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Latest eResources Additions

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New Online Collections


Arts, Humanities and Business

Brepols: Bibliography of British and Irish History
The BBIH is the most extensive guide available to published writing on British and Irish history. It covers the history of British and Irish relations with the rest of the world, including the British empire and the Commonwealth, as well as British and Irish domestic history. It includes not only books, but also articles in journals and articles within collective volumes.
Date Coverage: 55BC-Present
Subject Areas: Ancient, Medieval and Modern History
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI user name and password.

Brepols: International Medieval Bibliography
The IMB was founded in 1967 to provide a comprehensive, current bibliography of articles in journals and miscellany volumes worldwide. The IMB now comprises 300,000 unrivalled records. A worldwide network of fifty teams ensures regular coverage of 4,500 periodicals and a total of 5,000 miscellany volumes. The database includes 120,000 index terms, classified in six types.
Date Coverage: 400-1500AD
Subject Areas: Medieval History
Access: By UHI user name and password

Defining Gender, 1450 - 1910
Full text original British source documents including ephemerae, pamphlets, commonplace books, diaries, periodicals, letters, ledgers, manuscript journals, poetry, receipt books and conduct and advice literature. Topics covered include conduct and politeness, consumption and leisure, domesticity and the family, education and sensibility, the body.
Subject Areas include: Education, history, literature and sociology from a gendered perspective
Date Coverage: 1450 - 1910
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI user name and password.
24th April 2015: Please access this resource using Internet Explorer and not FireFox

Empire Online
Full text original documents including maps, manuscripts, pamphlets, paintings, drawings, and rare books. They include the explorations of Columbus, Captain Cook, and others, including the British Empire, right through to de-colonisation in the second half of the twentieth century and debates over American Imperialism.
Subject Areas include: Class Systems, Colonialism, Culture, Empire, History, Imperialism, Race, Religion
Date Coverage: 1492 - 1969
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password.
24th April 2015: Please access this resource using Internet Explorer and not FireFox

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: No
Access: UHI user name and password

London Low Life
Full text original documents including colour digital images of rare books, ephemerae, maps and other materials relating to 18th, 19th and early 20th century London.
Subject Areas include: Health care, literature, music, prostitution, tourism
Date Coverage: 18th, 19th and early 20th century
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password.
24th April 2015: Please access this resource using Internet Explorer and not FireFox

Mass Observation Online (including updates I-IV)
Full text original source documents from the UK including maps and audio visual resources. The collection covers the effects of the depression in the 1930s, the onset of World War 2, the Blitz and war on the home front, the post-war world, with the rise of consumerism and television.
Subject Areas: Anthropology, History, Sociology
Date Coverage: 1937-1967
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password.
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Parliament Rolls of Medieval England
These are the official records of the meetings of the English parliament from the reign of Edward I (1272 - 1307) until the reign of Henry VII (1485 - 1509). It also includes an introduction to every parliament known to have been held by an English king (or in his name) between 1275 and 1504, whether or not the roll for that parliament survives. Where appropriate, appendices of supplementary material are also provided,
Access: Off campus via MyUHI

Popular Culture in Britain and America, 1950 - 1975 I-II
This collection of manuscripts, typescripts and ephemerae (including video and visual resources) analyses the social and political changes that accompanied the 'Rock n'Roll' revolution.
Subject Areas include: Changing Lifestyles, Civil Rights, Mai 68 (May 1968, events of) Nuclear Disarmament, Vietnam War
Date Covered: 1950 - 1975
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password.
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Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice
This full text resource contains original source documents including original manuscripts, pamphlets, books, paintings, maps and images covering the variety, legacy and continued existence of slavery.
Subject Areas include: Agriculture, Education, Resistance, Slavery in the 21st Century, Spiritualism and Religion.
Date Coverage: from 1490
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password.
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Victorian Popular Culture (parts I - IV)
Full text original documents covering popular entertainment in America, Britiain and Europe, c1779 - 1930
Subject Areas: Circuses, Sideshows and Freaks; Moving Pictures, Optical Entertainments and the Advent of Cinema; Music Hall, Theatre and Popular Entertainment; Spiritualism, Sensation and Magic
Date Coverage: c1779 - 1930
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password.
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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
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI user name and password.
Individual eJournals can also be found via UHI's eJournal Gateway

