Additional access to digital resources during COVID-19

Information about publishers who are making digital content more widely available during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) period

Last updated: Wednesday 20 May 14:00

In light of the movement restrictions in place as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, a number of publishers and content providers have opened up some or all of their digital content to support library users during this period. This web page provides a single list of databases, e-books and e-journals.

Please note:

  • This list includes content that the library may not currently subscribe to. It is important to note that these resources are only available because of the exceptional situation we are currently facing, and the library will not be able to make many of these resources available after the period of free access.
  • There is no guarantee that publishers will continue to make content freely available and may remove access to the additional, unsubscribed content without notice.
  • Each publisher has different restrictions, so please check the publisher record for further details, such as freely available content.
  • Normal licence restrictions apply.

If you have any questions about our online resources, then please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Please view our COVID-19 update for library users for more information about service availability at this time.

Additional access is available on these resources

ACS Publications

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

37 articles in a Chemistry in Coronavirus Research Virtual Issue; focused on virus structure & infection mechanism and Diagnostic and Therapeutic Approaches.

Description

In light of the current outbreak of a novel coronavirus (2019–nCoV), ACS Publications would like to share this Virtual Issue that features a collection of articles on coronavirus research.

Publisher

ACS Publications

 

 

 

American Medical Association

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database  

Access length

Access available until further notice.

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JAMA Network COVID-19 multimedia collection with Questions & Answers with NIAID's Anthony Fauci. Plus lots of CME articles, and past publications on vaccine development, infection control, and public health preparedness.

Description

Browse the JAMA Network COVID-19 collection, including Questions & Answers with NIAID's Anthony Fauci. An interactive map of the outbreak courtesy of The Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering, and past publications on vaccine development, infection control, and public health preparedness.

Publisher

American Medical Association

 

 

 

Annual Reviews

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Annual Reviews accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until 15 June 2020

Freely accessible content coverage

All 52 journals are freely available

Description

Annual Reviews publishes 52 science journals, covering subjects such as Medicine and Social Sciences.

Publisher

Annual Reviews

 

 

 

Arcadian Library Online

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

The award-winning Arcadian Library Online enables easy exploration of the rich holdings of the Arcadian Library, revealing the shared cultural heritage of Europe and the Middle East across the course of a millennium.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

Berg Fashion Library

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Berg Fashion Library, Fashion Photography Archive, Fairchild Books Library, and Bloomsbury Fashion Business Cases comprise Bloomsbury Fashion Central. These databases complement each other and offer enhanced content discoverability through a unified taxonomy, powerful search, and related content functionality.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

Berghahn Books

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until further notice.

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Over 40 Open Access books on Bergahn platform.

Description

Ideal for remote learning and online teaching, Berghahn Books offers a growing number of open-access titles available for direct download from our website.

Publisher

Berghahn

 

 

 

Berghahn Journals

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until 30 June 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All Berghahn journals, current and back issues.

Description

Berghahn Journals publishes 38 scholarly journals in the social sciences and humanities.

Publisher

Berghahn

 

 

 

 

BibliU e-textbooks

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database
  • You will need to manually log in to this resource by clicking 'Login through your university' option and selecting UWE from the list

Freely accessible content coverage

All content available on the site is accessible to UWE users.

Description

A variety of e-textbook collections from multiple publishers. Example content includes: OUP fundamentals of biomedical science - The Fundamentals of Biomedical Science series is written to reflect the challenges of practicing biomedical science today. King & Lawley’s Organisational Behaviour - Market-leading text offering the most critical, practical, and accessible approach to the subject of organisational behaviour.

Publisher

BibliU

 

 

 

 

BioOne

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until December 31 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

Coronavirus related articles in 3 journals.

Description

Peer-reviewed scholarly research and research libraries are trusted guides during times of scientific uncertainty. As the world navigates the COVID-19 pandemic, BioOne is proud to share the wealth of relevant content from our publishing partners to provide support for those working on solutions for this global crisis.

