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Full Text Journal and Newspaper Collections

17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
Newspapers and news pamphlets from the 17th and 18th Centuries. The collection includes more than 1000 pamphlets, proclamations, newsbooks and newspapers from the period ( nearly 1 million pages - some 1,270 titles), including the first successful London daily and first illustrated newspaper . The collection covers more than 200 years of accounts from newspapers from England, Ireland, Scotland and a selection of papers from British colonies in the Americas and Asia.
Subject Areas: Various
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password

19th Century British Newspapers

This major collection from the British Library collection contains full runs of 70 newspapers, including national and regional newspapers. Special attention was paid to include newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. The penny papers aimed are also present in the collection.
Subject Areas : History; Media.
MultiSearch Searchable: No
Access : By UHI username and password. 

19th Century UK Periodicals
Full text articles from almost 100 academically selected titles and approximately 1.2 million pages. It focuses on the birth of modern magazine publishing in the UK between 1800 and 1900. Titles include magazines covering women's writing, children's entertainment and education, popular sports and hobbies, satirical and comic titles.  There is also an  extensive library of newly captured images, including approximately 8,000 in colour.
Subject Areas: Various
MutliSearch Searchable: Yes
Acces: By UHI username and password


Academic Search Complete
A multi-disciplinary resource of academic journals and popular magazine articles in broad range of subjects. Full text of articles from over 4,000 journals with summaries and abstracts from over 8,000 journals, magazines, and newspapers.  
Subject Areas
include : Arts; Business; Literature; Medicine; News & Current Events; Politics; Psychology; Science.
Date Coverage
: Predominantly 1980s onwards. Some backfiles to 1975 and earlier.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI user name and password.

ACM Digital Library
Original research and first-hand perspectives from the world's leading thinkers in computing and information technologies.
Subject Areas: Computing
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI user name and password

ACS Publications
Full text articles from American Chemical Society's 35 research journals. Full text of over 1,200 titles from ACS Symposium Series and Advances in Chemistry Book Series.
Subject Areas : Chemistry & related sciences including Biotechnology; Energy & Fuels; Food Science; Pharmacology; Plant Sciences; Toxicology.
Date Coverage : Dates vary with individual resources but includes some journals dating back to the 1870s.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes         
Access : By UHI user name and password.

Annual Reviews
The following full text journals are available via this site: Annual Review of - Anthropology; Biochemistry; Cell and Developmental Biology; Genetics; Genomics and Human Genetics; Immunology
Access: By UHI username and password

Aquatic Sciences and Fishers Abstracts Full Text (ASFA Full Text)
Over 300 leading full-text aquatic journals from around the world are included and indexes over 1.5 million figures, graphs and tables plus over 5,000 serial publications, books, reports, conference proceedings, translations and limited distribution literature.
Subject Areas: Aquatic Sciences
MultiSearch Searchable: No
Access: By UHI user name and password

ASME Journals
American Society of Mechanical Engineers: Full text for 25 journals from 2000 to present.  Conference Proceedings: 300 + full text titles from 2008 - present.
Subject Areas: Mechanical Engineering
Access: By UHI User name and password


ATLA Religion
Full text of more than 266,000 journal articles and book reviews. References to more than 555,000 articles and 232,000 essays from more than 1,600 journals and 16,000 multi-author works.
Subject Areas
: Church History; Pastoral Counselling; Religion; Theology.
Date Coverage
: 1949 onwards.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password.

BioLine
Over 70 full text journals from over 15 developing countries.
Subject Areas : Biodiversity,Crop Science, International Development, Public Health and Tropical Medicine.
Access : Direct Access

BioOne
Collection of full-text of more than 750 research articles from 150 titles.
Subject Areas : Biological, Ecological & Environmental Sciences; Mountain Studies.
Coverage : From 1920 to present day.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password.
Online Demo

Brill Journals Online
Full text from 208 journals
Subject Areas: Various
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI user name and password

British Dental Journal
Subject Areas: Clinical Dentistry
Access: By UHI user name and password

British Newspapers 1600 - 1950
The most comprehensive range of national, regional and local newspapers in Britain between the 17th and early 20th centuries ever made available in a digital collection,
Subject Areas: Various
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI user name and password

BioMed Central Journals
Full text articles from over 198 Open Access academic journals. Includes links to full text articles within PubMed Central (PMC) the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences.
Subject Areas : Health; Medicine; Science; Technology.
Date Coverage : BioMed Central resources : 1997 onwards ; PubMed Central resources : 1966 onwards.
Access : Direct Access for browsing. One-off free registration required to search.

