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| Gale OneFile: Psychology ||Health and Medicine, Social work, Psychology|
Supports research in all fields of psychology: abnormal, biological, cognitive, comparative, developmental, personality, quantitative, social, and all areas of applied psychology.
| Gale Virtual Reference Library ||Multidisciplinary, Dictionaries, Encyclopaedias, Reference Works|
Encyclopaedias and specialised reference sources
| Gender Studies Collection ||Case studies, Sociology, Politics, Communication and Media studies, Social work, Philosophy|
Balanced coverage of Gender Studies, sexual behaviour surveys, family and marital issues, Gay and Lesbian rights, Homophobia, health, and more.
| GEORef |
|Case studies, Geography|
| Global Competition Review |
OpenAthens (Contact Info Desk for login details: 011 559 2171)
A leading competition law and policy journal and news service, informative competition news with breaking news, commentary and analysis five days a week, as well as original in-depth reports, interviews and features on antitrust enforcement worldwide.
| Global Health |
(on trial until 21 December 2021) Access via Open Athens - please use Staff Windows/Student ULink logins to access.
|Health and Medicine|
| GreenFILE |
|Case studies, Health and Medicine, Environmental and Energy science|
Covers the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments and what can be done at each level to minimize negative impacts. Includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling and more.
| GSW (Geoscience World) |
|Engineering and Technology, Environmental and Energy science, Mining and Metallurgy, Geology|
GSW is a comprehensive Internet resource in the geosciences with peer-reviewed journals from different publishers. It is inter-operable with GeoRef
| Health Source: Consumer Edition |
|Case studies, Health and Medicine, Food technology, Sport and Movement studies|
Consumer health information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health
| Health Source: Nursing/Academic edition |
|Case studies, Health and Medicine|
Scholarly journals, magazines, pamphlets and reference books focusing on many medical disciplines Nursing and Allied Health. Also features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide
| HeinOnline |
| Henry Stewart Business Management Journals |
|Business studies and Entrepreneurship|
Business Management Journals
| Henry Stewart Talks Marketing and Management Collection |
OpenAthens (password required, plse contact the Infodesk 011 559 2171)
|Case studies, Information technology, Business studies and Entrepreneurship, Management, Marketing|
A source of teaching materials that includes online seminars in marketing, management, finance, law and more by leading experts.
| HEPSEU |
(Higher Education Programmes & Scholarships in European Countries) OpenAthens
Higher Education Programmes & Scholarships in European Countries.
| History Study Centre ||Historical studies|
A collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day.
| Hospitality & Tourism Complete |
|Case studies, Tourism and hospitality|
Tourism and hospitality
| Humanities Source |
Focus is on Humanities
| ICE virtual library |
|Engineering and Technology, E-Books, Real estate, Town and regional planning, Standards|
Engineering, Civil engineering
A A A – Adjustment of text size
| ICLR Online |
(Incorporated Council of Law Reporting for England & Wales) OpenAthens
Official series of Reports cited in the High Court, the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court in England and Wales including The Court of Justice of the European Union
| IEEE Xplore |
|Engineering and Technology, Information technology, Physics and Astrophysics, Standards|
Includes content published by IEEE (USA) and IET (UK).
| IGI Global |
|Multidisciplinary, Engineering and Technology, Health and Medicine, Law, Environmental and Energy science, Information science and Knowledge managementInformation science and Knowledge management, Information technology, Physics and Astrophysics, Communication and Media studies, Education, Business studies and Entrepreneurship, Management, Science|
A collection of Journals and electronic books on a variety of topics
| Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals |
Multilingual index to journal articles, congress reports, essay collections, yearbooks and book reviews on non-Anglo-American legal literature worldwide. In-depth coverage of public and private international law, comparative and foreign law and the law of all jurisdictions other than the United States, the UK, Canada and Australia are provided.
| Infotrac (Gale) ||Multidisciplinary, Case studies|
A collection of scholarly works covering a wide variety of topics.
