Miguel de Benavides Library
UNIVERSITY OF SANTO TOMAS
ESPAÑA, MANILA, PHILIPPINES
GVRL - Gale Virtual Reference LibraryOn Campus | Remote Access
Is a world leader in e-research and educational publishing for libraries, schools and businesses.
Knovel is an interactive database that provides full-text access to an online collection of science and engineering reference
Oxford Reference Online offers in-depth reference on Performing Arts, Art and Architecture, Language Reference, Linguistics, Music and Contemporary History (post 1945)
Oxford Scholarship Online
Oxford Scholarship Online offers full-text access to scholarly works from key disciplines biology, philosophy, religion, Economics and Finance, psychology, sociology, Art & Architecture
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Open Access Resources
AccessPharmacy® from McGraw-Hill Medical is an online curricular resource designed to meet the changing demands of pharmacy education. A flexible resource, AccessPharmacy allows students to select a core curriculum topic, browse by organ system, review textbooks, search across leading pharmacy online references and view optimized content on a mobile device.
American Chemical Society
ACS Publications stands alongside Chemical Abstracts Services in supporting the American Chemical Society's goal to be the most authoritative, comprehensive, and indispensable provider of chemistry-related information, in keeping with the ACS's Vision of Improving People's Lives Through the Transforming Power of Chemistry.
American Society of Civil Engineers
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Library is the full-text database ASCE digital content (journals, standards, proceedings, e-books). It contains all journal articles, published by ASCE from 1983 to present, and proceedings, published by ASCE from 2000 to present.
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Digital Collection previously known as The ASME Digital Library, is ASME's repository of current and archival literature featuring:
ASME's Transaction Journals from 1960 to the present., ASME's Conference Proceedings from 2002 to the present., ASME Press eBooks selected from 1993 to the present.
Art and Architecture in Video
An online streaming film collection, delivers documentaries and interviews illustrating the theory and practice of a variety of art forms and providing the context necessary for critical analysis.
The collection spans period and region, including coverage of the Renaissance, Neoclassicism, Romanticism, Modern, and Contemporary art. In addition to art history and theory, the collection addresses applied topics such as architectural and graphic design.
ARTSTOR Digital Library
The Artstor Digital Library is a resource that provides digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences. The collections comprise contributions from outstanding international museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates.
The Emerald Insights platform provides access to and information with highest quality, peer reviewed research. A high quality, interdisciplinary journal collection serving the academic and professional research communities in accounting, finance and economics.
Euromonitor International (Passport)
Passport, Euromonitor International's gateway to global market research database provides statistics, analysis, reports, surveys and breaking news on industries, countries and consumers worldwide. Passport connects market research to company goals and annual planning, analysing market context, competitor insight and future trends impacting businesses globally.
The information includes:
Company financials in a standardised format; Financial strength indicators; Directors and contacts; Original filings/images; Stock data; Detailed corporate and ownership structures; Industry research; Business and company-related news; M&A deals and rumours
Taylor & Francis Online
Taylor & Francis Online Journal Collection: Sport, Leisure & Tourism
Sport: Features journals in a variety of subjects, ranging from Sport & Recreation, Medical Research, Health Studies, Sport History to Sociology of Sport Leisure: A distinguished list covers topics such as Leisure Recreation Management, Leisure Studies and Heritage Management & Conservation Tourism: Offers an international perspective to key topics, covering the range of tourism theory and practice
THEOLOGY / CANON LAW
It provides selective indexing of articles found in over one hundred popular magazines, journals and leading newspapers in the Philippines published from 1988 to the present.
The Philippine eLib is a collaborative project of the National Library of the Philippines (NLP), University of the Philippines (UP), Department of Science and Technology (DOST), Department of Agriculture (DA), and the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). The availables resources include: union catalog of the five partners; digitized Filipiniana materials including theses and dissertations;special collection/researches of the five partners.
Curated and annotated Philippine legal content accessible across all platforms – tablets, smartphones, laptops, and desktops.
Username and Password are available at the Reference and Information Section and Civil Law Library.
Open Access Resources
The guide that includes a curated list of free, peer-reviewed journals and journal databases from a number of disciplines
Aardvarknet.info (Asian Resources for Librarians)
provides direct links to various free Asian online databases and fulltext electronic journals. Searchable and browsable. Subjects include library and information science, medical sciences, social sciences, agriculture, education, science and technology.
All original research articles published by BioMed Central are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication. Approximately 130 titles are available full text. Subject areas include biology and biomedicine.
is a scientific literature digital library and search engine that focuses primarily on the literature in computer and information science. CiteSeer indexes the full-text of the entire articles and citations. Full boolean, phrase and proximity search is supported.
College & Research Libraries (C&RL)
is a solely electronic publication with a primary focus on digital library research and development, including but not limited to new technologies, applications, and contextual social and economic issues.