Publisher

BioOne

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Applied Visual Arts

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Bloomsbury Applied Visual Arts combines visual inspiration with practical advice on everything from idea generation and research techniques to portfolio development – making this the ultimate guide to a visual arts education.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Architecture Library

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Bloomsbury Architecture Library is a leading digital resource for the study of architecture, urbanism, and interior design.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Collections

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Bloomsbury Collections delivers instant access to quality research and provides libraries with a flexible way to build eBook collections across the humanities and social sciences. It contains over 6,000 titles, featuring content from Bloomsbury’s latest research publications as well as a 100+ year legacy including Continuum, T&T Clark, Bristol Classical Press, Berg, The Arden Shakespeare and Hart Publishing.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Cultural History

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Offering exclusive digital access to Bloomsbury’s ground-breaking Cultural Histories series alongside an extensive eBook collection and primary sources from leading global institutions, Bloomsbury Cultural History offers students and scholars a unique approach to this diverse field of study.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Design Library

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

The Bloomsbury Design Library gives comprehensive global coverage of the history, theory and practice of crafts and design, from prehistoric times to the present day.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Education and Childhood Studies

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Bloomsbury Education and Childhood Studies offers systematic and comprehensive coverage of education and childhood studies around the world.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Encyclopaedia of Philosophers

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Philosophers features critical biographies of individuals who have contributed to the history of intellectual thought. Growing each year, it currently includes over 8,000 thinkers from North America, Britain, Ireland, France, Germany, the Netherlands, and the Middle East.

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Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Fashion Business Cases

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Berg Fashion Library, Fashion Photography Archive, Fairchild Books Library, and Bloomsbury Fashion Business Cases comprise Bloomsbury Fashion Central. These databases complement each other and offer enhanced content discoverability through a unified taxonomy, powerful search, and related content functionality.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Fashion Video Archive

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

In partnership with YOOX-NET-A-PORTER, Bloomsbury Fashion Video Archive exhibits almost 3,000 spectacular fashion shows presented in Paris, London, New York, and Milan by 460 international designers, and covers the period 1979 to 2003. Each video features extensive indexing and captioning to enable search, browse, and enhanced discoverability.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Food Library

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Providing an extensive collection of food content, Bloomsbury Food Library offers students, researchers, and scholars an unprecedented insight into this diverse field of study.

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Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Medieval Studies

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Bloomsbury Medieval Studies offers a global perspective on this rich field of study, bringing together high quality secondary content with visual primary sources, a brand new reference work and object images in a one-stop digital resource that will open up the medieval world.

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Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

Bloomsbury Popular Music

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Bloomsbury Popular Music is a unique source of scholarship and serious in-depth analysis of popular music in a global context.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

Bloomsbury Professional

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Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database
  • Choose 'Login with Shibboleth' and select UWE from the list

Access length

30th June 2020

Freely accessible content coverage

All modules of Law books in a variety of practice areas.

Description

Bloomsbury Professional is a large collection of legal textbooks covering a wide array of practice areas.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

Brill

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

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Access available until further notice.

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More than 30 leading STM publishers have committed to making all of their COVID-19 and coronavirus-related publications immediately accessible.

Description

Brill have opened up books and articles on topics such as public health, distance learning, and crisis research. If any new related content is published with us, it will be added to this collection.

Publisher

Brill Publishing

 

 

 

Churchill Archive

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Published in October 2012 by Bloomsbury Publishing in collaboration with the Churchill Archives Centre, the Churchill Archive is a digital library of modern international history. It includes more than 800,000 pages of original documents, produced between 1874 and 1965, ranging from Winston S. Churchill’s personal correspondence to his official exchanges with kings, presidents, politicians, and military leaders.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

CNKI

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

1640+ articles regarding COVID-19, cost for OA publication and related services will be completely covered by CNKI.

Description

Divides the research results of COVID-19 into 6 stages: Pathogeny, Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment, Prognosis and Nursing.

