DATABASES ON TRIAL (until 14/5/2009)

EbscoHost is giving the UJ users  a TRIAL for “Environment Complete” and “Computers & Applied Science Complete” databases. To access these databases you will need to log-in with your Surname, Student/Staff number and PIN (password). Don’t have PIN, visit the Sciences Librarian “Guides & Tutorials” web page for guidence.

ENVIRONMENT COMPLETE

Offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.

Environment Complete contains more than 1,957,000 records from more than 1,700 domestic and international titles going back to the 1940s (including 1,125 active core titles). The database also contains full text for more than 680 journals and 120 monographs.

 COMPUTERS & APPLIED SCIENCES COMPLETE (CASC)

It covers the research and development spectrum of the computing and applied sciences disciplines.

CASC provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,800 academic journals, professional publications, and other reference sources from a diverse collection.

Full text is also available for more than 730 periodicals.

P.S.: Once you access the EbscoHost web page, scroll down the list of databases. These two databases are at the bottom of the list.

The TRIAL is available until 14 May 2009.

Contact me on pkovatcheva@uj.ac.za for assistance.

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