Databases

Electronic Resources
A Concise Database Guide per Faculty is available here.

 Access to Online Library Services
(such as  online Databases,  “My UJLink”, UJoogle,  Electronic Course Reserves and Inter Library Loans) 

Please Note:  From the 21st April 2013 it will be possible for registered UJ Staff and Students to access the Library services by:
   1)   using their UJ Email password in conjunction with their UJ username (Staff) or UJ student number (Campus Option), or
   2)   continue to use the current Library Option (i.e. Surname, UJ ID & Library PIN)  
 

Access Problems
If you  experience any problems accessing the databases in the list below, please complete 
this form.

Accredited Journal List
      DHET Accredited Journals  
           Includes:  Institute of Scientific Information (ISI) Journal List
                            International Bibliography of Social Sciences (IBSS) Journal List
                            South African Journals on the ISI or IBSS Journal Lists​

How do I use the filter?
1. To filter alphabetically, simply click on the arrow and make your selection.
2. To filter by one or more subjects, simply click on the arrow and make your selection. Remember to include Multidisciplinary in your selection 

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Multidisciplinary
Academic Onefile (Infotrac) Multidisciplinary
Academic Search Premier Multidisciplinary
Access Engineering
Access Engineering
(Formerly known as McGraw-Hill's Digital Engineering Library)
Chemistry
Dictionaries
E-Books
Encyclopaedias
Engineering and Technology
Environmental and Energy science
Transport and Logistics
Access Science Multidisciplinary
Dictionaries
E-Books
Encyclopaedias
newsbank Multidisciplinary
News
AccessEmergencyMedicine E-Books
Health and Medicine
ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)
ACMDL
(Association of Computing Machinery Digital Library)
Engineering and Technology
Information science and Knowledge management
Information technology
Physics and Astrophysics
ACS Publications (American Chemical Society)
ACS Publications 
(American Chemical Society Publications)
Biochemistry
Chemistry
Engineering and Technology
Environmental and Energy science
Health and Medicine
Physics and Astrophysics
African Journal Archive
African Journal Archive
A Sabinet Gateway Project
Multidisciplinary
South African research
African Mines Online
African Mines Online
(Password required, plse contact Infodesk: 011 559 2171)
Engineering and Technology
Mining and Metallurgy
News
Multidisciplinary
News
African Writers series Historical studies
Language and literature
Ebscohost
Africa-Wide Information
(including SA Studies and African Studies)
Multidisciplinary
South African research
Theses and Dissertations
Ebscohost
AMED (Alternative Medicine)

The Allied and Complimentary Medicine database

Health and Medicine
Analytical Abstracts Biochemistry
Chemistry
Food technology
Health and Medicine
Mining and Metallurgy
Multidisciplinary
APA E-Books
Psychology
APS (American Phytopathological Society)
APSnet 
(American Phytopathological Society Network)
Botany
APS Prola (archive)
APS Prola

(American Physics Society Physical Review Online Archive)

Physics and Astrophysics
Ebscohost Architecture
Art and Art design
Communication and Media studies
Arts & Humanities Citation Index Multidisciplinary
Humanities
Language and literature
Artstor Art and Art design
ASCE Engineering and Technology
Real estate
Town and regional planning
ASME.PNG Engineering and Technology
(ASME BPVC)
Need to register for access (IHS User Login)
Multidisciplinary
Engineering and Technology
Standards
ASTM Engineering and Technology
Standards
Ebscohost
American Theological Library Association
Religion and Theology
Avery index to architectural periodicals Architecture
Art and Art design
Biological and Agricultural Index Biochemistry
Botany
Food technology
Zoology
Books@Ovid Multidisciplinary
Health and Medicine
Multidisciplinary
Multidisciplinary
Encyclopaedias
Multidisciplinary
E-Books
Encyclopaedias
Multidisciplinary
Art and Art design
Business Source Premier Accounting
Banking
Business studies and Entrepreneurship
Management
CABI Databases Botany
Food technology
Health and Medicine
Zoology
Multidisciplinary
E-Books
Cambridge Journals Multidisciplinary
Cement & Concrete database
Cement & Concrete database
(via Sabinet-Online, select Online Reference portal)