Publisher

CNKI

 

 

Cochrane

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Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until further notice

Freely accessible content coverage

Access to the Cochrane Library will be temporarily unrestricted.

Description

The Cochrane Library is considered to be the best single source of reliable evidence on the effects of health care.

Publisher

John Wiley & Sons

 

 

 

Digital Science

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

All relevant content on COVID-19 in Dimensions.

Description

As of 22 Mar publications: 4164, trials: 645, datasets: 54; Updated daily.

Publisher

Digital Science

 

 

 

Drama Online

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

The award-winning Drama Online introduces new writers alongside the most iconic names in playwriting history, providing contextual and critical background through scholarly works and practical guides.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

EBSCO

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Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until 30 June 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

Faculty Select: faculty can search 12,400+ Open Educational Resources.

Description

To support distance learning at institutions impacted by COVID-19 closures, we have created a simplified version of EBSCO Faculty Select to help faculty easily find Open Educational Resources and DRM-free e-books to support remote classroom needs.

With this option, EBSCO is offering a simplified version of Faculty Select that includes access to OER material as well as the option to discover more than 255,000 DRM-free EBSCO eBooks in one place, available at no charge for faculty to use through June 30, 2020. Contact your EBSCO representative if you have any questions or want to learn more.

Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

 

EDP Sciences

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Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until 30 June 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

To support all researchers during the Covid-19 pandemic, EDP Sciences has opened the journals content on our site from 2018-2020 so it is freely available for all to read.

Description

Physics & astronomy, engineering & technology, health sciences & dentistry, life sciences, chemistry, mathematics and computer sciences.

Publisher

EDP Sciences

 

 

 

Elsevier

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

Journal article hubs from Elsevier, Lancet and Cell Press as well as Springer Nature, Wiley, NEJM, BMJ, ASM, and Chongqing VIP.

Description

Expert curated information for the research and health community on SARS-CoV-2 (the novel coronavirus) and COVID-19 (the disease). All resources are free to access and include guidelines for clinicians and patients.

Publisher

Elsevier

 

 

 

 

Emerald Insight

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

22 expert briefings, journal articles, and book chapters related to the coronavirus and the management of epidemics.

Description

Coronavirus, the management of epidemics and the wider impact on society.

Publisher

Emerald Publishing Ltd

 

 

 

 

Equinox Journals

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Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

Previous 12 months of journals, and forthcoming issues.

Description

Equinox now publishes over 40 peer-reviewed, international journals, clustering in our main subject areas of Archaeology & History, Linguistics & Communication, Popular Music, Religion & Ethics.

Publisher

Equinox  Publishing

 

 

 

 

 

Fashion Photography Archive

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Berg Fashion Library, Fashion Photography Archive, Fairchild Books Library, and Bloomsbury Fashion Business Cases comprise Bloomsbury Fashion Central. These databases complement each other and offer enhanced content discoverability through a unified taxonomy, powerful search, and related content functionality.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

Future Science Group

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

COVID-19 Hub collates content from across our journals and eCommunities; including peer-reviewed articles, news and commentary. Content is free to read and is updated daily.

Description

Discover the latest updates on the ongoing novel coronavirus outbreak in the ‘COVID-19 Hub’, powered by Infectious Diseases Hub and our partner journals and eCommunities across the Future Science Group family.

Publisher

Future Science Group

 

 

 

 

 

GeoScienceWorld

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Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until 30 June 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

Range of ebooks from the following publishers: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Canadian Science Publishing, Clay Minerals Society, Geological Society of America, Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland PSAAPG, SEPM Society for Sedimentary Geology, Society of Economic Geologists University of Wyoming.

Description

A comprehensive resource of eBooks for researchers in the Earth Sciences.

Publisher

GeoScienceWorld

 

 

 

 

Human Kinetics Library

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Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Human Kinetics publishes 26 peer-reviewed scholarly journals providing cutting-edge information for use by professors, teachers, researchers, practitioners, health care professionals, coaches, fitness enthusiasts, and many others.

