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Alphabetical List of e-resources A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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Academic Source Premier (EBSCO) provides full text for nearly 4,700 publications, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed journals. For off-campus access click eresources.nust.na/login.

Accumulated Computer Machinery (ACM) provides full text access to Journals, Magazines and Proccedings published by ACM, and bibliographic citations from major publishers in Computing. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

 AGORA The AGORA programme, set up by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) together with major publishers, enables developing countries to gain access to an outstanding digital library collection in the fields of food, agriculture, environmental science and related social sciences. AGORA provides a collection of up to 6,100 key journals and 5,800 books to 2,900 institutions in more than 100 countries. AGORA is designed to enhance the scholarship of the many thousands of students, faculty and researchers in agriculture and life sciences in the developing world. AGORA is one of the four programmes that make up Research4Life: AGORA, HINARI, OARE and ARDI”

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Bioline International provides free access to quality research journals on health, biodiversity, environment, conservation and international development, published in developing countries.

BioMed Central provides free access to 213 peer-reviewed open access journals which includes general titles such as BMC Biology and BMC Medicine alongside specialist journals that focuses on particular discipline such as Bioinformatics, malaria journal etc.

Books 24x7(e-books) provides access to more than 23 250 e-books on Business, IT and Engineering.

Bookboon (Free e-books) is a Multidicplinary free e-books database covering areas of Accounting, Economics and Finance, Engineering, IT & Programming, Languages, Marketing & Law, Natural Sciences, Statistics & Mathematics, and Strategy and Management.

Business Source Premier (EBSCO) provides full text for more than 7,400 scholarly business journals and other sources, including full text for nearly 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

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Cambridge Books Online is available to libraries worldwide under a number of attractive and flexible models, ensuring instant access to the best research available.

Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Clinical Pharmacology (EBSCO) provides access up-to-date, concise and clinically-relevant drug monographs for all U.S. prescription drugs, hard-to-find herbal and nutritional supplements, over-the-counter products and new and investigational drugs. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

Communication & Mass Media Complete (EBSCO) offers full text for over 200 titles and contains citation coverage for additional sources in the fields of communication and mass media studies. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

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Directory of Open Access Journals offers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals.

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB), (e-books) provides full text access to books from different subject areas for free. This service is provided by the OAPEN foundation, which is an international initiative dedicated to Open Access monograph publishing, based at the National library in the Hague. The primary purpose of DOAB is to increase discoverability of open access books and thus academic publishers are invited to provide meta data of their open access books to DOAB.

Ebooks Collection (EBSCO) (ebooks) Provides full text access to books available through EBSCO Host publishing.

Emerald provides world class full-text articles that covers topics like business, management, economics, finance, marketing, etc. The Emerald Case studies and Back Files are also accessible. For off-campus access go to  eresources.nust.na/login

Enviromental Information System and Service (EIS), is a freely available online service information database. The EIS makes enviromental information available through on-line searches in which maps, reports, publications and other information on Namibia can be freely accessed and downloaded. There is currently over 6400 sets of information on the EIS in different formats such as Journals, Images, Reports, Books, Website links and Presantations.

ERIC (EBSCO) provides full text of more than 2,200 digests along with references for additional information and citations and abstracts from over 1000 educational and education-related journals. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

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Google Books (e-books) Google Books provides free access to full text books and magazines

GreenFILE (EBSCO) offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

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Health Source: Consumer Edition (EBSCO) provides access to nearly 300 full text, consumer health periodicals. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (EBSCO) provides more than 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. For off-campus access go to  eresources.nust.na/login

Highwire (Free) A leading ePublishing platform, HighWire Press partners with independent scholarly publishers, societies, associations, and university presses to facilitate the digital dissemination of more than 3000 journals, books, reference works, and proceedings. HighWire also offers a complete manuscript submission, tracking, peer review, and publishing system for journal editors, Bench>Press. HighWire provides outstanding technology and support services, and fosters a dynamic and innovative community, enhancing the strengths of each of its members

HINARI is a Programme set up by WHO together with major publishers, enables developing countries to gain access to one of the world's largest collections of biomedical and health literature. Please request your username and password from your Subject LibrarianAGORA is now accessible on Hinari.

