E-Resources

Hekima College subscribes to over 30,000 peer reviewed full text electronic journals to support teaching, learning and research activities of the college. These journals are available to students, staff and researchers through college network. Special permissions can be arranged for remote access. The library also houses a media research centre, and several ICT centres fully operational. This permits access to the College's Electronic resources. The available electronic databases cover all subject areas. The major databases and their subject coverage are summarized below.

No.Resource NameSubject StrengthsAccess URL
1.
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America JASA) Acoustics http://scitation.aip.org/JASA
2.
African Journals Online (AJOL) AJOL offers the tables of contents and abstracts from journals published in Africa in most disciplines. http://www.ajol.info
3.
American Institute of Physics journals Applied and multidisciplinary physics http://scitation.aip.org/content/aip
4.
American Physical Society APS Physics
Atomic, molecular and optical physics
Condensed matter and materials physics
Nuclear physics
Particles, fields, gravitation, and cosmology
Statistical, non-linear, and soft matter physics
Accelerators and beams
Physics education research
http://prola.aps.org/search
5.
Annual Reviews Biomedical/Life Sciences
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Economics
http://arjournals.annualreviews.org/
6.
British Library Direct Medicine, engineering, science, food and agriculture, economics, environment, law and education. https://direct.bl.uk/bld/Logon.do
7.
British Library Document Supply Centre (BLDSC) The British Library is the national repository for the UK and contains copies of almost every publication generated within the UK and beyond
this resources contains all research disciplines
http://direct.bl.uk/bld/Home.do
8.
Cambridge Journals Online (CJO) Politics
Linguistics
Social Science
Humanities
Law
Mathematics
Science
Medicine
http://journals.cambridge.org
9.
The Cochrane Library Evidence based medicine
Clinical trials
http://www.thecochranelibrary.com
10.
Ebrary Anthropology
Business and Economics
Computer and IT
Education
Engineering and Technology
Fine Arts
History
Language and Literature
Law
Life Sciences
Medicine
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Religion
Social Sciences
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/hekima
11.
EBSCO Host Research Databases Good coverage of most branches of social sciences and humanities
Strong business coverage
Strong nursing, medicine and allied health coverage
Dedicated newspaper database, kept separate from peer-reviewed content
http://search.ebscohost.com
12.
EBSCO Religion and Theology Collection Religion and human culture
Theology, philosophy and ethics
Christian denominations
Church history, missions and ecumenism
World religions and religious studies
Bible archaeology and antiquities
Pastoral ministry
http://search.ebscohost.com
13.
Edinburgh University Press Literary Studies
Philosophy
Historical Studies
African Studies
Linguistics
Film & Media Studies
Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies
Politics
Law
Scottish Studies
http://www.eupjournals.com
14.
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd Computer Science
Engineering
Library and Information Sciences
Marketing
Management
www.emeraldinsight.com
15.
Expanded Academic and Health & Wellness Resource Center Economics, topics in Business and finance
anthropology, archeology
Computing and computers
Education
Art, literature, music, history
International relations, law
Sociology, philosophy, religion
Health and Wellness Resource Centre
various topics in medicine and health
STDs and AIDS
psychology and mental health
Nursing
includes the BMJ and JAMA
Expanded Academic ASAP
Health & Wellness Resource Center
16.
Geological Society Geology
Earth Sciences
http://www.lyellcollection.org/
17.
Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers (IEEE) Electrical Engineering
Telecommunications
Computer Science & Architecture
Imaging Science & Photographic Technology
Robotics
Biomedical Engineering
Computer Science Information Systems
Software Engineering
Remote Sensing
Artificial Intelligence
http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/
18.
IOP Publishing - IOPscience Applied physics
Computer science
Condensed matter and materials science
High energy and nuclear physics
Mathematics, applied mathematics and mathematical physics
Measurement science and sensors
Medical and biological sciences
Optical, atomic and molecular physics
Physics education
Plasma physics
http://iopscience.iop.org/
19.
JSTOR Economics
History
Political Science
Language & Literature
Art & Art History
Music
Mathematics & Statistics
Education
http://www.jstor.org
20.
Liebert Online Biotechnology
Biomedical research/life sciences
Clinical medicine and surgery
Law
http://www.liebertonline.com
21.
Nature Publishing Group Journals Chemistry
Drug discovery
Biotechnology
Materials
Methods & Protocols
http://www.nature.com
22.
NPG - Palgrave Macmillan Journals Business and management
economics
Education
Information systems and technology
Political science and international studies
Social and cultural studies
Urban design and architecture
http://www.palgrave-journals.com/pal
23.
OECD iLibrary Economics
Energy
