Sabinet offers online journals originating from or pertaining to Africa. This collection of open access journals covers a broad range of subjects. The journals may be searched individually, and provides immediate access to the PDF versions of full-text articles. Some journals also contain metadata records (including abstracts) for older articles where full text is not available.
SAE Mobilus provides access to information covering the advances and research in mobility engineering including ground vehicle, aerospace, off-highway, and manufacturing technology. The Library's subscription covers the SAE Technical Papers in full text from 1998 onwards, and bibliographic records for SAE Technical Papers back to 1906.
O'Reilly Safari Books Online features a curated library of over 30,000 technical books - including titles from Pearson, O’Reilly Media, and more - organized by the most popular subjects, from web development and mobile apps to entrepreneurship and UX/IA. The database also contains over 4,000 videos, as well as interactive tutorials, case studies, learning paths and audio books.
The SAGE Journals collection includes hundreds of journals spanning the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology, and Medicine. Many of the journals are published on behalf of learned societies and institutions.
SAGE Knowledge offers an expansive range of SAGE eBook and eReference content, including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, professional development titles, and more. The Library has purchased selected titles only.
SAGE has acquired a prestigious journal portfolio from prominent open access publisher, Libertas Academica (LA). Founded in 2004, LA is an independent open access publisher specializing in clinical medicine, biological sciences and chemistry. The publishing portfolio covers topics such as cardiology, neurology, biochemistry, genetics, and analytical chemistry. It publishers also in other disciplines.
SAGE Research Methods is a research methods tool which links SAGE’s renowned book, journal and reference content with truly advanced search and discovery tools. Researchers can explore methods concepts to help them design research projects, understand particular methods or identify a new method, conduct their research, and write up their findings. SAGE Research Methods Cases is a collection of case studies of real social research that faculty can use in their teaching. Cases are original, specially commissioned, and designed to help students understand often abstract methodological concepts by introducing them to case studies of real research projects.
Science And Geography Education (SAGE), produced by RMIT Publishing, is a bibliographic database that indexes popular journals on a broad range of subjects. SAGE covers practically all disciplines of knowledge, though the scientific ones are most heavily represented.
The Sardinia Digital Library offers the local, national and international community a tool capable of enhancing the cultural heritage of Sardinia: film, literature, music, visual arts, sound archives proposed with the use of advanced computer technologies. More than 33,000 images, 5,600 audio tracks, 2,000 videos and 2,600 publications documenting every aspect of the island reality can be consulted. The contents, classified according to strict criteria and archival and national and international cataloging standards, are made available to users, so as to allow free and open consultation.
This database is an index of all the films and broadcasts commissioned by SBS Independent (SBSi) between 1994 and 2008. It was originally compiled as part of a broader research project which examined SBSi as a small cultural institution that made a significant impact within Australia's film and television production sector. This database aggregates data from a variety of resources, including SBS Annual Reports; the National Library of Australia online catalogue, Trove; imdb.com; Ronin Films online catalogue; the Screen Australia "Find a Film" database; the Australian Television Information Archive; and the personal records of former General Managers of SBSi, Andy Lloyd James and Bridget Ikin. Compiled by Dr Amanda Malel Trevisanut.
Please note SCANfile is no longer updated. SCANfile will remain available on Informit as an archive database. SCANfile, produced by the CSIRO Corporate Library and Information Service, is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles on science/technology policy and R&D/general management.
SCC Online is India’s premier legal database with access to complete coverage of the Supreme Court, all High Courts, Tribunals and Commissions, Statutory Material and many foreign jurisdictions and International material.
The SciELO Citation Index includes hundreds of titles and millions of cited references from Open Access journals from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Mexico, Portugal, South Africa, Spain and Venezuela. It covers the period 1997 up to the present and is updated weekly.
