AskZad contains scans of original articles going as far back as 1823. AskZad's diverse collection includes published content from the Middle East in Arabic as well as Arabic content worldwide. The majority of AskZad's content is in Arabic but content in English, French and German is also available.
This database serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels. Covering more than 160 subjects areas, ProQuest Central is the largest aggregated database of periodical content. This award-winning online reference resource features a highly-respected, diversified mix of content including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, books, newspapers, reports and videos
SAGE Business Cases contains over 1,000 real-world examples of business cases designed to suit the needs of students, researchers and faculty from short vignettes to narrative long form, written using both field research and publicly available information. If offers real-world examples from leading businesses in the world, which covers contemporary and noteworthy issues from General Business & Management to International Business, and more.
An abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and selected web sources with tools to track, analyze and visualize research in science, mathematics, engineering, technology, health and medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities subject areas.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Academic Video Online is the most comprehensive video subscription available to libraries. It delivers more than 62,000 titles spanning the widest range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music, and more.
Dubai Digital Library (DDL) is a project of The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) which offers free and paid Arabic content. It has more than 200 thousand titles and approximately 2 million digital materials.
This Database includes all information resources issued by the Arab Organization for Translation (AOT) constituting all resources, such as e-books, journal articles, book reviews. It covers various topics such as Languages & Linguistics, Philosophy, Political Science, Economics, etc.
Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of these issues. Rich multimedia - including podcasts, video, and interactive graphs - enhance each portal. Use Browse Issues and Topics, Country Finder, Basic Search or Advanced Search to explore the database.
NYTimes.com is a multi-platform news tool that provides full access to New York Times and International New York Times content, including breaking news, multimedia, reviews and opinion, blogs, videos and more. NYTimes.com is updated 24/7 with corresponding time stamps. From the home page, one can access more than 25 Times sections, including World, Politics, New York, Opinion, Business, Technology, Science, Sports, Arts, Fashion & Style, and Video.
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The new Safari features a curated library of the best technical books today—including titles from Pearson, O’Reilly Media,and more—organized by the most popular subjects, from web development and mobile apps to entrepreneurship and UX/IA.
The new fully online version of Teaching Professor includes everything readers have loved about The Teaching Professor for so many years—great articles and practical, evidence-based insights. It also contains many new features and formats that will make it an even more indispensable resource.