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Databases and electronic resources


There are many types of electronic resources, databases, e-journals, e-books, which can contain references, full text articles, data, statistics, theses, patents, etc.

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Direct access to databases and electronic resources

Resource Name Field or specialty Resource Description
ABI/INFORM Global Economic and business Sciences Database of worldwide publications on management techniques, theory and practice of business, marketing, banking, accounting, human resources, taxes and finance. Most of the documents in full-text
Academic Research Library Multidisciplinary Database of science and technology, economics, medicine, history, language, literature and social sciences. It includes articles from more than 3,880 titles of newspapers and academic journals. Most of the documents are available in full text
Academic Search Premier Multidisciplinary Database provides full text for nearly 6,000 journals and indexes and provides a summary of 8,250 titles
ACM Digital Library Computer's science Collection of full text documents and references of journals and conference proceedings of the ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)
Aerospace Aerospace industry Database of summaries and indexes over 4,000 titles, treats including content AIAA and NASA. It covers all aspects of applied research in the aerospace industry and space science
Agencia del ISBN Multidisciplinary Database containing references of books published in Spain
American Physical Society (APS) Journals Physics Database about physics publications of the American Physical Society. It provides access to the full text of the APS Journals
ArXiv.org Multidisciplinary Open access repository of e-prints on physics, mathematics, computer science, biology, statistics and economics
BioMed Central Journals Biology and Medicine Database of journal articles in full text. BioMed Central has pioneered the Open Access model, providing free online access and permanent immediately after publication
Boletín Oficial del Estado Legislation and jurisprudence Legal repertoire, structured in sections: General provisions (legislation of the Spanish State and the CCAA); Authorities and personnel (appointments, competitions, etc.). Full text online since 1960
CERN Document Server Nuclear and particle physics Database on nuclear physics, particle physics and related areas. It provides references and abstracts of preprints, articles, books and multimedia content
ChemSpider Chemistry Database of chemistry of the Royal Society of Chemistry.
CiteSeerX Scientific Publications Search engine for scientific publications and computing system with citation analysis. Collected by from any country, in PDF or Postscript format opened more than 1,100,000 full-text electronic documents (un reviewed preprints, reports, conference papers, journal articles, etc.) access. It also provides rankings impact of industry sources
Coleccion Digital Politecnica Own resources UPM Documents in electronic format from the bibliographic UPM, great value for the history of science and architecture, and other digital objects used by teachers and researchers in their daily work
Computer Database (Gale) Computing, telecommunications and electronics Database about, telecommunications and industrial electronics. With coverage from 1980 to the present, including indexing, abstracts and full text articles from more than 800 magazines
Country Profiles Politics and Economics Database containing annual reports on the political and economic situation in 200 countries
Country Reports Politics and Economics Database containing reports of political and economic character of more than 200 countries. Trend analysis and statistical data
Dialnet Universidad de la Rioja Multidisciplinary One of the biggest bibliographic portals of free access, whose main task is to give greater visibility to the Hispanic scientific literature on the Internet, gathering and facilitating access to scientific content, primarily through documentaries alerts
Directory of Open Access Journals - DOAJ - Search Articles Multidisciplinary Directory of open access journals. Full text access to over 3800 scientific and scholarly journals, covering all areas of knowledge
Emerald Engineering (Emerald) Engineering It provides access to Emerald collection of magazines specialized in Engineering
Encyclopedia of Mathematics Mathematics Open access source about mathematics. It contains articles on-line Encyclopedia of Mathematics published by Kluwer Academic
ERIC Education It is the most important database in the world, about education. It includes more than 700,000 citations of journal articles, technical reports, program descriptions and curriculum materials since 1966. It also includes full text articles
European Union Legal Database (EUR-Lex) Legislation and Jurisprudence Database of legislation of the European Union. It provides access to the full text
Fisterra Medicine It is a database containing medical knowledge clinical guidelines, algorithms, and database images of medications. It also offers help in consultation
Google Book Search Books in Full Text It is a service of Google that searches the full text of the books that Google scans converts the text using optical character recognition and stores it in its online database
Google Scholar Multidisciplinary It is the Google search engine specialized in scientific journal articles, focused on the academic world. Personalized resource to link with the full text of magazines and its references and citations
GreenFILE Engineering and Environment Database that provides access to information related to research related to the human impact on the environment. It provides access to the full text of articles
HEDBIB, International Bibliographic Database on Higher Education Education Online database on higher education, administration, planning, university policy and evaluation, with records since 1988
ICYT - Ciencia y Tecnología (CSIC) Science and Technology Database on science and technology
IEEE Xplore Electronic engineering and telecommunications Database produced and distributed by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, IEEE, which allows the search and retrieval of the full text publications of the IEEE and IET. It includes all documents published by both organizations since 1988 and selectively since 1872
IME - Biomedicina (CSIC Biomedicine Online database produced by the CSIC. It contains bibliographical references to journal articles published in Spain, specialized in biomedicine, since 1971
Ingebook Books in Full Text It provides access to the entire backlist Ingebook, containing books engineering, science and architecture
Inspec Electronic engineering and telecommunications Online database created by Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE). It provides references from journal articles worldwide on all fields of physics, electrical engineering and electronics, computing and information technology and communications
IOP (Institute of Physics) Physics Online Searching service and access to journals published by IOP
ISSN on line Journal references Portal that identifies more than 1 million magazines around the world
Journal Citation Report (ISI) Citation analysis Online databases produced by Thomson Reuters, of metric analysis of specialized journals in all the disciplines of science, technology, medicine and social sciences. It allows knowing the impact factor of each journal, how often is cited by others, how long it stays above
JSTOR Multidisciplinary Database that has the dual mission of creating and maintaining a reliable archive of important illustrated publications and provide a wider access. Its content covers many disciplines such as ecology, mathematics, statistics, economics, history, archeology, classical studies, Americanism, language and literature, music, art history ... etc.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts Media Studies Database that includes publications on librarianship and information science
