Ebsco Information Services

EBSCO is the leading provider of research databases, e-journals, magazine subscriptions, e-books and discovery service to libraries of all kinds.
Ebrary (ProQuest e-Book Central)
Subject Coverage: This is a rich site for electronic books in all disciplines. The books are downloadable. Watch youtube tutorial through this ebookcentral self training videos link
Open Textbooks Library
Subject Coverage: These textbooks have been funded, published, and licensed for free use, adaptation, and distribution. They have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities to assess their quality. The books can be downloaded for no cost, or printed at low cost. All textbooks are either used at multiple higher education institutions; or affiliated with an institution, scholarly society, or professional organization.
Subject Coverage: You have full access to books with a green mark. This database is only accessible within MNP
Taylor and Francis Books
Subject Coverage: The Taylor & Francis eBestseller Packages contains 1200 of their bestselling eBook titles from key subject areas. Or click here
The new harvest: agricultural innovation in Africa “The new harvest” is a book that has been authored by Prof. Calestous Juma who is Director of the Agricultural Innovation in Africa Project funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The book focuses on the importance of boosting support for agricultural research as part of a larger agenda to promote innovation, invest in enabling infrastructure, build human capacity, stimulate entrepreneurship and improve the governance of innovation”.

Directory of Open Access Books

Subject Coverage: This is a rich site for peer reviewed electronic books in all disciplines. The books are downloadable.

ScienceDirect e-Books
(Elsevier Publishers)

Subject Coverage: This is a rich database of electronic books in various fields including: Agricultural and biological sciences, Biochemistry, Genetics, Molecular biology, Biomedical science, medicine and dentistry, Chemistry, Computer science and Energy, Material science and Chemical engineering.

Database NameSubject Coverage
agora Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage: Contains 127 per reviewed journals from major scientific publishers in Food, Agriculture, Environmental Science and related discipline. To read tutorials click here
ajol Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage: AJOL offers the table of contents and abstracts from journals published in Africa in the following subjects areas.Agricultural sciences, Arts, culture and literature, Health, Science and technology, Social science
American Institute of Physics
Subject Coverage: Applied and multidisciplinary physics. For off-Campus access click here
Annual Reviews Subject Coverage: Biomedical/Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Economics. For off-Campus access click here
Research for Innovation
Coverage: Currently, 17 publishers provide access to nearly 10,000 journals, books, and reference works for 107 developing countries through ARDI.
BioOnebioOne_splash_logo Coverage:BioOne is an aggregation of more than 180 high quality, subscribed and open-access titles focused in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences
British Institute of Radiology JournalsBIRlogo Coverage:Access to British Journal of Radiology (BJR), BJR/case reports and Dentomaxillofacial Radiology (DMFR)
Cab DirectCabdirect Subject Coverage: CAB Direct is the most thorough and extensive source of reference in the applied life sciences, incorporating the leading bibliographic databases CAB Abstracts and Global Health. CAB Direct provides a convenient, single point of access to all of your CABI database subscriptions.
Cambridge University Press
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Subject Coverage:Cambridge University Press currently publishes over 300 peer-reviewed academic journals.Politics, Linguistics, Social Science, Humanities, Law, Mathematics, Science, Medicine. To read tutorials click here
Cochrane Library Subject Coverage:The Cochrane Library is a collection of online searchable databases containing high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making. Cochrane Reviews represent the highest level of evidence on which to base clinical treatment decisions. In addition to Cochrane Reviews, The Cochrane Library provides other sources of reliable information, from other systematic reviews abstracts, technology assessments, economic evaluations and individual clinical trials all the current evidence in one single environment. . For off-Campus access clickhere
EBSCO HOST Subject Coverage:Good coverage of most branches of social sciences and humanities, Strong business coverage, Strong nursing, medicine and allied health coverage, dedicated newspaper database, EBSCOHOST. To read tutorials click here
EBSCO Religion and Theology CollectionATLAReligionDatabase_Masthead_Web Subject Coverage:This database is the is the definitive index for information on topics such as biblical studies, world religions, church history and religion in social issues.
Edinburgh University Press Subject Coverage:Edinburgh University Press publishes over 30 journals across a range of disciplines in the humanities and social sciences. . For off-Campus access click here
Subject Coverage:Emerald database is strong in management, marketing, engineering and computer and material science. For off-Campus access click here
Expanded Academic and Health & Wellness Resource Centergale_logo.png__250x250_q75_subsampling-2 Subject Coverage:
Expanded Academic: Unparalleled in its depth and scope, this premier database offers balanced coverage of every academic subject — from advertising and microbiology to history and women’s studies.

Health and Wellness Resource Center:For access to authoritative health and medical information, turn to the Health & Wellness Resource Center, a specialized reference tool that offers a vast collection of medical information to academic, medical and public libraries.

