UTS Library

Current Database Trials

The Library regularly arranges trials of new databases. Have a look at any of the current trials that are of interest to you and let us know what you think. Your feedback is appreciated.

Journal Translation Project (JTP)

Description: JTP selects and translates such top Chinese journals as Economic Research Journal, Acta Psychologica Sinica, Foreign Affairs Review, Chinese Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, Journal of China Coal Society and Chinese Traditional and Herbal Drugs, in the fields of economics, social science, philosophy & humanities, basic science, engineering, agricultural science, medical science, etc.

Trial ends 30 September 2016
Feedback to Wei Cai

AccessPharmacy

Description: Access Pharmacy from McGraw-Hill Medical is designed to meet the changing demands of pharmacy education and practice today. Updated regularly and optimized for viewing on any device, this comprehensive, content-rich online pharmacy resource allows users to explore leading pharmacy references, search curriculum topics, research drugs and supplements.

Access Pharmacy gives pharmacy students instant access to videos, games, Q&A, and leading pharmacy textbooks that will establish an important foundation for learning; enables pharmacy instructors to create, track, and report their students’ progress through a custom curriculum that eases workflow; and allows practicing pharmacists to get information instantly about drugs, herbs and supplements, and consult features and editorials concerning the vast array of current pharmacy publications.

Trial ends 5 October 2016
Feedback to Helen Chan

NANO Online

Description: The one-stop-shop for nano-science – offers a comprehensive coverage of the subject area nano science and technology. This database allows for easy access to research results from a cross section of disciplines active in this area – including physics, chemistry and materials science as well as engineering and medicine. The database includes more than 1,000 entries (an equivalent of more than 15,000 print pages) from journals and books as well as Open Access content. Annual updates of more than 250 entries (about 5,000 print pages) will supply state-of-the-art research results.

Trial ends 7 October 2016
Feedback to Helen Chan

BrowZine

Description: The BrowZine interface allows you to browse, read and follow the library’s scholarly journals. BrowZine provides a great mechanism to keep track of your favorite journals and to learn about the new developments in your field. It also can allow you to easily see similar titles to the ones you are familiar with in order to broaden your knowledge of related scholarly literature. You can add journals to your bookshelf and then get notified when a new issue is published. Save articles for off-line reading or export to services such as DropBox, Mendeley, RefWorks, Zotero, Papers and more.

Trial ends 8 October 2016
Feedback to Jackie Edwards

TRIP Pro

Description: TRIP is a smart, fast tool for you to find high quality clinical research evidence. As well as research evidence . TRIP also allow clinicians to search across other content types including images, videos, patient information leaflets, educational courses and news.

Trial ends 17 October 2016
Feedback to Helen Chan

PsycArticles (EBSCO)

Description: This database offers full-text articles for journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association and Hogrefe & Huber. The database includes all material from the print journals. Many titles go back to volume 1, issue 1.

Trial ends 21 October 2016
Feedback to Helen Chan

F1000

Description: F1000Research is an Open Science publishing platform offering immediate publication of articles, posters and slides with no editorial bias. All articles benefit from transparent peer review and the inclusion of all source data.

Trial ends 22 October 2016
Feedback to Helen Chan

Greenleaf Online Library (GOL)

Description: The Greenleaf Online Library (GOL) is the full archive of material published by Greenleaf Publishing, including books, case collections and journals. Each chapter or article is individually tagged with its own metadata.

Trial ends 22 October 2016
Feedback to Sean Riley

PsycArticles (ProQuest)

Description: This database offers full-text articles for journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association and Hogrefe & Huber. The database includes all material from the print journals. Many titles go back to volume 1, issue 1.

Trial ends 23 October 2016
Feedback to Helen Chan

EMIS University

Description: EMIS is the Emerging Markets Information Service. EMIS University offers a wealth of business intelligence on emerging markets to researchers in economics, finance and international business. It provides online access to data and research.

Trial ends 31 October 2016
Feedback to Sean Riley

Birkhauser Building Types Online

Description: The database Building Types Online draws on the expertise and the high international standing of Birkhäuser and comprises the knowledge and content of selected Birkhäuser manuals in typological order. The approx. 850 case studies are documented with texts .by authors who are experts in their fields and with approx. 5000 architectural drawings of high quality as well as 2000 photographs of the buildings. Using a systematic and analytical search and browse structure that allows all kinds of combinations, the database provides solutions for numerous design tasks in study and practice.

Trial ends 6 November 2016
Feedback to David Litting