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ACM Digital

ACM, is the world's largest educational and scientific computing society providing access to 1371 Journal Titles, 20591 Proceedings, 141469 e-books, 73689 Thesis and 25422 Reports comprising full-text articles and bibliographic records covering the fields of computing and information technology.
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JNU

American Chemical Society

The Publications Division of the American Chemical Society provides the worldwide scientific community with a comprehensive collection of the most-cited, peer-reviewed journals in the chemical and related sciences. American Chemical Society rank #1 in citations or ISI Impact Factor in the seven core chemistry categories as well as eight additional categories ranging from Agriculture and Crystallography to Polymer Science and Nanoscience & Nanotechnology. UGC-Infonet Digital Library Consortium provides access to 38 current full-text e-journals including the ACS Legacy Archives having backfiles of all the journals from vol.1 issue.1.Databases/ Journal Titles Provided by e-ShodhSindu.
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ESS

American Institute of Physics (AIP)

The American Institute of Physics (AIP) is a non-profit corporation chartered in 1931 to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics and its application to human welfare. AIP's provides prestigious core journals (journals.aip.org) - many of which are among the most highly cited in their field - form the core of physics literature in libraries worldwide. AIP's online platform hosts more than 1,000,000 articles from more than 170 scholarly publications for 25 learned society publishers, in fields including physics, chemistry, geoscience, engineering, acoustics, and more. e-ShodhSindu Consortium provides access to 18 Full-text journals (10 AIP and 8 from AIP's member societies) with Trial Archival access from 1997 onwards for most of the journals.
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ESS

American Physical Society

The American Physical Society was founded on May 20, 1899, when 36 physicists gathered at Columbia University for that purpose. In 1913, the APS took over the operation of the Physical Review, which had been founded in 1893 at Cornell, and journal publication became its second major activity. Physical Review was followed by Reviews of Modern Physics in 1929, and by Physical Review Letters in 1958. Over the years, Physical Review has subdivided into five separate sections as the fields of physics have proliferated and the number of submissions grew. e-ShodhSindu Consortium provides access to 8 Full-text journals is available from 1997 onwards. Also provides access to the PROLA (Physical Review Online Archive) search engine (which indexes all APS journal material published from 1893 to present)
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ESS

American Society for Microbiology (ASM)

American Society for Microbiology provides access to 11 journals in the field of microbiological sciences covering basic and clinical microbial research. (Subscribed till year 2018)
Title List
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JNU

Annual Reviews

Founded in 1932, Annual Reviews provides an academic resource in 37 scientific disciplines. Annual Reviews synthesize the vast amount of primary research literature and identifying the principal contributions in the field. Annual Reviews publications are among the highest cited publications by impact factor according to the Institute for Scientific Information (ISI). e-ShodhSindu Consortium provides access to 33 full-text journals and archival access up to 10 years back issues.
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ESS

Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre (CCDC)

The Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre (CCDC) is dedicated to the advancement of chemistry and crystallography for the public benefit through providing high quality information, software and services. CCDC to deliver the most comprehensive and rigorous molecular structure information and powerful insights into their research. [To Register and Access please contact University Librarian or Periodical Section, Central Library]
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JNU

Cambridge University Press

Cambridge University Press is dedicated to advance learning, knowledge and research worldwide, the Press currently publishes over 220 peer-reviewed academic journals for the global market, containing the latest research from a broad sweep of subject areas. The press also publishes on behalf of over 100 learned and professional societies. e-ShodhSindu and JNU provide access to 224 Cambridge University Press journals with backfiles since 1997.
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JNU & ESS

CEIC Macroeconomic Database

CEIC Data, a Euromoney Inst. Inv. Co. provides comprehensive, timely and accurate time-series database of Macro, Micro and Sectorial Variables. The access covers. (A). 130 Global Countries - Database also includes IMF & World Bank data for each country across various economic variables; (B) World Trend Plus (C) India premium.
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JNU

China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI)

CNKI provides most comprehensive gateway to knowledge of China with 9,305 titles of full-text journals with over 90% of all official published journals in China in the field of arts, culture and other fields.
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Critical Collective

Critical Collective is an initiative by art curator and critic Gayatri Sinha. Critical Collective works towards building knowledge in the arts in India. Since its inception in 2011, it has collaborated closely with institutions in India and abroad to create exhibitions and seminars on Art. Its website intends to fill the lacuna caused by an absence of publishing in the art, lack of reprints and shortage of institutional infrastructure to support knowledge in the domain of arts.
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JNU