Chemical Abstracts 
    see Scifinder

Biochemistry
Chemistry
Engineering and Technology
Health and Medicine
CINAHL Health and Medicine
Health and Medicine
Biochemistry
Chemistry
Communication & Mass media Complete Communication and Media studies
Communication Abstracts Communication and Media studies
Compendex Plus (Access via Engineering village 2)

Compendex Plus (Access via Engineering village)

Engineering and Technology
Geography
Geology
Information technology
Management
Mining and Metallurgy
Physics and Astrophysics
Real estate
Town and regional planning
Transport and Logistics
Computer Database (Infotrac)
Constitutions of the Countries of the World (CCW)
Available on campus only
Law
Politics
CRCnetBASE (e-books)

CRCnetBASE (e-books)

Multidisciplinary
E-Books
Engineering and Technology
Environmental and Energy science
Geography
Geology
Health and Medicine
Mining and Metallurgy
Real estate
Town and regional planning
Transport and Logistics
Creamer Media's

Creamer Media's
Research Channel Africa

(password required, plse contact the Infodesk 011 559 2171)

Economics and Econometrics
Engineering and Technology
Environmental and Energy science
Geology
Law
Mining and Metallurgy
News
Politics
Credo Reference Multidisciplinary
Art and Art design
Biographies
Business studies and Entrepreneurship
Dictionaries
Encyclopaedias
Engineering and Technology
Food technology
Geography
Health and Medicine
Historical studies
Humanities
Language and literature
Law
Philosophy
Psychology
Religion and Theology
Sociology
Current Contents

Current Contents
Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences (ABES)

Botany
Environmental and Energy science
Zoology
Current Contents

Current Contents
Arts and Humanites (AH)

Architecture
Art and Art design
Historical studies
Language and literature
Current Contents Multidisciplinary
Current Contents: Clinical medicine (CM)
Current Contents:
Clinical medicine (CM)
Health and Medicine
Current Contents: Engineering, Computing &Technology (ECT
Current Contents:
Engineering, Computing &Technology (ECT)
Engineering and Technology
Information technology
Current Contents: Life Sciences (LF)
Current Contents:
Life Sciences (LF)
Biochemistry
Current Contents: Physical, Chemical and Earth Sciences (PCES)
Current Contents:
Physical, Chemical and Earth Sciences (PCES)
Chemistry
Environmental and Energy science
Geology
Physics and Astrophysics
Current Contents: Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS)
Current Contents:
Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS)
Multidisciplinary
Anthropology and Development studies
Business studies and Entrepreneurship
Education
Geography
Historical studies
Information science and Knowledge management
Language and literature
Law
Management
Politics
Psychology
Social work
Sociology
Sport and Movement studies
Tourism and hospitality
Transport and Logistics
Data Metallogenica online
Data Metallogenica online  (Password required - contact Infodesk: Tel. 559-2171)
Geology
Mining and Metallurgy
Theses and Dissertations
Multidisciplinary

DialogWeb
Username and password required
Available to library staff only

Multidisciplinary
Dictionary of Natural Products
Digital Engineering (now AccessEngineering)
EasyData (Quantec)  (Register your personal Username and Password) Info: tel. 559-2171)

EasyData (Quantec) (Register your own Username and Password)

Banking
Economics and Econometrics
Financial sciences
Marketing
South African research
ebrary Multidisciplinary
E-Books
EBSCO eBooks Multidisciplinary
E-Books
Ebscohost Multidisciplinary
EconLit Economics and Econometrics
EdITLib Education
Information technology
Education Full text Education
EduDonor Index Education
E-Journals Multidisciplinary
Emerald Business studies and Entrepreneurship
E-Books
Economics and Econometrics
Engineering and Technology
Health and Medicine
Human resources
Information science and Knowledge management
Information technology
Management
Tourism and hospitality
Encyclopedia of Energy Environmental and Energy science
Encyclopedia of Geomagnetism and Paleomagnetism Chemistry
E-Books
Encyclopaedias
Environmental and Energy science
Geology
Mathematical sciences
Physics and Astrophysics
Reference Works
Encyclopaedias
Language and literature
Engineering Village 2 E-Books
Engineering and Technology
Geography
Geology
Information technology
Management
Mining and Metallurgy
Patents
Physics and Astrophysics
Real estate
Standards
Town and regional planning
Transport and Logistics
ERIC (Education Resources Information Centre)
ERIC (Education Resources Information Centre)
Education
ETD - UJhb Thesis & Dissertation Database Multidisciplinary
Theses and Dissertations
EXAM (previous exam papers
EXAM Papers
(previous exam papers)

