Library eResources

It is a matter of immense pleasure to announce that EDU Library is now connected with Bangladesh-INASP/PERI Consortia (BIPC) under the auspices of Bangladesh Academy of Sciences (BAS) to have access to thousands of reputed international online journals and books with downloading facilities of full text articles. Access to leading E-Resources such as EBSCO, Wiley-Blackwell, Springer and many more is available for the students and faculties of EDU.

American Astronomical Society

Subject Area Covered: Astronomy, Astrophysics, and Physics.

Short Description:The American Astronomical Society (AAS) is the major organization of professional astronomers in North America. The mission of the American Astronomical Society is to enhance and share humanity’s scientific understanding of the universe. The primary objective of the AAS is to promote the advancement of astronomy and closely related branches of science.

Content:The Society publishes one scholarly journal (AER) for the dissemination of research results in the field of astronomy education. AER is published through the American Institute of Physics. AER is open access. It has 113 journal titles, and 9 free titles.

American Chemical Society(ACS)

Subject Area Covered:Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, and Biomedical Sciences, Chemistry, Macromolecular Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical, Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry.

Short Description:ACS is a leading publisher of peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical and related sciences.

Content:ACS Publications publishes more than 52 journals, Chemical & Engineering News, ACS Legacy Archives, and the ACS Symposium Series via its award-winning web-based platform.

American Institute of Physics Journals(AIP)

Subject Area Covered:Physics

Short Description:American Institute of Physics (AIP) becomes the fastest-growing scientific networking site explicitly for researchers in the areas of the physical sciences. AIP is also one of the world’s largest publishers of physics journals and produces the publications of more than 25 scientific and engineering societies through its New York-based publishing division.

Content:AIP published 17 journals, 3 magazines, AIP Magazines comprehensively cover the latest developments in physics, industrial applications, and advances in scientific computing, a conference proceedings series, books for physics students, statistical reports, current research from over 50 journals including Science and Nature

American Physical Society(APS)

Subject Area Covered:Physics, optical physics, materials physics; Nuclear physics; Particles, fields, gravitation, and cosmology; Statistical, non-linear, and soft matter physics; Accelerators and beams; Physics education research.

Short Description:The American Physical Society ( is a non-profit membership organization working to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics through its outstanding research journals, scientific meetings, and education, outreach, advocacy and international activities.

Content:APS represents over 50,000 members, including physicists in academia, national laboratories and industry in the United States and throughout the world.

American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE)

Subject Area Covered: Agricultural engineering, Agricultural health and safety, Power and machinery, Soil and water, Food and process engineering, Structures and environment, Information and electrical technologies, Biological engineering, Forest engineering.

Short Description:The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE )is a professional and technical organization dedicated to the advancement of engineering applicable to agricultural, food, and biological systems. Members of ASABE serve in industry, academia, and public service.

Content:ASABE Technical Library includes a range of content including journals, textbook materials, monographs, standards and proceedings as well as the important reference work-in-progress, Design Topics.

American Society of Civil Engineers

Subject Area Covered: Environmental Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Construction, Earthquake Engineering, Energy, Engineering Mechanics, Water Resources Engineering, Coastline and Port Engineering, Pipelines, Structural Engineering, Transportation and Development, Sustainable Engineering.

Short Description: The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is the world’s largest publisher of civil engineering information — producing more than 55,000 pages of technical content each year. The ASCE Publications Division produces 31 professional journals (available both in print and online editions), conference proceedings, standards, manuals of practice, committee reports and monographs under the ASCE Press imprint.

Content: ASCE Journals Online provides unprecedented access to 34 journals encompassing more than 50,000 full-text papers published since 1983 – that’s over 408,000 pages! Approximately 4000 new papers will be added each year.

Annual Reviews

Subject Area Covered:Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences including Economics.

Short Description: TAnnual Reviews is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide the Worldwide scientific community with a useful and intelligent synthesis of the primary research literature for a broad spectrum of scientific disciplines. Annual Reviews publications are among the most highly cited in the scientific literature, and are available in print and online to individuals, institutions, and consortia throughout the world.

Content:Annual Reviews published full text – 37 journals and also 50000 articles.


Subject Area Covered:Science and Technology

Short Description: The Access to Research for Development and Innovation (ARDI) program is coordinated by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in collaboration with science and technology publishers and content providers. It is intended to provide access to scientific and technical information to national patent offices and academic and research institutions so as to stimulate innovation and promote the use of industrial property rights in least developed and developing countries. It requires a username and password.

Content:Online versions of journals, books and other scientific and technical information.

British Institute of Radiography

Subject Area Covered:To promote and encourage the study and practice of the art and science of radiology, radiobiology and the medical applications of nuclear science in all their aspects and the study of kindred sciences.

