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Academic Journals
Academic Journals currently publishes 108 peer-reviewed open access journals covering art and humanities, engineering, medical science, social sciences, biological sciences, physical sciences and agricultural sciences.

ACBF The African Capacity Building Foundation
Welcome to ACBF's Knowledge Resource Corner (KRC), a virtual library on capacity development. The Knowledge Resource Corner is a one stop shop digital library that offers fast, well-structured and unified interface to access free full-text copies on capacity development produced and published by ACBF, its networks and partners. KRC's collections comprise books, occasional papers, working papers, reports, development memoirs, lesson notes, conference papers etc. Other online reference sources accessible via the Knowledge Resource Corner include several databases, gateways, portals, e-journals, e-books and e-news.

Africa portal (ejournals)
Africa Portal is the online library collection holding over 4,000 books, journals, and digital documents related to African policy issues. Africa Portal aims to improve access and visibility for African research.

AGORA provides access to more than 3000 journals in agriculture and related biological, environmental and social sciences from the world's leading academic publishers.

African Journals OnLine (AJOL) is the world’s largest online library of peer-reviewed, African-published scholarly journals. Historically, scholarly information has flowed from North to South and from West to East. It has also been difficult for African researchers to access the work of other African academics. In partnership with hundreds of journals from all over the continent, AJOL works to change this, so that African-origin research output is available to Africans and to the rest of the world. You only have access to Open Access articles.

American Institute of Physics
American Institute of Physics publishes journals, magazines, and a conference proceedings series. AIP's Scitation platform hosts over 2 million articles from more than 200 scholarly publications for 28 earned society publishers.

American Physical Society
The American Physical Society is one of nine publishers participating in a CrossRef pilot project that uses Google to provide full-text searching of scholarly research. This database contains physical science documents only.

Annual Reviews
The database covers Biochemistry, Microbiology, Physical Sciences and social sciences.

Open access to 1,448,113 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance, Statistics, Electrical Engineering and Systems Science, and Economics

Bookbon is a free to use website that lets you download eBooks. The eBooks are categorized either as textbooks or books for business or travel.

Cambridge University Press
Cambridge University Press currently publishes over 300 peer-reviewed academic journals for the global market. Containing the latest research from a broad sweep of subject areas.

Canadian Science Publishing (publisher of the NRC Research Press journals)
Canadian Science Publishing provides online peer-reviewed journals in a broad range of scientific discipline

CERN Courier is essential reading for the global high-energy physics community.

Chicago Journals
Chicago publishes 50 journals in a wide range of academic disciplines, including the social sciences, the humanities, education, the biological and medical sciences, and the physical sciences.

Directory of Open Access Books
Directory of Open Access Books provides freely accessible books and therefore free to read. All books listed in DOAB are free to read and share for non-commercial use.

Directory of Open Access Journals
DOAJ aims to increase the visibility and ease of use of open access scientific and scholarly journals. Currently 719 journals are searchable at article level.

Duke University Press
Duke University Press publishes 51 periodicals that span a range of disciplines within the humanities and social sciences.Disciplines within the humanities and sciences: from East Asian cultural studies to French history, to mathematics and the history of economic thought, from feminism, culture and media studies to medieval and early modern studies.

E-Book Central
Ebrary offers authoritative e-books in a wide range of subject areas: Business & Economics, Computers & IT, Education, Engineering & Technology, History & Political Science, Humanities, Interdisciplinary & Area Studies, Language, Literature & Linguistics, Law, International Relations & Public Policy, Life Sciences, Medical, Nursing & Allied Health, Physical Sciences, Psychology & Social Work, Religion, Philosophy & Classics, and Sociology & Anthropology.

EBSCO Discovery
EBSCO Discovery provides a multi-disciplinary full-text database, peer-reviewed journals and full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format.

EBSCOhost PERI Project Package (journals)
Academic Search Complete is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, The majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format.

The aim of this database is to share the best in development policy, practice and research. Browse the latest editorially selected content from over 7,500 development organisations - all available free to download.

Elgaronline (journals)
Elgaronline provides journals, books, monographs which cover business and management, development studies, economics and finance, education, environment, geography, innovation and technology, law-academic, law-proffessional, politics and public policy, research methods, social policy and sociology and urban and regional studies.

Emerald insight
Emerald is a leading English language publisher of academic and professional literature covering wide range of subjects and full text articles.

Search over 500,000 doctoral theses. Download instantly for your research, or order a scanned copy quickly and easily.

FAO creates and shares critical information about food, agriculture and natural resources in the form of global public goods. FAO serves as a knowledge network.

Gale Cengage: Gale Virtual Reference Library
Expanded Academic: Unparalleled in its depth and scope, this premier database offers balanced coverage of every academic subject -- from advertising and microbiology to history and women's studies. It offers access to authoritative health and medical information, turn to the Health & Wellness Resource Center, a specialized reference tool that offers a vast collection of medical information to academic, medical and public libraries.

Google Books
Google Books provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many discipline, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Books helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.

Google scholar
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.