Note: The submission of previous exam papers is not compulsory – please contact your lecturer regarding the availability

Multidisciplinary
Exam papers
Family & Society Studies Worldwide Anthropology and Development studies
Humanities
Psychology
Social work
Sociology

​FIAF
(International index to film Periodicals)

Communication and Media studies
Gale Biography in Context Multidisciplinary
Biographies
Gale Business Insights Business studies and Entrepreneurship
Gale Virtual Reference Library Multidisciplinary
Dictionaries
Encyclopaedias
Reference Works

GeoRef (American Geological Institute) see GSW

GreenFILE Environmental and Energy science
Engineering and Technology
Environmental and Energy science
Geology
Mining and Metallurgy
Health and Wellness Resource Center (Infotrac) Dictionaries
E-Books
Encyclopaedias
Health and Medicine
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Food technology
Health and Medicine
Sport and Movement studies
Health Source: Nursing/Academic edition
Health Source: Nursing/Academic edition
Health and Medicine
HeinOnline Law
Henry Stewart Talks 
Marketing and Management Collection
(password required, plse contact the Infodesk 011 559 2171)
Business studies and Entrepreneurship
Information technology
Management
Marketing
HEPSEU

​HEPSEU
Higher Education Programmes & Scholarships in European Countries

Education
Historical Abstracts Historical studies
History Study Centre Historical studies
Hospitality & Tourism Complete Tourism and hospitality
ICE virtual library E-Books
Engineering and Technology
Real estate
Standards
Town and regional planning
IEEExplore Engineering and Technology
Information technology
Physics and Astrophysics
Standards
Index Islamicus Historical studies
Language and literature
Religion and Theology
Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals Law
Index to Legal Periodicals & Books Law
Engineering and Technology
Mining and Metallurgy
Infotrac (Gale)
Inspec (Access via Engineering Village 2)

Inspec (Access via Engineering Village 2)

E-Books
Engineering and Technology
Geography
Geology
Information technology
Management
Mining and Metallurgy
Physics and Astrophysics
Real estate
Town and regional planning
Transport and Logistics
Institute of Physics Engineering and Technology
Environmental and Energy science
Health and Medicine
Mathematical sciences
Physics and Astrophysics
International Political Science Abstracts Politics
ISI Web of Science Multidisciplinary
Journal Citation Reports (ISI) Multidisciplinary
Citation reports
JoVE
Biochemistry
JSTOR Multidisciplinary
Juris das Rechsportal  (German database)
Username and password required, contact the Law Librarian at (011) 559-3188/3193 during office hours
Law
Jutastat Online Law
Engineering and Technology
Lexisnexis (available on campus only) Law
LexisNexis Academic Accounting
Economics and Econometrics
Engineering and Technology
Law
Management
Library Literature & Information Science Information science and Knowledge management
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts Information science and Knowledge management
Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts Language and literature
LISA (Library and Information Science Abstracts)

LISA (Library and Information Science Abstracts)

Information science and Knowledge management
Literature Criticism Online Language and literature
MANTIS
MANTIS
Available on campus only, password required, please contact the Infodesk 011 559 2171
Health and Medicine
Marketline Business studies and Entrepreneurship
Economics and Econometrics
MasterFILE Premier Multidisciplinary
E-Books
MathScinet
MathScinet
(American Mathematical Society)
E-Books
Mathematical sciences
McGregor BFA
Username & Password required: Plse contact the Infodesk: 011 559 2171 (Limited to 2 simultaneous users)
Banking
Economics and Econometrics
Financial sciences
Management
South African research
(Stockley’s Herbal Medicines Interactions)
Health and Medicine
MEDLINE (National Library of Medicine)

