University Of Edinburgh Databases A-Z

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University Of Edinburgh Databases A-Z

The Library subscribes to a large number of online databases and resources. Most can be accessed via EASE from this website. You’ll find full access details and links to each resource in the alphabetical list.

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Databases A

Databases beginning with the letter A.

19th Century

see Nineteenth Century

AAPG Datapages

Access information:Access on and off campus
Description:AAPG Datapages provides access to American Association of Petroleum Geologist (AAPG) journal ‘AAPG Bulletin’ and related titles in Exploration and Petroleum Geology

a-n. The Artists’ Information Company

Access information:On and off campus.
Description:a-n’s purpose is to stimulate and support contemporary visual arts practice and to affirm the value of artists in society through advocacy and information, from the perspective of practicing artists. The a-n website offers straightforward routes to information of relevance to all engaged in the visual arts. A-n aims to represent the many voices, industry insights and wide range of activities within contemporary visual arts today. Resources include a Knowledge Bank, a Publications section and a Jobs and Opportunities section. All users can access the a-n archive of jobs and opportunities, for learning purposes. Because the University of Edinburgh Library is a member of JISC, all students can get a free student membership, giving them free access to a-n Current Jobs and Opportunities listings. Just enter the promotion code listed on the password page when you sign up at https://www.a-n.co.uk/register-student. Student membership allows full access to current jobs and opportunities, and enables members to post news on the a-n site, keep a blog, and so on.
Promotion code:Password page to access the promotion code

ABELL (Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature)

see entry for Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature.

ABI/INFORM Complete

Access information:Available on campus. Off campus access available using the VPN.
Description:Approximately 5,000 full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, and key newspapers, as well as country-and industry-focused reports and data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world. It is one of the most comprehensive business databases offering nearly 3,900 full-text titles covering business and economic conditions, corporate strategies, management techniques, as well as competitive and product information.
Coverage:1950s onwards.