Publisher

Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

IGI Global

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Available until 31 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

5163 reference books and 224 research journals.

Description

IGI Global disseminates quality content across 350+ topics in 11 core subject areas. All of these publications have been contributed by over 100,000+ industry-leading researchers and experts worldwide, ensuring that each title contains the most emerging and timeliest research.

Publisher

IGI Global

 

 

 

 

John Libbey Eurotext

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database
  • Please note, due to publisher restrictions you will need to create an account to access this content

Access length

Access available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

All John Libbey Content: 23 journals in Medical and Scientific Information.

Description

To allow doctors and researchers to immediately access the necessary scientific literature, John Libbey Eurotext have decided to make the entire content of their journals available for free during this period.

Publisher

John Libbey Eurotext

 

 

 

JoVE

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database
  • Please note, due to publisher restrictions you will need to create an account to access this content

Access length

Access available until 15 June 2020

Freely accessible content coverage

STEM Education Video Library

Description

Includes free access to the following resources:

  • JoVE Core – a video textbook that isolates and visually presents core concepts in Biology and Social Psychology to improve learning comprehension.
  • JoVE Science Education – a collection of simple, easy-to-understand video demonstrations in eight STEM fields.
  • Lab Manual – comprehensive, curriculum focused videos for introductory biology lab courses.

Publisher

JoVE

 

 

 

JSTOR

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Database / publisher accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until June 30 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All unlicensed Archive & Primary Source collections; 20,000+ eBooks for non-books customers; Archives of 29 Public Health journals.

Description

To support our institutions during this challenging time, JSTOR and our participating publishers are making an expanded set of content freely available to our participating institutions where students have been displaced due to COVID-19.

Publisher

JSTOR

 

 

 

Karger

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Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until December 31 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

Collection of 45+ Coronavirus / COVID-19 articles, 40+ of which have been made open in response to the pandemic.

Description

Karger Publishers supports research in this area by providing free access to relevant articles.

Publisher

Karger

 

 

 

 

Law Trove

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Law Trove accessibility statement

Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access length

Access available until 30 June 2020

Freely accessible content coverage

All content is now available for UWE users.

Description

Law Trove contains the content of about 200 law textbooks across core and optional modules.

Publisher

Oxford University Press

 

 

 

Mary Ann Liebert

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

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Access available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

Collection of Liebert COVID-19 research content: 22+ articles from 9+ journals.

Description

As the world comes to grips with the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, it is clear that there is a critical need for global preparedness, collaboration, and effective management strategies. Mary Ann Liebert publish vital academic research that addresses, answers, and highlights how we can prevent and respond to global outbreaks such as that of the coronavirus, COVID-19.

Publisher

Mary Ann Liebert

 

 

 

 

McGraw-Hill Medical

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access is available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

24+ entries on AccessMedicine COVID-19 Central to help teaching and learning online and to share the latest information on the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Description

The AccessMedicine channel for the latest information on the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Publisher

McGraw-Hill Medical

 

 

 

 

Medici.TV

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database
  • PLEASE NOTE: Once you have opened the link, you will be presented with a screen asking you to login. Use the search function in the top left of the screen and search for 'West of England'. In the results choose 'University of the West of England.' A green button will now appear on the right saying 'Sign In'. Click this and you will be asked for your usual UWE username and password.

Access length

Access available until 15 May 2020.

Freely accessible content coverage

All content.

Description

The world’s leading classical music channel, Medici.TV’s on-demand streaming platform boasts the largest online catalogue of over 1,800 videos including concerts, ballets, operas, documentaries, master classes, behind-the-scenes footage and artist interviews.