MEDLINE (National Library of Medicine)

Health and Medicine
MLA Directory of Periodicals

MLA Directory of Periodicals
Modern Language Association

Multidisciplinary
Directories
MLA International Bibliography

MLA International Bibliography
Modern Language Association

Language and literature
MyiLibrary Multidisciplinary
Multidisciplinary
Newspaper Source Multidisciplinary
News
NEXUS (National Research Foundation)

NEXUS
(National Research Foundation)
Available to library staff only, or access via Africa-Wide

Multidisciplinary
Theses and Dissertations
Economics and Econometrics
OCLC (Online Catalog of the Library of Congress)

OCLC
(Online Catalog of the Library of Congress)
Username & Password required
Available to library staff only

 

Multidisciplinary
E-Books
Theses and Dissertations
OECD iLibrary
OECD iLibrary
(Organisation for Economic Co-operation & Development)
Multidisciplinary
Anthropology and Development studies
E-Books
Economics and Econometrics
Sociology
OED (Oxford English Dictionary Online)

OED
Oxford English Dictionary

Dictionaries
Language and literature
Multidisciplinary
Oxford Reference Online Multidisciplinary
Dictionaries
Encyclopaedias
PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service)

PAIS
(Public Affairs Information Service)

Public management and Governance
Sociology
PAIS Archive (Public Affairs Information Service)

PAIS Archive
(Public Affairs Information Service)

Public management and Governance
Sociology
Parasitology Biochemistry
Health and Medicine
Zoology
Patents: Esp@ceNet
Patents: Esp@ceNet
(via Engineering Village)
Patents
Philosopher’s Index Multidisciplinary
Philosophy
Pilots Database

PILOTS Database (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder)

Health and Medicine
Psychology
Political Risk Yearbook
Political Risk Yearbook (Country reports)
Previously CD ROM - Now available on:
·          Business Source Complete
·          Political Science Complete

Older editions on CD ROM

 

Economics and Econometrics
Financial sciences
Politics
Political Science Complete Law
Philosophy
Politics
Sociology
PressDisplay Multidisciplinary
News
Primal Pictures

Primal Pictures
Anatomy and Physiology online (APO)

Health and Medicine
Sport and Movement studies
Project Muse Multidisciplinary
Architecture
Art and Art design
Humanities
Language and literature
Philosophy
ProQuest Business Collection Business studies and Entrepreneurship
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Multidisciplinary
Theses and Dissertations
Psychology
PsycInfo Multidisciplinary
Psychology
R & T (Religious and Theological Abstracts)
R & TA
Religious and Theological Abstracts
Religion and Theology
RDS Business & Management Practices Business studies and Entrepreneurship
Human resources
Management
Reaxys Biochemistry
Chemistry

Referex (e-books)
(See ScienceDirect)

E-Books
Engineering and Technology
Research Channel Africa
Research Channel Africa
(password required, plse contact the Infodesk 011 559 2171)
Multidisciplinary
Engineering and Technology
Mining and Metallurgy
Politics
Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy Encyclopaedias
Philosophy
Royal Society of Chemistry Biochemistry
Chemistry
E-Books
Physics and Astrophysics
Multidisciplinary
South African research
SA Media
SA Media
Available on campus only
Username & Password required, contact the Info desk at (011) 559-2171

 

Multidisciplinary
News
South African research
Sabinet Multidisciplinary
Sabinet Legal Law
South African research
SABS  complete collection of standards and related documents Multidisciplinary
Business studies and Entrepreneurship
Engineering and Technology
Management
Mining and Metallurgy
Standards
SAePublications Multidisciplinary
South African research
Sage Journals Online Multidisciplinary
Communication and Media studies
Education
Engineering and Technology
Health and Medicine
Historical studies
Politics
Psychology
Sociology
Town and regional planning
Multidisciplinary
Research tool
SAIRR (South African Institute of Race Relations)