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A+ Education

Covers all aspects of Australian education produced by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER). Full-text. Australian. Full-text 2000+ index 1978+

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ABI/INFORM Complete
In-depth coverage of business, management, including accounting, taxation, banking, labour relations, marketing & advertising, human resources. International. Dates vary
ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry
Information about companies and products as well as in-depth news and analysis of industry trends and developments. Users can study and compare specific industries such as food & drink, pharmacy, telecommunications, computing, transportation, construction, and petrochemicals.
Academic Search Complete
Multidisciplinary, including area studies, astronomy, biology, chemistry, engineering, ethnic & multicultural studies, food science & technology, geography, geology, law, materials science, mathematics, music, physics, psychology, women's studies, zoology. Full-text. International. Some content from 1887+
Academic Video Online (ProQuest)
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Academic Video Online provides curricular relevant video contents, such as documentaries, interviews, performances, news programs and newsreels. Search for award-winning video material including Academy®, Emmy®, and Peabody® winners and access content from PBS, BBC, 60 MINUTES, National Geographic, Annenberg Learner, BroadwayHD™, A+E Networks’ HISTORY® and more.
Access Medicine
AccessMedicine provides access to a range of medical titles from the best minds in medicine. It hosts thousands of images and illustrations, study tools, case files, multimedia, and time-saving diagnostic and point-of-care tools.

Sign into MyAccess Profile is required when accessing 'Study Tools', including flashcards and other self-assessment tools. Please follow the prompts to create your free MyAccess Profile.

| eTextbooks | Drug Monographs | Flashcards | Multimedia
Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection (ProQuest)
Accounting, auditing, and financial management. International. Full-text. 1971+
ACLS Humanities E-Book
A collection of ebooks in the humanities. International. Full-text. Dates vary.
ACLS Humanities E-Book - Open Access Collection
60 fully open access ebooks from the ACLS Humanities E-Book Collection. International. Full-text. Dates vary.
ACM Digital Library
Information technology, computing and related fields, including magazine articles, and conference proceedings from the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). International. 1985+
AGIS Plus Text (AGISPT)

Authoritative and comprehensive legal research from and about Australia, New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific region, plus selected articles from other jurisdictions including United Kingdom, United States and Canada. Compiled by the Commonwealth Attorney-General's Dept. Full-text and index: 1975+

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American Chemical Society (ACS)
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: chemistry, science
American Chemical Society (ACS) journals. Chemistry and related areas. International. Full-text. Current and archives
American Economic Association
American Economic Association journals (7 titles). Full-text. Dates vary
American Institute of Physics (AIP)
American Institute of Physics journals and proceedings. Full-text. Dates vary
American Mathematical Society Publications
Includes access to Journal of the American Mathematical Society 1988-2015; Conformal Geometry and Dynamics 1997+; Quarterly of Applied Mathematics 2005-2015; Proceedings of the AMS 1950+; Transactions of the AMS 1900+
American Medical Association (JAMA Network)
American Medical Association Journals, including Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA) and 9 other JAMA specialty journals. Full-text. Current and archives
American Physical Society
American Physical Society journals. Full-text. Current and archives
American Physiological Society
American Physiological Society journals. Fulltext. Current and archives
Analytical Abstracts (Royal Society of Chemistry Indexes)
Analytical chemistry. International. Index. 1980+
Annual Reviews - Sciences Collection
Critical reviews of primary research literature in physical, biomedical and social sciences disciplines. International. Fulltext. Dates vary
ANU Press

Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: ANU Press Textbooks, ANU eView
ANU Press is a globally recognised leader in open access academic publishing, produce fully peer-reviewed monographs and journals across a wide range of subject areas, with a special focus on Australian and international policy, Indigenous studies and the Asia-Pacific region.
Art & Architecture Complete
Visual arts and architecture. International. Full-text. Dates vary
Art-related Press Clippings Collection

Art Gallery of New South Wales press clippings. Australian. Full-text. 1905 - 1953 incomplete
arXiv.org
Open access to 1,318,865 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance, Statistics, Electrical Engineering and Systems Science, and Economics.
ASCE Library
Recognised worldwide as a core collection of journals and proceedings covering civil engineering and research practice. Published by the American Society of Civil Engineers. Full-text.

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Asia-Studies Full-text Online
Study of modern Asia-Pacific, including finance, trade, environment, human resources development, government, tourism, education and women's studies. Full-text. International. Dates vary
Asian & European Business Collection (ProQuest)
Full-text scholarly articles and current affairs focussed on Asian business, markets and economies, including news, company reports, case studies and reviews
ASME Digital Collection
American Society of Mechanical Engineers journals. International. Full-text. Dates vary
AustLit

Comprehensive coverage on creative writing and writers. Australian. Index and full-text. 1880s+
Australasian Legal Information Institute (AustLII)

Legislation and case law. Australian (Commonwealth) and state jurisdictions, New Zealand and South Pacific.
Australia & New Zealand Newsstream

Newspapers and newswires from Australia and New Zealand. Full-text. Australian. Dates vary.
Australian Accounting Standards Board

Australian accounting standards and related pronouncements
Australian Building Codes Board

Free access to the National Construction Code (NCC) which is comprised of the Building Code of Australia (BCA), Volume One and Two; and the Plumbing Code of Australia (PCA), Volume Three.
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) | Mobile access

Australian Bureau of Statistics provides statistical information including reports and census data.
Register at the TableBuilder website, entering University of Wollongong in the ‘Organisation’ field.
Australian Government gazettes

Alternative Name(s) & Keywords:​Commonwealth of Australia Gazettes
Information about, and access to, the current series of Australian Government Gazettes
Australian Indigenous Index - INFOKOORI

An index to the Koori Mail, a national fortnightly newspaper that focuses on the Indigenous people of Australia. Australian. Index. 1991+
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Publications
Authoritative information and statistics to promote better health and wellbeing
Australian Key Journals

Indexes articles from a range of older Australian journals (coverage dates range from the early 1900s up to the pre-1990s). Australian. Index.
Australian Medicines Handbook Online
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: AMH
Australian national formulary, Australian Medicines Handbook is an independent and up-to-date source of drug information to facilitate effective, rational and safe prescribing in Australia.
Australian Public Affairs Full Text (APAFT)