Women in the National Archives
Original full text documents on the suffrage question in Britain, the Empire and colonial territories combined with a finding aid to women's studies resources in the National Archives in Kew
Subject Areas: History, Women's Studies
Date Coverage: 1903 - 1928 approximately
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI username and password
24th April 2015: Please access this resource using Internet Explorer and not FireFox

Science, Health and Engineering

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
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI user name and password
Individual eJournals can also be found via UHI's eJournal Gateway

New eJournals: Arts, Humanities and Business


Arts, Humanities and Business


Annual Review of Anthropology -
can be found in Annual Reviews or via UHI's eJournal Gateway
American Antiquity -
can be found in Ingenta Connect or in UHI's eJournal Gateway
Antiquity -
including the digitized archive - can be found in Cambridge Journals Online or via UHI's eJournal Gateway
Advances in Archaeological Method and Theory
- can be found in JSTOR or via UHI's eJournal Gateway

Arctic Anthropology
An international journal about the study of Old and New World northern cultures and peoples. Archaeology, ethnology, physical anthropology, and related disciplines are represented, with emphasis on: studies of specific cultures of the arctic, subarctic and contiguous regions of the world; the peopling of the New World; relationships between New World and Eurasian cultures of the circumpolar zone; contemporary problems and culture change among northern peoples; and new directions in interdisciplinary northern research.
Available from: 1962 - 2009 in JSTOR; 2003 - present in Project Muse and also via the eJournal Gateway.
Access: By UHI user name and password

Danish Journal of Archaeology (2012-current) Formerly known as the Journal of Danish Archaeology (1982 - 2011).
This journal is dedicated to the presentation, discussion and interpretation of the archaeological record of southern Scandinavia in its international, regional and local context.
It publishes all kinds of archaeology with relevance for the Scandinavian, Baltic, and North Atlantic regions. In addition, the journal may publish articles of wider theoretical, discursive or global reach.
Can be found in Taylor and Francis Online or in UHI's eJournal Gateway
Access: By UHI user name and password

Historische Zeitschrift
Access: By UHI user name and password and via the UHI eJournal Gateway

Journal of Anthropological Research
It publishes diverse, high-quality, peer-reviewed articles on anthropological research of substance and broad significance, as well as about 100 timely book reviews annually. The journal reaches out to anthropologists of all specialties and theoretical perspectives both in the United States and around the world.
Available from :1973 - 2011 in JSTOR with access to current material found via UHI's eJournal Gateway
Access: By UHI username and password

Journal of Contemporary Archaeology
It is concerned both with archaeologies of the contemporary world, defined temporally as belonging to the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries, as well as with reflections on the socio-political implications of doing archaeology in the contemporary world.
Access: Off campus via MyUHI

New eJournals: Science, Health and Engineering

Science, Health and Engineering


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
Individual eJournals can also be found via UHI's eJournal Gateway

Antioxidants and Redox Signalling
A journal dedicated to the understanding of redox principles governing health and disease. This Journal provides and explores key aspects of the important and expanding world of redox-based therapeutics—genetic, pharmacological, and nutritional. Cutting-edge research focuses on structural biology, stem cells, regenerative medicine, epigenetics, imaging, clinical outcomes, and preventive and therapeutic nutrition, among other areas.
Access: Off campus via MyUHI

Biology and the Environment: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, B
A broad-spectrum journal publishing biological and environmental research on topics of Irish interest for an international readership. The journal should be essential reading for those researchers concerned with these disciplines on the island of Ireland.
Can be found in JSTOR or via UHI's eJournal Gateway

Biology Letters and Proceedings of the Royal Society B - Biological Sciences
Access: By UHI user name and password

British Medical Journal
This journal publishes original research articles, review and educational articles, news, letters, investigative journalism, and articles commenting on the clinical, scientific, social, political, and economic factors affecting health.
Access:
By UHI username and password

Cancer Cell (from Cell Press) - Can be found in the Science Direct Complete Freedom Collection platform and via UHI's eJournal Gateway
Cell (from Cell Press)
- Can be found in the Science Direct Complete Freedom Collection platform and via UHI's eJournal Gateway

Clinical Chemistry
The leading international journal of clinical laboratory science, providing 2,000 pages per year of peer-reviewed papers that advance the science of the field.
Access:
Off campus via MyUHI

Diabetes
This journal publishes original research about the physiology and pathophysiology of diabetes mellitus. Emphasis is on investigative reports focusing on areas such as the pathogenesis of diabetes and its complications, normal and pathologic pancreatic islet function and intermediary metabolism, pharmacological mechanisms of drug and hormone action, and biochemical and molecular aspects of normal and abnormal biological processes.
Access:
Off campus via MyUHI

Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics
This journal provides healthcare professionals with information on new devices, drugs, drug delivery systems, and software for managing patients with diabetes. This leading international journal delivers practical information and comprehensive coverage of the latest technologies and therapeutics in the field,
Access: Off campus via MyUHI

Ecological Society of America

2 journals are available:
Ecology: articles that report on the basic elements of ecological research including paleoecology through present-day phenomena; evolutionary, population, physiological, community, and ecosystem ecology, as well as biogeochemistry.
Ecological Monographs: will provide integrative and complete documentation of major empirical and theoretical advances in the field and will establish benchmarks from which future research will build.
Access: By UHI user name and password

Environment and Planning A
An interdisciplinary journal focused on the interface of human geography, environmental studies, and urban and regional research.
Access: By UHI user name and password

Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design
Its goal is the publication of high-quality articles which report leading edge research in the application of formal methods, methods models, and theories to spatial problems which involve the built environment and the spatial structure of cities and regions.
Access: By UHI username and password

Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy
A research-driven, fully refereed international journal that seeks to advance scholarly debates on the governance of a wide range of issues which sit at the interface between the economy, society, and the environment.
Access: By UHI username and password

Environment and Planning D: Society and Space
An international and interdisciplinary journal that provides a forum for the discussion of the mutually constitutive relation between the social and the spatial.
Access: By UHI username and password

Journal of Biological Chemistry
Publishes papers based on original research that are judged to make a novel and important contribution to understanding the molecular and cellular basis of biological processes.
Access: Off campus via MyUHI

Journal of Lipid Research
It focuses on the science of lipids in health and disease. The Journal emphasizes lipid function and the biochemical and genetic regulation of lipid metabolism. In addition, JLR publishes manuscripts on patient-oriented and epidemiological research relating to altered lipid metabolism, including modification of dietary lipids.
Access: Off campus via MyUHI

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

Marine Ecology Progress Series
This journal covers all aspects of marine ecology, fundamental and applied. Topics covered include microbiology, botany, zoology, ecosystem research, biological oceanography, ecological aspects of fisheries and aquaculture, pollution, environmental protection, conservation, and resource management.
Access:
Off campus via MyUHI

Methods of Information in Medicine
A journal stressing the methodology and scientific fundamentals of organizing, representing and analyzing data, information and knowledge in biomedicine and health care
Access:
Off campus via MyUHI

Molecular and Cellular Proteomics
The scope of the journal is broad. Emphasis will be placed on determining how the presence or absence of proteins affect biological responses, and how the interaction of proteins with germane cellular partners allows them to function. The focus will be on both structural and functional aspects of proteins, technological advances and significant advances in methodology .
Access: Off campus via MyUHI

Nature Publications Journals
The following full text journals are available via this site:British Dental Journal; Nature Biotechnology; Nature Cell Biology; Nature Genetics; Nature Geoscience; Nature Methods; Nature Medicine; Nature Reviews of Molecular and Cell Biology; Nature Protocols.
They can also be found via the UHI's eJournal Gateway
Subject Areas: Science and Medicine
Date Coverage: 2010 - present
MultiSearch Searchable: Yes
Access: By UHI user name and password.

New England Journal of Medicine
Brings readers the best research and key information at the intersection of biomedical science and clinical practice, and presents the information in an understandable and clinically useful format. It keeps readers informed on developments that are important to patients and discusses topics on clinical science and the values of being a good physician.
Access: Choose 'University of the Highlands and Islands' from the list of institutions and log in with your UHI user name and password.

PNAS: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
Established in 1914, PNAS publishes cutting-edge research, science news, Commentaries, Reviews, Perspectives, Colloquium Papers, and actions of the National Academy of Sciences. The journal's content spans the biological, physical, and social sciences and is global in scope. Nearly half of all accepted papers come from authors outside the United States.
Access: Off campus via MyUHI

Scottish Journal of Geology
This journal looks at all aspects of Scottish geology and its contiguous areas, including Europe, the North Sea and the North Atlantic.
Access: Off campus via MyUHI

Telemedicine and eHealth
The leading international peer-reviewed journal covering the full spectrum of advances and clinical applications of telemedicine and management of electronic health records. It places special emphasis on the outcome and impact of telemedicine on the quality, cost effectiveness, and access to healthcare.
Access: Off campus by MyUHI