Henry Stewart Talks (agriculture)
Specially prepared, online, animated, audio-visual lectures by world leading authorities on biomedical and life sciences for researchers and university faculty members. This database mainly covers Bio-medicine and life sciences.

HINARI provides free access to the major journals in biomedical and related social sciences to local, not-for-profit institutions in developing countries.

Hindawi is one of the world’s largest publishers of peer-reviewed, fully Open Access journals. Built on an ethos of openness, we are passionate about working with the global academic community to promote open scholarly research to the world. With the help of our academic Editors, based in institutions around the globe, we are able to focus on serving our authors while preserving robust publishing standards and editorial integrity.

IMF eLibray
IMF eLibrary provides comprehensive data and original analysis, with coverage of Monetary policy, Financial stability, Economic development, Forecasts and outlooks, Poverty reduction.

High-Energy Physics Literature Database

Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
INFORMS publishes scholarly journals on Management Science and Operations Research, a journal for the practice of OR/MS (Interfaces), the new online-only journal Service Science, as well as an open access journals.

JSTOR publishes academic journals, dating back to the first volume ever published. The content on JSTOR comes from a broad range of disciplines, predominantly in the humanities, social sciences, and field sciences.

Liebert Online
Provides authoritative peer-reviewed journals in the most promising areas of biotechnology, biomedical research/life sciences, clinical medicine, surgery, and law and all full-text searchable.

OARE enables developing countries to gain access to one of the world's largest collections. OARE provides peer-reviewed scientific journal titles. Note: one can only have access to this database through logging in and these details are made available through the faculty librarians.

OECD iLibrary
OECD iLibrary is a multidisciplinary database which contains the following subject areas: Agriculture and food, development, economics, education, employment, energy, environment, finance and investment, governance, industry and services, nuclear energy, science and technology, social issues/migration/health, taxation, trade, transport, urban, rural and regional development.

OMICS Group hosts over 300 leading-edge peer reviewed Open Access journals covering a wide range of subjects.

Oxford Journals Collection
Publishes over 300 journals in the humanities, social sciences, law, science, and medicine, two-thirds of which are published in partnership with learned and professional societies.

Policy Press
The Policy Press publishes four highly prestigious journals in the fields of public and social policy and journals that will have an impact on research, learning, policy and practice at an international level.

Project Muse
Project Muse provides Peer-reviewed journals and books from non-profit scholarly publishers, with wide variety of subjects in humanities and social science subjects.

Royal Society
The RSC is the largest organization advancing the chemical sciences. Activities span education, conferences, science policy and the promotion of chemistry to the public.

Sage full-text collections are available in the following disciplines: Communication Studies, Criminology, Education, Health Sciences, Management & Organizations Studies, Materials Science, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, and Urban Studies & Planning.

Science Publications
Science Publications offers peer-reviewed, open access academic journals. They aim to provide researchers, writers, academic professors and students with up-to-date research in a broad range of areas.

Springer Link is an integrated full-text database for journals and books published by Springer. Springer Link currently offers over 1,250 fully peer-reviewed journals and more than 10,000 books online.

Taylor & Francis (books)
The Taylor & Francis eBestseller Package contains 1200 of their bestselling eBook titles from twelve key subject areas namely Business and economics, Asian studies, history, psychology, media, philosophy, linguistics, geography, politics, architecture and religion.

Taylor & Francis (journals)
Provides access to multidisciplinary databases that covers subject areas like Area Studies, Arts, Behavioural Sciences, Biosciences, Built Environment Communication Studies, Computer Science, Development Studies,Earth Sciences, Economics, Finance, Bussiness and Industry, Education Engineering and Technology, Environment and Agriculture, Environment and sustainability, Food Science and Technology, Geography ,Healthy and social care, Humanities, Information Science, language & Literature.

The Lyell Collection Complete
The Lyell Collection is an electronic resource containing new and archival journal, Special Publication and book content, published by the Geological Society of London. It contains key peer-reviewed Earth science literature of the highest quality. 26 000 peer-reviewed articles.

UNESCO works to create the conditions for dialogue among civilizations, cultures and peoples, based upon respect for commonly shared values. It is through this dialogue that the world can achieve global visions of sustainable development encompassing observance of human rights, mutual respect and the alleviation of poverty, all of which are at the heart of UNESCO’S mission and activities.

Wiley Online Library
Wiley-Blackwell covers the full spectrum of science, nursing, medicine, humanities and social sciences, technology, geography studies, earth and environmental sciences.

World Bank.
Documents in both text and downloadable pdf format can be accessed by browsing or searching. Most documents are also available in depository libraries around the world. You can use the options under the search box to browse through the documents by country, type, or sector, or search via the Advanced Search page. The types of documents you will find include: Board Documents, Country Focus Documents, Economic & Sector Work and Project Documents.

World Digital Library
The WDL has stated that its mission is to promote international and intercultural understanding, expand the volume and variety of cultural content on the Internet, provide resources for educators, scholars, and general audiences, and to build capacity in partner institutions to narrow the digital divide within and among countries.