EBSCO Research Database

Academic Search Complete is the comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.
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JNU

Ebsco ScoINDEX with Full Text

SocINDEX with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive and highest quality sociology research database. The database features more than 2.1 million records with subject headings from a 20,000+ term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. SocINDEX with Full Text contains full text for more than 860 journals dating back to 1908. This database also includes full text for more than 830 books and monographs, and full text for over 16,800 conference papers.
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JNU

Economic and Political weekly

Economic & Political Weekly (EPW), published by the Sameeksha Trust, a registered charitable trust since 1949, is one of the Indian publications that enjoy a global reputation for excellence and scholarship. It occupies a special place in the intellectual history of independent India. It publishes analysis of contemporary affairs and academic papers in the social sciences. The focus of the EPW is economic issues, but it is truly a multidisciplinary publication covering sociology, political science, history, gender and environment studies. EPW publishes both research in social sciences in the "Special Articles" Section and informed comment on current affairs in the "Commentary Section".
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ESS

Emerald Insight

Emerald is a global publisher linking research and practice to the benefit of society. The company manages a portfolio of nearly 300 journals and over 2,350 books and book series volumes, as well as providing an extensive range of online products and additional customer resources and services.
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JNU

Grammarly

It is an automated grammar tutor and revision support tool. A web-based solution, Grammarly works one-on-one with a researchers/student to develop essential writing skills, reinforce proper revision habits and prevent plagiarism. You can upload drafts of your writing assignments to Grammarly to receive immediate instructional feedback on over 250 points of grammar. An algorithmic and structured approach to text revision ensures that valuable learning moments are seized upon when you proofread your own work. For login Id Password mail to Librarian. librarian@mail.jnu.ac.in along with JNU ID Card/Folio copy.
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JNU

IEL Online (IEEE Xplore)

The IEEE Xplore digital library is a powerful resource for discovery and access to scientific and technical content published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its publishing partners. IEEE Xplore provides Web access to more than 3-million full-text documents from some of the world's most highly cited publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics. The content in IEEE Xplore comprises over 160 journals, over 1,200 conference proceedings, more than 3,800 technical standards, over 1,000 eBooks and over 300 educational courses. Approximately 25,000 new documents are added to IEEE Xplore each month.
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JNU

Indiastat.com

Indiastat.com is a cluster of 57 sites including India-specific, Sector-specific, Region-specific and State-specific sites rendering its dedicated services to the research fraternity from the academic, professional and corporate world with an authentic and comprehensive compilation of secondary level socio-economic statistical data about India and its states, Region and Sector on more than 35 variables. [Please Click on IP Login after clicking on IndiaStat website.
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JNU

Institute of Physics

The Institute of Physics is a leading international professional body and learned society, established to promote the advancement and dissemination of physics. The Institute has a world-wide membership and is a major international player in scientific publishing and electronic dissemination of physics; setting professional standards for physicists and awarding professional qualifications; promoting physics through scientific conferences, education and science policy advice. Subscribed by JNU
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ESS

J-Gate Custom Content for Consortium (JCCC)

J-Gate Custom Content for Consortium (JCCC) is a virtual library of journal literature created as a customized e-journals access gateway and database solution. It acts as a one-point access to 7900+ journals subscribed currently under e-ShodhSindu as well as university libraries designated as Inter Library Loan (ILL) Centers besides index to open access journals. INFLIBNET has identified 22 potential universities as ILL Centers in the country to fulfil ILL request from the users affiliated to universities covered under UGC- INFONET Digital Library Consortium. It provides the facility to trigger e-mail request for the article to Inter Library Loan Centers as well as to INFLIBNET Centre.
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ESS

JSTOR

JSTOR was founded in 1995 to build trusted digital archives for scholarship. In 2009, JSTOR merged with and became a service of ITHAKA, a not-for-profit organization helping the academic community to use digital technologies to preserve the scholarly record and to advance scholarship and teaching in sustainable ways. The majority of content in the archive journal is literature, though inclusion of other materials such as conference proceedings, transactions, pamphlets, monographs, manuscripts, and other materials is growing. e-ShodhSindu Consortium provides access to more than 2000 titles, including previous titles, as well as other content available. Access is automatically available to new titles and other materials added regularly in JSTOR.
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ESS

