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Access to online Library resources is managed either via WAM or via OpenAthens. If it is via OpenAthens there will be a note next to the Database title in the Database list below.
- WAM Access to Online Library Services/Resources (Online databases, “My UJLink”, UJoogle, Electronic Course Reserves and Interlibrary Loans)
- Use your UJ Email password and your UJ username (Staff) or UJ student number (Campus Option) OR
- Use the current Library Option (i.e. Surname, UJ ID & Library PIN)
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Access online Library services by using your UJ username (Staff) or UJ student number and your UJ Email password.
For more information on access using OpenAthens, visit this OpenAthens Guide.
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| Reaxys |
| RefWorks |
A research tool that helps to create bibliographies and/or format papers with in-text citations and a bibliography in the style of your choice.
| Regional Business News |
Incorporates more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Included in this database are Arizona Business, Business North Carolina, Crain’s New York Business (and other Crain Communications editions), Des Moines Business Record, Enterprise Salt Lake City, Fort Worth Business Press, Orange County Business Journal, Westchester County Business Journal, etc.
| Religion and Philosophy Collection |
|Case studies, Philosophy, Religion and Theology|
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines covering topics across a wide range of philosophies and religions.
| ReportLinker |
Latest reports & slideshows and statistics with insights from top research analysts that provide full understanding of how 5,000+ industry sectors work (industry overview, key players, market drivers…)
| Routledge Encyclopaedia of Modernism ||Encyclopaedias, Sociology|
| Routledge History of Feminism |
| RSC Publishing |
|Biochemistry, Chemistry, E-Books, Physics and Astrophysics|
| SA Media |
Please note: the following newspapers are currently not available via SA Media: Sunday Times, Business day ,Sowetan, Financial Mail, Daily dispatch, The Herald, The Times, Weekend Post, Saturday Dispatch Until this issue is resolved please use African Newspapers
|Multidisciplinary, South African research|
Please note that the following newspapers are currently not available via SA Media: Sunday Times, Business day ,Sowetan, Financial Mail, Daily dispatch, The Herald, The Times, Weekend Post, Saturday Dispatch
| Sabinet |
|African research, Multidisciplinary, South African research|
Exclusively contains South African and African publications or articles.
| Sabinet African Journals |
(Formerly SAePublications) OpenAthens
|African research, Business studies and Entrepreneurship, Case studies, Education, Health and Medicine, Law, Multidisciplinary, Religion and Theology, Science, South African research|
Multidisciplinary information originating from or pertaining to Africa with a strong focus on South Africa.
| Sabinet Discover |
|Law, South African research|
South African Law
| SABS complete collection of standards and related documents |
Available on campus only
|Business studies and Entrepreneurship, Engineering and Technology, Management, Mining and Metallurgy, Multidisciplinary, Standards|
SABS complete collection of standards and related documents Full-text View only – the printing of online standards has been disabled due to copyright restrictions.
| SAGE Business Cases |
|Business studies and Entrepreneurship, Case studies, Multidisciplinary|
Sage Business Cases curates interdisciplinary cases on in-demand subjects such as entrepreneurship, accounting, healthcare management, leadership, social enterprise, and more.
| SAGE Journals Online |
|Communication and Media studies, Education, Engineering and Technology, Health and Medicine, Historical studies, Multidisciplinary, Politics, Psychology, Sociology, Town and regional planning|
Peer-reviewed journals across a broad range of subject areas, with good coverage of Communication, Education, Management, Material science, Nursing, Politics, Psychology, Sociology and Urban studies
| SAGE Research Methods Online |
|Multidisciplinary, Research tool|
SAGE Research Methods Online (SRMO) is designed to allow researchers to explore various research methods
| SAGE Skills: Business |
|Business studies and Entrepreneurship|
| SAGE Skills: Student Success |
SAGE Skills: Student Success is an interactive digital resource that empowers students to learn the practical academic and personal skills needed to thrive during their time in higher education and beyond. SAGE Skills: Student Success provides 10 comprehensive modules that are relevant across courses and disciplines on campus:
| SAIRR |
(South African Institute of Race Relations) OpenAthens
|Business studies and Entrepreneurship, Education, Economics and Econometrics, Health and Medicine, Politics, Public management and Governance, Social work, Sociology|
Research, statistical data, policy critiques, forecasts and risk analysis on South Africa’s household issues
| SAPTG |
(South African Property Transfer Guide) see Property24 for access
|Economics and Econometrics, Real estate, South African research|
| SCC Online |
(First time user has to register on database; 1 user access) OpenAthens
Indian case law, statutory law, secondary material, foreign and international material
| Science Citation Index (SCI-Expanded) |
(OpenAthens) Select SCI-Expanded
Covers bibliographic information of articles from multidisciplinary applied, natural and pure science journals across various subject areas
| Science magazine |
Academic, peer-reviewed international weekly science journal, with the major focus on important original scientific research, research reviews, global news, and commentary
| ScienceDirect |
Please note: Internet Explorer 8 is not supported on ScienceDirect OpenAthens.
| SciFinder |
OpenAthens (Previously known as Chemical Abstracts. First time users: please register here - this will provide you with the Username and Password required to log in.