Business Source Premier
Business research resource containing full text articles from over 2,150 full text journals. Additional full-text, non-journal content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analyses.
Subject Areas : Accounting; Banking; Business; Finance; Management; Marketing.
Date Coverage :
Abstracts and full-text back to 1886.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password.

Cambridge Journals Online :
Full-text resource of over 600,000 articles from 223 Cambridge University Press academic journal titles.
Subject Areas : Humanities; Medicine; Science; Social Sciences; Technology.
Date Coverage : From mid 1990's onwards.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI user name and password.

Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text

Contains more than 400,000 records selected from the most important sources within the discipline. Subject areas covered include: criminology; criminal justice; criminal law and procedure; corrections and prisons; police and policing; criminal investigation; forensic sciences and investigation; history of crime; substance abuse and addiction; probation and parole.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI user name and password

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
Searcheable resource of over 4000 full text scientific and scholarly journal titles in more than 50 languages.
Subject Areas : All scholarly subject areas.
Date Coverage : From 2003.
Access : Direct Access.

EBSCO Host
Provides the following resource collections: Academic Search Complete; ATLA Religion; Business Source Premier, Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text; GreenFile; Regional Business News; SocIndex with Full Text. See under each individual collection for description and content details.
Subject Areas : Broad range of subjects.
Date Coverage : Varous.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password.

Edinburgh University Press Journals
Full-text content of over 6000 articles from 34 Edinburgh University Press academic journals.
Subject Areas : Humanities; Social Sciences.
Date Coverage :
From 1999.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password.

Emerald Engineering Database
Full text articles from 19 of the foremost, international journals in the field. Backfiles provide full text articles as far back as 1929
Subject Areas : Engineering
Date Coverage : Full-text (including archives) from 1929 onwards
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password

Emerald Management Plus
Full text articles of more than 200 high quality business and management journals. Backfiles provide full text articles as far back as 1899.
Subject Areas : Engineering; Information Science; Management.
Date Coverage : Full-text (including archives) from 1899 onwards.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password.

Gale Databases
Provides the following resource collections: 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection; 19th Century British Library Newspapers; British Newspapers 1600-1900; General OneFile; Infotrac Full Text Newpapers. See under each individual collection for description and content.
Subject Areas : Various.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes  -InfoTrac General OneFile and InfoTrac Newspapers
Access : By UHI username and password.

General OneFile
Over 7,800 full text titles and 3,600 refereed journals. Millions of full-text articles, many with images.
Subject Areas : Art & Literature; Business; Computers; Economics; Education; Environmental issues; Health; Humanities; Law; Politics; Science; Social Sciences; Sports; Technology.
Date Coverage : From 1980.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password. 

Guardian and Observer Newspaper Archive
The Guardian and The Observer have a historic reputation for championing press freedoms and presenting unique perspectives on key historical events without regard for the repercussions.These historical newspapers provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.
Subject Areas include:Historical, regional and national news on multidisciplinary subject areas.
Date Coverage: The Guardian 1821-2003 and The Observer 1791-2003,
MultiSearch Searchable: TBC
Access:  UHI user name and password

Humanities and Social Sciences (Maney Publications)
A collection of over 80 full text journals covering archaeology, culture, heritage, history, language and literature.
Subject Areas: See above
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password

ICE Virtual Library
Full text access the journals archive of the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE). Contains over18,000 illustrated papers and original diagrams and pictures from 1836-2001. Part of the JISC Journal Archives Collection.
Subject Areas : Civil Engineering.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : Type in "University of the Highlands and Islands" and login with your UHI username and password.