Australian current affairs, law, literature, politics, history, social sciences and culture. Full-text 1995+, Index 1978+

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BCampus OpenEd
Searching quality open textbooks in a range of subjects on BCampus OpenEd platform. The B.C. Open Textbook Collection and Project is funded by the BC Ministry of Advanced Education, aim to provide flexible and affordable access to higher education resources by making available openly-licensed textbooks.
Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and Répertoire international de la littérature de l'art (RILA)
Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and Répertoire international de la littérature de l'art (RILA) cover European and American visual arts material published between 1975 and 2007. International. Index.
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Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL)
The Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) is an open access digital library for biodiversity literature and archives. Includes content from the Australian Museum and the Australian Institute of Marine Science. Full-text, 120,000+ titles.
Click "View Volume" for full text
BioMed Central
Over 200 biology, medicine and chemistry open access journals. International. Dates vary.
BMJ Best Practice
Decision-support tool (diagnosis, prognosis, treatment and prevention) for point of care, combining research evidence from journals and clinical evidence, with peer-reviewed expert opinion. Plus mobile access to 970 topics.
BMJ Journals
Engaging, informative and influential journals in healthcare. Access to a selection of 34 British Medical Journal Publishing (BMJP) titles across a broad range of specialties. Includes British Medical Journal (The BMJ). International. Dates vary.
Britannica Online Academic Edition
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords:​Encyclopaedia Britannica, encyclopedia, encyclopaedia, Encyclopedia Britannica
Fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information on a broad range of topics, including research tools for World Atlas and Countries Facts and Statistics Comparison.
Business Market Research Collection (ProQuest)
Company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research with information from Hoover's Company Profiles, OxResearch and Snapshots Series. International. Full-text. Coverage: 1986+
Business Source Complete
Business topics including management, economics, finance, accounting, international business, and more. Contains: articles, eBooks, company reports, economic forecast, product reviews, marketing and management case studies.
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Cabell's Scholarly Analytics
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities
Enables researchers and academics to identify scholarly journals most likely to publish authored manuscripts based on topic/discipline.
Cambridge Archive Editions - China political reports, 1911-1960
Annual reports, consular summaries and occasional papers covering the period of the rise of communism, first and second world wars, declaration of the People's Republic of China and the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution
Cambridge Core
Sciences, social sciences, economics and humanities. International. Full-text. Dates vary
Campbell Collaboration
Includes a library of completed systematic reviews on topics such as crime and justice, education, international development, and social welfare.
Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database
CBCA Education focuses on Canadian information in the field of education. A source for those interested in how teaching, educational research, and educational administration is carried out in Canada
CCH IntelliConnect

Australian cases and commentary; includes contract, corporation, industrial, tax, torts, competition law.
ChemAlert

ChemAlert is the University's online chemical management system used to register hazardous chemicals that are stored, handled or transported at all UOW facilities. Key features of the system include: stock inventory module; register of hazardous chemicals;a safety data sheet library;chemical labels.

After logging in with your UOW credentials, clicking on ANOYMOUS button to view product Safety Data Sheets and other chemical safety information; or LOGIN with your assigned ChemAlert account for advance functionality.

Contact your local ChemAlert Stock Managers to register your ChemAlert account.
Chemical Hazards in Industry
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Royal Society of Chemistry literature updating service.
A literature updating service that is focusing on safety and health hazards surrounding chemicals encountered in chemical and related industries; covers a wide range of primary sources, including key scientific and trade journals. Bibliographic details only.
Chemistry Open Access Journals - SpringerOpen
Open access journals covering all areas of chemistry. Titles include Chemistry Central Journal and Journal of Cheminformatics.
China Academic Journals Full-text Database - 中國期刊全文數據庫
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: CNKI, 哲學與人文科學全文
The Library provides full-text access to academic journal articles published in China, within the subject of Literature/ History/ Philosophy.
China and the Modern World: Missionary, Sinology, and Literary Periodicals, 1817-1949
A collection of 17 English-language periodicals published in or about China during a period of over 130 years, from 1817 until the founding of the People's Republic of China in 1949.
Access is enabled for 1 concurrent user.
Chronicle of Higher Education
News, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators.
CINAHL Plus with Full Text
The place to start for nursing and allied health research.
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ClinicalKey for Nursing – Australia Base Edition

The clinical search tool that supports clinical decisions making. Access a wide range of current, comprehensive, specialized nursing content, including Journals, ebooks, Drug Monographs AMH and Mosby's Evidence-Base Nursing Monographs, Procedure Videos and Practice Guidelines.
Cochrane Library
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: EBP, evidence based practice, nursing, medicine
Evidence based practice, including Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) and the central register of clinical trials from the Cochrane Collaboration research groups. International. Full-text. Dates vary
Communication & Mass Media Complete
Communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study. Full-text International Some records from 1915+
Computers & Applied Sciences Complete
Research and development spectrum of the computing and applied sciences disciplines. Collected knowledge on traditional engineering challenges & research. Resource for research concerning the business and social implications of new technology. Index with a good selection of full-text.
Construction Information Service (CIS)
Select "view product" under CIS to access full text content after login
Construction Information Service (CIS) provides easy access to weekly updated regulations, construction standards, technical advice and industry news on building, engineering, design and construction processes in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. Full text

|Access is enabled for 2 concurrent users |Tutorial CIS eLearning video (Adobe Flash Player required)
CSIRO Publishing

Alternative Name(s) & Keywords:​Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Internationally recognised publications covering a wide range of scientific disciplines including agriculture, the plant and animal sciences, and environmental management. Full-text.
Current Contents Connect
Component of database Web of Science. Complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from leading Science, Social Science & Humanities journals and books; incl. pre-published articles. Plus search more than articles with cover-to-cover indexing. International. 1998+
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DatAnalysis Premium

If on campus use this link.