| Inspec |
(Access via Engineering Village 2) OpenAthens
|Case studies, Engineering and Technology, E-Books, Transport and Logistics, Information technology, Physics and Astrophysics, Mining and Metallurgy, Geography, Real estate, Town and regional planning, Geology, Management|
| IOPScience |
|Engineering and Technology, Health and Medicine, Mathematical sciences, Environmental and Energy science, Physics and Astrophysics|
IOPscience is a platform for IOP-hosted journal content andcovers scientific, technical and medical content.
| IRESS |
Username & Password required: Plse contact the Infodesk: 011 559 2171 (Limited to 5 simultaneous users)
|South African research, Management, Banking, Economics and Econometrics, Financial sciences|
South African company profiles, structures and organograms, incl. financial statements, ratios and models
| ISI Web of Science |
(now known as Clarivate Web of Science)
Please see Clarivate Web of Science
| Journal Citation Reports |
|Multidisciplinary, Citation reports, Research tool|
A tool for journal evaluation, using citation data drawn from over 11,000 journals in the areas of science and technology as well as the social sciences.
| JoVE |
JoVE Biology welcomes all general biology research methodologies. Content in this section canvases all fields of cell, molecular, and organismal biology, ranging from new applications of standard techniques to novel approaches aimed at understanding the functions of life and living organisms. This diverse section includes, but is not limited to, techniques in physical biology, cellular biochemistry, genetics, physiology, systems biology and a combination of eukaryotic and prokaryotic model systems.
| JoVE Science Education |
|Multidisciplinary, Engineering and Technology, Chemistry, Environmental and Energy science, Physics and Astrophysics, Psychology, Science|
Educators and students use our innovative video collections to better teach and learn key concepts and fundamental techniques at the undergraduate course level. These simple, easy-to-understand video demonstrations cover a wide range of STEM subjects including Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Psychology, Clinical Medicine and Engineering.
| JSTOR |
| Juris das Rechsportal (German database) |
Username and password required, contact the Law Librarian at (011) 559-3188/3193 during office hours
Online legal information including bibliographies, Federal law, European rights and practice reports
| JustisOne ||Law|
Case law and legislation in the UK, Ireland, EU and the Caribbean. Also includes cases and legislation (Conventions and Protocols) of the European Court of Human Rights
| Jutastat Online |
South African legal journals, law reports, legislation, government gazettes, reference works, legal manuals and commentaries. Includes case law and statutes from Zimbabwe.
| Kanopy |
|Multidisciplinary, Communication and Media studies|
Movies & Documentaries for film lovers covering multiple subject fields including Business, Arts, Film & popular, Education , Global Studies etc.
| Klimt02 |
|Art and Art design|
| Kluwer Law Online Journals |
| Kluwer Law Online Manuals ||Law, Encyclopaedias|
International Encyclopaedia of Law Series (IEL),
| Kluwer Navigator |
| Knovel |
|Engineering and Technology|
Engineering Data and Technical References to Solve Engineering Problems.
| Legal Source |
Includes Index to Legal Periodicals and Books OpenAthens
|Case studies, Law|
Scholarly journals, including book reviews and case citations
| LexisNexis Academic (changed to Nexis Uni) |
see Nexis Uni
| Lexis Library |
South African legal journals, law reports, legislation, gazettes, reference works, textbooks, practitioners’ manuals and commentaries
| Lexology |
Compare law and regulation between jurisdictions and create tailored reports in a matter of seconds, 120 practice areas. 150 jurisdictions.
| LGBTQ History and Culture |
|Multidisciplinary, Health and Medicine, Law, Historical studies, Politics|
Part 1: Covers social, political, health and legal issues impacting on LGBTQ communities.
| Library Literature & Information Science |
|Case studies, Information science and Knowledge managementInformation science and Knowledge management|
Journals, Conference proceedings, Pamphlets and Books
| Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts |
|Case studies, Information science and Knowledge managementInformation science and Knowledge management|
Coverage: Mid 1960’s to the present
| Lippincott Advisor ||Multidisciplinary, Health and Medicine|
Provides immediate, evidence-based, online nursing clinical-decision support. Access to the latest evidence-based information and patient teaching handouts. Supports effective care transitions, increasing patient safety.
| Literature Criticism Online |
|Language and literature|
Literary commentary and analysis on internationally renowned authors and their works.
| LOEB Classical Library ||Language and literature|
Total: 261 items