video records arouse the library's patrons scientific curiosity and encourages the students and the general public to obtain more knowledge of the cultural heritage of all countries. You can access this library by going to: http://www.wdl.org/en or http://www.wdl.org/ar

     PubMed Central (PMC)

    PubMed comprises more than 19 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites. PubMed Central is a free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH).

     Pharmacy Free e-Journals

    Pharmacy Free e-Journals

     Art Free e-Journals

    Art Free e-Journals

     Architecture free e-journals

    Architecture free e-journals

     Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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