Short Description:The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) is the oldest radiological society in the world. The origins of the BIR can be traced back to a first meeting held on 2 April 1897 to form “The X-ray Society”. The first general meeting of the new society, now called “The Röntgen Society” in honour of Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen, was held on 3 June 1897. The formal Grand Inaugural Meeting was held at St Martin’s Town Hall in London in November that same year and was less than two years after Röntgen had discovered the X-rays.

Cambridge University Press Cambridge Journals Online Subject Area Covered: Multidisciplinary

Short Description:Cambridge University Online currently publishes over 300 peer-reviewed academic journals and provides the full text scholarly journals in a wide range of disciplines and focus on the journals of Asian history, culture, and public affairs.

Content: Full text – 230 journals and Abstracting and indexing – approximately 100 additional journals published by Cambridge University Press.

Cochrane Library Subject Area Covered: The Cochrane Library has the six databases: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, Cochrane Methodology Register ,Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects, Health Technology Assessment Database, NHS Economic Evaluation Database, About The Cochrane Collaboration.

Short Description:The Cochrane Library is a collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about groups in The Cochrane Collaboration.

Content:. Cochrane Reviews and Protocols are published continuously throughout each month.

de Gruyter Electronic Journals Subject Area Covered: History, Law ,Library and Information Science, Linguistics and Communications, Literary Studies, Mathematics, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Social Sciences, Theology, Judaism, Religion

Short Description:Access to over 100 titles delivering a wide variety of content in humanities, medicine, the sciences and law. Includes titles which are in the highest ISI ranks. Some journals have German-language titles and include contributions in English and other languages.

Content:. Full text of most De Gruyter titles and articles available in PDF.

De Gruyter LIS Books Subject Area Covered: Library and Information Science

Short Description:De Gruyter LIS Books provides, Clean interface and excellent navigation
Articles available in PDF, Comprehensive search facility

Content:. 45 e-books, predominantly IFLA publicationsLibrary and Information Science


Subject Area Covered: Social sciences and humanities, business, nursing, medicine and allied health, news.

Short Description: EBSCOhost is offering a collection of online databases of journals accessible via the web. EBSCOhost PERI Project Package has access to 8 major databases: Academic Search Premier; Business Source Premier; ERIC; Master file Premier; Newspaper Source; Health Source : Nursing & Academic; Health Source: Consumer Edition; Medline.

Content: Over 11,000 full texts, peer-reviewed journals and over 15,000 abstracted and indexed titles.

Edinburgh University Press(EUP )

Subject Area Covered: Archaeology, Architecture, Literary Studies, Philosophy, Historical Studies, African Studies, Linguistics, Film & Media Studies, Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies, Politics, Law, Scottish Studies.

Short Description: Edinburgh University Press is the premier scholarly publisher in Scotland of academic books and journals and one of the leading university presses in the UK. The Press seeks excellence in its chosen subjects combining high-quality scholarship and commerciality to produce academic works of lasting value.

Content: Edinburgh University Press publishes over 30 journals across a range of disciplines in the humanities and social sciences.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Xplore

Subject Area Covered:Electrical Engineering, Computer Science,Electronics, Biotechnology, Telecommunications, Power and Energy, and dozens of other technologies.

Short Description:IEEE Xplore provides web access to more than four-million full-text documents from some of the world’s most highly cited publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics. More than two-million documents are in robust, dynamic HTML format. The IEEE Xplore digital library is a powerful resource for discovery of and access to scientific and technical content published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its publishing partners. Approximately 20,000 new documents are added to IEEE Xplore each month.

Content:IEEE Explore provides more than four-million full text documents which includes 170+ Journals, 1,400+ conference proceedings, 5,100+ Technical standards, approximately 2,000 eBooks, and 400+ Educational courses.

IET Digital Library Subject Area Covered: Electrical and electronic engineering, Telecommunications, Computing, Power, Control, Radar, Circuits, Materials, Life sciences related research, IT

Content: Over 20 Research journals and letters in electrical and electronic engineering

IMF – International Monetary Fund Subject Area Covered: IMF economists tackle the full range of global macroeconomic issues in the in-depth studies, including topics such as cross-country comparisons, capacity building, financial integration, and globalization.

Short Description: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an organization of 188 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world.

IOP Publishing(Institute of Physics) Subject Area Covered: Applied physics ,Computer science, Condensed matter and materials science ,High energy and nuclear physics, Mathematics, applied mathematics and mathematical physics, Measurement science and sensors, Medical and biological sciences, Optical, atomic and molecular physics, Physics education ,Plasma physics.