Gale Databases
tg Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage:Gale Database strength is Literature, Arts, Economics & Health Sciences
The Geological Society
iop Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage:Has a large collection on earth science. The database includes journals, Society special publications and book series. . For off-Campus access clickhere
hinari Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage:HINARI gives you access to over 2300 biomedical and other related sciences articles. To read read tutorials click here
HST- Libraries in a digital age Subject Coverage: Specially prepared, online, animated, audio-visual lectures by world leading authorities on library developments in a digital environment for researchers and university faculty members.
IEEE Digital Libraryieee Subject Coverage: Gives you access to the full text of IEEE content published in Aerospace, Bio-engineering, Communication, Networking & Broadcasting, Components, Circuits, Devices & Systems, Computing & Processing, Engineered Materials, Dielectrics & Plasmas, Fields, Waves & Electromagnetics, Geoscience, Photonics & Electro-Optics, Power, Energy, & Industry Applications, Robotics & Control Systems, Signal Processing & Analysis, Transportation.
IMF e-Libraryimf_logo.png__250x250_q75_subsampling-2 Subject Coverage:The IMF is viewed as one of the world’s most authoritative sources for economic information, analysis and harmonized statistics. IMF eLibrary provides comprehensive data and original analysis, with coverage of almost every economy in the world and a special focus on developing and emerging economies.
Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS)IOL-header Subject Coverage:INFORMS publishes 14 scholarly journals, including the flagship journals Management Science and Operations Research, our new 2015 journal Strategy Science, Interfaces a journal for the practice of OR/MS, as well as INFORMS Transactions on Education an open access journal.
jstor Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage: It’s a multi disciplinary database covering Anthropology, Archeology architecture, Biological Sciences, Botany & plant Science, Business, Economics ,Education, Finance, ecology, history political science, language, literature, Arts, Art history, Music, Mathematics, social sciences, Zoology. For off-Campus access click here
Mary Ann Liebert Journals
Mary Ann Liebert Journals
Subject Coverage: Biomedical research, Clinical medicine, Public health & health care policies, Environmental studies and Multidisciplinary
National Academies PressThe National Academies Press Subject Coverage: Physical sciences, Biological sciences, Social sciences, Applied Physical Sciences, Biophysics, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Ecology, Engineering, Evolution, Genetics, Medical Sciences, Microbiology, Plant, Biology

Database NameSubject Coverage
Nature Publishing Group (NPG)Nature Publishing Group logo Subject Coverage: Chemistry, medicine, clinical practice & research, life sciences, biotechnology, genetics, immunology, medicine research, physical sciences,
environmental information research
Nature Science
law Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage: Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Chemistry, Clinical practice and research and Earth and Environment
(OARE) Online Access to Research Environment
mal Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage:The database is rich in environmental Information research such as Botany, Environmental disasters, remote sensing, hydrology water, marine biology, Animal biodiversity satellite. To read tutorials click here
OECDOECD iLibrary Subject Coverage:Economics, Energy, Environment, Social sciences
oxford Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage:The database covers Biological Sciences, Medicine, Public Health and Epidemiology, Humanities, Social Sciences, Law Economics, Business, and Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Computing and Physics. For off-Campus access click here
Palgrave MacmillanOnline Journals & E resources Subject Coverage:Palgrave Macmillan offers a combined portfolio of over 60 peer-reviewed e-journals in the field of Business, Social Sciences and the Humanities.
PatBasePatBase Subject Coverage: Intuitive: easy to use and flexible interface for faster and more powerful searching. Wider global coverage of over 45 million patent families including 36 million full-text records from over 95 issuing authorities – all in a single database!
Project Muse
lawafrica Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage:Project Muse is rich in Social science and humanities content. To read tutorials click here or here. For off-Campus access click here
Royal College of Physiciansingenta-connect Subject Coverage:Full text access to “Clinical Medicine”, the journal of the Royal College of Physicians, London. For off-Campus access click here
Royal SocietyRoyal Society Publishing Subject Coverage: Seven leading international journals from the Royal Society, the UK’s national academy of science. Titles cover the whole of the biological and physical sciences, and include Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, the longest-running continuously published journal in the world. For off-Campus access click here
Sage JournalsSage Online Journals & E resources Subject Coverage:Business, humanities, social sciences, technology and medicine.
Springerlink Journalsspringer Subject Coverage: Access to the full-text of over 1500 journals published by Springer in biomedicine, life science, clinical medicine, physics, engineering, mathematics, computer science, humanities and economics.
NB:This trial runs upto 31st August, 2014
Symposium Journals
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Subject Coverage:Symposium Journals is a pioneer in the publication of online-only academic journals, i.e. journals that have no printed editions but otherwise have the same aims, traditions, standards, and presentation as conventional journals.
Taylor and Francis Journals
hinari Online Journals & E resources
Subject Coverage:The Taylor & Francis Journals. For off-Campus access click here
University of Chicago PressUOC Subject Coverage: Education, Humanities, Life Sciences, Medical Sciences, Social Sciences, Economics. For off-Campus access click here
Wiley-Blackwell – InterScience Contentwiley Subject Coverage:Business, Chemistry, Computer science, Earth and environmental science, Education, Engineering, Law, Life sciences, Mathematics and statistics, Medicine, Physics and astronomy, Polymers and materials science, Psychology Social sciences. For off-Campus access clickhere
Wiley Online Library SSHwiley Subject Coverage:This package provides access to over 500 journals in the Social Sciences and Humanities.
World Bank E-Libraryelibrary Subject Coverage:The eLibrary offers full-text access to the complete backlist of all books, working papers, and journal articles published by the World Bank since the 1990s.It covers more than 20 disciplines related to poverty, development, and social science including economic and human development, agriculture, infrastructure, health, education, climate change, natural resources, and regional integration. For off-Campus access click here

The main Library has got a sitting capacity of 700 students with a book stock of about 10,000 Volumes.The library provides Free internet Connection,reference and Book Loan facilities 


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