- Early English Books Online. ProQuest, 2001.
- A digital library of the earliest works in the English language
in a wide range of subject areas. The resource provides access to
over 125,000 individual works described in the Short-Title
Catalogue I, 1475-1640 (Pollard & Redgrave), the
Short-Title Catalogue II, 1641-1700 (Wing) and the
Thomason Tracts, a compendium of broadsides on the English
Civil War printed between 1640 and 1661. It comprises over 22.5
million page images and is by far the largest research collection
of its kind available online.
- ISI Web of Science®. ISI Thomson Scientific, 2001.
- In line with its commitment to developing electronic resources
in the context of the hybrid library, and to delivering access to
new forms of science provision, the Library has subscribed to the
ISI Web of Science, the online resource offering seamless
web access to the Science Citation Index Expanded, the
Social Sciences Citation Index and the Arts and
Humanities Citation Index. This resource indexes over 8,500
research journals and includes data back to 1997. Older data is
still accessible on the separate CD-ROMs for each
- Oxford Reference Online. Oxford: Oxford University
- A digital reference library, bringing together a hundred
language and subject dictionaries and reference works published by
Oxford University Press into a single cross-searchable resource.
Oxford Reference Online and xreferplus, described
below, together provide an extensive range of reference data
accessible on the Library's Electronic Resources Network.
- ScienceDirect. New York: ScienceDirect.
- The world's largest scientific, technical and medical database.
The Library has access for the calendar year 2003 to the
electronically searchable content of the full range of around 1,700
titles, mainly journals, published or provided by Elsevier Science
and certain other publishers. From 2004, the Library's subscription
to ScienceDirect will be based on subject collections covering
specific disciplines. Accessible on the Library's Electronic
- xreferplus. London: xrefer.
- A digital reference library, offering searching and browsing
access to over a million entries and 5,000 images in 120
high-quality reference books from over 20 of the world's most
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