InfoTrac Custom Newspapers
Over 18 million full text articles from UK and International newspapers, many with images.
Subject Areas : All subject areas.
Date Coverage : From 1980.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI user name and password.

Informa Healthcare Journals
This full text collection contains more than 350,000 articles from 160 peer revied medical and pharmaceutical research journals.
Subject Areas include: addictions, medical education, mental health and urology.  Also includes access to the Expert Review of Proteomics.
MultiSearch Searchable: TBC
Access: By UHI user name and password
Title List.

Institute of Physics Archive
Over 1.5 million pages from 50 journals, published between 1874 and 1998, and covering topics as varied as astronomy, mathematics, the biosciences and, of course, physics.
Subject Areas : Physics, Sciences
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : Type in "University of the Highlands and Islands" and login with your UHI username and password.

Internet Archaeology and Internet Archaeology Archive
Fully refereed e-journal for archaeology; International in scope, includes interactive mapping.
Subject areas : Archaeology.
Date Coverage :
Published on the web since 1996.
MultiSearch Searchable: No
Access: By UHI username and password.

JISC Journal Archives
More than 3.75 million articles from the archives of over 450 journals of major publishers and societies – Brill, Institution of Civil Engineers, Institute of Physics, Oxford University Press, Periodicals Archive Online, The Royal Society of Chemistry.
Subject Areas : Various
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : Type in "University of the Highlands and Islands" and login with your UHI username and password

Journals at Ovid
The following eJournals are available here: Arteriosclerosis,Thrombosis and Vascular Biology; Circulation; Circulation Research; Hypertension; Strength and Conditioning; Stroke
Access: By UHI user name and password ; select Your Journals@Ovid; click on the Journals tab

JSTOR
Archives of leading academic journals in full text interlinked by millions of citations and references.
NB: articles published in the last 3-5 yrs are excluded.
Subject Areas : Arts; Sciences; Social Sciences.
Date Coverage : Varies.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password.

Karger Journals
113 full text health and medicine journals
Access: By UHI user name and password
List of Journal Titles

Knovel Engineering Library
Collection of authoritative full-text Science, Engineering and Technology references, containing over 1,000 resources from more than 40 international publishers and learned societies. Includes a selection of interactive data analysis tools together with an engineering specific search engine.
Subject areas : Engineering.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password.

Nature Precedings
A permanent, citable archive for pre-publication research and preliminary findings.
Subject Areas :
Science.
Access : Direct Access.

Nature Publications Journals
The following full text journals are available via this site: Nature - Biotechnology; Cell Biology; Genetics; Geoscience; Medicine; Review of Molecular and Cell Biology; Protocols.
Subject Areas: Science and Medicine:
Access: By UHI user name and password

Oxford Journals
Full-text of all academic journals published by OUP. Includes all current and back-copies of 230 journal titles from 1996 onwards and full-text of over 90 open-access titles.
Subject Areas : Various.
Date Coverage : 1996 onwards.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password.

Oxford Journals Archive
Over 3 million articles from 144 journals published by Oxford University Press between 1849 and 1995, in subjects including humanities, social sciences, science, medicine and law.
Subject Areas : Various
Date Coverage : 1849 - 1995
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : Type in "University of the Highlands and Islands" and login with your UHI username and password.

Periodicals Archive Online
Citation and full-text archive of hundreds of digitised journals published in the arts, humanities and social sciences. Contains full-text of 80 journal titles. Not all titles are available as complete archives. Part of JISC Journal Archives.
Subject Areas : Arts; Humanities; Social Sciences.
Date Coverage :
Journal issues from pre-2000 with the earliest articles dating back to the 19th century.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : Choose "UK Federation" from the drop down list then choose  "University of the Highlands and Islands" from the drop down list.  Finally, login with your UHI username and password

Project Muse
Full-text access to articles from 140 journal titles.
Subject Areas : Humanities; Social Sciences
Date Coverage : varies with individual journal titles but mainly from 1993 onwards
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : Click on the login link (top right of the page) . Under "Federations", choose "UK Federation (United Kingdom) then choose "University of the Highlands and Islands" .