Contact Pavlinka Kovatcheva: 011 559-2621
|Biochemistry, Chemistry, Engineering and Technology, Health and Medicine, Patents|
SciFinder is a research discovery tool that allows you to explore the CAS databases Journal and Patent Literature; Substance Information; Reactions Coverage: Bibliographic
| SciVal |
Create logins using your UJ EMAIL OR use Sciencedirect or Scopus personal logins (OpenAthens)
| Scopus |
|Multidisciplinary, Reference Works, Research tool|
A database of peer-reviewed literature including scientific journals, books, and conference proceedings. It offers smart tools to track, analyse, and visualize research.
| Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive |
|Anthropology and Development studies, Historical studies, Law, Multidisciplinary, Politics, Sociology|
This archive covers a wide spectrum of interests related to the history of slavery. Includes issues such as Law, the Caribbean, children, women, modes of resistance, etc.
| Social Sciences Citation Index ||Humanities, Multidisciplinary|
Covers bibliographic or reference information of articles from multidisciplinary Social Sciences journals
| Social Work Abstracts ||Social work, Sociology|
This database provides indexing and abstracts, covering all aspects of social work. It is a product of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
| Social Work Reference Center ||Social work, Sociology|
It covers topics such as adolescent health, aging, end-of-life care, clinical social work, and diversity. Its content includes evidence-based quick lessons and care sheets and clinical assessment tools
| SocIndex with Full Text ||Multidisciplinary, Psychology, Social work, Sociology|
A comprehensive and high quality sociology research database.
| Sociology Source Ultimate |
|Case studies, Sociology|
Sociology Source Ultimate provides the must-have materials for students studying aspects of human behavior and interaction. Coverage of topics ranges from gender identity, marriage and family, to demographics, political sociology, religion and socio-cultural anthropology.
| Sport Discus |
(OpenAthens) With full text
|Case studies, Dictionaries, Encyclopaedias, Sport and Movement studies, Theses and Dissertations|
Sports & sports medicine journals, reference materials and dissertations
| Springer Materials |
|Biochemistry, Chemistry, Engineering and Technology|
SpringerMaterials provides curated data and advanced functionalities to support research in materials science, physics, chemistry, engineering, and other related fields.
| SpringerLink |
|Anthropology and Development studies, Architecture, Art and Art design, Botany, Biochemistry, Business studies and Entrepreneurship, Chemistry, Communication and Media studies, Economics and Econometrics, Environmental and Energy science, Financial sciences, Food technology, Geography, Geology, Health and Medicine, Information science and Knowledge managementInformation science and Knowledge management, Information technology, Law, Management, Mathematical sciences, Multidisciplinary, Physics and Astrophysics, Politics, Psychology, Public management and Governance, Sociology, Zoology|
SpringerLink’s complete online collection covers books, journals, reference works, protocols and databases within the fields of science, technology, and medicine. UJ’s journal subscription includes the:
| Statista |
Statistics, consumer survey results and industry studies from over 22500 sources on over 60000 topics, Reports, Infographics, Services & Global Consumer Survey
| Taylor & Francis Online |
Full text access to over 1750 high quality academic journals published by companies in the Taylor & Francis Group. Over 460 societies and institutions are associated to Taylor & Francis.
| Taylor and Francis ebooks |
| Teacher Reference Centre |
|Case studies, Education|
Provides indexing and abstracts for 280 periodicals. It covers the fields of Assessment, Continuing Education, Curriculum Development, Elementary Education, Higher Education, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, Pedagogical Research, School Administration, Science and Mathematics, and Teacher Education.
| Thieme Chemistry Journals |
Thieme chemistry journals collection
| Thieme Teaching Assistant |
|Dictionaries, Encyclopaedias, E-Books, Health and Medicine|
State-of-the-art presentation tool featuring thousands of useful illustrations and clinical images from Gilroy et al.
| Thomson Reuters Eikon |
Username and Password required, Please contact the CBE Librarian, Madumella Mofokeng, on 011 559 1397, email email@example.com
|Banking, Economics and Econometrics, Financial sciences, Management, South African research|
Reuters News, Global Pricing Data, Company Fundamentals, Unmatched Real-Time Research, Commodities data & Research, Datastream, Lipper Funds Data, Deals, & League Tables.
| UJ IR |
(UJContent) Institutional Repository
|Multidisciplinary, Theses and Dissertations|
UJ Institutional Repository
| UJ Library Catalogue ||Multidisciplinary|
The UJ Library catalogue reflects the collection of items found in its various libraries. It is a systematically arranged list of all library holdings. All formats are reflected, such as print and e-books, periodical titles, manuscripts, maps, films, audio records and other graphic material. It contains the bibliographical information of each document.
| Ulrich's |
OpenAthens (Periodicals directory)
| University Publishing Online |
University Publishing Online provides access to eBooks from the world-renowned publishing programmes of our partner presses, covering subjects from all disciplines across science, technology and medicine, as well as humanities and social sciences. Selected titles purchased. PDF format
| Urban Studies Abstracts |
|Case studies, Sociology|
Bibliographic index covering essential areas related to urban studies, including urban affairs, community development, urban history, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
| US History Collection |
|Case studies, Historical studies, Politics|
Balanced coverage of events in US history and scholarly work being established in the field.
| Visible Body |
|Health and Medicine|
Educational 3D medical apps that help you to better understand human anatomy and physiology
Total: 269 items