Saturday, March 25, 2017

Databases on Trial (15 March - 15 May 2017)

Databases on Trial for UP CEBU:


Academic Search Ultimate offers access to resources cited in key subject indexes.  The combination of academic journals, magazines, periodicals, reports, books and videos meets the needs of scholars in virtually every discipline ranging from astronomy, anthropology, biomedicine, engineering, health, law and literacy to mathematics, pharmacology, women?s studies, zoology and more.

With thousands of English-language and native-language full-text journals from Asia, Oceania, Europe and Latin America, Academic Search Ultimate provides an enormous advantage to students seeking a broader, more global perspective in their research.

Content Includes: More than 10,600 active full-text journals and magazines
More than 9,630 active full-text peer-reviewed journals
More than 6,870 active full-text peer-reviewed journals with no embargo
More than 5,850 active full-text journals indexed in Web of Science or Scopus
» Access: On campus and off-campus

Art & Architecture Complete

Art & Architecture Complete includes full-text coverage for hundreds of periodicals dating back to 1937 and additional full-text for hundreds of books. Uniquely, Art & Architecture Complete contains selective coverage for nearly 60 additional publications and a robust collection of images provided by Picture Desk and others.

Content Includes: More than 370 full-text periodicals
More than 220 full-text books
Cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 780 academic journals, magazines and trade publications and more than 220 books
A collection of over 63,000 images


MathSciNet is publication of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) that offers access to a carefully maintained and easily searchable database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for mathematical sciences literature.

Extending the MR tradition, MathSciNet contains millions of items and direct links to original articles from over 1,800 journals. Bibliographic data from retrodigitized articles dates back to the early 1800s.

Content Includes:
Expert-written reviews of mathematical literature
More than 3.2 million items
More than 2 million direct links to original articles from over 1,800 journals
More than 100,000 new items are added each year

Political Science Complete

Political Science Complete provides extensive coverage of political topics with a worldwide focus, reflecting the globalization of contemporary political discourse. Designed specifically for students, researchers and government institutions, it covers top-ranked scholarly journals, many of which are unique to the product.

A must-have for researchers in the field, Political Science Complete provides full-text journals, reference books and conference papers, including those from the International Political Science Association.

Content Includes:
Nearly 700 full-text journals
Nearly 330 full-text reference books and monographs
More than 47,000 full-text conference papers
A subject-specific thesaurus of nearly 27,000 terms