Databases A to Z

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

Current database trials

Business Source Ultimate

Note! The test period for Business Source Ultimate is valid until 18 October.

Business Source Ultimate contains full-text journals and other resources covering business, economics, management and marketing. Database content is more extensive than Business Source Premier.

Databases A - Z

Academic search elite

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

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.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About ACS

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

Years covered: 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 Business Source Premier

Abstracts and full-text articles within business and economics. Includes access to market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and videos from Associated Press.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Cambridge Journals

Abstracts and full-text articles from journals published by Cambridge University Press covering a wide range of subject areas.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Cinahl

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

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Cochrane

The Cochrane Library is a collection of databases concerning evidence-based healthcare and nursing:

  • Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
  • Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL)
  • Cochrane Clinical Answers

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
  • 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.

Access: Contact the Library and book a time to use the database and when you come to the Library, contact the staff and we will log on to the database for you.

About Emerald

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

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Eric

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

Years covered: 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 IEEE Xplore

The library subscribes to the complete IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL) containing 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 JUNO

Swedish law texts and commentary volumes.

  • 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 Medline

References and abstracts to journal articles covering medicine, biomedicine, nursing, health sciences and psychology. Links to full-text databases.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About Ovid Emcare

Bibliographic database covering nursing and allied healthcare. Links to full-text databases.

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 Psych Articles

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

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About PsychInfo

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

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.

Access: Free access and for fulltext access log on via Open Athens

About Retriver Companies

Financial information and annual reports from Swedish Companies.

About Retrivier News archive

Full-text articles from Swedish newspapers and journals.

Premium articles from Dagens Nyheter, Svenska Dagbladet and Dagens Industri can only be accessed via a special login in the library. Contact library staff for details.

Access: On campus + externally via Remote Desktop

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 Subscription

Full-text standards from the Swedish Institute for Standards (SIS) as well as European and international standards authorities.

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About SocIndex

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

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

About SveMed+

References to Scandinavian journals covering medicine and nursing. Links to full-text documents.

Access: Free access

About Swedish newspapers
  • Digitized Swedish newspapers. The years 1645-1904 are of free access.The years 1905- can be accessed from a computer in the Library.

The computer can be booked for 4 hours at the time. To book the computer, please contact the Library at: biblioteket@hig.se

Access: Free access to 1904

About SwePub

SwePub is a national search service for research publications from Swedish higher education institutions.

Access: Free access

About Web of Science

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

Access: On campus + externally via OpenAthens

Published by: Elisabeth Jansson Page responsible: Jenny Ericsson Updated: 2020-09-18
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