Current and historical data for ASX listed and delisted companies, including company history, corporate actions, 50,000+ annual reports, and ASX announcements dating back to 1998.
Updated daily. Australian. Full-text. Dates vary
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5)
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords:psychology, health, DSM-V
The 5th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
Open access scholarly journals in most subject areas. Full-text. Dates vary
DOAB: Directory of Open Access Books
An ebook discovery service provided by OAPEN. Find an ebook and link through to full-text on the publisher site. All books in DOAB have a full Open Access License which makes them 'free to share'.
Drama Online - Playtexts Core Collection
Drama Online introduces new writers alongside the most iconic names in playwriting history, providing contextual and critical background through scholarly works and practical guides.
UOW Library has access to select content, which includes all of the Nick Hern Books Collection and over 1,300 other Playtexts and scholarly works from Faber Faber and modern plays, student editions, and other texts from Bloomsbury's Methuen Drama and Arden Shakespeare imprints.
Duke University Press Journals Online
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords:humanities, social science, arts, science
Humanities and social sciences journals. Full-text. International. Dates mainly 2000+
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ebook Central
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: ProQuest ebook Central
Ebooks from key academic publishers. Content covers all subject areas and focuses on recent titles, includes ProQuest Academic Complete ebooks.
EBSCO ebook collection
A full text eBooks collection on the EBSCOhost platform.
EconLit
Economics and related fields. Includes research papers, books, dissertations and working papers. International. Index. 1969+ (This is on the EbscoHost platform and will be the ongoing host for this database)
Education Database (Proquest)
Literature in education and related fields. International. 1998+
Education in Video Series
Education in Video is a multi-volume video collection created specifically for training and developing teachers. It provides education students with a reliable way to observe the intricacies of behaviour that define effective teaching styles.

The collection includes demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms; and ready-to-use teaching tools including assessment checklists, and themed playlists.
Education Research Complete (EBSCOhost)
Education, including early childhood to higher education, and educational specialties. This platform also searches across the ERIC database; an online digital library of education research and information.
Emerald Case Studies
A 4 volume collection of peer-reviewed emerging market case studies focusing on business decision making and management development. Written by case writers and an editorial team spanning over 50 countries.
Emerald Insight
Journals, ebooks and case studies.
Cover a broad range of subjects on business management disciplines including: accounting, finance and economics, business management and strategy, education, engineering, health and social care, human resources, learning and organisation studies, library studies, marketing, operations, logistics and quality, property management and built environment, public policy and environmental management, sociology, tourism and hospitality, transport.
Empire Online (Adam Matthew Digital Archive)
Manuscript, printed and visual primary source materials for the study of 'Empire' and its theories, practices and consequences. The materials span across the last five centuries and are accompanied by a host of secondary learning resources including scholarly essays, maps and an interactive chronology.
ENVIROnetBASE
ENVIROnetBASE ebook titles now available via Taylor & Francis ebook platform

Latest research on pollution reduction, emissions, and environmental contamination. This ebook collection provides complete access to references on methods for site assessment, remediation, and soil and water quality monitoring.

View ebooks entitlement: Browsing by subjects or searching keywords, and using filter to "Show content I have access to".
Environment Complete
Deep coverage in the areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, and affiliated areas of study. More than 2.5 million records from thousands of domestic and international titles dating back over 100 years, with over a thousand active core titles. Full-text
ERIC (ProQuest)
Education and related fields, including research documents, program descriptions and evaluations, and curricular materials. Compiled by the Education Resources Information Center. International. Index. 1965+
ERIC - Education Resources Information Center
Education. International. Some reports full-text. 1966+
Essential Science Indicators (InCites ESI)
In-depth bibliometric analytics tool which uses current 10 years citation data, enables quantitative research performance analysis, reveals science trends, rank top performers, and evaluates potential employees and collaborators on a global basis.
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Factiva

A collection of international media outlets, web media, trade and consumer publications. Access to thousands of sources in 28 languages from nearly 200 countries. Full-text.

Clicking Search on the top nav bar to start search and browse content Please note, Access is enabled for 5 concurrent users. Try again later if you are prompted to log in, or try alternative news databases: ProQuest NewsStand or Australia & New Zealand Newsstream
Families & Society Collection (Informit Full-Text)

Content includes peer-reviewed journals from government and specialist organisations tackling modern debates on topics including non-traditional families, parenting, marriage, divorce, division of labour, working mothers, birth rates and ageing.

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Federal Register of Legislation

Alternative Name(s) & Keywords:​Commonwealth Law of Australia, Comlaw
Australian Legislation, including bills, acts and consolidations, constitution. Full-text. Dates vary.
First World War: Propaganda and Recruitment (Adam Matthew Digital Archive)
A wide variety of primary sources on recruitment, training, morale, public opinion, censorship and the development of different forms of propaganda during the First World War. Documents include leaflets, postcards and photographs. Case studies examine subjects such as aerial propaganda, anti-war protests and the training of recruits.
Free Medical Journals
The Free Medical Journals Site was created to promote the free availability of full-text medical journals on the Internet.
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GeoRef
Contains more than 3.4 million abstract records from geoscience journals, books, maps, conference papers and more. Published by the American Geosciences Institute. 1669+
Google Scholar @UOW
Connect Google Scholar and UOW Library to your device/browser to access even more full-text articles in your searches.
GreenFILE
A research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment. International. Index. Selected full-text. Dates vary
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Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine
Please see AccessMedicine for other editions.
HathiTrust Digital Library
Provides access to digitised public domain and in copyright content, including books, journals and special subject collections from U.S based partner institutions - 60 research institutions, including MIT, Havard and Yale. A first-of-its-kind shared digital repository. Hathi (pronounced 'hah-tee') is Hindi for elephant, highly regarded for its memory, wisdom, and strength - a name chosen to convey key benefits of this resource. Partial full-text. Dates vary
Health Business Elite
Health care administration and other non-clinical aspects of health care institution management. Full-text International. Dates vary
Health Collection (Informit Full-Text)

Health and allied health (this database replaces Meditext). Includes journal articles, book reviews and conference papers. Australian. Full-text. 1977+

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HeinOnline Academic Core Collection

