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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MathSciNet

Reviews of articles from around 1,700 journals covering mathematics, from 1940 to date. The database is updated daily.

Media lawyer

This bi-monthly legal journal provides a round-up of key media law events and developments. It is essential reading for media lawyers, editors, reporters and journalism trainers to help them keep abreast of the latest changes to media law in the UK. The publication reports on libel settlements affecting the media and also provides a forum for the discussion of media law matters. To access this e-resource you will require a unique username and password – please do not share them with anyone. These are given on the password page on our intranet (NB: off campus users will need to sign in with your Brunel University Network username and password to view this page).

Medline

Indexes sources in medical research including biomedical and physical sciences, North American bias, from 1948 to date. The database is updated weekly.

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Mintel

Mintel Oxygen provides access to market research reports and data on lifestyle trends including eating and drinking habits, clothing and footwear.

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MLA Directory of Periodicals

Offers detailed information on over 7,100 journals, with 4,400 currently indexed in the International Bibliography.

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MLA International Bibliography

A detailed bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations. The electronic version of the bibliography dates back to the 1920s and contains over 1.8 million citations from more than 4,400 journals and series and 1,000 book publishers. The indexed materials coverage is international and includes almost 60 titles from J-STOR’s language and literature collection as well as links to full text.

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Music and Performing Arts Online

The International Index to Music Periodicals and the International Index to Performing Arts have combined to allow simultaneous searching of both collections of full text journals and abstracts on the new ProQuest platform along with some other databases. Access to the original MPAO platform has been withdrawn.

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Music Online

Includes American Song, Classical Music Library (see description, above), Contemporary World Music, Jazz Music Library and Smithsonian Global Sound. You must use headphones when listening/viewing on PCs in the Library. These can be borrowed from the Help Desk.

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MyiLibrary

There are about 5,000 titles in the MyiLibrary collection covering a wide range of subjects. They can be read online, Many of them are titles that have been included on reading lists.

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Page last updated: Tuesday 21 October 2014