ProQuest Aquatic Science Collection
Over 300 leading full-text aquatic journals from around the world are included and indexes over 1.5 million figures, graphs and tables.
Subject Areas
: Aquatic Sciences
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI user name and password

PsycArticles
Full-text professional and academic articles from 78 journals in psychology and related disciplines published by APA, Hogrefe Publishing Group, the Canadian Psychological Association and APA's Educational Publishing Foundation. Includes medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, and communications
Subject Areas : Psychology et al
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access :  by UHI username and password.

PubMed Central
Full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH). Contains over 1.7 million full-text articles.
Subject Areas : Biomedical Sciences; Life Sciences.
Date Coverage :
The majority of articles date from 2008. A digitizing intiative provides an extensive collection of back-copies from pre-2008 with some dating back to the 1950s.
Access : Direct Access.

Royal Society of Chemistry Archives
Over 1.4 million pages from 55 journals, published between 1841 and 2004. Subjects covered include biology, biophysics, energy and environment, engineering, materials, medicine, physics and chemical sciences.
Subject Areas : See above.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : Type in "University of the Highlands and Islands" and login with your UHI username and password

Sage Journals
676 full-text journals, also including abstract articles in a broad range of subjects
Subject Areas : Various
Date Coverage :  Full text from 1999 onwards.  Abstracts available for some articles before that.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password
Titles information

Science Direct
Abstract and full-text articles from peer-reviewed journals in a broad range of subjects and includes almost 10 million articles from 1900 journal titles .
Subject Areas : Engineering; Health Sciences; Humanities; Life Sciences; Physical Sciences; Social Sciences.
Date coverage : Full text from 2001. Abstracts for some articles date as far back as 1823. 
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access :
By UHI username and password.

The Scientific World
Peer-reviewed scientific journal covering fields in the life sciences ranging from biomedicine to environmental sciences.
Subject Areas : The online journal is organized as a matrix of “Domains” : each covering a particular subject area and includes a full range of scientific fields.
Date Coverage : 2001 onwards.
MultiSearch Searchable: No
Access : Direct Access

SocIndex with Full Text

Comprehensive abstract and full-text sociology research resource encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study. Provides full-text access to almost 800 journal titles, 820 books, and almost 14,000 conference papers.
Subject Areas : Sociology.
Date Coverage : From 1895.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password.

SpringerLink: e-Journals & eBooks
Full-text resource of over 1,200 fully peer-reviewed journal titles. Full text for the majority of journals available from 1997 onwards.Full text of approx 34000 eBooks also located here.
Subject Areas : Various.
Date Coverage :
Mainly from 1970.
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access : By UHI username and password

Taylor and Francis Online
Over  1,340 full text journals covering a variety of subjects
Subject Areas: Humanities, Sciences, Social Sciences, Technology
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password

Times Digital Archive
Full-text primary source material of more than 200 years of The Times, detailing every complete page of every issue from 1785. This historical newspaper archive allows researchers  to search and view The Times Newspaper online in its original published context.
MultiSearch Searchable: No
Subject Areas: Various
Access: By UHI username and password

UHI Research Database
All Research Outputs from across UHI are added to the research repository on a daily basis. The UHI Research Database provides information on particular UHI researchers, publications, conferences, activity and research impact.
Subject Areas: Various
MultiSearch Searchable: No
Access: Direct Access

Westlaw
Full text law reports and legislation from UK, Europe and the United States along with many full text journals.
Subject Areas : Law
MultiSearch Searchable: No
Access : Click on "Academic - Home Organisation", then type in "University of the Highlands and Islands" and login with your UHI username and password

Wiley-Blackwell eJournals
1280 full text journals covering the arts, humanities, sciences, social sciences and medicine
Subject Areas:arts, humanities, sciences, social sciences and medicine
Date Coverage: 1997 - Current
Access: By UHI user name and password