e-Resources

The E-Resources/Digital Section of the library is tasked with acquiring, maintaining, and facilitating access to online materials, including research databases, online journals, and e-books. Staff in this section also fulfill document delivery requests upon special inquiry.

For Document Delivery requests, clients can contact the Digital Section staff electronically through the Library’s online platforms or via email at (e-resources@mmu.edu.ac). Clients requesting this service should provide essential information such as the author’s name, complete article and journal/book titles, volume and issue numbers, publication date, and page numbers.

Creating links and accounts for access to electronic resources requires specific formatting to ensure universal access. Training schedules are available to help guide users on the correct methods for linking to electronic materials and correct procedures of how to access these resources. Apart from information literacy on electronic resources, the library also offers information literacy on Referencing tools used at MMU especially for the third year students and staff in the field of research.

The section’s mission is to guarantee the availability, management, dissemination, access, and marketing of electronic and digitized resources within the library and university at large.

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Mon – Fri 8:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.
Sat – Sun 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

Acoustical Society of America

Acoustical Society of America

The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (JASA)

American Chemical Society

American Chemical Society

The American Chemical Society is the leading publisher of peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical and related sciences, serving scientific communities worldwide through an unparalleled commitment to quality, reliability, and innovation. Access is to over 35 high quality, high impact journals.

American Institute of Physics

American Institute of Physics

AIP publishes 12 journals, 2 magazines, and a conference proceedings series. AIP’s Scitation platform hosts over 2 million articles from more than 200 scholarly publications for 28 earned society publishers.

American Physical Society

American Physical Society

Access to the Physical Review Online Archive (PROLA) and journals produced by the American Physical Society.

American Society of Civil Engineers

American Society of Civil Engineers

ASCE Journals Online provides unprecedented access to 33 Peer-reviewed journals with more than 60,000 full-text papers and a 31-Year archive from 1983 to the present.

British Institute of Radiology

British Institute of Radiology

Access to British Journal of Radiology (BJR) and Dentomaxillofacial Radiology (DMFR)
Global Health is a bibliographical abstract and indexing database specialising in public health, human nutrition, parasitic, communicable and tropical diseases and medicinal plants. It provides access to abstracts of the world’s research literature from 1973 to present with coverage of English and foreign language journals, books, research reports, patents and standards, dissertations, conference proceedings, annual reports, developing country information and other difficult to obtain literature.

Cambridge University PressCambridge University Press

Cambridge University Press

Full text of over 323 Cambridge University Press Online Journals.

Canadian Science Publishing

Canadian Science Publishing (publisher of the NRC Research Press journals)

Full text of 17 online peer-reviewed journals in a broad range of scientific disciplines with back files dating back to 1996 in most cases.

Cochrane Library

Cochrane Library

The Cochrane Library is a collection of online searchable databases containing high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making. Cochrane Reviews represent the highest level of evidence on which to base clinical treatment decisions. In addition to Cochrane Reviews, The Cochrane Library provides other sources of reliable information, from other systematic reviews abstracts, technology assessments, economic evaluations and individual clinical trials all the current evidence in one single environment

Ebscohost

Ebscohost

This collection has 237 000 titles and covers these topics, Education, Language arts and disciplines, Political science, Religion, Literary criticism, Medical, Social Science, Philosophy Technology and engineering, World history

Emerald Publishing Group Limited

Emerald Publishing Group Limited

Emerald CUUL full-text access features Emerald HR, Learning & Organization Studies (25 journals) and Emerald Accounting, Finance & Economics (39 journals) all of which are peer-reviewed and fully searchable full text journals

HST – Libraries in a Digital Age

HST – Libraries in a Digital Age

Specially prepared, online, animated, audio-visual lectures by world leading authorities on library developments in a digital environment for researchers and university faculty members.

HST – The Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection

HST – The Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection

Specially prepared, online, animated, audio-visual lectures by world leading authorities on Biomedicine and life sciences for researchers and university faculty members.

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

The IMF is viewed as one of the world’s most authoritative sources for economic information, analysis and harmonized statistics. IMF eLibrary provides comprehensive data and original analysis, with coverage of almost every economy in the world and a special focus on developing and emerging economies.

JSTOR

JSTOR

JSTOR is a growing digital library of more than 2,000 academic journals, 20,000 books, and 2 million primary source objects.
JSTOR helps students, scholars, and other individuals discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform.

Mary Ann Liebert

Mary Ann Liebert

Founded in 1980, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. is universally acknowledged for establishing authoritative peer-reviewed journals in the most promising areas of biotechnology, biomedical research/life sciences, clinical medicine and surgery, and law. Liebert Online delivers electronic access to peer-reviewed journals published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.

Oxford University Press Journals

Oxford University Press Journals

Oxford Journals publishes journals from science, technical, professional, medical, humanities, arts and social science disciplines.

Policy Press

Policy Press

The Policy Press publishes four highly prestigious journals in the fields of public and social policy. Policy Press is a leading specialist social science publisher committed to journals that will have an impact on research, learning, policy and practice at an international level.

Project MUSE

Project MUSE

Project MUSE provides online access to 500 full-text journals from 200 non-profit publishers in the humanities and social sciences.

Royal College of Physicians

Royal College of Physicians

Clinical Medicine journal is read by leading physicians in hospitals across the world. It features articles covering original research, current issues, ethics, law, clinical governance, and audit, and also reports on prestigious College lectures and conferences.

Royal Society

Royal Society

Ten leading international journals from the Royal Society, the UK’s national academy of science. Titles cover the whole of the biological and physical sciences and include Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, the world’s first science journal.

Royal Society for Chemistry – RSC Journals Online

Royal Society for Chemistry – RSC Journals Online

37 full-text journals spanning all branches of chemistry, plus a range of key databases in analytical chemistry, catalysts and catalyzed reactions, organic synthesis, and natural products plus its online series of specialist periodical reports, and a range of key databases.

Sage Online Journals

Sage Online Journals

Over 550 journals in the business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology, and medicine (STM).

Springer eBooks and Springer Open

Springer eBooks and Springer Open

Springer is one of the leading international scientific publishing companies. Springer’s eJournals cover a wide range of subjects including biomedicine and the life sciences, clinical medicine, physics, engineering, mathematics, computer sciences, human sciences, social sciences and economics. However, CUUL is currently not subscribing to the springer eJournals, but making the link available on your website will enable you get access to SpringerOpen, which are open access resources, as well as ordering for fulltext articles through Document Delivery Services. Contact email: natercoord@gmail.com

Taylor and Francis

Taylor and Francis

Provides access to more than 1,300 titles in humanities, social sciences and applied sciences. Makerere University has direct access (IP restricted)

University of Chicago Journals

University of Chicago Journals

The University of Chicago Press publishes nearly fifty scholarly journals, many on behalf of some of the world’s most prestigious societies, and several that were the first scholarly publications in their respective fields. The journals present original research in the social sciences, humanities, education, and biological and physical sciences

Wiley Online Library

Wiley Online Library

Wiley Online Library is a leading international resource for scholarly content providing access to millions of articles across a wide range of journals. This package provides access to over 500 journals in the Humanities and Social Sciences.