Databases

See below for an alphabetical list of the electronic databases, e-book collections, and e-journal collections to which the 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 copyright@brunel.ac.uk if you have any questions.

For more information on how to access the databases on-campus and off-campus 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 credentials with anyone.

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

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ICLR Online

Search the archive of case law from the official Law Reports series on ICLR Online (Incorporated Council of Law Reporting for England & Wales). Coverage of the Law Reports series includes case law from the first, second and third series of the Law Reports and typically includes Appeal Cases, Chancery, Probate, Family, Queens / King’s Bench. Access starts at 1865 and is updated daily. Other series covered by this database include: Weekly Law Reports, Business Law Reports and Industrial Cases Reports.

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IEEE/IET Electronic Library

Provides access to all IEEE and IET transactions, journals, magazines and conference proceedings published since 1988, plus IEEE standards. The database and journal collection are updated weekly. IEEE Xplore also includes access to more than 600 e-books published by Wiley-IEEE and more than 450 e-books published in the MIT Press eBooks Library - Computing and Engineering Collection.

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IET Digital Library

Access to 76 e-books on the IET Digital Library. The Library has purchased three collections of e-books: Professional Applications of Computing; Power and Energy; and Renewable Energy.

Please note, for access to IET e-journals, use the IEEE/IET Electronic Library hosted on IEEE/IET Electronic Library (see above). Note also that IET.tv is not included in our subscription to IET Digital Library e-books.

InCites

Provides access to bibliometric reports based on Brunel publications indexed in the Web of Science. This data can be used to compare quantitative aspects of performance against other institutions and world and field benchmarks. To access this e-resource you will require a unique username and password. Note if you are already registered for related Thomson Reuters products such as Web of Knowledge™, ResearcherID, or EndNote® then your username and password will work for InCites, too.

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Independent Radio News (IRN) Audio Archive

The London Broadcasting Company / Independent Radio News audio archive consists of thousands of reel-to-reel tapes in a collection that runs from 1973 to 1996. This digitised collection focuses on the most noteworthy content – thousands of hours of recordings relating to news and current affairs. Hosted at the BUFVC Archives (in collaboration with Bournemouth University’s Centre for Broadcasting History). To access the database, look under: Television and Radio - Independent Radio.

Information Science Reference

Access to 42 electronic reference books from IGI Global (formally IDEA), including Handbooks of Research and Encyclopedias. Topics covered include information security and ethics, knowledge management, e-business, web technologies, and HCI.

InfoSci Journals

Provides access to all Information Science journals published between 2008 and 2013 from IGI Global (formally IDEA). These peer-reviewed journals focused on cutting-edge, specialised topics in advanced technology research as well as the organisational, managerial, behavioural, and social implications of technology. (NB: no access is available to 2014 content or prior to 2008).

Ingenta Journals

Provides access to electronic journals from over 26,000 publications, from many disciplines. Full text is available for the journals the library subscribes to. The collection is updated daily.

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Institute of Physics

Provides access to the full text of 32 IoP journals, from 1874 to date. Also includes the IoP historical archive, giving access to the full text of all IoP journals from 1874-1996.

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Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Proceedings

Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) proceedings published between 2001 to date. Also inlcuded is the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) archive which contains every peer-reviewed technical paper published between 1836 and 2001.

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Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) Journals Collection

Provides access to the full text of 18 IMechE journals. Also includes the IMechE archive, giving access to the full text of all IMechE journals from 1847 to date now published by SAGE (the alternative link takes you to the homepage of SAGE Online).

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International Index to Film Periodicals (FIAF)

FIAF is a bibliographical resource offering access to hundreds of academic and popular film journals from around the world. It contains over 400,000 article citations from more than 330 periodicals.

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International Index to Music Periodicals (IIMP)

IIMP is a bibliographical resource offering access to several hundred international music periodicals on the new ProQuest integrated platform (this has the option to search other databases, too). It includes content from over 20 countries, plus full text for more than 140 of the indexed journals. The database currently includes over 770,000 records, the majority from the most recent ten years of publication.

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International Index to Performing Arts (IIPA)

IIPA is a bibliographical resource offering access to more than 260 international periodicals on the new ProQuest integrated platform (this has the option to search other databases, too). It includes the full text for more than 100 of the indexed journals from around the world. It currently includes half a million records, the majority from the most recent ten years of each journal.

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Investor-State LawGuide

Investor-State LawGuide (ISLG)™ contains investment treaty law and provides access to treaties, arbitral rules, cases and other key materials.

Page last updated: Tuesday 21 October 2014