SciELO Cuba is the electronic virtual library of Cuban medical journals. The library has been developed by the Cuban National Network of Health Information (INFOMED) in collaboration with the Latin American and Caribbean Center of Health Sciences Information (BIREME), and it is part of the SciELO regional project. The SciELO project is being developed by FAPESP - Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo, in partnership with BIREME. It envisages the development of a common methodology for the preparation, storage, dissemination and evaluation of scientific literature in electronic format. As the project develops, new journal titles will be added in the library collection.
Science Alert is a leading international scientific publisher dedicated to publish peer-reviewed significant research work, delivering quality content through innovative information products and services. Our business is to manage the knowledge and disseminate the new discoveries globally. Science Alert publishes close to 150 academic and professional journals.
The Royal Society of Victoria had a strong role in nineteenth century Australian science, but this role has waxed and waned in the hundred years since Federation in 1901. From exercising a broad influence in the national and state science arenas, to more specific research in the natural sciences, the Society has always promoted discovery through science and technology. Investigates the impact of Federation and the creation of national scientific institutions on the development of science in Victoria.
ScienceDirect is Elsevier's leading platform of peer-reviewed scholarly literature. It is a large database of scientific, technical, and medical research with a wide variety of features and content. ScienceDirect Books content includes monographs, book series and reference works.
SciFinder is a research discovery tool that allows you to explore the CAS databases containing literature from many scientific disciplines including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, agricultural science, and more.
SciQuest is a fully indexed and searchable e-library of quality New Zealand and Australian veterinary and animal science and veterinary continuing education publications. The Library has access to selected titles: Proceedings of the New Zealand Society of Animal Production ; Equine Veterinarians Australia Publications, including Proceedings of the Bain Fallon Memorial Lectures and the Australian Equine Veterinarian ; New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) Special Interest Branch Proceedings.
SciVal helps you assess your institution’s research performance from a variety of perspectives in order to establish, execute and evaluate strategies based on reliable evidence. It offers quick easy access to the research performance of 8,500 research institutions and 220 countries worldwide.
Scopus is an abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities, Scopus features smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research.
HeinOnline has partnered with the Stair Society to bring the history of Scots Law to the forefront. This library contains official publications from the Stair Society including the Stair Society Main (Annual) Series Vols. 1-53 (1936-2008), and the Supplementary Series Vols. 1-3. In addition to the publications of the Stair Society, researchers will find influential works and links to scholarly articles relating to Scottish legal history.
Scottish Women Poets of the Romantic Period includes 60 volumes of poetry by 47 authors. Accompanying the texts are extensive bio-critical essays, specially written for the database by leading scholars in the field, as well as selected criticism from the critical bibliography compiled by the editors. Edited by Nancy Kushigian of the University of California, Davis and Stephen Behrendt of the University of Nebraska, the database is part of the Alexander Street Literature package, which enables researchers to explore the rich literary heritage of diverse cultures from across the globe.
ScreenHub is Australia's leading portal for professionals working within and those aspiring to enter Film & Television, where a community read, write and share their knowledge and passion for the industry.
The Selden Society was founded in 1887 to encourage the study and advance the knowledge of the history of English law. The Selden Society researches and studies the history of the law, development of legal ideas, the legal profession, the courts, judges and lawyers, literature and legal records, English common law and the legal system. Provides access to early English legal history manuscripts and yearbooks.
This database provides accurate bibliographic information, as well as current pricing structures for popular serials. The Serials Directory contains nearly 250,000 U.S. and international titles, including newspapers, journals and magazines. With data from more than 108,000 publishers worldwide, including e-mail and Internet address, language, publication frequency, ISSN, Library of Congress, Dewey Decimal Classification, and more.
Shopping Centres Online provides detailed information on over 1,500 Australian shopping centres. Data includes centre ownership, management, size, tenancy mix, moving annual turnover and pedestrian estimates.
SIAL - Serials in Australian Libraries lists the locations of 663,000+ serials held in Australian libraries and is produced by National Library of Australia. Subject coverage includes serials in all subject areas held by Australian libraries. SIAL is the companion database to the Australian Interlibrary Resource Sharing Directory. It covers the period from 1972 to present.
