The AACR is the oldest and largest scientific organization in the world focused on every aspect of high-quality, innovative cancer research. Its reputation for scientific breadth and excellence attract the premier researchers in the field.
Academic Search Complete
Academic SearchTM Complete is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with over 8,000 full-text periodicals, magazines and trade journals, including more than 6,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 11,500 journals and a total of more than 12,000 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.
ACLS Humanities eBook
ACLS Humanities E-Book (HEB) is an online collection of over 3,000
books of high quality in the Humanities, accessible through
institutional and individual subscription. These are works of major
importance, from 250 publishers, that remain vital to both scholars and
advanced students, and are frequently cited in the literature.
ACM Digital Library
The ACM DL is a vast collection of citations and full text from ACM journal and newsletter articles and conference proceedings.
American Chemical Society (ACS)
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.
Online access to the journals published by the ACS. Includes archival access to all titles back to 1879.
American Geophysical Union - CANCELLED (end of 09)
AGU is a worldwide scientific community that advances the understanding of Earth and space for the benefit of humanity. AGU publishes highly respected, peer-reviewed scientific journals, including the Journal of Geophysical Research, which comprises seven disciplinary sections, and the highly cited Reviews of Geophysics. This resource is no longer subscribed by IReL. Please check your library's catalogue for local holdings.
American Institute of Physics Journals
The American Institute of Physics (AIP) is a not-for-profit membership corporation created for the purpose of promoting the advancement and diffusion of the knowledge of physics and its application to human welfare. It is the mission of the Institute to serve the sciences of physics and astronomy by serving its member societies, by serving individual scientists, and by serving students and the general public.
American Mathematical Society
IReL institutions are members of the American Mathematical Society for 2008 with subscriptions to nine journals and free access to an additional four publications and services.
American Medical Association
Journals include JAMA and specialty journals
American Physical Society Journals
Provides access to the journals published by the APS as well as to PROLA, the Physical Reviews Online Archive (archival access to all APS titles as far back as 1893).
American Society for Microbiology
The American Society for Microbiology is the oldest and largest single life science membership organization in the world. Membership has grown from 59 scientists in 1899 to more than 43,000 members today, with more than one third located outside the United States. The members represent 26 disciplines of microbiological specialization plus a division for microbiology educators.
Authoritative, analytic reviews in 34 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Physical, and Social Sciences.
The ARTstor Digital Library provides more than one million images with tools for teaching and research. Its collections comprise contributions from outstanding museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates from all over the world (read the full list here: http://www.artstor.org/collections). The collections encompass a wide variety of subject areas, including art, architecture, music, religion, anthropology, literature, world history, American Studies, Asian Studies, Classical Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance Studies, and more (find sample subject guides here: http://www.artstor.org/subjectguides).
User benefits include the facility to browse, search and view images and their associated data; to create, save and share groups of images; to develop presentations on-line and off-line; to create web-pages and study guides; to upload personal images and sound files.
ARVO Journals - CANCELLED (end of 09)
ARVO publishes a variety of publications to keep both members and non-members up-to-date on cutting edge research, activities of ARVO, information about ARVO's members' activities, and goings on in the ophthalmic community at large.
This resource is no longer available through IReL. Please check your library's catalogue for local holdings.
Founded in 1880 as the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ASME is the premier professional membership organization for more than 120,000 mechanical engineers and associated members worldwide. Online editions of ASME Journals are hosted on the AIP Scitation platform.
ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts
ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts on the Web is an indexing and abstracting tool covering health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education. Updated monthly, ASSIA provides a comprehensive source of social science and health information for the practical and academic professional.
Bibliography of British and Irish History
Previously known as the Royal Historical Society Bibliography. An authoritative guide to what has been written about British and Irish history from the Roman period to the present day.
BioMed Central - CANCELLED (end of 2009)
BioMed Central is an independent "Open Access" publishing house "committed to providing immediate free access to peer-reviewed biomedical research". IReL's Supporter Membership expired on the 31st of October 2010. The Faculty of 1000 Biology, Medicine and Genome Biology are no longer available through IReL. Please check your library's catalogue for local holdings.
Blackwell Synergy - moved to Wiley-Blackwell
Blackwell Publishing is the world's leading society publisher, partnering with 665 academic, medical, and professional societies. Blackwell publishes 850 journals and, to date, has over 6,000 books in print.
Please see all current information, including title lists, under Wiley-Blackwell Combined Full Collection.
The BMJ Publishing Group Ltd publishes a wide range of medical journals covering a broad selection of medical specialities. The journals are peer reviewed and have international Editorial Boards to ensure global relevance. Many of their journals are leaders in their field.
Business Source Complete
Business Source Complete is the world's definitive scholarly business database, providing the leading collection of bibliographic and full-text content.
Business Source Complete exceeds all other databases available in terms of its premium content of peer-reviewed, business related journals. Included as part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database are indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals, dating back as far as 1886.
CAB Abstracts - CANCELLED (end of 2009)
CAB Abstracts is the most comprehensive bibliographic, abstracting and indexing database in the applied life sciences. Covering over 150 countries, and over 50 languages, it gives researchers access to an abundance of information often not available from other databases. The Combined file of CAB Abstracts and Global Health is delivered on CAB Direct. This resource is no longer available through IReL. Please check your library's catalogue for local holdings.
Cambridge Journals Online
Cambridge Journals Online (CJO) is the e-publishing service for over 280 journals published by Cambridge University Press.
Cell Press, an imprint of Elsevier, is committed to improving scientific communication through the publication of exciting research and reviews. Each of our titles is viewed as a must-read by the scientific community it serves.
Compendex - CANCELLED (end of 2011)
Compendex is the most comprehensive bibliographic database of engineering research available today, containing references and abstracts to over 5,000 engineering journals, conferences and technical reports. The broad subject areas of engineering and applied science are comprehensively represented. This resource is no longer subscribed by IReL. Please check your library's catalogue for local holdings.