See below for an alphabetical list of the databases, e-book and e-journal collections to which Brunel Library subscribes. Access to these e-resources is restricted to the students and staff of Brunel University London for licensing and technical reasons. Some licence agreements may exclude access to databases and their contents from certain countries. It is your responsibility to comply with the terms and conditions of the relevant licence agreements - for more information see the copyright web page on databases - contact if you have any questions.

For more information on how to access the databases see the e-Library web page. A small number of e-resources require a unique username and password instead. These are given on the password page on our intranet. Please do not share your credentials with anyone as you may be held responsible for any infringements.

To help you locate certain types of resource these guides may be helpful:

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Cambridge Core

Cambridge Journals Online provides full text access for over two hundred journals published by Cambridge University Press in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities. Also available: access to Cambridge Journals Digital Archive (bought by JISC Collections) comprising 171 journals.

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Cancer Handbook

A collection of over 100 specially commissioned peer reviewed chapters from Wiley Interscience.

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Carl Giles Digital Archive

The British Cartoon Archive is a library, archive and gallery dedicated to the history of British cartooning over the last two hundred years. Located at the University of Kent in Canterbury, it holds the national collection of cartoons of political and social comment published in British newspapers and magazines. The British Cartoon Archive Digitisation Project funded by JISC through its Digitisation Programme, has digitised the Carl Giles Archive, the single most important archive of British newspaper cartoons, and a key resource for British political and social history that has never before been open to the public. Thanks to this funding, staff, students and researchers at colleges and universities in the UK will be able to access and use the entire Giles Collection of 15,000 cartoon images, with some 5,000 pages of related paperwork, free of charge for educational purposes. You are encouraged to register your affiliation to Brunel University if you make use of this resource during your studies. See the terms and conditions for the recommended citation style.

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Child Development & Adolescent Studies

Produced by NISC, Child Development & Adolescent Studies provides references to the current and historical literature related to growth and development of children up to the age of 21. It contains abstracts and book reviews from hundreds of journals and a bibliography of thousands of technical reports, books, book chapters, theses and dissertations covering biomedical and social sciences worldwide.

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The expanded version of the CINAHL index, CINAHL Plus provides an even wider scope of nursing and allied health journals, as well as a higher number of records, full-text and cited references. Content includes additional allied health literature and biomedical resources and records date back to 1937. In addition, CINAHL Plus provides Evidence-Based Care Sheets and Quick Lessons which provide concise overviews of diseases and conditions and outline treatment options. Use Article Linker (AL) to check for full text online sources if none is available in CINAHL Plus.

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Classical Music Library

Classical Music Library contains thousands of legally licensed recordings from EMI, Hyperion, Vox, Vanguard and other classical music labels, spanning early music to contemporary composers. You must use headphones when listening on PCs in the Library. These can be borrowed from the Help Desk

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Classical Scores Library

Classical Scores Library will contain 400,000 pages of the most important classical scores and manuscripts, allowing for the study and analysis of more than 15,000 scores. You can also access Classical Scores Library through the Music Online: Listening interface.

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Cochrane Library

Full text database of systematic reviews. Also hosts NHS Economic Evaluation Database (EED) which was produced by the Centre for Reviews and Dissemination (CRD) at the University of York, UK. until April 2015. EED assists decision-makers by systematically identifying economic evaluations from around the world, appraising their quality, and highlighting their relative strengths and weaknesses. No ID is required for access.

Construction Information Service (CIS)

CIS provides up-to-date construction information and legislation from more than 150 national organisations, including BSI - The British Standards Institution (NB: full text access is on BSOL not CIS), BRE, BSRIA, CIOB - The Chartered Institute of Building, CIBSE, CIRIA and The Institution of Structural Engineers (either full text or abstract access). CIS also provides access to limited versions of Engineer-it, Specify-it and SCI Blue Book (requires Internet Explorer).

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