SIAM’s line-up of prize-winning authors and titles address both timely and fundamental topics that have made SIAM books indispensible to researchers, faculty, and students around the world. Almost 400 books are available online.
The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) is an international community of over 13,000 individual members. Through publications, research, and community, the mission of SIAM is to build cooperation between mathematics and the worlds of science and technology
The Siku Quanshu (‘Complete Library of Four Treasures’) is a compendium of 3,000 years of Chinese knowledge, including literature, history, medicine, science and technology, diplomacy, philosophy, linguistics and so much more. This definitive Wenyuange edition of the Siku Quanshu encompasses 3,460 works totaling more than 36,000 volumes and is brought to life like never before in a unique, fully online format.
SMC - Singapore/Malaysia Collection covers development of the Malay States, Singapore and the Bornean regions from founding through to the colonial period and independence, and is produced by the National University of Singapore Library. It covers the period from 1900 to September 2007.
The Sixties: Primary Documents and Personal Narratives 1960–1974 brings the 1960s alive through diaries, letters, autobiographies and other memoirs, written and oral histories, manifestos, government documents, memorabilia, and scholarly commentary. With 150,000 pages of material at completion, this searchable collection is the definitive electronic resource for students and scholars researching this important period in American history, culture, and politics
This resource brings together primary source documents from archives and libraries across the Atlantic world, allowing students and researchers to explore and compare unique material relating to the complex subjects of slavery, abolition and social justice. In addition to the primary source documents there is a wealth of useful secondary sources for research and teaching; including an interactive map, scholarly essays, tutorials, a visual sources gallery, chronology and bibliography. Register for My Archive and save your favourite documents, search results and images to your personal collection area.
Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive consists of material sourced from books, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, legal documents, court records, monographs, manuscripts, and maps from many different countries. The primary source material is accompanied by research guides, subject outlines, and scholarly essays on the subject. The archive also offers links to websites, biographies, chronology, bibliographies, and information on key collections, to give users background and context for further research. NOTE: The Library has purchased Part II : Slave Trade in the Atlantic World.
This collection brings together, for the first time, all known legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery. It also contains hundreds of pamphlets and books written about slavery. The editors have gathered every English-language legal commentary on slavery published before 1920, which includes many essays and articles in obscure, hard-to-find journals in the United States and elsewhere.
Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries includes the published recordings owned by the non-profit Smithsonian Folkways Recordings label and the archival audio collections of the legendary Folkways Records, Cook, Dyer-Bennet, Fast Folk, Monitor, Paredon and other labels. It also includes music recorded around the African continent by Dr. Hugh Tracey for the International Library of African Music (ILAM) at Rhodes University as well as material collected by recordists on the South Asian subcontinent from the Archive Research Centre for Ethnomusicology (ARCE), sponsored by the American Institute for Indian Studies.
SNIPER, produced by the Library at IP Australia, is a bibliographic database of journal articles, conference papers, and other documents about issues in intellectual property. It provides a knowledge base to support policy, awareness and research in intellectual property matters.
Social Theory offers documents that explore the complexities and interpret the nature of social behavior and organization.Includes major theorists as Theodor Adorno, Jean Baudrillard, Simone de Beauvoir, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Émile Durkheim, Michel Foucault, Jürgen Habermas, Robert Merton, Dorothy E. Smith , and Talcott Parsons.
Sourced from the British Film Institute (BFI), Socialism on Film documents the communist world, from the Russian Revolution to the end of the Cold War. This unique collection of documentary films, features and newsreels reveals all aspects of life behind the Iron Curtain, as seen by filmmakers from the USSR, Vietnam, Cuba, China, East Germany, Eastern Europe and more. The footage was originally sourced from communist states, then versioned into English language for private distribution in Britain and the West. The films have been conserved, digitised from the original 16mm and 35mm reels, and are fully transcribed and searchable.