Collections of law journals, reports, case law, commentary and Legal Dictionaries, including Law Journal Library, Acts of the Parliament of Australia & Australia Law Reform Commission reports and papers
Full-text. International. Dates vary
Henry Stewart Talks: Business & Management Collection
Online seminars by leading world experts, covering economics, finance & accounting, management, marketing and organisational behavior. Streaming video.
History Archive Portal
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Omeka
Provides students, teachers and researchers with guided access to digitised primary sources - including historical documents, photographs, newspaper articles, artworks and material culture - from many places and historical periods.
Humanities & Social Sciences (Informit)

Broad coverage of humanities and social sciences. Includes journals, books, conference proceedings, research papers and reference materials. Australasian. Full-text. 1998+

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Humanities International Complete
All aspects of the humanities, with worldwide content pertaining to literary, scholarly and creative thought. Full-text. International. Dates vary
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IBISWorld Australia Industry Reports (ANZSIC)

ANZSIC now includes two new collection: Australia Specialized Industry Reports and Australia Business Environment Profiles !
These industry research reports offer the very latest content on every Australian industry. Reports include key statistics and analysis on market characteristics, operating conditions, current and historical performance, major industry participants and more.
IBISWorld Global Industry Reports
Global industry reports offer up-to-date forecasts and analysis focused on industry performance in key regions like Europe, the Middle East, Africa and more.
ICE Virtual Library: Complete Engineering Journal Collection
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Institution of Civil Engineers
A journal collection published by the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), titles cover a range of specialist fields on civil engineering, including building structures, geotechnical, water and wastewater management. Full-text, 1830 +
IEEE Xplore
Quality technical literature published by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), including transactions, journals, magazines, standards and conference proceedings.
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IET Digital Library - ebooks Collection
Ebooks produced by the world's leading international scientific organisation and thought leader - the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).

Browse ebooks by year: Titles published in 2009-2013; Titles published in 2014
Illawarra Index

A subject index to local Illawarra newspapers articles and Illawarra Historical Society Bulletin. Australian. Index. 1950+

This is a subset of the Wollongong City Library Collection. To search the collection: click on catalogue and select 'Illawarra Index' in the drop-down next to the search box.
InCites
After logging in with your UOW credentials, login using your Web of Science credentials (or follow prompts to create a Web of Science login).
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A customised, citation-based research evaluation tool enables you to analyse institutional productivity and benchmark output against peers worldwide. InCites provides comprehensive insight into your research performance with customised citation data, global metrics, multidimensional profiles on the leading research institutions, and visualisation reporting tools.

For full functionality use Firefox or Internet Explorer.
Independent Voices
Independent Voices is an open access digital collection. It comprises selections from alternative press during the latter half of the 20th century, includes newspapers, magazines and journals that drew from the special collections of academic institutions and libraries.
Index to Organism Names (ION)
Contains organism name related data (viruses, bacteria and plant names), gathered from the scientific literature indexed in Clarivate Analytics' Zoological Record and BIOSIS Previews databases.
Indigenous Collection (Informit)

Covers both topical and historical issues within Indigenous studies. Emergent and groundbreaking research within the global community with material from Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, North America and The Pacific.

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Informit EduTV
With over 50,000​ programs and growing, Informit EduTV provides content across a range of learning areas, including documentaries, programs broadcast on pay TV channels such as The History Channel, National Geographic, BBC Knowledge and Discovery.

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Informit Search

Search across all Informit databases and collections, cover literature on most topics, including Arts, Education, Health, Indigenous, Humanities and Social Sciences. Australasian. Dates vary, Selected Full-text and Index
Inspec
For over 120 years, Inspec Database (Produced by The Institution of Engineering and Technology) has been an essential discovery tool for subject-specific and interdisciplinary research in the fields of engineering, physics and computer science. It contains over 20 million records of research literature published since 1969. Inspec now also includes access to the award-winning research intelligence tool, Inspec Analytics.
IntechOpen Books
IntechOpen is the world's leading publisher of Open Access books built by scientists, for scientists. Read, share and download more than 4,100 peer-reviewed Open Access books in Physical Sciences, Engineering and Technology, Life Sciences, Health Sciences and Social Sciences and Humanities.
International Labour Organization (ILO) Resources
Portal for a number of ILO databases and online reference books. International
International Monetary Fund Data (IMF)
Free Data Portal - includes International Financial Statistics, Balance of Payment Statistics, Government Finance Statistics and Direction of Trade Statistics.
IOPscience
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Institute of Physics
Institute of Physics (IOP) journals. International. Full-text. 1874+
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Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database & Tools
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: JBI, SUMARI
~Expected service interruption between 10am -1pm AEST 6th Jun due to scheduled system maintenance~

Evidence Based Practice. Resources include Evidence Based Recommended Practices (consists an equipment list & occupational health and safety provisions), Evidence Summaries and Systematic Reviews (Literature Reviews) and Protocols and Consumer Information Sheets. Updated weekly.

Also access to the two EBP tools: SUMARI & PACES. Click to view access instruction and specific system requirement on using these tools.
John Murtagh's General Practice Collection
Access to the latest edition of the following textbooks:
Murtagh's General Practice, Cautionary Tales, Murtagh's Diagnostic Strategies, Murtagh's General Practice Companion Handbook, John Murtagh's Patient Education, Murtagh's Practice Tips

