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Essential reading for Publishing students 


We hold a selection of databases which contain full text and abstracts of e-journals. A full list of all our databases can be found on the Databases page. Key databases relevant for Publishing are listed below:

  • Academic Search Premier this service offers the full text of over 4,700 journals in all academic subjects. In addition, the contents of another 12,000 journals are indexed, many including abstracts.
  • Box of Broadcasts - BoB: the British Universities Film & Video Council's on-demand TV and radio service for education. This service allows students and staff to view, record, create clips and share broadcast programmes from over 60 TV and radio channels.
  • InfoTrac Newsstand: provides access to full-text newspapers and allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section, or other fields.
  • JSTOR provides the full text of some 900 journals via a number of collections.
  • Lynda is trusted by businesses, governments and over 1 million individuals worldwide to learn software, creative, design and business skills.
  • Oxford English Dictionary is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history and pronunciation of over half a million words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international sources. 

Electronic journals

Note that a single e-journal title may be held in several different e-journal collections (databases). Here is a selection of relevant e-journals for Publishing:

Looking for a particular e-journal title? Use our 'E-journals by title' search engine.


These websites offer selected high-quality resources and information:

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