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IEEE Xplore Digital Library provides access to almost a third of the world's current electrical engineering and computer science literature. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

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JSTOR: The Scholarly Journal Archive JSTOR offers researchers the ability to retrieve high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

Juta Law Online Publications enable access to the Namibian Law Reports, Namibian Statutes, SA Statutes and Regulations, as well as Juta's Labour Library. Contact the Subject Librarians for more information on access.

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LearnTechLib (journals & books) is the premiere source for peer-reviewed research on the developments in Educational Technologies and E-Learning. The LearnTechLib Digital Library provides full-text access to 100 000 + academic journal articles and proceedings, complete e-books, conference presantation slides, keynote talks, and videos.

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MasterFILE Premier (EBSCO) is a multidisciplinary database that provides full text for nearly 2,050 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975.  For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

MedKnow is an open access publisher that publishes and provides free access to 148 peer reviewed scholarly journals online on science, technology and medicine.

MEDLINE (EBSCO) provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

MyiLibrary (e-books) is a tailored eContent resource that contains a number of NUST's prescribed electronic textbooks. For off-campus access go to  eresources.nust.na/login

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National Academies Press (NAP), (e-books)publishes more than 200 books a year on a wide range of topics in science, engineering, and health. They offer more than 4,000 titles in PDF format. Most of these PDFs can be downloaded for free by the chapter or the entire book.

NAMIBIA TRADE DIRECTORY Is a comprehensive information source to local, regional and international audiences that provides profiles of Namibian companies for free.

Newspaper Source (EBSCO) provides selected full text for 25 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, as well as full text television & radio news transcripts, and selected full text for more than 200 regional (U.S.) newspapers. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

NUST Library Discovery Services

NUST Library Online Journals is the gateway to all the online, full-text, journals that the NUST Library subscribes to. For off-campus access go to  eresources.nust.na/login

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OMICS Open Access Journals Provides freely available access to research articles published by OMICS

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Project Gutenberg (e-books) offers over 36,000 free ebooks to download to your PC, Kindle, iPad, iPhone, Android or other portable device.

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day and offering full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text works written prior to 1997. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

ProQuest EBook Central (e-books) is an instant digital library with more than 85 124 multidisciplinary book titles and powerful research capabilities.

ProQuest Science & Technology provides access to thousands of current periodicals and newspapers, many updated daily and containing full-text articles from 1986. Subject coverage includes computers, engineering, physics, telecommunications, transportation, agriculture and social sciences.  For more information on how to use the database go to the Quick Reference Guide. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

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Regional Business News (EBSCO) incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

Register of Namibian Thesis is a register of thesis on Namibia and done by Namibians. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

Research Professional Africa is the world's leading source of information and expertise on funding news, funding opportunities and sponsorship / funder information for African institutions. It provides postgraduate students, academics, researchers and research managers in all disciplines with comprehensive, up-to-date information on agencies, personalities, funding trends and funding opportunities worldwide. Note: Please register (free) on the site to start using it.

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SAePublications is a database of full text South African journals in the fields of law, science, technology and agriculture. African Journal Archive is now accessible on SABINET. For off-campus access go to eresources.nust.na/login

Science Direct (Engineering, Health Sciences and Computer Sciences Collection)  is a leading full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from more than 2500 peer-reviwed journals and more than 11 000 books. The "Advances in Genetics Series is also accessible through this link"

Scientific Electronic Library Online (SCIELO) SA, is South Africa’s premier open-access (free to access and free to publish) searchable full-text journal database in service of the South African research community. The database covers a selected collection of peer-reviewed South African scholarly journals and forms an integral part of the SciELO Brazil project.

Scholarpedia is a free peer-reviewed open-access encyclopedia written by scholars from all around the world. Articles are up-to-date and dynamic since they are subject to an ongoing process of improvement moderated by their curators.

Southern African Legal Information Institute (SAFLII), collects and publishes legal materials from Southern and Eastern Africa for free online access. Its current collection includes superior court judgments from Botswana, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

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Trove Austrialia (e-books) allows your to earch books, audio books, theses, conference items and pamphlets. Some full text is included.

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World Bank Data makes the World Development Indicators, Global Development Finance, Africa Development Indicators and Global Economic Monitor freely accessible.

World Bank Open Knowledge Repository is the World Bank's official open access repository for its research outputs and knowledge products.

World Public Library (e-books) collection shelves more than 2,000,000+ PDF free eBooks in 100+ languages. The World Public Library contains 125 of the finest eBook and eDocument collections published on the Internet today.