Access is enabled for 1 concurrent users
Journal Citation Reports (InCites JCR)
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InCites Journal Citation Reports provides analytical information on journals such as impact factor and journal rankings. JCR has two editions: Science and Social Science.
International. Index. Allow browser pop-ups for full functionality.
Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE)
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The world's first peer reviewed scientific video journals ; learn how to reproduce scientific experiments and new experimental techniques.
Full access available from the following subject areas: Biology, Neuroscience, Immunology & Infection, and Bioengineering. Plus, many Open Access articles from other subject areas.
JoVE Science Education Videos - Basic Methods in Cellular and Molecular Biology
Video collection demonstrates how to execute basic techniques commonly used in cellular and molecular biology. To enhance your understanding of the methods each video is paired with additional video resources to show practical applications of the techniques and other complementary skills.
JoVE Science Education Videos - Essentials of Biochemistry
A video collection presents commonly used purification methods, such as affinity chromatography, as well as analytical methods, like MALDI-TOF. In addition, the videos showcase methods for assessing biomolecule interaction and function, such as co-immunoprecipitation and metabolic labeling.
JoVE Science Education Videos - General Laboratory Techniques - Basic Biology
This premier collection exhibits how to use standard pieces of laboratory equipment essential in many experiments, as well as how to perform basic laboratory functions. Each video is paired with additional video resources for you to view practical applications of the technique and other complementary skills.
JSTOR
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Archive collection of journals covering a broad range of subject areas, with strengths in humanities, economics, and area studies. International. Full-text.
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JSTOR Open Content
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JSTOR Open Content provides open access to thousands of academic ebooks and journal articles.
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La Trobe eBureau
Access to engaging, high quality and open access etextbooks that are written by La Trobe University academics, and published by the La Trobe eBureau.
Laboratory Hazards Bulletin
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Royal Society of Chemistry literature updating service
A literature updating service focusing focuses on hazards encountered by laboratory workers in all fields, including R&D, analytical and hospital laboratories. Bibliographic details are provided from a wide range of primary sources, including key scientific and trade journals.
Lawlex Premium

Acts, Bills. Hansard and Explanatory Memoranda. Federal and States.
LearnTechLib
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords:EdITLibrary, education, international
Research and developments in educational technology and eLearning. International. Partial Full-text. Dates vary.
Lecture Notes in Computer Science
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords:SpringerLink ebooks; LNCS
New developments in computer science and information technology research and teaching. A subset of the SpringerLink Computer Sciences ebook series, International. Full-text. 1997+
LEGENDcom
LEGENDcom is a powerful decision-support tool, provides the most up-to-date Australian migration, citizenship and customs legislation and policy documents. It is produced and maintained by the Australian Government, Department of Home Affairs.
Lexis Advance Research & US Research

Replaces LexisNexis AU and Lexis.com.
First time logging in? Select Lexis Advance Research under Where would you like to start?
Access Australian and International legal resources, including case law, legislation, journal articles, commentary and more. Provides access to the All England Law reports for UK case law.
Tutorial videos & webinars
LexisNexis Practical Guidance

Discover a range of “how-to” tools and content for legal practice, through the Lexis Advance Platform.
Tutorial videos & webinars
LGBT Life with Full Text
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender issues. Full-text. International. Dates vary
Libraries Australia

Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: National Bibliographic Database (ANBD), Libraries Australia Authorities (Names and Subjects), OCLC WorldCat (including Te Puna), OCLC WorldCat Authorities
On Campus Access only

Links to several significant library catalogues. Australian and International content.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)
Library and information science. Index. International.
Liebert Online
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Mary Ann Liebert
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc journal collection, covers topics in life sciences, medicine, law, biotechnology. Selected Full-text. Dates vary
Liebert Open Access Journals
Fully Open access journals that published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.,covering all areas of science. Full text
Literature & Culture Collection (Informit Full-Text)

Literature, writing and humanities. Full-text. Australian. Dates vary

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Lyell Collection - Geological Society of London Publication
The Lyell Collection represents one of the largest integrated collections of online Earth Science literature available. UOW Library provides full-text access to a selection of 300 titles from the Special Publications and Society ebook series.
Abstract & Selected Full-text.
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Macquarie Dictionary & Thesaurus Online
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The complete record of English as it is used in Australia including words relating to business, science and technology as well as words and phrases from regional Australia.

With etymologies, extensive usage notes, audio pronunciations and extra features including grammar and punctuation guides, crossword resources, Word of the Day and Aussie Word of the Week. Words, definitions and encyclopedic entries updated annually.
Materials Science Index
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Materials Business File
A comprehensive index to world literature on the business and industry aspect of materials science, engineering, aerospace and advanced technologies. News, product and process developments, plant development and construction, international trade data, government regulations and management issues. Index. 1985+
MathSciNet
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords:​Mathematics, maths, science
Contains reviews and bibliographic data from Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications, includes links to original articles and other original documents on web sites. Index. 1940+
MEDLINE with Full Text
Medicine and related disciplines. Includes full-text for over 1300 journals indexed in Medline.
Mental Measurements Yearbook
Information and reviews about standardised tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas. International. Full-text 1985+.

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Microbiology Society Journals
Six key academic journals focusing on microbes, their effects and their practical uses. Full-text. Dates vary.

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MIMS Online

Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Australian Medical Health Monthly Index of Medical Specialities
Australia's most comprehensive and authoritative pharmaceutical database of prescription and nonprescription drugs. Now includes access to Drug Interactions. Australian.
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MLA International Bibliography (includes MLA Directory of Periodicals)
Produced by the Modern Language Association (MLA), the Bibliography is a subject index for books, articles and websites published on modern languages, literature, folklore, and linguistics. International. Index. 1926+
Modern Language Association (MLA) Journals
Publications of the Modern Language Association (PMLA)
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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Working Papers
National Bureau of Economic Research working papers series covering economics, industrial relations, education, health and related subjects. US focus. Full-text. 1973+

In addition to working papers, the NBER disseminates affiliates’ latest findings through a range of free periodicals -the NBER Reporter, the NBER Digest, the Bulletin on Retirement and Disability, and the Bulletin on Health — as well as books and chapters,online conference reports, , and interviews.

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Natural Product Updates
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Royal Society of Chemistry literature updating service.
Developments in natural product chemistry. International. Index. 1999+
Natural Science Collection (ProQuest) New
The Natural Science Collection includes the Agri & Env, Bio Science, and Earth, Atmospheric & Aqua Databases and provides full-text titles from around the world including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications and more. For researchers who need to conduct comprehensive literature reviews, this database includes specialized, editorial-controlled A&I resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature critical to the discipline.
Nature Research Journals Online
A selection of academic journals in science and technology research, including the world's leading multidisciplinary science journal - Nature. International. Selected full-text. Dates vary
Naxos Music Library
Comprehensive collection of Western classical music, encompassing other genres such as jazz, blues, and world music. Includes textual notes and biographical information on composers or artists. Streaming music resource (downloading not available). International. Dates vary.

