KIRINYAGA UNIVERSITY ONLINE DATABASES

Kirinyaga University Library subscribes to peer reviewed full text electronic journals and books to support teaching, learning and research activities of the University. The available electronic databases cover all subject areas. The major databases and their subject coverage are summarized below. Kindly access the databases for more information.

e-BOOKS (SUBSCRIPTION)

Database Name

Subject Strength

Chemistry, Geoscience, Engineering, History and Life Science

http://degruyter.com

 

Humanities and Social Sciences

http://www.muse.jhu.edu

Bio-Medicine and the Life Sciences, Clinical Medicine, Physics, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Sciences, Human Sciences, Social Sciences and Economics.

http://www.springer.com

e-BOOKS (OPEN ACCESS)

Multidisciplinary e-books library.

http://en.booksee.org

All scientific and scholarly subjects are covered

http://www.doabooks.org

Education & Literature

http://eric.ed.gov

 

Geographic Information Systems

http://www.esri.com

 

Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, Electronics, and Medical books

http://www.freebookcentre.net

 

AIDS, Anatomy, Cardiology, Dermatology, Hematology, Neurology, Oncology, Pharmacology Radiology

http://www.freebooks4doctors.com/

Business, Economics, Law, Medical, Nature ,Political Science, Social Science, Technology & Engineering.

http://www.elibrary.imf.org/

Philosophy, Psychology, and Religion, Social Sciences, Political Science, Education Fine Arts Science Medicine , Agriculture Technology Military Science ,Naval Science & Library Science

http://www.medicalstudent.com/

Religion, Art, Cinema and Media Studies, Classics, Digital, Economics, Education, Environmental, Studies, History, Biography, History, Law, Literature and Language, Mathematics, Philosophy, Sciences, Women & Gender Studies

http://www.openbookpublishers.com/

 

Finance, Business ,Computer Science & Information Systems, Economics Engineering, Languages, General, Humanities, Language, Law, Mathematics, Statistics, Sciences & Social.

https://open.umn.edu/opentextbooks/

Automotive, Business,Education,Environment Finance,Health&Food,History,Literature,Marketing, Medical, Personal Growth,Science,Software,Spiritual,Technology and Travel.

https://www.pdfdrive.net/

E-Journals

 

Physics.

http://www.aip.org

Biomedical, Life, Physical and Social Sciences

http://www.annualreviews.org

Medicine, Politics, Linguistics, Law, Mathematics, Social Sciences and Humanities

http://www.cambridge.org

Health Nursing

https://www.ebscohost.com

Accounting, business, Education, library science, Sociology, transport, health and Engineering.

http://www.emeraldinsight.com

Health and Medical Content

http://www.cengage.com

Chemistry, Mathematics, Environment and Engineering

http://www.ioppublishing.org

Psychology, Education, Law, Public Health and Life sciences

http://www.liebertpub.com

Art, Music and Mathematics

http://www.jstor.org

Applied Sciences and Clinical Medicine

http://www.nature.com

Analytical Chemistry and Natural Products

http://www.pubs.rsc.org

Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Technology and Medicine

http://www.sagepub.com

Bio-medicine and the life sciences, clinical medicine, physics, engineering, mathematics, computer sciences, human sciences, social sciences and economics.

http://www.springer.com

Earth Sciences

https://www.geolsoc.org.uk

Social Sciences, Humanities, Education, Biological and Physical Sciences

http://www.press.uchicago.edu

Technology, Medicine, Humanities and Social Sciences

http://www.onlinelibrary.wiley.com

FREE ACCESS JOURNALS

Database Name

Subject Strength

 

Health Education Resources

http://www.oerafrica.org

 

Ethics Resources

http://www.africainfoethics.org

 

Aquaculture Animal Health, Crop Production and Forestry

http://www.cabdirect.org

 

Medical Textbooks in Gastroenterology and Herpetology

http://www.giandhepatology.com

Agriculture and Enterprise Development

http://www.cos-sis.org

 

Social Science, Human Development, Agriculture, Infrastructure, Health, Education, Climate Change, Natural Resources, Regional Integration.

http://data.worldbank.org

 

 Gateway for Free E-Journals

Business Management, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, General Works, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Library Science, Life Sciences

http://www.icast.org.in/ejournal/ejournal.php

 

 

Multidisciplinary books, articles & journals.

https://scholar.google.com/

Ethics, Gynaecology,Obstetrics, Haematology, Human Anatomy, Immunology,Allergy, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine Law, General Microbiology, Ethics, Gastroenterology, Genetics Geriatrics, Gynaecology Obstetrics Haematology, Human Anatomy, Medicine, Nursing

http://www.who.int/hinari/en/

 

Engineering and Technology

http://online-journals.org

 

 

Economic & Research

https://ideas.repec.org/

 

Research on Development

www.idrc.ca/

 

 

Environment, Maths Agriculture, Technology, Biology, Statistics & Engineering.

https://journals4free.com/

 

Theses & Dissertations African Studies Collections

https://www.sabinet.co.za/

 

Public Policy, Research & Analysis

kippra.or.ke/

 

Laws of Kenya, Parliamentary Bills and Legal notices

http://www.law.co.ke/KenyaGazette
 

Anatomy, Anesthesia, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Bioethics, Biological, Chemical, Nuclear Warfare, Dermatology, Dentistry, Urology, Travel Medicine, Surgery, Preventive Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

http://www.medicalstudent.com/
 

Laws of Kenya, Parliamentary Bills and Legal notices

http://www.law.co.ke/KenyaGazette

 

Engineering, Management and Medical

http://www.informaticsglobal.com/

 

Education, Finance, Justice, Climate & Regulatory Laws

https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/

 

Philosophy, Psychology, Religion, History Geography, Anthropology, Recreation, Social Sciences, Political Science Language and Literature Science, Medicine, Agriculture Technology & Military Science

http://www.oclc.org/

 

Humanities & Social Sciences.

http://www.oapen.org/

 

Biology, Medicine, Pathogen, Computational Biology, & Neglected Tropical Diseases.

 

https://www.plos.org/
 

Animal, Education, Music, Fiction, Fine Art, History, Technology, Psychology, Religion, War ,Language, Music & Crime.

www.gutenberg.org
 

Research Methods

http://ssc.bibalex.org/helpdesk/introduction.jsf

History, Economics, politics , law, Computing, Engineering, Maths, Education & Marketing

http://oro.open.ac.uk/
 

Statistics

http://www.stata-journal.com/archives/
 

Agriculture, Sciences, Biography, Sciences, Computers,Conflict and Security Issues, Earth, Sciences, Education, Energy and Energy Conservation,Engineering, Technology, Environment and Environmental Studies, Explore Science, Food and Nutrition,Health and Medicine, Industry and Labour, Math, Chemistry, Physics,Policy for Science, Space and Aeronautics & Transportation

www.nap.edu/
 

General Research output on Public

en.unesco.org/

 

Philosophy, Computer Science, Technology, Art, Social Sciences, History, Geography, Natural Sciences & Languages.

https://www.wdl.org/en/
 World Library of Science

Science Education

http://staging-www.nature.com/wls

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