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Japan Knowledge +NK

Access information.Available on campus. Off campus access available using the VPN.
Description.Japan Knowledge +NK is a portal to Japanese encyclopedias and dictionaries as well as databases for Japanese weekly journals and books. Contents include the Kodansha Encyclopedia of Japan, Encyclopedia Nipponica, the Biographical Dictionary of Japan, Japanese-English/English-Japanese Dictionaries, Dictionary of Contemporary Words, Imidas (Innovative Multi-Information Dictionary), Shogakukan Unabridged Dictionary of the Japanese Language, Jitsu/Great Dictionary of Chinese Characters, Digital Dai-ji-sen Japanese Dictionary, Weekly Economist, Japanese Company Handbook, JK Who’s Who, and NNA Global Business News from Asia and Europe. Books include Toyo Bunko and Shogakukan Japanese Classical Literature.

JFK's Foreign Affairs and International Crises, 1961-1963

Access:Access on campus. Off campus access is available via the VPN.
Description:This collection provides insight into President Kennedy’s views and actions on The Bay of Pigs, Support of Third World countries, Nuclear weapons and testing, NATO and the Multilateral Force in Europe, The international space race, and more.

JISC MediaHub

Access information:Login via UK federation. If required, login information can be found by following the link above.
Description:Free-at-the-point-of-use images, video and audio content licensed for educational and research use accessed from a single interface. Collections included cover a range of subject areas.
Coverage:Includes access to Getty Images and a range of newsreels including, ITN, Gaumont, British Paramount, Channel 4 and Reuters. Also material from Imperial War Museum, Wellcome Library, Royal Geographical Society & St George's Hospital Medical School as well as Art & Design collections.

Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) Evidence Based Practice

Access information:on and off-campus.
Description:Summarized and appraised evidence to inform practice. Organised by health care area/specialties.

Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) Tools

Access information:Personal OVID registration required.
For pamphlet and manual tools, contact rowena.stewart
Description:Tools for the following areas: research; appraisal and implementation; quality improvement; point of care

Journal Citation Reports

Access information:Access on and off-campus. Part of Web of Knowledge, choose the ‘select a database’ tab and select Journal Citation Reports to search.
Description:This is a unique resource for journal evaluation using citation data drawn from over 8000 journals. The source of journal impact factors. Online help is available.

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Access information:Access on and off-campus.
Description:Full-text journal archive service providing access to complete back runs of all the scholarly journals currently available in JSTOR. Recent volumes are excluded, usually the last 3-5 years, but each year a further year is added to the archive.
Each title is listed in the Library catalogue.
The collections currently available are: Arts & Sciences 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8; Biological Sciences; Health & General Sciences; Ireland. The 19th Century British Pamphlets Collections is also available via JSTOR.

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