Publisher

Medici.TV

 

 

Mergent Online

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Access restrictions

  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

30th June 2020

Freely accessible content coverage

All content

Description

Mergent Online offers a wealth of textual detail - the hallmark of all Mergent Products - on company financials, descriptions, history, property, subsidiaries officers and directors. Powerful intuitive search capabilities combined with an easy to use interface, access to risk ratings, credit information and recommendations under one platform. The professional-strength research tool that tracks more companies in more countries than any other database. Mergent Online delivers a comprehensive suite of authoritative financial information with the accuracy, timeliness and transparency required in today's marketplace.

Publisher

Mergent

 

 

 

 

The New England Journal of Medicine

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
  • Anyone can access this database

Access length

Access available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

35+ Coronavirus (Covid-19) related articles.

Description

A collection of articles and other resources on the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, including clinical reports, management guidelines, and commentary.

Publisher

NEJM Group

 

 

 

 

Ohio State University Press

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  • Content is not included in the main library search
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Access length

Access available until further notice.

Freely accessible content coverage

699 Ohio State University Press books.

Description

In an effort to support instructors and students in a seamless transition to remote learning arrangements and support its mission to disseminate top-quality, globally relevant scholarship across the humanities and social sciences, The Ohio State University Press has opened up access to all scholarly monographs and its Language Files linguistics textbook, now in its twelfth edition and widely adopted across the world. The monographs and Language Files in this collection are open and free to use.

Publisher

Ohio State University Press

 

 

Oxford Medicine Online

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Variety of medicine related content, including journals and textbooks.

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As part of their response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic across the world, Oxford University Press has made content from online resources and leading journals freely accessible to assist researchers, medical professionals, policy makers, and others who are working to address this health crisis.

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OUP

 

 

Oxford University Press

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Coronavirus articles made freely available in response to the pandemic.

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As part of their response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic across the world, Oxford University Press has made content from online resources and leading journals freely accessible to assist researchers, medical professionals, policy makers, and others who are working to address this health crisis.

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OUP

 

 

 

Politics Trove

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All content is now available for UWE users.

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Politics Trove contains the content of over 30 politics and IR textbooks across core and optional modules.

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Oxford University Press

 

 

 

 

Project MUSE

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10000+ Books and 150+ Journals variously from 10+ Publishers.

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In response to the challenges created by the global public health crisis of COVID-19, Project MUSE is pleased to support its participating publishers in making scholarly content temporarily available for free on their platform. With many higher education institutions moving into an exclusively online learning environment for the foreseeable future, it is hoped that by offering easy access to vetted research in the humanities and social sciences, from a variety of distinguished university presses, societies, and related not-for-profit publishers, Project MUSE will help to support teaching, learning, and knowledge discovery for users worldwide.

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Johns Hopkins University Press

 

 

 

ProQuest

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Essential coverage of COVID-19.

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The launch of a Coronavirus Research Database is in response to the rapidly growing need for authoritative content related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The new cross-disciplinary resource enables researchers to search and discover full-text articles, dissertations and other content from key publishers in one place.

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ProQuest

 

 

 

 

Radiological Society of North America

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50+ Articles, 15+ cases, 4+ podcasts, and other related resources.

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Access vital resources for radiologists to support radiology department preparedness, early detection, prompt treatment and effective public health containment of COVID-19.

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RSNA

 

 

 

 

RCNi

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A dedicated page to COVID-19 resources.

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A collection of free news and evidence-based resources.

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RCNi

 

 

 

SAGE

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Free Medical, Social, and Behavioral Science Articles from SAGE Publishing

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Research related to coronavirus is freely available on SAGE Journals. A full list of the open articles includes research both in science, technology, and medicine and in the social and behavioural sciences. SAGE will continue to make new research available related to the virus as it is published.

Additionally, SAGE has curated a free-to-access research collection with medical research related to COVID-19 and social and behavioral research to help individuals, communities, and leaders make decisions when dealing with the outbreak and its consequences.

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SAGE Publications

 

 

 

SAGE Knowledge

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All content on Sage Knowledge.