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News and Newspapers (ProQuest) Popular
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: ProQuest News & Newspapers
Access to active full-text content from a wide range of international and Australian newspapers, newswires and newssites; searching cross Asian, Australia & New Zealand Newsstream, U.S. Newsstream, Canadian Newsstream and Global Breaking Newswires.
NSW Legislation

Acts, regulations, planning instruments and other statutory instruments, as constantly consolidated. With explanatory notes and guides. NSW. Full-text. Current
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OAPEN - Open Access Publishing in European Networks
A collection of searchable Open Access ebooks. The OAPEN Library contains books that are 'free to read' and books that are 'free to share'. Includes titles from the Knowledge Unlatched collection.
OECD iLibrary
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords:Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development publications, covering economics, development, and statistical information. International. Full-text. 1997+
OER Repositories & Platforms List
An open list that manage by the Open Book Publishers, which contains platforms and repositories that host Open Access content or help you to discover Open Access content.
Open Book Publishers
Open Book Publishers is a not-for-profit and independent Open Access publisher in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Monographs and textbooks that published in all areas are available to read online and download for free. It offers the academic excellence of a traditional press, with the speed, convenience and accessibility of digital publishing.

UOW Library supports the Open Access monograph publishing programme as a member of the Open Book Publishers' Library Membership Programme.
Open Dissertations
A collaboration between EBSCO and BiblioLabs, Open Dissertations connects you to open-access Doctoral EDTs (Electronic Theses and Dissertations) accepted by American Universities, 1955+, selected full-text
Open Music Library
Curated by a community of music scholars, students, teachers and librarians, the Open Music Library integrate valuable primary and secondary sources from the world’s digital collections, eg. peer-reviewed journal articles, books, music scores, audio, and video recordings. Index & Selective full text

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Open Research Library (ORL)
Open Research Library (ORL) is a newly launched easy-to-use platform for Open Access content worldwide. ORL provides seamless and free access to a comprehensive collection of thousands of scholarly monographs, anthologies, journals, videos, posters and other formats.
Open SUNY Textbooks
Open SUNY Textbooks is an open access textbook publishing initiative established by State University of New York libraries and supported by SUNY Innovative Instruction Technology Grants and SUNY Geneseo. This pilot initiative published high-quality and peer-reviewed course resources in a range of subject areas.
Open Textbook Library
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Open Textbook Library provides hundreds of textbooks that have been funded, peer reviewed, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed.
All textbooks are either used at multiple higher education institutions; or affiliated with an institution, scholarly society, or professional organisation.
OTSeeker
Occupational therapy, including systematic reviews and randomised control trials. International. Index. Dates vary
Oxford Academic Journals
Sciences, social sciences and humanities. Includes several highly cited and prestigious journals published by Oxford University Press. International. Full-text. Dates vary.
Oxford Bibliographies Online
Combines the benefits & features of an annotated bibliography and an encyclopaedia. Literature guides in Chinese Studies and Cinema & Media Studies. Citations & full-text.
Oxford Music Online
All aspects of music including all regions styles and periods with a strength in classical western music. Includes The Oxford Dictionary of Music, Grove Music Online and The Oxford Companion to Music.

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Oxford Reference Popular
Dictionaries, general reference, and specialist reference material covering a broad range of subject areas. International. Full-text. Dates vary.
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Passport - Euromonitor
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: passport GMID
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A global market research tool. Passport monitors industry trends, provides strategic analysis, reports and news on industries, products and consumers across all key countries. International. Fulltext. Dates vary
PEDro (Physiotherapy Evidence Database)
Randomised controlled trials, systematic reviews and evidence-based clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy. Produced by the Centre for Evidence-Based Physiotherapy. International. Index. Dates vary
PEN (Practice-based Evidence in Nutrition)
Timely, current and authoritative guidance on food and nutrition questions encountered in every day practice. International.
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PhilArchive
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: PhilPapers Archive
The largest open access e-print archive in philosophy, PhilArchive is built on and integrated with the PhilPapers database.
Philosopher's Index with Full Text
Full-text of philosophy's most esteemed journals covering all major fields of philosophy.
PhilPapers
A comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy. Includes journals, books, open access archives, and personal pages maintained by academics.
Political Science Complete
Political science with a global perspective. Full-text. International. Dates vary.
Project Euclid - mathematics and statistics online
Partnership between Cornell University Library and Duke University Press, Project Euclid is a platform that hosts several of the most eminent publications in mathematics and statistics, alongside many high-quality smaller titles.

All journal content on the platform that older than five years is made freely available to the world. Plus, many other fully open access journals.
Project MUSE
Journal content from a range of respected publishers in the humanities, culture, social sciences, and mathematics. International. Full-text.
ProQuest Central
Coverage in a broad range of subject areas. Includes several databases which may be searched either individually or in combinations. International. Full-text. Dates vary.

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ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global New
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: PQDT Global
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, offering millions of works from thousands of universities.