Environment
Social sciences
http://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/
24.
OSA Journals Gain access to OSA's journals through Optics InfoBase
Search for articles from OSA's journals and conference publications
Read the online version of Optics & Photonics News (OPN)
Find information for journal authors
Get the latest news about OSAs publications
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/
25.
OUP E-books Oxford English Dictionary Online The OED covers words from across the English-speaking world, from North America to South Africa, from Australia and New Zealand to the Caribbean. It also offers the best in etymological analysis and in listing of variant spellings, and it shows pronunciation using the International Phonetic Alphabet. http://www.oed.com/
26.
Oxford Journals Collection for Developing Countries Biological Sciences
Medicine
Public Health and Epidemiology
Humanities
Social Sciences
Law
Economics, Business, and Finance
Mathematics, Statistics, Computing and Physics
http://www.oxfordjournals.org/
27.
Oxford Textbook of Medicine Online   http://otm.oxfordmedicine.com/Content
28.
Project MUSE Project MUSE launches the online journal issue the same day the print issue is mailed. http://muse.jhu.edu
29.
Royal College of Physicians Clinical medicine
Public Health
http://www.clinmed.rcpjournal.org/
30.
Royal Society Journals Online Mathematics, engineering and other physical sciences
All biological sciences; particularly good on ecology, environment
Multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary science
http://www.royalsocietypublishing
.org/journals
31.
Royal Society of Chemistry: RSC Journals Archive All branches of chemistry including traditional fields (organic, inorganic, analytical chemistry) plus newer developments and cross-disciplinary studies such as natural products and green chemistry
databases in analytical chemistry, catalysts and catalysed reactions, organic synthesis and natural products
specialist reports in: amino acids, peptides and proteins, carbohydrate chemistry. monosaccharides, disaccharides and specific oligosaccharides, catalysis chemical modelling, electron paramagnetic resonance, NMR, organometallic chemistry, organophosphorus chemistry, photochemistry, spectroscopic Properties of inorganic and organometallic compounds
http://www.rsc.org/Publishing/Journals/
DigitalArchive/available.asp
32.
Sage Journals Online Humanities
Social Sciences
Scientific, Technical and Medical
http://www.sagepub.com/
journalsIndex.nav
33.
Sage Publications - IMechE (Institution of Mechanical Engineers) Mechanical Engineering http://www.uk.sagepub.com/
imeche_home.sp
34.
Springer eJournals Engineering
Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
Mathematics and Statistics
Medicine
Physics and Astronomy
http://www.springeropen.com/journals
35.
Symposium Journals Education
Learning
http://www.symposium-journals.co.uk/
36.
Taylor & Francis eBestseller Packages Business and Economics
Asian Studies
History
Psychology
Media
Philosophy
Linguistics
Geography
Politics
Architecture
Religion
Classics
http://www.tandfebooks.com/
37.
Taylor & Francis Online Journals Arts & Humanities
Anthropology & Archaeology
Behavioral Science
Business, Management & Economics
Chemistry
Criminology & Law
Education
Engineering, Computing & Technology
Environment & Agriculture
Geography, Planning, Urban & Environment
Library & Information Science
Mathematics & Statistics
Media, Cultural & Communication Studies
Physics
Politics, International Relations & Area Studies
Public Health & Social Care
Sociology & Related Disciplines
Sport, Leisure & Tourism
Strategic, Defence & Security Studies
www.tandfonline.com
38.
Chicago Journals Economics
Education
Humanities
Law
Life and Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
http://www.press.uchicago.edu/
journals.html
39.
Wiley Online Library - Humanities and Social Sciences Collection Business
Humanities
Social sciences
Life, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Online Library
40.
Wiley Online Library - Science, Technology and Medicine Collection Chemistry & Physics
Computer Science
Engineering
Life, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Mathematics & Statistics
Medicine & Nursing
Physics and Astronomy
Polymers and Materials Science
 
41.
World Bank Publications: The World Bank e-library Agriculture
Climate Change & Environment
Communities & Human Settlements
Conflict and Development
Education
Energy
Finance and Financial Sector Development
Gender
Governance
Health, Nutrition and Population
Industry; Information and Communication Technologies
Infrastructure Economics and Finance
International Economics & Trade
Law and Development
Macroeconomics and Economic Growth
Poverty Reduction
Private Sector Development
Public Sector Development
Rural Development
Science and Technology Development
Social Development
Social Protections and Labor
Transport; Urban Development
Water Resources
Water Supply and Sanitation
World Bank
http://elibrary.worldbank.org/
42.
World Bank Global Development Finance (GDF) Database Global Development Finance Online includes over 200 indicators http://data.worldbank.org
43.
Global Economic Monitor Data include Global growth trends, Industrial production, International Trade, Oil and non-oil commodity markets, Financial markets as well as currencies. http://data.world