Lecture Notes in Computer Science

Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) is a series of computer science books that has been published by Springer Science + Business Media (formerly Springer-Verlag) since 1973. LNCS reports research results in computer science, especially in the form of proceedings, post-proceedings and research monographs. The access is also available for the LNCS with back files of year 2005, 2006 & 2007.
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JNU

Manupatra-Online

Manupatra is leading law publishers and provider of Legal, Taxation, Corporate and Business Policy databases in India. It is the pioneers in online legal research in India. Manupatra provides a single point source of accessing diverse Indian Legal and Business information that helps users make critical decisions.
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JNU

MathSciNet

MathSciNet is an electronic publication offering access to a carefully maintained and easily searchable database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for much of the mathematical sciences literature. Over 80,000 new items are added each year, most of them classified according to the Mathematics Subject Classification. MathSciNet contains over 2 million items and over 700,000 direct links to original articles. Reference lists are collected and matched internally from over 300 journals, and citation data for journals, authors, articles and reviews is provided. This web of citations allows users to track the history and influence of research publications in the mathematical sciences. UGC-Infonet Digital Library Consortium provides access to MathSciNet covering files of 1940 onwards.
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Nature Research Journals

Nature Publishing Group (NPG) is a publisher of high impact scientific and medical information in print and online. NPG provides access to journals, online databases, and services across the life, physical, chemical and applied sciences and clinical medicine. e-ShodhSindu provides access to Nature Weekly from 1997 onwards. In addition, JNU subscribes to (1)Nature Physics (2)Nature Chemistry (3)Nature Micro-Biology (4)Nature Materials.
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JNU & ESS

Newspaper Direct

Newspaper Direct- Press Reader provides over 2,000 local, regional and international newspapers and magazines from over 100 countries in 60 languages in full text for accessing through desktop online, or on mobile device, tablet or eReaders.
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JNU

Oxford University Press

Oxford Journals is a division of Oxford University Press, which is a department of Oxford University. It publishes well over 230 academic and research journals covering a broad range of subject areas, two-thirds of which are published in collaboration with learned societies and other international organizations. OUP collections cover Life Sciences, Mathematics & Physical Sciences, Medicine, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Law, and include some of the most authoritative journals in their fields. e-ShodhSindu Consortium provides access to 198.Oxford University Press journals with perpetual access back files since 1998.
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ESS

Portland Press

Portland Press Limited is the wholly owned publishing subsidiary of "The Biochemical Society". It is a not-for-profit publisher of journals and books in the cellular and molecular life sciences. e-ShodhSindu Consortium provides access to 8 peer-reviewed journals with 1996 onwards backfiles.
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ESS

Proceedings of the National Academy of Science

PNAS is one of the world's most-cited multidisciplinary scientific serials. Since its establishment in 1914, it continues to publish cutting-edge research reports, commentaries, reviews, perspectives, colloquium papers, and actions of the Academy. Coverage in PNAS spans the biological, physical, and social sciences. PNAS is published weekly in print and daily online in PNAS Early Edition.
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JNU

Project Euclid

Project Euclid's advances scholarly communication in the field of theoretical and applied mathematics and statistics. It is designed to address the unique needs of low-cost independent and society journals. Full-text searching, reference linking, interoperability through the Open Archives Initiative, and long-term retention of data are all important components of the project. e-ShodhSindu provides access to 18 journals with 2002 onwards back volumes.
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ESS

Project Muse

Project MUSE is a unique collaboration between libraries and publishers, providing 100% full-text, affordable and user-friendly online access to a comprehensive selection of prestigious humanities and social sciences journals. MUSE's online journals are heavily indexed and peer-reviewed, with critically acclaimed articles by the most respected scholars in their fields. MUSE is also the sole source of complete, full-text versions of titles from many of the world's leading university presses and scholarly societies. e-ShodhSindu provides access to full-text current content from over 400 titles representing nearly 100 not-for-profit publishers.
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ESS

ProQuest Academic Research Library

ProQuest Research Library provides one-stop access to more than 4,000 periodicals from one of the broadest, most inclusive general reference databases. It provides search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 academic disciplines. ( Use this link for access : https://www.proquest.com/?accountid=142596 )
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JNU

ProQuest Historical Newspapers Times of India Archive (1838-2010)