The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full-text coverage for older graduate works. It also includes PQDT UK & Ireland content.
PsycARTICLES
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: APA PsycArticles
Full-text, scholarly and scientific articles in psychology published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and allied organisations. International, 1894+
PsycBOOKS
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: APA PsycBooks
Full-text PDFs of chapters from over 4300 books, published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and other publishers. It also contains over 1600 classic books of landmark importance to psychology dating back to the 1600s and exclusive access to chapters from APA, Oxford University Press and Encyclopedia of Psychology.
PsycCRITIQUES
Full-text book reviews of current scholarly and professional books in psychology. It also contains reviews from a psychological perspective of popular films and trade book. Published by the American Psychological Association (APA). International 1956-2017
PsychiatryOnline
American Psychiatric Association (APA) journals and reference works, including the DSM-5 Library. Full-text. International 1844+
PsycINFO
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: APA PsycInfo
Produced by the American Psychological Association (APA) - the largest index of scholarly articles in behavioural sciences and mental health; containing over 3 million records from approximately 2,500 journals in multi-languages. International, 1800s+
PTSDpubs
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: PILOTS (Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress); Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Formerly known as PILOTS, produced by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, is a freely available, bibliographic database providing access to the worldwide literature on PTSD and other mental health consequences of traumatic events. International. Index. 1871+
PubMed
PubMed comprises more than 28 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.
Citations may include links to full-text content from both PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
PubMeb Mobile site | Lowitja Institute search tool - easy access to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health literature on the PubMed Database.
PubMed Central (PMC)
U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free full-text digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature and author manuscripts of articles published by NIH-funded researchers in various non-PMC journals.
Key titles are available to the first issue. Some titles do not include their latest issues on PMC. Dates vary.
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Religion & Philosophy Collection
World religions, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. Full-text. International. Dates vary
Research Library (ProQuest)
General reference including arts, business, humanities, social sciences, and the sciences. International. Full-text. Dates vary
Research Online (RO)
Research Online (RO) is an open-access, digital archive of research papers produced by UOW academics. It also contains UOW theses from 1954 to present, academic and cultural heritage journals and magazines, and the UOW corporate archive which includes calendars and graduation booklets.
Research Professional
Replacing Pivot, Research Professional (RP) is UOW's new online database of research funding opportunities. It is also a source of international research policy and practice news.

Please contact Research Services Office > Grants Development Officer for access information.
Routledge Handbooks Online
Classic and current research from Routledge, and CRC Press, in the Humanities, Social sciences, Education, Psychology, Engineering, and Built environment, while at the same time providing an authoritative guide to theory and method, the key sub-disciplines, and the primary debates of today.
Royal Society Journals
Journals published by the Royal Society. International. Full-text. Dates vary.
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) Journals
Journals published by the Royal Society of Chemistry. International. Full-text. Dates vary
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SAGE Journals
SAGE journals cover a wide range of topics including business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology, and medicine.
SAI Global - (Standards Australia Online)

Australian standards (incl. some international). Note:
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SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)
The SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS) is a Digital Library portal for researchers in Astronomy and Physics, operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) under a NASA grant. Abstract and selected full-text
Science Database (ProQuest) New
This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. Search over 2.7M records, dating back to the mid 1980s.
ScienceDirect
Journals and ebooks published by Elsevier and other STM publishers, covering multidisciplinary topics from the life and social sciences, technology and business. as well as science. International. Full-text. Dates vary
SciFinder
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Chemical Abstract Service (CAS). American Chemical Society. Search for substances, reactions, patent and journal references.
SciFinder-N
SciFinder-N is the next generation of SciFinder. Search for the world’s most comprehensive and accurate collection of chemical reactions, substances, and scientific literature and commercial sourcing information, with the most chemistry aware relevance engine in the industry; to quickly and confidently inform your critical research activities.

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SciVal Benchmarking
Elsevier's SciVal enables you to compare your institution to other institutions, researchers and groups of researchers using a variety of metrics.
After logging in with your UOW credentials, click on "Sign In" and login by using your Elsevier credentials. or, follow prompts to enter your email and create a password to register a new Elsevier account.
Scopus
Scopus is a large multidisciplinary database covering published material in the humanities and sciences. It also provides citation analysis of authors and subject areas.
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Social Science Database (ProQuest)
Covers core disciplines across the social sciences including sociology, social work, anthropology, politics and other areas.
SocINDEX with Full Text
Sociology research. Full-text. International. Dates vary
Source, The
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Magpies Magazine Source Guide
The Source is a subject guide to children's literature, with an emphasis on Australian and New Zealand books. Searching the Source for up-to-date information on Books & Authors, Poetry & Poets, Short Stories and Book Awards. Selected full-text, International
South Asia Open Archives (SAOA)
The South Asia Open Archives (SAOA), a subset of the South Asia Materials Project (SAMP), creates and maintains a collection of open access digital materials for the study of South Asia. Explore the 4 curated collections: Caste & Social structure, Literature, Social & Economic History and Women & Gender.
SPIE Digital Library
The world's largest collection of journal articles and conference proceedings in optics and photonics applied research; including biomedical optics, nano and communication technologies. International. Dates vary

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SPORTDiscus with Full Text
Covers aspects of sports and exercise physiology, sports medicine and sports psychology. International. Index and Full-text.
SpringerLink
Journals published by Springer Verlag, with a focus on scientific, technical, business and medical subjects. International. Full-text. 1997+
SpringerOpen
Peer-reviewed, open access journals and ebooks, covering all areas of science, technology, medicine, the humanities and social sciences.
Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater Popular
Analytical techniques for the determination of water quality.
Sydney Morning Herald Archives

Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: newspaper
Extensive archive of The Sydney Morning Herald. Australian. Full-text. 1955 - 1995
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Synthetic Reaction Updates
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Royal Society of Chemistry literature updating service; Replaced Catalysts & Catalysed Reactions, and Methods in Organic Synthesis
Keep up to date with recent developments in synthetic organic chemistry.
- Search by topic and reaction type.
- Set up personalised searches
- Receive alerts of the latest developments directly via email
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Taylor & Francis ebooks
A collection of academic, science, technology and medical e-Book content on the Taylor & Francis platform.
Ebooks owned by UOW can be accessed by browsing titles by subject OR searching by keyword, then filter the results by "Show content I have access to".
Taylor & Francis Online
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: education
Extensive collection of published journal articles from a broad range of disciplines, with a strong focus on humanities, social sciences and business. International. Full-text. 1997+
Technology Collection (ProQuest)
Materials science, aerospace, engineering sciences and advanced technologies - article records, deep indexing and full text.
Includes Advanced Technologies & Aerospace; Computer Science; Engineering; Materials Science; Aluminium Industry Abstracts; Ceramic Abstracts; Copper Technical Reference Library; Corrosion Abstracts; Engineered Materials Abstracts; Materials Business File; Metadex
Techstreet Enterprise - ASTM Standards
Access to ASTM Standards for Engineering.