Short Description: IOP science embraces innovative technologies to make it easier for researchers to access scientific, technical and medical content. IOP science allows to find relevant content quickly with enhanced search filtering, receive RSS feeds and email alerts when new content is published, view articles plus preprints and news, explore relevant articles based on subject classification codes.

Content: IOP publishes over 60 of the world’s most prestigious journals in physics and related sciences, all available online through IOP science.

Lyell Collection(The Geological Society)

Subject Area Covered: Geology, Earth Sciences.

Short Description: 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 The Geological Society owns two journals: The Journal of the Geological Society and Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology. Journal of the Geological Society (JGS) aims to publish the most topical and highest quality papers, summarizing the results of recent research across the full range of the Earth Sciences.

Content: The Lyell Collection contains 18000 peer-reviewed articles, 260 000 pages of Earth science content, Full-text archives back to 1811, Selected open-access articles,Free public access to abstracts and specially created extracts, Full electronic functionality.

Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. Subject Area Covered: Biotechnology, Biomedical research/life sciences, Clinical medicine and surgery, Law.

Short Description:Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. play an active and important role in advancing critical research and facilitating collaboration throughout the world in academia, industry, and government, and are also highly respected resources for legislators, policy makers, and educators.

Content:. Content exceeds 41,000 papers from more than sixty authoritative journals, all full-text searchable and linked to external bibliographic databases.

NPG – Palgrave Macmillan Journals Subject Area Covered: NPG focuses on business, the wider range of social sciences and the humanities.

Short Description:Nature Publishing Group (NPG) is a division of Macmillan Publishers Ltd, dedicated to serving the academic, professional scientific and medical communities.

Content:. Nature and Palgrave Macmillan (NPG) publishes journals, textbooks, monographs and professional reference works in print and online.

NPG – Nature

Subject Area Covered: Nature’s original mission statement was published for the first time on 11 November 1869. The journal’s original mission statement was revised in 2000. The objective of NPG is to results of Scientific Work and Scientific Discovery ; and to urge the claims of Science to a more general recognition in Education and in Daily Life ;

Content:Nature Publishing Group (NPG) is a publisher of high impact scientific and medical information in print and online. NPG publishes journals, online databases, and services across the life, physical, chemical and applied sciences and clinical medicine.

NRC Research Press Content:: 17 renowned journals from NRC Research Press, Canada.
OSA – Optical Society of America Content:15 renowned journals on optics and photonics published by OSA, conference papers, and selected OSA meeting content, including Advances in Optics and Photonics (AOP) are available here. To explore resources.
Oxford University Press journals Subject Area Covered:Biological Sciences, Medicine, Public Health and Epidemiology, Humanities, Social Sciences, Law, Economics, Business, and Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Computing and Physics.

Short Description:Oxford University Press journals publish academic and research journals covering a broad range of subject areas, two-thirds of which are published in collaboration with learned societies and other international organizations.

Policy Press Journals Subject Area Covered:Social policy, Social welfare, Family policy, Social work, Public policy, Criminal justice, Housing,Urban policy.

Short Description:Policy Press publishes work across a range of policy issues, across a range of disciplines and across a range of products from detailed evaluations to broader topical explorations

Project MUSE Subject Area Covered: Multidisciplinary

Short Description:Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social sciences content; since 1995, its electronic journal collections have supported a wide array of research needs at academic, public, special, and school libraries worldwide.

Content:. Project MUSE provides online access to over 440 journals in humanities and social sciences.

Royal College of Physicians Subject Area Covered:Neurology, hematology ,endocrinology infectious diseases ,rheumatology cardiology.

Short Description:SIts is aimed at practicing physicians in the UK and overseas and has relevance to all those managing or working within the healthcare sector.
Content: The Journal Clinical Medicine of this organization includes articles from original papers, professional issues, clinical guidance, medical humanities, ethics and clinical governance. Available in print and online.

Royal Society Subject Area Covered:Biological and physical sciences, history and philosophy.

Short Description:The Royal Society is a fellowship of the world’s most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
Content: The Royal Society publishes seven journals, covering the biological and physical sciences, history and philosophy of science etc.

Springer eJournals

Subject Area Covered: Engineering, Humanities, Social Sciences and Law, Mathematics and Statistics, Medicine, Physics and Astronomy

Short Description: Springer is one of the leading international scientific publishing companies. Springer’s eJournals cover a wide range of subjects including biomedicine and the life sciences, clinical medicine, physics, engineering, mathematics, computer sciences, human sciences, social sciences and economics.

SPIE Digital Library Subject Area Covered:Optics and photonics, including optical engineering, electronic imaging, biomedical optics, microlithography, remote sensing, and nan photonics.

