A huge index covering publications from 5,000 publishers in all areas of science, technology, medicine, and social sciences. It has several functions that allow searchers to personalise it to their own interests. You can set up email alerts for this database.
Free / Extended access / Trial Databases
The following databases are available for free or extended access during the COVID-19 pandemic, or for evaluation purposes.
**Free access until 15 Dec 2020**. Popular online law database, traditionally with a US focus but now contains a new UK sub-collection. More than 182 million pages and 281,000 titles of historical and government documents in a fully searchable, image-based format. HeinOnline bridges an important research gap by providing comprehensive coverage from inception of more than 2,800 law-related periodicals.
*Free access until 31 August 2020.* A comprehensive and authoritative suite of information resources that enables in-depth business and financial research. Includes detail on descriptions, history, property, subsidiaries, officers and directors, long term debt and capital stock. Also access to risk, ratings, credit information and recommendations under one platform.
Books and journals in the humanities and social sciences from over 200 of the world’s most distinguished university presses and scholarly societies. Content that is freely available during the COVID-19 crisis will display a distinctive “Free” icon. List of free content available at: https://about.muse.jhu.edu/resources/freeresourcescovid19/
Free trial. Since the first issue of Philosophical Transactions in 1665, publishing has been at the heart of the Royal Society’s mission. Subjects: broad coverage of all science, specializing in publishing interdisciplinary research and the proceedings of scientific meetings.
**COVID-19 update: In addition to our usual subscription, all 256 ScienceDirect textbooks will be freely available for all Cranfield customers until 31 August 2020.** Full text access to subscribed journal articles and eBooks in the fields of science, engineering and technology. Also provides access to a current awareness journal alerting service. To search for full text content only click on the Journals or Books link in the top navigation bar, then choose All access types > Subscription and complimentary.
**Extended trial until 30 September 2020**. Research platform and business intelligence tool. Access over 250 terabytes of data across multiple disciplines including Accounting, Banking, Economics, ESG, Finance, Healthcare, Insurance, Marketing, and Statistics.
Available off-campus to all current Cranfield University staff and students. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for login details if you would like to access this trial.