Databases A to Z

This is an overview of the databases to which we subscribe, as well as some useful free resources.

Database Access from Home - Nord University

Password list for journals who need separate access



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ABI/INFORM

Bibliographic references and full text articles in "Business and Management". Also relevant for Social Science and Health.
Vendor: ProQuest.

Academic Search Premier


Approx. 4.600 full-text journals (interdisciplinary).

ACM Digital Library

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AGRIS


References to literature within the fields of agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry and aquaculture collected by AGRIS, The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). (1975-)

AMED (Allied and complementary Medicine)

Access  For access to this database from home, register as a user on Helsebiblioteket website.

ASFA

Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts. Contains references and abstracts relevant to Marine and Fisheries Science.
Vendor: ProQuest

ATEKST

        
Archives for Norwegian newspapers  and -agents, such as Aftenposten, Bergens Tidende, Dagsavisen, Dagbladet, Dagens næringsliv, Nordlys and NTB.
Vendor: Retriever 

B

BASE (Bielefeld Academic Search Engine)

BASE is one of the world's most voluminous search engines especially for academic web resources. BASE provides more than 120 million documents from more than 6,000 sources. You can access the full texts of about 60% of the indexed documents for free (Open Access). BASE is operated by Bielefeld University Library.

Biological abstracts + BIOSIS

Access to Biological Abstracts
An expansive index to the world’s life sciences journal literature, covering topics ranging from botany to microbiology to pharmacology. 
An expansive index to life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more.

BIOMED CENTRAL

Open access via Helsebiblioteket

Bokmålsordboka og nynorskordboka

Definition and grammar dictionaries for Norway's two written standards bokmål and nynorsk.

Brage Nord

Nord University's open archive for fulltext documents. This institutional archive contains freely available theses and papers from staff and students.

Britannica

Access    
Interdisciplinary encyclopedia. Contains the entire Encyclopædia Britannica; Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary; the Britannica Book of the Year, and Britannica's Internet Guide.

BrowZine

Access    

Download the app and create an account for personal access on mobile devices.
BrowZine is a service that provides an overview of all e-journals the library subscribes to. You can search for journals on title or topic, and add those you are interested in into your own digital bookcase. You may also be notified when there is a new issue avalable from these journals.

 

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CAB abstracts

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Summaries of and references to literature within the fields of agriculture, agricultural economics, forestry, natural resource management, biotechnology, toxicology, nutrition etc. (1972-) . Approx. 370 full-text journals and 450 full-text conference publications.

CAMBRIDGE JOURNALS ONLINE

Access to over 100 interdisciplinary e-journals published by Cambridge University Press.

CINAHL WITH FULL TEXT

Access 
Covers nursing and related fields incl. fysiotherapy, occupational therapy and nutrition. Some qualitative research, books, conference reports and patient experiences but contains mainly references to journal articles.

COCHRANE

Source for evidence based practice, mainly regarding effects of interventions. For access from home, register as a user on the database Helsebiblioteket's website. 

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DART - EUROPE

Provides access to several hundred thousand research theses from several hundred universities in Europe.

DIB

Access - free access if you register with your student or staff e-mail.

Tools within the fields of economics and corporate law - information, templates and checklists.

DOAB: Directory of Open Access Books

Interdisciplinary database with free academic books in full-text.

DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals

Interdisciplinary database with free academic journals in full-text.

DSM-IV


Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4th edition

DYNAMED plus

English language medical encyclopedia with extensive coverage of psychiatry. NB! Trial access in 2017-18 via Helsebibliotek agreement. Campus access only.



E

E-journals

Download the app and create an account for personal access on mobile devices.
BrowZine is a service that provides an overview of all e-journals the library subscribes to. You can search for journals on title or topic, and add those you are interested in into your own digital bookcase. You may also be notified when there is a new issue avalable from these journals.

EBOOK CENTRAL (Formerly Ebrary)

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Electronic books within many fields, particularly economics, social science, arts and IT.  Read e-books by downloading them, reading online or downloading chapters.

Ebrary - on your PC, tablet and mobile.pdf   

Ebscohost


E-books, primarily within the fields of nursing, pedagogy and game technology. 

Embase

Access For access to this database from home, register as a user on Helsebiblioteket website.
European oriented bibliographic database within biomedicine and pharmacology

Emerald

Access to over 35.000 full text articles going back to 1994. Articles from journals within economics and management. 

Energy Citations Database

Research information within science, technology and engineering. The database is run by the US Department of Energy.

Encyclopedia of Popular Music

This encyclopedia's 30,000 entries cover all genres and periods of popular music from 1900 to the present day. 

ERIC: Education Resources Information Center

Includes bibliographic records, journal articles, books, conference papers, technical reports, policy papers, and other education related materials.

Eurostat

EU statistics in full text. Tables and calculations may be generated as required through Data Shop Network.

F

Factiva

Business information from newspapers and journals worldwide. Stocks and currency and company information for listed companies.

G

Google Scholar

Access      Log on for full-text links from Nord University. 

Grove Music Online

Access     

The definitive source for music scholarship.


H

Handbook of Pharmaceutical Excipients

Access  

Helsebiblioteket

Access   For access to databases from home, register as a user on the website. 

Human Anatomy Atlas

Access    NB! Use IE or Firefox for 2 possible PC/MAC versions. Read system requirements! Mobile access only from wifi at study locations (Eduroam) which gives offline access via app in 150 days before renewal on campus necessary.