MathSciNet Mathematics Database that includes mathematical literature at international level that includes two bibliographic repertoires published by the American Mathematical Society: Mathematical Reviews (MR) and Current Mathematical Publication (CMP). It contains two million records and one million with access to the full text.
MEDLINE (Thomson Scientific / ISI Wok) Biology and Medicine Database of the National Library of Medicine in the US, with references of the articles published in more than 3,200 biomedical journals 70 countries since 1984. It allows access to the full text of some references
Norweb - AENOR -UNE Standards Standards, legislation Service of AENOR that gives access to the full text of all existing UNE standards developed and adopted by AENOR and AENOR specifications (EA). It also provides reference and replaced withdrawn standards. It does not include draft standards and ratified standards that have not been adopted (EN)
OAister (IndexData) Multidisciplinary Collective catalog of digital resources. Provides access to more than 20 million documents deposited in over 1,000 repositories and digital libraries
OSTI Conference Information (DOE) Multidisciplinary Database that provides access to conference documents and actions in various fields of science and technology. The emphasis is on American conferences published by scientific and professional organizations whose areas of interest relate substantially to the mission of the Department of Energy
Physical Review Online, APS Journal Physics Database that gives access to physics journals of the American Physical Society
PLoS Biology (Public Library of Science) Biology Portal of open access journals in biology published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS), an organization dedicated to freely disseminate scientific and medical literature
PLoS Clinical Trials (Public Library of Science) Clinical trials Portal of open access journals published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS)
PLoS Computational Biology (Public Library of Science) Computational Biology Portal of open access journals Computational Biology published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS)
PLoS Genetics (Public Library of Science) Genetics Portal of open access journals genetic published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS)
PLoS Journals (Public Library of Science) Biology and Medicine Portal of open access journals published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS)
PLoS Medicine (Public Library of Science) Medicine Portal of open access journals medical published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS)
PLoS One (Public Library of Science) Biomedicine Portal of open access journals of Medicine published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS). All proposals undergo peer review before internal and external publication. In addition, the online platform has PLoS ONE user discussion after the publication and scoring functions
PLoS Pathogens (Public Library of Science) Biology and Medicine Portal of open access journals on diseases published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS)
POLI-RED Own resources UPM Platform for publishing electronic journals published in the open access UPM
PubMed Medicine Online database produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, which contains references and abstracts of articles from 4,300 biomedical journals published in more than 70 countries. It includes references to chapters of monographs from various fields of biomedicine, full text of journal articles and e-book It contains information since 1966
RECOLECTA Academic repositories Platform that brings together all national scientific repositories and provides services to the repository managers and researchers
RePEc/IDEAS Economy IDEAS are the search engine REPEC, a collaborative web of economic releases. It offers more than 2,000,000 references and 1,800,000 full-text publications. Database that promotes scholarly communication in economics and related disciplines. It contains information on more than 975,000 documents: 375,000 papers, 575,000 journal articles; 2000 software components; 21,000 books and chapters
Safari Books Online Books in Full Text Digital library that provides access to text the books from the Editorial Safari on computers, new technologies, e-commerce and business administration
SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online Multidisciplinary SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online (Scientific Electronic Library Online) is a model for cooperative electronic publishing of scientific journals on the Internet. Specially developed to meet the needs of scientific communication in developing countries, particularly Latin America and the Caribbean, gives full text access to more than 500 magazines from all areas of knowledge
ScienceDirect Multidisciplinary Database of journal articles in full text (approx. 2,500 titles), book chapters (over 11,000 titles), electronic books and other bibliographic information and reference books (dictionaries, encyclopedias, etc.) especially in scientific, medical and technical areas belonging to the Elsevier Group
ScimagoLab Multidisciplinary Internet platform that provides a series of indicators on the quality and impact of publications and journals from Elsevier Scopus information. It has been developed by SCImago Research Group and researchers from the universities of Granada, Extremadura, Carlos III of Madrid and Alcala de Henares in Spain, and is today the most inclusive platform available for publications. In its platform are ranking impact of journals and institutions from which the authors
SPORTDiscus with Full Text Physical Activity and Sports Database on sport, physical training and sports medicine. It includes sports medicine journals, providing the full text of hundreds of journals indexed in SPORTDiscus
Springer Multidisciplinary SpringerLink the database integrated of Springer for full text journals, books, protocols, reference works and book series. SpringerLink currently offers over 2,800 journals fully peer reviewed
SwetsWise (Swets Information Services) Multidisciplinary SwetsWise contains summaries of all foreign magazines Swets dealer. It contains printed, electronic books and electronic journals
OECD Telecommunications and Internet Statistics database Telecommunication Database of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). It also contains documents published by the International Energy Agency (IEA), the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), the Development Centre of the OECD PISA (Program for International Student Assessment) and the International Transport Forum (ITF)
TRANSPORT Transport It is the most complete database of international transport that exists. Contains citations and abstracts on all types of transport, with emphasis on travel by land, surface transportation (land and marine), transportation systems and related areas: traffic, transport, road safety
Web of Science (Thomson Scientific / ISI Web Services) Portal of scientific information Access Portal to ISI Web of Knowledge. It includes scientific information of citations of articles from scientific journals, books and other printed materials covering all fields of academic knowledge
Zentralblatt MATH Mathematics Database containing information of pure and applied mathematics. It contains about 3 million records from 3,500 journals. Edited by European Mathematical Society, FIZ Karlsruhe, and Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften. essentially covers the European level