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
is a database of the University of Lund (Sweden) which provides access to quality controlled scientific Open Access Journals covering several subject areas. Open access journals use a funding model that does not charge the readers. Approximately 1,670 titles are available in full text. Currently 414 journals are searchable at article level. As of today 76,402 articles are included in the DOAJ service.
is the biggest directory of free downloadable ebooks online. All ebooks on the site are free to download and will always be free.
ENR: Engineering News-Record
Free Medical Journals
is dedicated to the promotion of free access to medicaljournals over the Internet. It lists a large number of medical journals that currently provide free full-text access on the WWW.
It enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research. Use Google Scholar to find articles from a wide variety of academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories and universities, as well as scholarly articles available across the web."
Hartford Institute for Religion Research
It is research based information on the social scientific study of religion.
HighWire Press, Internet Imprint of the Standford University Libraries
Over 15 million articles from over 4,500 PubMed journals, including 939,111 free full text articles and from 868 HighWire-hosted journals. Covering several subject areas.
HINARI (Health InterNetwork Access to Research Initiative)
It provides free or very low cost online access to 2300 major journals in biomedical and related social sciences to local, non-profit and academic institutions in the health sector in 113 developing countries.
Homiletic and Pastoral Review
Journal of Philippine Librarianship (JPL)
is an annual publication of the School of Library and Information Studies of the University of the Philippines (UPSLIS). It covers all aspects of library, archival and information studies in the Philippines.
is a project of the University of Michigan Digital Library Production Service which aims to create a collection of freely available, previously difficult-to-access, academically-oriented digital resources that are easily searchable by anyone. It has 5,740, 091 records from 522 different institutions.
Open Access Journals
is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS), a non-profit organization committed to making scientific and medical literature a public resource.
is a peer-reviewed open access journal published by the Public Library of Science. The best thing about this database is that it provides information on online article usage, citations to the article, and other indicators of impact. The regularly updated data fall into the following categories: Citations, Article Usage, Media and Blog Coverage About The Article, Social Tools for Reference Management as well as Research Recommendation and Evaluation, PLOS Reader Evaluation.
POPLINE (POPulation Information onLINE)
provides worldwide coverage of population, family planning, and related health issues, including family planning technology and programs, fertility, and population law and policy.
Cornell University Library is proud to launch Project Euclid, an initiative to advance effective and affordable scholarly communication in theoretical and applied mathematics and statistics.
is a freely accessible database created by NIH in 2004 to provide information about small organic molecules. It is designed for use as a research tool and as a starting point that may lead to the development of new medications. The database connects chemical information with biomedical research and clinical information, organizing facts in numerous databases into a unified whole.
is a digital archive of life sciences journal literature. PMC currently provides free and unrestricted access to the full text of 104 life sciences journals, with more to come.
Social Science Research Network (SSRN)
consists of two parts: an Abstract Database containing abstracts on over 30,900 scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection currently containing over 15,000 downloadable full text documents.
is the online library of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. The University Library is not a subscriber but access to the search engine and some parts of the website is free.
World Population Data
Every year, Population Reference Bureau (PRB) provides the latest demographic data for the world, global regions, and more than 200 countries. This year’s special focus, “Human Needs, Sustainable Resources,” is the subject of our Insights feature. Explore the data in new map and chart tools. Compare countries’ population projections in the data visualization.
OPEN ACCESS ELECTRONIC BOOKS (Also available off-campus)
Digital Book Index
provides links to more than 105,000 title records from more than 1800 commercial and non-commercial publishers, universities, and various private sites. About 66,000 of these books, texts, and documents are available free, while many others are available at very modest cost.
gives access to full text of books.
is a free and open resource designed primarily for faculty and students of higher education. Subjects include arts, business, education, mathematics, statistics, social science, science and technology.
Online Books Page
is a website that facilitates access to books that are freely readable over the Internet. Listing over 20,000 free books on the Web.
is the first and largest single collection of free electronic books, or eBooks.
Routledge Handbooks Online (RHO)On Campus
AccessMedicine is an online collection of key medical reference texts that provide authoritative and current medical data. Medical news, updates, patient education information, a diagnostic tool, and an integrated drug database with information about dosages, trade names, and pricing are also part of this resource. Searching is available across the entire suite of basic sciences and clinical texts. An A-Z index and QuickAccess search also provide easy access to material.
Trial period runs from March 03, 2017 - April 02, 2017.
ClinicalKey is a point-of-care clinical information service for physicians and other healthcare professionals. It provides access to a unique combination of medical reference books, medical journals, drug information, and practice guidelines. ClinicalKey helps health professionals locate and use clinical information quickly to answer questions and to keep current with changing healthcare issues.
MDConsult, Procedures Consult, All Clinical Pharmacology Drug Monographs, All Medical and Surgical Clinics of North America, Medical and Surgical Videos and Images, 900+ Electronic Reference Books, 500+ Electronic Journals.
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