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SAGE Knowledge is home to an expansive range of SAGE eBook and eReference content alongside SAGE Video, containing over 5,500 titles. Content includes reference works, academic books, professional development titles and more. This cross-media platform allows users to search and browse over 10,000 items, video, book and reference titles within the Social Sciences.

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SAGE Publications

 

 

 

SAGE Research Methods Video

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All video content on SAGE Research Methods Video.

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SAGE Research Methods Video includes hours of tutorials, interviews, video case studies, and mini-documentaries covering the entire research process. Find videos made with expert researchers from leading research institutions, your favourite SAGE authors, great teachers, and more.

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SAGE Publications

 

 

SAGE Video

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All video content on SAGE Video.

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SAGE Video showcases highly relevant educational video across key social science disciplines. Each collection includes a breadth of video types to support diverse research and learning needs. All videos are fully citable with searchable transcripts, custom clip creation and embedding.

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SAGE Publications

 

 

 

Screen Studies

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Screen Studies is a dynamic digital platform taking users from script to screen and beyond – offering a broad range of content from Bloomsbury, Faber & Faber and the British Film Institute to support moving-image studies.

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Bloomsbury

 

 

 

 

SIAM Epidemiology Collection

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The SIAM Epidemiology Collection, focused on disease modelling, pandemics, and vaccines.

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The SIAM Epidemiology Collection has been made freely available in response to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 and the associated disease COVID-19. They hope this content on epidemiology, disease modelling, pandemics and vaccines will help in the rapid fight against this global problem.

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SIAM

 

 

 

 

Springer Nature

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The latest coronavirus research and news items.

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As a leading research publisher, Springer Nature is committed to supporting the global response to emerging outbreaks by enabling fast and direct access to the latest available research, evidence, and data.

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Springer

 

 

 

Statista

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Full access including Global Consumer Survey

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Statistical data on over 600 international industries including market researchers, trade organizations, scientific journals, and government databases. 

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Statista Ltd.

 

 

 

Taylor and Francis

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A collection of 1400+ articles matching 'Coronavirus', 1150+ of which have been made open in response to the pandemic.

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This microsite provides links and references to all relevant COVID-19 research articles, book chapters and information that can be freely accessed on Taylor & Francis Online and Taylor & Francis ebooks in support of the global efforts in diagnosis, treatment, prevention and further research into COVID-19.

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Taylor & Francis Group

 

 

 

Theology and Religion Online

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Theology and Religion Online offers students and scholars a richly layered resource devoted and dedicated to research, study, and teaching in Theology, Biblical Studies, and Religious Studies.

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Bloomsbury

 

 

 

University of California Press

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All online journal content: 46 journals in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences

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In recognition of the impact of coronavirus on campus instruction and the rise of unplanned distance learning, University of California Press is pleased to make all of their online journals content free to all through June 2020.

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University of California Press

 

 

 

University of Michigan Press

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All content (1150+ Books) in the University of Michigan Press eBook Collection (UMP EBC).

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In response to the request of the International Coalition of Library Consortia (ICOLC) for “creative solutions that allows critical access to publisher content for the research and public health communities,” University of Michigan Press will make all content in the University of Michigan Press eBook Collection (UMP EBC) free-to-read for the remainder of the academic term.

Subjects include political science and public (including health) policy, performing arts, classical and medieval studies, American studies, and Area studies (especially East Asian, African, and German studies).

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University of Michigan Press

 

 

 

Wiley

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More than 5,300 Coronavirus-related articles and book chapters on Wiley Online

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As a publisher of trusted health science, we’ve made the relevant research articles, book chapters and entries in our major references freely available, in support of the global efforts in diagnosis, treatment, prevention and further research in this disease and similar viral respiratory infections.

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Wiley

 

 

 

Wolters Kluwer

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Curated information and resources for the medical community.

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To support health professionals working around the clock to meet those most in need, we are making many updates and resources available - at no charge - for clinicians, nurses and medical researchers, in response to new developments, evidence and guidance.

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Wolters Kluwer

 

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