ProQuest Historical Newspapers provides perpetual access to The Times of India Archives from 1838 to 2010. It provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. It is multidisciplinary with historical coverage from local, regional and national news. ( Use this link for access : https://www.proquest.com/?accountid=142596 )
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JNU

Prowess

Prowess is a database of the financial performance of Indian companies. Annual Reports of individual companies is the principal source of this database. The database covers listed and unlisted companies. For listed companies, the database includes data sourced from the stock exchanges. Prowess contains time-series data from 1989-90. It is updated continuously. Prowess database can be accessed through Computer Terminals at JNU Library specifically kept for access through a specially developed software. It presents several well-formatted analytical tabulations that include ratio analysis, funds-flow analysis, benchmark and peer comparisons. The software enables querying the database and it incorporates a charting toolkit. Now the Prowess is accessible at Exe based application. For login-Id Password visit CMIE website and register yourself
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JNU

Royal Society of Chemistry

The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) is the Professional Body for chemists and the Learned Society for chemistry. It is one of the most prominent and influential independent scientific organisations in Britain. RSC promotes the interests of chemists and the benefits of chemical science. The RSC is extremely active in determining the future of chemical education, seeking to influence Government by submitting evidence to Parliament and anticipating developments in education policy. e-ShodhSindu provides archival access to23 full-text journals with 6 Databases from 1997- onwards.
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JNU

Sage Management Collection

Sage management & Organization Studies Collection includes 120 peer-reviewed journals published by SAGE and participating societies, encompassing over 78,032 articles. Access to content from January 1999 to the present is included in a collection subscription. It covers subjects as Action Research, Business and Government Relations, Business Ethics, Compensation and Benefits, Corporate Social Responsibility, Critical Theory, E-commerce, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Management, Group Processes, Hospitality, Human Resource Management, Industrial Psychology, Industrial Relations, International and Cooperative Management, Labor Economics, Leadership, Macromarketing, Management Education, Management Learning, Marketing, Marketing Education, Marketing Theory, Non-profit Management, Organizational Behavior, Organizational Development, Organizational Theory, Organizational Communication, Research Design, Research Methodologies, Service Marketing, Service Organizations, Simulation, Small Business Management, Social Marketing, Sociology of Work, Strategic Management, Tourism, Training, and Travel.
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JNU

SAGE Package

The SAGE Humanities and Social Science (HSS) Package provides access to 554 international peer reviewed journal titles in the field of humanities and social sciences. JNU was subscribing to this database during the year 2015-16. JNU subscribed 3 Sage packages for the year 2019 (1- Politics & International Relations, 2- Sociology, 3- Urban Studies & Planning) which were accessible during the year 2019.
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JNU

SCC Online

SCC Online has a collection of over 300 databases, with more than 2.8 million documents and over 13.5 million pages, the legal research tool provides top quality information with an interface which makes research a quicker, easier and more effective process.
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JNU

Sci. Finder Sub Structural Module

SciFinder is a research discovery application that provides integrated access to the world's most comprehensive and authoritative source of references, substances and reactions in chemistry and related sciences. Access provided to SciFinder Substructure Module (SSM) besides the archival access made available since 1907 onwards UGC-INFONET Digital Library Consortium.
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Science Direct

ScienceDirect is home to almost one-quarter of the world's peer-reviewed full-text scientific, technical and medical content. It provides access to nearly 2,200 scientific journals with almost 12 million content pieces available—including pre-publication release of articles and open access content from Elsevier journals. ScienceDirect is a premier platform for discovering the world of research. JNU is subscribing to its 5 Subject Collections besides the Science Direct 10 subjects (1. Biochemistry, Genetics & Mol. Biology,2. Agriculture & Biological Science,3. Chemistry4. Computer Science,5. Economics, 6. Immunology & Microbiology, 7. Mathematics, 8. Physics & Astronomy,9. Social Sciences, 10. Psychology) collection (1000+journals titles ) which is provided by UGC-INFONET Digital Library Consortium with back-files since 1995. (Subscription till 2018)
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JNU

Science Magazines : American Association for the Advancement of Science

Science – AAAS (founded in 1800) is the world's leading outlet for scientific news, commentary, and cutting-edge research, with the largest paid circulation of any peer-reviewed general-science journal. The American Association for the Advancement of Science is Science's publisher, and a leading voice for the interests of scientists worldwide. Access is provided to Science Express, Science Online and Science Signaling.
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SciFinder

