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- Online Journals Requiring Subscriptions / Global Development Network
This site lists databases providing full text access to online journals, mostly by subscription. Other services, such as citation searching, email alerts on new journals, abstracts and table of contents alerts are usually freely available.
- JOLIS Library Catalog / World Bank/IMF
The Jolis Library Catalog is the catalog of the IMF/World Bank Library Network. The catalog, which contains over 1 million items includes references to a wide variety of development related materials from hundreds of different publishers. The catalog also includes references, and links to many published IMF and World Bank materials.
- Global Jolis Library Catalog / World Bank
Global Jolis is the library catalog for World Bank Country Office PIC (Public Information Center)/Libraries. It includes materials in most country offices around the world. The catalog includes references to books, journal articles, working papers, conference proceedings, technical reports, electronic resources, and country-specific reports from local government agencies, nongovernmental organizations, special collections of local language and indigenous knowledge materials.
- ERIC / US Department of Education [English, French, Spanish
ERIC includes references to journal articles and non-journal material covering all aspects of education. The database contains over 1.1 million citations from 1966 to the present. More than 107,000 full-text non-journal documents (issued 1993-2004) are available. For technical issues contact: email@example.com
- FAOBIB -- FAO Library Catalog / Food and Agriculture Organization
FAOBIB is a multilingual, on-line catalogue of documents and publications produced by FAO since 1945, books added to the library collections since 1976, and serials held in the FAO library. Full text links are now provided for all documents which are available in electronic format.
- Agricola / U.S. Department of Agriculture
A comprehensive source of bibliographic citations covering U.S. agricultural and life sciences information, Agricola contains Over 3,500,000 citations to journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audio-visual materials, and technical reports related to all aspects of agriculture. Coverage is from 1970 to the present, with monthly updates. Some citations in French.
- UNESBIB - UNESCO Documents Database
UNESBIB includes over 100,000 citations for books, articles and UNESCO publications, some with full text links. Languages included are: English, French, Spanish, Arabic and Russian.
- Red Latinoamericana de Documentacion e Informacion en Educacion (REDUC) [Spanish only]
REDUC es un sistema cooperative de recopilacion, procesamiento y diseminacion de documentos relevantes en el campo de la educación en la region de America Latin y el Caribe. [Cooperative education database covering Latin America and the Caribbean at the regional and national level]
PubMed provides access to over 11 million citations from the U.S. National Library of Medicine and other related databases. Links to selected online journals, some freely available, are also included. Updated monthly. Covers 1960s to present. Some citations are in French, Portuguese, or Spanish.
Popline is the world's largest bibliographic database on population, family planning, and related health. Citations also cover sexually transmitted diseases including HIV/AIDS, reproductive health, law, and policy issues. The database includes abstracts of journal articles, monographs, technical reports, and unpublished works. Updated twice per month. Some citations in French, Spanish or Portuguese.
- Science Direct
A collection of over 1,000 journal title citations with links to the full text by subscription only. ScienceDirect focuses predominantly on science, technology, and medicine, but mathematics, economics and other disciplines are represented. Some citations in French
- UNBISnet / U.N. Dag Hammarskjold Library
Catalogue of United Nations(UN) documents and publications indexed by the UN Dag Hammarskjöld Library and the Library of the UN Office at Geneva. Also included are commercial publications and other non-UN sources held in the collection of the Dag Hammarskjöld Library. The coverage of UNBISnet is from 1979 onward, however, older documents are being added to the catalogue on a regular basis as a result of retrospective conversion. UNBISnet also provides instant access to a growing number of full text resources in the six official languages of the UN (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish), including resolutions adopted by the General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council and the Security Council from 1946 onward.
- Google Scholar
Google Scholar facilitates citation searching of scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from a broad range of research areas.