COVID-19: We can now accept requests for print interlibrary loans again! Please be patient as there may be delays due to staffing reductions at other libraries and quarantine measures. Read our service update - 28 April.
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IBISWorldFull text access to UK, US and Global industrial reports in a broad range of areas, including water supply, transportation, manufacturing and defence. Most reports are updated multiple times a year. IBISWorld provides the only available source of industry research for many industries. Requires registration upon first access.
MarketLine AdvantagePreviously known as Datamonitor 360. Provides access to global market and industry reports, most including a Porter's Five Forces analysis; company profiles with SWOT analyses, and country-specific data with PESTLE analyses.
Web of SciencePreviously known as Web of Knowledge, WoS includes the Conference Proceedings, Journal Citation Reports (JCR) and Medline databases. It covers a very broad range of subjects relating to science, technology, social sciences and medicine. The ability to carry out citation searching is a key feature.
Access British Standards and ISOs as well as technical handbooks, codes of practice, guidelines, specifications for product dimensions and performance, glossaries.
*Note:BSOL have introduced new security features which will change the way you open PDFs on their platform. You now need to download a plugin to access British Standards. The use of the plugin will become mandatory from the end of February 2021.