Databases A to Z

Here you can find databases that we subscribe to and some that are available for free online.

  • New and extended databases for 2021
What's new for our databases in 2021?
  • Academic Search Premier
    An enhanced version of the Academic Search database which gives access to an increased number full-text journals from within a range of subject areas. Replaces Academic Search Elite.
  • Brill Journal Collection
    We now have access to the complete journal package from the publisher Brill. Brill produce journals within biology, humanities and social studies as well as international law, religious studies and Asian studies.
  • JSTOR
    Our subscription to JSTOR has been extended to include journals within the social sciences, as well as the JSTOR Sustainability collection which contains journals and research publications within sustainable development.
  • Use this link to access the sustainability collection: Search for sustainability content on JSTOR.
  • Juno
    From 2021 the library has access to extended content within Juno, including law commentaries, journals and e-books.

Databases A to Z

About Academic Search Premier

References, abstracts and full-text journal articles within a range of subject areas

Coverage: 1955-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About ACM Digital

The ACM Digital Library contains:

  • The full-text of all ACM publications including journals, conference proceedings, technical magazines and books.
  • Full-text publications from selected publishers.
  • The ACM guide to computing literature: a comprehensive bibliographic database focused on the field of computing.

Coverage: References from 1950-; full-text from 1952-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About ACS

References, abstracts and full-text journal articles from the American Chemical Society.

Coverage: 1879 –

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Artikelsök

References to articles from Swedish journals and newspapers. Links to full-text articles from a few newspapers.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Brill

Full-text journals within humanities, social sciences and biology from the publisher Brill.

Coverage: 2000-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Business Source Premier

Abstracts and full-text articles within business and economics as well as company information.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Cambridge Journals

Full-text journals within a range of subject areas from the publisher Cambridge University Press. Tidskrifter i fulltext från Cambridge University Press inom flera ämnesområden.

Coverage: 1997-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Cinahl

References to journal articles within nursing and allied health. Includes links to full-text databases.

Coverage: 1982-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Cochrane

References to journal articles within nursing and allied health. Includes links to full-text databases.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Demografiska databasen

CEDAR develops and provides access to demographic databases based on Swedish historic parish data.

  • INDIKO: Parish registers online
  • TABVERK: Access to statistical parish records from 1749 – 1859
  • FOLKNET: Access to population statistics from parishes, towns and municipalities from 1810 - 1990

Access: Free access

About Discovery

Discovery is the library's search portal where you can search for content contained in our databases.

  • Eikon (only available in the library)
About Eikon

Eikon contains economic and financial data from many countries. Includes company and economic data, analytics, news and much more. Data can be printed or exported to Excel, Powerpoint or Word.

About Emcare

Bibliographic database with health sciences. Links to full-text databases.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Emerald

References, abstracts and full-text articles within business economics, technology and library sciences.

Coverage : 1994-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About ERIC

References, abstracts and full-text articles and literature within education.

Coverage: 1966 –

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Espacenet

International patent database from the European Patent Office (EPO). Includes national and international patents as well as patent applications.

Access: Free access

About FAR online

Database of rules and regulations regarding auditing, accounting, financial reporting and tax.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Google Scholar

Search engine for scholarly web resources. Covers free resources as well as the full-text journals of many commercial publishers.

Full-text articles appear on Google scholar for publisher content that the library subscribes to, provided you are logged in with your university user account.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About GreenFILE

Reference database within environmental sciences. Links to full-text articles.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Idunn

Idunn contains full-text nordic journals within a range of subjects from the Norwegian publisher Idunn.

Coverage: 1995-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Inderscience

Contains full-text journals from the publisher Inderscience.

Coverage: 1979-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About IEEE Xplore

Contains full-text journals, conference papers and IEEE standards within technology, engineering and electronics with applications in humanities, social sciences and medicine.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Inspec

Bibliographic database within science and technology. Contains journals, conference proceedings, books dissertations and reports. Links to full-text databases.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About IOS Press

Contains full-text journals within natural sciences, technology and medicine from the publisher IOS Press.

Coverage: 1982-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About JSTOR

Contains a selection of journal packages within economics, social sciences, languages and literature from JSTOR as well as the thematic collection JSTOR Sustainability.

A limited number of articles not included in the library's subscription can be accessed by registering a private account.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About JUNO

Swedish law texts and commentary volumes.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About MAH Complete

Contains full-text journals within the health sciences from the publisher Mark Allen Healthcare.

Coverage: 1992-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens
About MathSciNet

Database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information covering mathematical sciences literature. Includes Mathematics Subject Classifications (MSC) and links to full-text.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Mediearkivet

Articles from Swedish newspapers and journals. Note that premium articles from Dagens Nyheter, Svenska Dagbladet and Dagens Industri can only be reached via a specific computer in the library. Contact staff in order to use this service.

Coverage: 1990-

About Medline via EBSCO

References and abstracts to journal articles covering medicine, biomedicine, nursing, health sciences and psychology. Links to full-text databases. Medline is an important component of the larger PubMed database.

Coverage: 1946-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Ovid Nursing Full Text Plus

Full-text journals covering nursing and allied healthcare. Includes Ovid Nursing Database.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Oxford Academic Journals

Contains journals within all subject areas from the publisher Oxford Academic Press.

Coverage: 1996-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About PsycArticles

Full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA).

Coverage: 1988-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About PsycInfo

References and abstracts to articles and literature covering psychology and related disciplines. Links to PsycArticles and other full-text databases.

Coverage: 1872-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About PubMed

References and abstracts to journal articles covering medicine, nursing, healthcare and psychology. Links to full-test databases.

Coverage: 1946-

Access: Free access

About Retriever companies

Financial information and annual reports from Swedish Companies.

Access: On campus + externally via Remote Desktop

Om SAGE Journals

Contains full-text journals mostly within social sciences, humanities, medicine and technology from the publisher SAGE.

Coverage: 1999-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About ScienceDirect

References, abstracts and full-text journal articles within all subject areas published by Elsevier.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Scopus

References and abstracts to journal articles covering all subject areas. Includes links to citing articles and citation statistics. Links to publishers’ full-text.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About SIS Standards

Standards in full-text from Swedish, European and international standards organisations.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About SocIndex

Full-text journals and literature covering sociology, gender studies, religion and social work.

Coverage: 1895-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About SpringerLink

Contains full-text journals within alla subject areas from the publisher Springer.tidskrifter inom alla ämnesområden från förlaget Springer i fulltext.

Coverage: 1997-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Swedish newspapers

Digitised Swedish newspapers. The years 1645-1904 are of freely accessible. Newspapers from 1905 and onwards can be accessed from a specific computer in the library which can be booked for 4 hours at atime. Contact the library: biblioteket@hig.se

About SwePub

SwePub is the national search portal for research publications from Swedish higher education institutions.

Access: Free access

About Taylor & Francis Online

Contains full-text journals within all subject areas from the publisher Taylor & Francis.

Coverage: 1997-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Web of Science

Comprehensive database of references and full-text journal articles covering all subject areas.

Coverage: 1986-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Wiley Online Library

Contains full-text journals within all subject areas from the publisher Wiley.

Coverage: 1997-

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

Published by: Elisabeth Jansson Page responsible: Jenny Ericsson Updated: 2021-03-31
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