SciFinder is a research discovery application that provides integrated access to the world's most comprehensive and authoritative source of references, substances and reactions in chemistry and related sciences. Access provided to SciFinder Substructure Module (SSM) besides the archival access made available since 1907 onwards. [To Register and Access please contact University Librarian or Periodical Section, Central Library.
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JNU

SIAM Locus

SIAM exists to ensure the strongest interactions between mathematics and other scientific and technological communities through membership activities, the publication of journals and books, and conferences. e-ShodhSindu provides access to SIAM 14 Journals with 1997 onwards.
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ESS

South Asia Archive

The South Asia Archive is as a specialist digital platform delivering global electronic access to culturally and historically significant literary material produced from within - and about - the Indian subcontinent. Perpetual Access to contents subscribed by JNU.
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JNU

Springer Link

Springer is the leading global scientific publisher, delivering quality content through innovative information products and services, as well as a trusted provider of local-language professional publications in Europe, especially in Germany and the Netherlands. Springer covers 6 main publishing fields: science, technology, medicine, architecture, business and transport. e-ShodhSindu provides access to around 1400 Springer journals. The archival access is provided from 1997 onwards.
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ESS

TAIR Database

TAIR is a database of genetic and molecular biology data for the model higher plant Arabidopsis thaliana. Data available from TAIR includes the complete genome sequence along with gene structure, gene product information, gene expression, DNA and seed stocks, genome maps, genetic and physical markers, publications, and information about the Arabidopsis research community.
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Taylor & Francis

Taylor and Francis, founded in 1798, is the oldest commercial journals publisher in the world, and one of the leading global academic publishers. Informa interface is a new and expanding platform, initially hosting the academic and scientific publications. e-ShodhSindu provides access to more than Taylor and Francis 1365 journals with archival access to 1998 onwards issues.
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ESS

TOI Archive

ProQuest Historical Newspapers provides perpetual access to The Times of India Archives from 1838 to 2010. It provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. It is multidisciplinary with historical coverage from local, regional and national news. Perpetual access.
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JNU

Turnitin

Provides a service to determine the originality of texts based on comparisons with their internal database and net-wide searches. (Access for the year 2019 ) For Faculty User ID and Password contact Assistant Librarian, Dr Mahesh Chand or mail to mchand@mail.jnu.ac.in For general enquiry contact at ETD section, mezzanine floor, room No. M01
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JNU

Web of Science

Web of Science, provides access to the world's leading citation databases. It searches over 10,000 journals from over 45 different languages across the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities with back files to 1900. The citations (or footnotes) allow one to navigate forward, backward, and through journal articles and both journal and book-based proceedings. Its Analyze Tool also helps in finding hidden trends and patterns, gain insight into emerging fields of research, identify leading researchers, institutions, and journals, and trace the history of a particular field of study.
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ESS

Wiley Online Library

Wiley is the international scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, with strengths in every major academic and professional field and partnerships with many of the world's leading societies. JNU subscribes to 7 American Geophysical Union Titles and 18 other subscribed journal titles besides the access to 908 journals of Blackwell publishing with backfiles since 1997. Subscribed by JNU till 2019.
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JNU & ESS


  • Open Development
    provides tools, knowledge resources, research, and data that support the Bank's work in promoting openness and transparency.
  • Open Data
    provides free access to over 8000 development indicators in five languages, free to use, re-use and redistribute – and growing collection of surveys.
  • Open Finances
    provides portions of the Bank's investments, assets it manages on behalf of global funds, and the Bank's own financial statements.
  • Mapping for Results
    provides information on more than 16,000 geographic locations of 1600+ Bank financed projects
  • Open Knowledge Repository (OKR)
    provides access to the Bank's repository for its research outputs and knowledge products.
  • projects & Operations
    provides easy access to detailed information on over 11,000 lending project documents in over 100 countries from 1947 onwards.
  • Documents and Reports
    provides access to more than 145,000 pubpcally available World Bank documents that enable sharing the institution's extensive knowledge base and implementing its AI popcy
  • Topics
    provides information on more than 200 thematic issues in development
  • World Development Report
    provides full text free downloadable World Development Report an annual flagship WB pubpcation.
  • World Bank Institute
    provides information on knowledge exchange, scholarships, e-institute and on innovative solutions
  • Integrity Vice presidency (INT)
    provides information on INT's activities and program documents.
  • Independent Evaluation Group
    provides formation on IEG's activities and program documents.