I

ICD-10


International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 10th revision.

Idunn

Intrafish global edition

Access                  

Intrafish Nordic edition

Access                

J

JCR: Journal Citation Reports

Access  Access from home is unstable, and we cannot guarantee that it works at all times. Troubleshooting! JRC is also available from Web of Science as a separate tab.
 

JSTOR

Jubileums- og minnedager


K

Kontohjelp

Access - free access if you register with your student or staff e-mail.

Answers to accounting questions with entries, VAT, rates and supplementary guides.


L

Legatsiden

LION: Literature Online

Lovdata - FREE VERSION

Lovdata PRO - Library version

Access    NB! Students at Nord University cannot create personal/student accounts in Lovdata PRO. The Library Edition provides the same info, but without personal tools.


M

MathEduc

Open access     Offers a worldwide overview of literature on research, theory and practice in mathematics education. Also covers education in information technology at primary school level.

Medline

Access   Bibliographic database which contains millions of citations from biomedical and life science journals. Indexed with Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). For access to this database from home, register as a user on the Helsebiblioteket website.
Access   (via ProQuest)

MeSH in english and norwegian

Open access - search terms within medicine and health sciences

MLA International Bibliography

Database for language, literature and linguistics with references to and summaries of journal articles.


N

NATURE (the journal)

Access   
Access to electronic journals from Nature -  International journal of science.
We subscribe to: Nature - Nature Climate Change - Nature Reviews Genetics - Nature Reviews Immunology - Scientific American

NEL - Norsk Elektronisk Legehåndbok

Medical dictionary aimed at doctors and other health personnel. Also contains patient information.

NORA

National search engine for scientific information in open institutional archives: Bachelor's and Master's theses; Ph.D. theses, and open access articles by the institutions' students and staff.

NORART

Norwegian and Nordic index to periodical articles. References to articles from 460 Norwegian periodicals and yearbooks.

Norsk lovkommentar

Access  NB! In Norwegian only! Click: Gå til Rettsdata. The resource is part of Rettsdata Total as from 2019.
Log in using FEIDE-ID, both on campus and for remote access.


O

ODIN

Odin contains comprehensive information on companies in the Nordic countries. You can use it to research individual companies, search for companies with specific profiles and for analysis. Coverage: Nordic countries. Standardised annual accounts, financial ratios, activities and ownership information for 700,000 companies in the Nordic region.

OECD Statistics

Access Statistics published by OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development) and IEA (International Energy Agency). We only subscribe to the Statistics section.

Ordnett

Ordnett offers digital dictionaries in 11 languages.

Oria (Nord University)

The library's search engine. Provides direct access to most of the library's print and electronic resources. Sign in with your Nord-FEIDE to renew loans and reserve/order books/articles.

Oxford English Dictionary

Access     
Guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world.


P

Project Gutenberg

Offers over 57,000 free eBooks of the world's great literature. Focuses on older works for which copyright has expired.

Proquest

Contains the world’s largest collection of dissertations and theses, newspapers, academic ebooks, and collections of important scholarly journals.

PsycInfo

Access   Bibliographic database within psychology and related subjects. For remote access, create an account on www.helsebiblioteket.no.

Pubmed

PubMed comprises more than 28 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.

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Rettsdata Total

Access NB! In Norwegian only! Click: Gå til Rettsdata.
Log in using FEIDE-ID, both on campus and for remote access.

S

Sage

Fulltext articles from journals in business, humanities, social sciences, science, technology and medicine.

Science Direct

Access Update 25.4.19: The national agreement is renewed. 
Provides access to a large database of scientific and medical research. This database contains over 10 million pieces of content from thousands of academic journals and e-books.

Scopus

A reference and citation database. Main focus is on natural science, medicine and social science. Provides peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.

SmartCheck (from Bisnode)

Access  Main portal for credit information and other business information in Norway. NB! Login with student / staff number + password (Nord-FEIDE) both on and off campus network.

SPORTDiscuss with Full text

Covers key areas of sports medicine and related fields. Content areas range from sports physiology and sports psychology to physical education and recreation.

Springer Link

Access Update 15.3.19: National negotiations with supplier is ongoing. Preliminary access until 30.4.19
Interdisciplinary database. Provides access to scientific documents from journals, books, series, protocols and reference works from Springer, Kluwer and Sense Publisher.

Store Norske Leksikon

Store norske leksikon is a Norwegian interdisciplinary encyclopedia.

Svemed+

SveMed+ contains references to Nordic articles within medicine, health science and nursing.


T

Taylor & Francis

Update 15.3.19: National negotiations with supplier is ongoing.  Access is expected to be broken during 2019, preliminary access until 31.5.19
Full text access to e-journals from Taylor & Francis to which Nord University subscribes.

TEACHER REFERENCE CENTER

Journals and books within pedagogy and teaching.


W

WEB OF SCIENCE

Access   
Provides access to Science Citation Index Expanded; Social Science Citation Index; Arts and Humanities Citation Index, and Emerging Sources Citation Index. The database is interdisciplinary.

Wiley online library

Update 15.3.19: The national agreement has been renewed.
Multidisciplinary collections with access to over 4 million articles from 1,500 journals, 9,000 books, and hundreds of multi-volume reference works, laboratory protocols and databases.