Subscribed Databases

Subscribed Databases

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ACM Digital Library Full text of every article ever published by ACM and bibliographic citations from major publishers in computing. Weekly Online Training is provided via GoToMeeting (Full text: all)

ACS Publication The Publications Division of the American Chemical Society provides the worldwide scientific community with a comprehensive collection of the most cited peer-reviewed journals in the chemical and related sciences (Full text: 1996 – current year)

ASCE Library Offers electronic journal collection containing full text articles in the various fields of engineering. The database includes 30 scientific, technical and engineering full text journals covering current year and 15 years back file (Full text: 1995 – current year)

ASME Digital Collection The electronic versions of all ASME Transactions journals hosted on the ASME Digital Library (Full text: 2000 – current year)



Emerald Publishing was founded in 1967 to champion new ideas that would advance the research and practice of business and management. Today, we continue to nurture fresh thinking in applied fields where we feel we can make a real difference, now also including health and social care, education and engineering.

We publish over 300 journals, more than 2,500 books and over 1,500 case studies. Our priority is to build long-term relationships with a global community of authors, teachers and librarians who want to find, share and apply research that matters.

EndNote Web Online citation manager. Create your personal account to use EndNote online version. EndNote X7 Installer CD is also available for UTP student and staff at Circulation Counter, Level G, IRC. Recorded training and materials is available online here.


newGeoScienceWorld A comprehensive Internet resource for research across the geosciences, built on a database of peer-reviewed journals and integrated with GeoRef. GSW is a registered non-profit organization


IEEEXplore delivers full text access to the world’s highest quality technical literature in electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics (Full text: all)


Journal Citation Reports® offers a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world’s leading journals, with quantifiable, statistical information based on citation data. By compiling articles’ cited references, JCR Web helps to measure research influence and impact at the journal and category levels, and shows the relationship between citing and cited journals. Available in Science and Social Sciences editions.


Knovel is a web-based e-books and application integrating technical information with analytic and search tools to drive innovation and deliver answers engineers can trust (Full text: selected subject areas)


NIB (formerly known as e-Media NSTP) NSTP News and Image Bank is an online newspaper archival service, which offers archived news articles, photographs and PDF copies of the newspapers published by The New Straits Times Press (M) Berhad (NSTP) –  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


OnePetro launched in March 2007, is a multi-society library that provides a way to search for and access a broad range of technical literature related to the oil and gas exploration and production industry. Shell subscribes to SPE and OTC content (Full text: all)

Oxford Reference Online The ultimate online reference library – from Oxford, the world’s first name in reference.


ProQuest consist of two subscribed databases as follows:-

ProQuest Business Collection

The most comprehensive business offering, comprising all content from ABI/INFORM Complete, Accounting & Tax, Asian Business & Reference, Banking Information Source, Entrepreneurship, and the International Bibliography of the Social Sciences. Featuring thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, conference proceedings, and working papers as well as trade publications, industry reports, and key periodicals such as the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, and Economist. Strong US and international coverage in business and the social sciences (Full text: vary)

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: The Sciences and Engineering Collection

The official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress and the database of record for graduate research. Full Text includes nearly 3 million searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1743 to the present day together with over 1 million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format. Over 2 million titles are available for purchase as printed copies. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full-text coverage for older graduate works. See ProQuest Support & Training for more info ProQuest Online Databases (Full text: all)


ResearcherID provides a solution to the author ambiguity problem within the scholarly research community. Each member is assigned a unique identifier to enable researchers to manage their publication lists, track their times cited counts and h-index, identify potential collaborators and avoid author misidentified. ResearcherID information integrates with the Web of Knowledge and is ORCID compliant, allowing writers to claim and showcase their publications from a single one account. Search the registry to find collaborators, review publication lists and explore how research is used around the world! FREE Registration

newRSC Gold is the fantastic resource from The Royal Society of Chemistry that offers all online journal, database and magazine content in one package*, as well as a cutting-edge eBook series. RSC Gold is also ever-increasing in value and content, with all new journals being automatically added to your package as they publish at no extra cost


SAGE publishes more than 520 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine. SAGE Journals Online is the delivery platform that provides online access to the full text of individual SAGE journals. 

Science Direct Access over 1500 scientific, technical & medical peer-reviewed journals from Elsevier. Search over 40 million abstracts from scientific articles (Full text: 1995 – current year)

SCOPUS is one of the world’s largest scientific abstract and indexing databases, including an integrated search of the scientific web via Scopus. Scopus links to your entitled full-text articles and other library resources, and launched on 3 November 2004. Try SCOPUS@ Tutorials Menu for searching tips (Full text: not applicable; Citation record: all)

SciFinder offers a one-stop shop experience with flexible search and discover options based on user input and workflow. You can search for substances, reactions, and patent and journal references anytime, anywhere.

For “first time login’ users. Users can only access to Sci-Finder after finished this registration process.URL”.

Springer , including its sub-series Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics (LNBI), has established itself as a medium for the publication of new developments in computer science and information technology research and teaching (Full text: vol 1343 (1997) – to current year)


Taylor & Francis Online Journals Provides access to selected journals. Features include citation alerts and downloads, active reference linking and RSS feeds (Full text: 1997 – current year)

TransTech Publications e-books are from Trans Tech Publications Inc. that began back in 1967 when the first issue of the now famous “Diffusion Data” periodical was published. is now one of the largest and fastest growing web sites devoted entirely to the area of Materials Science and Engineering and related topics. Click “My eBooks” to access full text e-books (Full text: selected purchased titles)


Web of Science is one of the world’s leading scientific abstract and indexing databases. This single, sophisticated platform extends and deepens the research coverage available in Science Citation Index Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index. Try check Training website for online guide (Full text: not applicable; Citation record: 2005-current year)

World Scientific online provides access to Computer Science journals published by World Scientific (Full text: 2002-current year)

World Technologies e-books are pioneers in the field of technological advancements in education with primary focus in STM and professional e-books, for academic and research libraries (Full text: selected purchased titles)

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