Digital Library

Access to the following databases has been provided through HEC National Digital Library Program and is restricted to the AU IP address.

American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)
AAPT publications provide up-to-date knowledge on physics and assist in learning of new & traditional teaching methodologies and use of modern technology in Physics.
Association For Computing Machinery(ACM) Digital Library
The ACM Digital Library contains over 1,385,000 full-text articles, including the full text from 28 ACM journals and transactions, 10 ACM magazines, over 40 ACM special interest newsletters, 15 non-ACM journal and publications and over 100 annual conference proceedings.The ACM Guide to Computing Literature is also accessible. It is a bibliographic database consisting of over 850,000 citations to the computing literature, with full metadata, including DOIs and links to publisher sites where available. The Guide also includes a complete set of citations to all 2800 Internet RFCs (the technical reports that created the internet), as well as over 45,000 citations of computer science PhD theses.
Blackwell Synergy
Full text access to 840 leading learned journals in life sciences, medicine/health, ecology, accountancy and economics, cultural studies especially Asian studies, development issues, history , management studies and social policy.
  • British Library Document Supply Centre (BLDSC)
    Search and request documents from a database of over 20,000 key research journals, to article title level. Plus, over 16,000 conferences added each year.
    The BLDSC collection is probably the world’s largest devoted to the provision of remote document delivery. It covers every aspect of science, technology, medicine and humanities, in many languages. It holds journals, books, conferences, reports, patents, theses, official publications, music scores and images.To Search British Library Catalogues access the following links:
    Integrated Catalogue
    Microform Research Collection
    Other catalogues
  • Subject Strengths:
    Search over 19 million articles from.
    120,000 conference proceedings.
    Users can set up Saved or Diary Searches, choosing search frequency; each time a search is run Inside Web will only pick up the most recent articles.
    Search results can be emailed direct to your mailbox.How to Place a request:
    Fill out the article request form provided below, detailing the information so that the exact article can be requested.
    All the request should come through your institutional representatives, because direct requests will not be entertained.Request Limitations:
    10 requests per institution for each month
    2 requests per individual for each month DOWNLOAD request form fill the necessary details and forward it to your institutional representative.
    Important note: Document delivery will take 12 to 15 working days
AeBrary offers a wide variety of contents across many subject areas, especially in business and social science. It acquires integrated collections of eBooks and other contents. eBrary continues to add quality eBooks and other authoritative titles to their selection from the world’s leading academic and professional publishers. Users will be able to copy paste each page and print up to 40 pages at a time.
Subject collection includes computers and information technology, engineering and technology, life & physical sciences.
Emerald Insight
AThis is a highly valuable resource containing full text access to the world’s widest range of journals on management. The entire collection contains over 150 titles, with leading titles in marketing, business disciplines, engineering and materials science.
ESDU (Engineering Sciences Data Unit)
ESDU provides validated engineering design data, methods and software that form an important part of the design process for industry professionals. The ESDU collection allows you to explore and optimize design iterations so you can validate your final design quicker and easier. It covers:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Material Science
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Process Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Through its global membership, IEEE is a leading authority on areas ranging from aerospace systems, computers and telecommunications to biomedical engineering, electric power and consumer electronics among others.
JSTOR offers both multidisciplinary and discipline-specific collections and access to the entire JSTOR archives is available. Subject strength is limited to the followings:

  • Arts & Sciences I – IV
  • Arts & Sciences Complement
  • Business
  • Ecology & Botany
  • General Science
  • Language & Literature
  • Music
McGraw-Hill’s Collections
McGraw-Hill’s Digital Engineering Library

  • 5,000 Chapters derived from 170+ outstanding McGraw-Hill titles
  • Structured around 12 major areas of engineering disciplines
  • 500 Major topics ranging from Aerospace Engineering to Mechanical Engineering
  • A powerful online repository of engineering content from the field’s premier publisher
  • Easy and effective search or topical browse

McGraw-Hill’s Access Medicine

  • Diagnosis and treatment of 4,700 diseases and disorders.
  • Contributions by the world-renowned authors and physicians
  • Harrison’s Grand Round Lecture Series – Includes audio/visual presentations
  • Visual Diagnostics Images – Emergency Medicine Photo Gallery contains hundreds of high-quality images and radiographs

McGraw-Hill’s Access Science

  • Winner of the GoldMaster Award in the Curriculum-Related Category.
  • Highly recommended for all science users from high school through college, as well as users in large libraries.
  • Contains full text and illustrations of McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology.
  • 8,500 Encyclopedia and Research Update articles by leading researchers, including Nobel Prize winners.
  • 100,000+ terms from Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms.
  • 14,000 illustrations plus animations and image galleries.
  • 65,000+ hyperlinked cross-references.
Medical Journals
47 leading international medical journals available through “Highwire Press”, without any registration.
Science Online
It is a complete research environment providing access to the full text of the prestigious scientific publications with additional online-only enhancements. Science Online allows users to search within Science and across a multitude of scientific journals, with additional features such as e-mail alerts and citation managers.
Springer Link
Access to 432 full text journals on computer science, mathematics, physics and astronomy, life sciences, chemical sciences, medicine, engineering, geosciences, environmental sciences, law and economics.
Taylor & Francis Journals
More than 1000 journal titles in a full range of disciplines are available here.