Short Description:The SPIE Digital Library is the most extensive resource available on optics and photonics, providing unprecedented access to more than 275,000 technical papers from SPIE journals and conference proceedings from 1990 to the present.
Content: SPIE conferences result in over 350 proceedings annually, reports on state of the art and cutting-edge technology advancements, frequently long before they are captured in archival journals.

The University of Chicago Press


JSTOR Platform Interface

Subject Area Covered:Economics, Education, Humanities, Law, Life and Physical Sciences, Social Sciences.

Short Description:Since its founding in 1891 as one of the three original divisions of the University of Chicago, the Press has embraced as its mission the obligation to disseminate scholarship of the highest standard and to publish serious works that promote education, foster public understanding, and enrich cultural life. Through books and journals programs, they seek not only to advance scholarly conversation within and across traditional disciplines but, in keeping with the University of Chicago’s experimental tradition, to help define new areas of knowledge and intellectual endeavor.
Content: The Journals Division publishes 50 journals and hardcover serials, in a wide range of academic disciplines, including the social sciences, the humanities, education, the biological and medical sciences, and the physical sciences. They launched our electronic publishing efforts in 1995 and by 2004 all our journals were available online.

Taylor & Francis eBestseller Packages Subject Area Covered:Business and Economics, Asian Studies, History, Psychology, Media, ,Philosophy, Linguistics, Geography, Politics, Architecture, Religion, Classics

Short Description:Taylor & Francis eBooks are accessible online from anywhere with web access by IP addresses or username/password. Unlike in a print library, each title within a subscription package can be viewed by five users at a time online. Each user may print up to 30 pages per eBook/per session.
Content: The Taylor & Francis eBestseller Packages contains 1200 of their bestselling eBook titles from twelve key subject areas.

The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Short Description: INFORMS publishes 12 scholarly journals, including a journal for the practice of OR/MS (Interfaces), as well as an on-line open access journal (INFORMS Transactions on Education).
The International Forestry Review (IFR) Subject Area Covered: Forest Management, Forestry, and Forestry Policy.
Short Description:The International Forestry Review is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes papers, research notes and book reviews on all aspects of forestry and forest research.
Content:t is published four times per year. Themed editions are a regular feature and attract a wide audience.
World Bank e- library Subject Area Covered: World Bank e- library is one of the largest archives of The World Bank’s data.
Wiley Online Library Subject Area Covered:Wiley Online Library hosts the world’s broadest and deepest multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health, physical and Pure Science, Social science, Engineering, Management, Humanities, Law and Medical Science.

Short Description:Wiley is the international scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, with strengths in every major academic and professional field and partnerships with many of the world’s leading societies

Content:Wiley Online Library is one of the world’s most extensive multidisciplinary collections of the online resource with over 3,500 online books, and hundreds of multi-volume reference work, laboratory protocols, and databases.

Emerald Subject Area Covered:The world’s leading scholarly publisher of journals in Management, Business Strategy, HR, Operations, Logistics, Organization Studies,Information & Knowledge Management,Engineering, Finance, Economics, Education,Environmental Management,Tourism & Hospitality management, Public Policy, Library and Information Science and much more.

Short Description:Emerald works in close collaboration with a number of academic and corporate organizations and associations worldwide, including: the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Academy of Management, the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA), the American Library Association (ALA), the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), CEEMAN (Central and East European Management Development Association), amongst others.

Content:Emerald is a global publisher linking research and practice to the benefit of society. Emerald today manages a range of digital products, a portfolio of nearly 300 journals, more than 2,500 books and 1,500 teaching cases.

ACM Digital Library Subject Area Covered:The ACM Digital Library is the most comprehensive collection of full-text articles and bibliographic records in existence today covering the fields of Computing and Information technology.

Short Description:ACM publishes research from the leading names in computing, which has proven crucial to developing the technology. ACM has over 110,000 members in 190 countries worldwide and 37 Special Interest Groups covering the breadth of Computer science and IT. ACM Publications including journals, magazines, conference proceedings, newsletters are accessible through UDL. A richly interlinked set of connections among authors, works, institutions, and specialised communities.

Content:The ACM Digital Library is a research, discovery and networking platform containing:
1)The Full-Text Collection of all ACM publications, including journals, conference proceedings, technical magazines, newsletters, and books.
2) A collection of curated and hosted full-text publications from select publishers.
3) The ACM Guide to Computing Literature, a comprehensive bibliographic database focused exclusively on the field of Computing.

JSTOR Subject Area Covered: Business, Economics, Science, Art & Art History, Classical Studies, Education, History, Archaeology, Language & Literature, Law, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Jewish Studies, 19th Century British Pamphlets, African Cultural Heritage Sites and Landscapes, Struggles for Freedom in Southern Africa.
Short Description: JSTOR provides access to more than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines JSTOR helps people discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform and preserves this content for future generations.