Standards from Techstreet now can be opened online in your browser by clicking the "View Online" button.
To view a standards that you have downloaded and saved from this site you will need to have FileOpen installed on your device.
Therapeutic Guidelines (eTG)

Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: eTG complete
Comprehensive coverage of most aspects of medicine and therapeutics for a range of diseases. Includes Cochrane reviews and independent information e.g. Australian Prescriber. Australian. Current (updates 3 times per year)
Times Digital Archive
Digital image archive of material from the Times (London) newspaper. UK focus. Full-text. 1785-2014
Trove

A discovery tool focused on Australia and Australians. Access to resources such as books, pictures, maps, newspapers, music, people. Produced by the National Library of Australia
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TVNews

Television news and current affairs stories in video from the Australian free-to-air networks - ABC, ABC2, SBS, TEN, 9 and 7. UOW access to archived content from Sept 2007 to 2012.
U
Ulrichsweb
The major source of bibliographic and publisher information on magazines, newspapers, and academic journals.
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University Press Scholarship Online
Online ebooks from the world's best university presses on a single, easy-to-use platform, Including Oxford Scholarship Online.
Subject coverage - Biology, Business & Management, Economics & Finance, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Public Health & Physics
UpToDate
On-campus access only

Clinical decision-support tool (diagnosis, prognosis, treatment and prevention) for point of care, combining research evidence from the journal, Clinical Evidence, with peer-reviewed expert opinion. International. Current
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VOCEDplus (Vocational Education)

Covers the topics of vocational education and training research, policy, practice, training systems and published statistics. Produced by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER).
Australasian focus with some international content. Index. Dates vary
W
Web of Science - Core Collection
The leading citation index' of scholarly literature, chemical reactions and author information. Includes citation databases: Sciences Expanded (1965+), Social Sciences (1965+), Arts & Humanities (1975+). Conference Proceedings (1991+) and Emerging Sources Citation (2005+) .

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Web of Science - Search all databases
Search across to all UOW subscribed WOS citation databases on this platform simultaneously, including Core Collection, Current Contents Connect, KCI-Korean Journal Database, MEDLINE and Russian Science Citation Index.
Westlaw - United States and US Territories + International
Case law, annotated legislation, journals, law reviews, practice texts and treatises on a wide variety of legal issues.

To search and browse non U.S Jurisdictions content: select International Materials, including United Kingdom; Canada; and New Zealand.
Westlaw AU

Australian case law, legislation, commentary and legal journals.
Wiley Online Library
Journals published by Wiley, with coverage in science and technology, life and behavioural sciences, business and finance. International. Dates vary
WiseSearch - 慧科資訊搜索
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: WiseNews
WiseSearch is a Chinese and English language database, it presents filtered and categorized content for newspapers, magazines, journals and newswires that published across the Greater China region - from Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau and other parts of the world.
World Constitutions Illustrated: Contemporary & Historical Documents & Resources
Current and historic constitutions of over 190 nations plus additional books and articles on constitutional law. International. Full-text. Dates vary
World Development Indicators (WDI)
Development data. Includes social, economic, financial, natural resources, and environmental indicators. International. Full-text 1960+
World Health Organization (WHO) publications and journals
Free publications and journals of the World Health Organization
World's Fairs: A Global History of Expositions (Adam Matthew Digital Archive)
Rich archive collections bring together official records, monographs, publicity, artwork and artifacts for exploring the phenomenon of world's fairs; from the Crystal Palace in 1851 and the proliferation of North American exhibitions, to fairs around the world and twenty-first century expos.
WorldCat

Catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide. International.
WorldTradeLaw
WorldTradeLaw.net is a research tool for international trade law. It provides access to current trade news, WTO cases, legal texts, and other documents.

Summary and critical analysis of all WTO Panel and Appellate Body reports is provided through its unique Dispute Settlement Commentary Service (DSCs).
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Academic Video Online (ProQuest)
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Academic Video Online provides curricular relevant video contents, such as documentaries, interviews, performances, news programs and newsreels. Search for award-winning video material including Academy®, Emmy®, and Peabody® winners and access content from PBS, BBC, 60 MINUTES, National Geographic, Annenberg Learner, BroadwayHD™, A+E Networks’ HISTORY® and more.
Natural Science Collection (ProQuest) New
The Natural Science Collection includes the Agri & Env, Bio Science, and Earth, Atmospheric & Aqua Databases and provides full-text titles from around the world including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications and more. For researchers who need to conduct comprehensive literature reviews, this database includes specialized, editorial-controlled A&I resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature critical to the discipline.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global New
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, offering millions of works from thousands of universities.

The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full-text coverage for older graduate works. It also includes PQDT UK & Ireland content.
Science Database (ProQuest) New
This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. Search over 2.7M records, dating back to the mid 1980s.
Popular databases
Search within some of our most used databases.
Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE)
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The world's first peer reviewed scientific video journals ; learn how to reproduce scientific experiments and new experimental techniques.
Full access available from the following subject areas: Biology, Neuroscience, Immunology & Infection, and Bioengineering. Plus, many Open Access articles from other subject areas.
JSTOR Open Content
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JSTOR Open Content provides open access to thousands of academic ebooks and journal articles.
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Macquarie Dictionary & Thesaurus Online
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The complete record of English as it is used in Australia including words relating to business, science and technology as well as words and phrases from regional Australia.

With etymologies, extensive usage notes, audio pronunciations and extra features including grammar and punctuation guides, crossword resources, Word of the Day and Aussie Word of the Week. Words, definitions and encyclopedic entries updated annually.
News and Newspapers (ProQuest) Popular
Access to active full-text content from a wide range of international and Australian newspapers, newswires and newssites; searching cross Asian, Australia & New Zealand Newsstream, U.S. Newsstream, Canadian Newsstream and Global Breaking Newswires.
Open Textbook Library
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Open Textbook Library provides hundreds of textbooks that have been funded, peer reviewed, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed.
All textbooks are either used at multiple higher education institutions; or affiliated with an institution, scholarly society, or professional organisation.
Oxford Reference Popular
Dictionaries, general reference, and specialist reference material covering a broad range of subject areas. International. Full-text. Dates vary.
Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater Popular
Analytical techniques for the determination of water quality.
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